Jazz
8:36 am
Wed August 13, 2008

Jazz in June Festival

Eight part series concludes Thursday night on KIOS.

2008 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Jazz in June Festival. The festival in Norman, Oklahoma is a highlight of the annual festival scene in the midwest. For the past few years, over 50,000 jazz fans have converged in Norman to enjoy the festival.

The final installment of the 2006 Jazz in June Festival will air on Thursday night. This show will feature more of trumpeter Marcus Belgrave's tribute to Louis Armstrong as well as the Norman North High School Jazz Choir.

Part 8 of the 8 part series of the 2006 Jazz in June Festival highlights will be aired at 8pm Thursday on KIOS. The series is produced by Jim Johnson of KGOU Radio. For more information about the festival you may visit www.jazzinjune.org