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  • JAM: Rutgers #1 Jazz Chamber Ensemble

    June 16, 2009. Posted by Simon Rentner.

    Add new comment | Filed under: Jazz Alive

    rutgersClick below to listen to the Rutgers #1 Jazz Chamber Ensemble (sextet), under the direction on Stanley Cowell. They visited WBGO on April 21st to celebrate JAM: Jazz Appreciation Month.

    Ryan Oliver, tenor & soprano sax
    Donald Malloy, trumpet
    Brent Chiarello, trombone
    Andy Warren, electric guitar
    Andy Michalec, acoustic piano
    Nimrod Speaks, bass
    Jaimeo Brown, drums
  • The Julliard Jazz Artist Diploma Ensemble

    June 15, 2009. Posted by Simon Rentner.

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    Last April, WBGO celebrated Jazz Appreciation Month with some of America's top young talent.  The musicians featured in The Julliard Jazz Artist Diploma Ensemble may be the creme de la creme.  Led by drummer Carl Allen, the band visited our studio on April 22nd.  Click below to listen to their full set.



    Donald Vega, Piano
    Jason Stewart
    , Bass
    Peter Van Nostrand
    , Drums
    Miles Okazaki
    , Guitar
    Adam Niewood
    , Saxophone
    Marshall Gilkes
    , Trombone

  • Bill McHenry: Live at the Village Vanguard

    June 10, 2009. Posted by Joshua Jackson.

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    Tonight at 9pm.  Find it online at NPR Music.
    Listen to an interview with McHenry on The Checkout.
    Bird Alone: Bill McHenry and the Wood Thrush