January 15-18, 2016 | New Paltz, NY
For our sixth consecutive year, WBGO is pleased to extend to you an invitation to Jazz on the Mountain at the historic Mohonk Mountain House in the scenic Catskills. Celebrating 17 years at Mohonk, WBGO’s Michael Bourne will host this stellar program – a four-day musical extravaganza over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Enjoy a welcome reception Friday night, a Saturday night dinner with the musicians and Michael Bourne, and a fun scavenger hunt Sunday afternoon.
12:30pm, October 3rd-31stmore
Discover America's original musical art form at the WBGO Kids Jazz Concert Series - a free concert series bringing jazz culture and performance to your neighborhood. WBGO presents these concerts during the Spring and Fall on Saturday afternoons. These interactive, hour-long concerts give kids opportunities to learn about the distinct qualities of jazz, and why it's a reflection of our community, our nation, and our world! Q&A sessions with the artists, small gifts, and a chance to win a door prize are just some of the reasons to come out and join us!
WBGO & 2 Gateway Free Concert: Craig Handy (Hosted by Gary Walker)
12pm, October 7th, 2015 | 2 Gateway Center, Newark, NJ
Come enjoy a free concert of acclaimed sax player Craig Handy in Newark's 2 Gateway Center! Handy's fluid, nuanced stylings epitomize the post-bop sound. WBGO's Morning Jazz host Gary Walker will be on hand to preside over the show!