May 22, 2009. Posted by Brandy Wood.
WBGO's Becca Pulliam, producer of JazzSet, was recently nominated for The Willis Conover–Marian McPartland Award for Broadcasting. The winner will be announced at this year's Jazz Journalists Association Awards celebration on June 16th at the Jazz Standard. If you're a member of the Jazz Journalists Association, you can vote here until June 4th .
Becca has been busy recording great live sets up and down the east coast and will head out to Detroit in July.
WBGO congratulates Becca on this nomination. Break a leg!
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May 19, 2009. Posted by Brandy Wood.
WBGO received a My Source Community Impact Award for Engagement from the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB). WBGO's educational outreach to youth is manifold. The WBGO Kids Jazz Series accompanied with Jazzamatazz, a children’s newsletter, has been most successful. Also, the best college bands in New York and New Jersey visit WBGO's studio to celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month every April. The SUNY Purchase Jazz Endeavor performed on the award-winning series Next Generation JAM. Listen to the live broadcast by clicking below.
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