12:13 pm
Wed April 1, 2009

KIOS presents Highlights from the 37th Annual UNO Great Plains Jazz Festival

Program to air April 2nd at 8:00pm

Omaha, Nebraska – The second of three highlights shows from these years UNO Great Plains Jazz

Festival will air on April 2nd at 8:00PM. The series presents some of the areas

finest high school jazz bands performing at the Strauss Performing Arts Center

on the campus of the University of Nebraska at Omaha. The festival took place

February 20-21st. For this installment the schools performing are Council Bluffs' Abe Lincoln, Beatrice, Lincoln NorthStar and Omaha Central. Mike Jacobs hosts the series. The recording engineer was Bob

Coate with production assistance from Mike Hansen. The final show in the series

will air on May 7th at 8:00PM.