New Options for Youth Initiative
Michael Lyon talks with John Jeanetta of the AIM Institute about the development of a possible alternative credentialing system for out-of-school youth between the ages of 16 and 24.
School Board of Council Bluffs
A'Jamal Byndon talks with Janine Headen about her experiences as a member of the Council Bluffs (Iowa) School Board.
Creighton President's Forum on Business Ethics
This week's show features a recent speech at Creighton by former Conagra and RJR Nabisco chairman and CEO Charles M. Harper.
Saxophonist to perform at the Grand Olde Players Theatre this weekend
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – The Jazz on Stage series at the Grande Olde Players theatre continues Sunday with Saxophonist Mark Benson and Friends.
Benson is an accomplished saxophonist who plays with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra and also is a composer and educator.
He will be joined Sunday on stage by Dan Cerveny (keyboards), Carlos Figueroa (percussion) and Jerry DeVore (bass).
Vocalist performed with sextet at Auditorium for the Enrichment of Life
Omaha, Nebraska – The Jazz Arts Midwest series continues on Friday night with vocalist/bandleader Angela Hagenbach.
No stranger to audiences in the Midwest, Hagenbach has performed at festivals and concerts on many occasions, exciting audiences with her Latin-tinged jazz and energetic stage presence.
The American Dream: A Novel
A'Jamal Byndon talks with Mike Palecek, author of The American Dream, a satirical look at America today.
Speech Language Pathology
This week Michael Lyon talks with Dani Marquiss, a speech language pathologist for the Omaha Public Schools, about articulation disorders, autism and other concerns.
Program features jazz/comedy mix
Omaha, Nebraska – KIOS will present a special program Friday afternoon in honor of Jazz Appreciation Month.
"Jazz At Lincoln Center-Stand Up For Jazz" will start off the Friday afternoon jazz lineup.
Recorded last October by Jazz at Lincoln Center at its new home, Frederick P. Rose Hall in New York, the program is a delightful mix of jazz and comedy.
The program features the legendary comedic actor, comedian, composer, author and lover of jazz, Bill Cosby in concert.
Vocalist will perform with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra
Omaha, Nebraska – He is one the best male jazz vocalists on todays scene.With a rich, warm voice, he sustains the vocalese traditions created by masters like Jon Hendricks and Eddie Jefferson.
Girls On the Run
Guest host Alicia Peters and her guests look at a program designed to boost the self-esteem of girls between the ages of 8 and 13.