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12:22 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Last Call Review: Rob Mazurek's Exploding Star Electro Acoustic Orchestra: The Space Between/Delmark

Creativity, innovation, and artistry help define the rich body of work that cornetist Rob Mazurek has released. Mazurek's relentless exploration of the frontiers of jazz in recent years has put him at the forefront of adventuresome music. In a career spanning over 25 years, Mazurek has written nearly 200 original compositions. His latest work may be his most ambitious yet. Mazurek has returned with his Exploding Star Electro Acoustic Ensemble on one of the most profound discs in recent memory, The Space Between(Delmark Records).

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11:15 am
Tue January 21, 2014

Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years

"The reason we've lived this long is because we never married. We never had husbands to worry us to death!"
Credit Omaha Community Playhouse

 Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters' First 100 Years is a touching, biographical, story that chronicles Bessie and Sadie's Delany’s struggles and triumphs over race and gender challenges. Veteran actors and real-life sisters Camille Metoyer Moten and Lanette Metoyer Moore sat down to give us an inside look at the play and how it parallels their own lives growing up in civil rights-era Omaha.  

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2:30 pm
Mon January 20, 2014

Nebraska Broadcasters Association Convention Lecture, 1/20/14

NEBRASKA BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CONVENTION LECTURE – Herman Cain, former Chief Executive Officer of Godfather’s Pizza, former President of the National Restaurant Association, former member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, , and former Republican candidate for President of the United States “The Power of Broadcasting: To Inform, Entertain and Inspire”

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1:25 pm
Mon January 13, 2014

Omaha Press Club, 1/13/14

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – The Honorable Tom Hanafan, former Mayor of the City of Council Bluffs

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10:58 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Jazz From Studio One: January, 2014

Jazz From Studio One returns in 2014 with more great jazz music, produced by the students of the Omaha Public Schools radio broadcasting program.

The New Year starts with:

January 9: Best Jazz of 1964  Some of the notable jazz recordings of 1964 featuring George Benson, Sarah Vaughan, Dave Brubeck, McCoy Tyner and more.

Our next program will be..

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2:11 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

Governor's Lecture in the Humanities, 1/6/14

GOVERNOR’S LECTURE IN THE HUMANITIES – Annette Gordon-Reed, Charles Warren Professor of American Legal History at Harvard School of Law, and author of “Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemmings: An American Controversy” “The Most Blessed of Patriarchs: Thomas Jefferson and the Empire of Imagination”

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7:29 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

Jazz CD of the Month: Shauli Einav / Generations / Posi-Tone Records

Shauli Einav is a saxophonist from Israel based in New York. His new cd, Generations, captures him and his band burning brightly on a varied program of jazz standards and two original tunes from Einav. The sound harkens back to the Blue Note sessions of the 1960's and if you didn't know this was a new album, you might think you were listening to some long lost Blue Note bop session from the vault.

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2:00 pm
Mon December 30, 2013

Durham Museum Lecture, 12/30/13

DURHAM MUSEUM LECTURE– Spencer Davis, Professor of History at Peru State College “A Look Back at 1963”

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8:52 pm
Sat December 28, 2013

Toast of the Nation to air New Year's Eve on KIOS

An NPR tradition every New Year's Eve since 1979, Toast of the Nation is perfect for the occasion. It's jazz you can party to, all night from coast to coast,with countdowns to midnight in all four continental time zones. Spirited, improvised, grooving and swinging, each segment is a stop in a sequence of celebrations and contributing something new to the musical feast. Toast of the Nation is co-produced by WBGO FM in Newark, New Jersey and NPR Music.

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2:20 pm
Mon December 23, 2013

Creighton University Lecture 12/23/13

CREIGHTON UNIVERSITY LECTURE – 20TH ANNUAL MARKOE-DEPORRES SOCIAL JUSTICE LECTURE – David Hollenbach, University Chairman in Human Rights and International Justice at Boston College “Pacem in Terris at 50: Catholics and Human Rights in the Twenty-First Century”

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