Jazz
10:59 am
Mon July 18, 2011

Jazz Heritage series with The United States Air Force Band Airmen of Note airs Friday

Third program will feature Al Jarreau.

KIOS presents the three-part 2011 Jazz Heritage series with The USAF Airmen of Note and special guests Fridays at 2:00PM July 8 and 15 and 22nd.

The third installment of the series, airing July 22nd will feature vocalist Al Jarreau. A vocalist whose work is beyond category, Al Jarreau's unique vocal style is one of the world's most precious treasures. His innovative musical expressions have made him one of the most exciting and critically acclaimed performers of our time with seven Grammy Awards, scores of international music awards and popular accolades worldwide.

The Jazz Heritage Concert Series showcases the United States Air Force Airmen of Note with special guests. The Airmen of Note is the premier jazz ensemble of the United States Air Force. It 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, in addition to international and jazz festival performances.

This year's series is guest hosted by Dick Golden.

Tune in for part three of the 2011 Jazz Heritage series with The USAF Airmen of Note Friday afternoon at 2pm on KIOS.