Maria Schneider and her 17-piece orchestra were winners of the 2005 Grammy? Award for "Best Large Jazz Ensemble"
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – Creating Orchestral Jazz at the highest level of excellence, Composer and Bandleader Maria Schneider is bringing her Orchestra to Lincoln, Nebraska this weekend.
The Maria Schneider Orchestra performs Saturday night, February 3, at the Lied Center in Lincoln. Showtime is 7:30pm.
Tickets are available by visiting liedcenter.org.
Legendary guitarist to perform 7pm Tuesday evening in Council Bluffs
Omaha, Nebraska – Pat Martino continues a new series of jazz concerts in the Omaha area Tuesday night.
The legendary guitarist appears for the Jazz Arts Midwest Concert Series on Tuesday, January 23. Jazz Arts Midwest's inaugural season will present seven top-flight jazz concerts through April.
State of the City Address
This week's show features Omaha Mayor Mike Fahey's State of the City address, given at Creighton University on Wednesday, January 17.
The Year Ahead For OPS
Michael Lyon talks with Luanne Nelson, Director of Public Information for the Omaha Public Schools.
Native American and minority issues
A'Jamal Rashad Byndon talks with Dr. Jessiline Anderson from UNO's Psychology Department about Native American and minority issues. Dr. Anderson is a member of the Omaha Tribe.
Legendary guitarist to present two shows on January 23
Chris talks with Delfeayo (7:23)
Omaha, Nebraska – Pat Martino continues a new series of jazz concerts in the Omaha area next week.
American Association of University Women
Michael Lyon talks with Dr. Joanne Carlson about the upcoming 100th anniversary of the AAUW.
Economy 2006-07; Career Discovery
Professor Ernie Goss looks back at the 2006 economy and at factors for 2007. Then Gerry Phaneuf discusses a card-based system that helps career counselors zero in on students' interests.
Dance/Show band continues Jazz on Stage Series
In a program recorded in February of last year, A'Jamal Rashad Byndon talks with former Douglas County Attorney Stu Dornan about restorative justice.