Creighton English professor and pop-culture expert Robert Dornsife returns to talk with Cindy Workman about the making of the Beatles album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band". It's been 20 years since "it was 20 years ago today".
Michael Lyon talks with Keith Neisler, Carol Tschampl-Diesing and Doug Walker about the radio and television programs at OPS. Later, Michael talks to Fullerton Magnet Center teacher Karen Smith and some of her 3rd grade students, who recently visited Omaha Public Radio KIOS-FM.
Cindy Workman talks with Mike Markey, director of Shakespeare on the Green, about this year's lineup. Later, she talks with Heather Goertz and Stacey Mitchell about StoryCoach, a converted school bus which promotes literacy.
Trumpeter to appear with orchestra in final season performance
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra (NJO) presents Trumpet Titan, the fifth and final concert of their season, this month. The concert will be held Friday, May 25 in Lincoln. Trumpeter Terell Stafford will join the NJO for this special night of music. The NJO is also proud to present the 2007 Young Jazz Artist winner, Gabriela Praetzel, on saxophone.
Closing installment of three part concert series features Phil Woods
By Chris Cooke
Omaha, Nebraska – The final installment of a three part concert series featuring the United States Air Force's premier jazz ensemble will air Friday on KIOS.
The Jazz Heritage Concert Series has showcased the United States Air Force Airmen of Note with special guests. The Airmen of Note is comprised of eighteen musicians who tour throughout the United States twice a year, one of the few big bands these days to do so.