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Jazz
2:19 pm
Thu January 31, 2008

Johnny Cash Special to air February 3rd

Program looks back at groundbreaking TV variety show

Omaha, Nebraska – The Johnny Cash Show Radio Special will air on KIOS on Sunday February 3, 2008 at 3:00PM.

This new one-hour radio special hosted by Rodney Crowell features

an in-depth look at Johnny Cash's groundbreaking TV variety show

(1969-1971).

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Jazz
12:18 pm
Tue January 15, 2008

Trombonist Matt Niess in concert Wednesday

Trombonist to perform with Young Lions All-Star Band in Lincoln.

Omaha, Nebraska – The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra presents the third concert of its 2007-2008 series of events featuring world-renowned trombonist, Matt Niess with the talented 2008 Young Lions All-Star Band, Wednesday, January 16.

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Jazz
11:55 am
Thu January 3, 2008

Let's Get Lost

Baker documentary showing at Ruth Sokolof Theater.

Omaha, Nebraska – Let's Get Lost can be rediscovered by jazz fans this week.

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Jazz
12:25 pm
Tue January 1, 2008

Frank Sinatra: A Voice in Time

Special to focus on Sinatra's early years.

Omaha, Nebraska – A new one-hour radio special focusing on the early years of

Frank Sinatra's career will air Thursday night.

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Jazz
10:13 am
Fri December 28, 2007

NPR's Toast Of The Nation: New Years Eve Jazz Special

Broadcast begins at 7pm New Year's Eve and runs until 4am January 1st on KIOS

Omaha, Nebraska – KIOS will ring in the New Year with another stellar broadcast of Toast of the Nation.

This year's broadcast is the 28th annual celebration. For the first time, Toast of the Nation will ring in the New Year not just coast to coast but from Europe as well.

The broadcast is produced by WBGO-FM

in Newark, New Jersey with Rhonda Hamilton hosting all night from a new location, Yoshi's in San Francisco.

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Jazz
10:18 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Tony Bennett: The Ultimate American Songbook

Special to focus on Bennett's contributions to the genre.

Omaha, Nebraska – In the 20th Century, American songwriters penned tunes that became the standard for vocalists around the world. These songs have been interpreted and reinterpreted in many different ways for many decades by countless vocalists.

Tony Bennett is in that rare class of artist who actually took part in their original interpretation.

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Jazz
8:38 am
Wed December 26, 2007

Monk At 90! - Fazioli Piano Marathon

Program to air Thursday at 9:00PM on KIOS.

Omaha, Nebraska – Thelonious Monk's music will be celebrated Thursday night on a three-hour special broadcast entitled Monk At 90! - Fazioli Piano Marathon.

Host Geri Allen, herself one of the finest pianists in jazz today, hosts the program.

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Jazz
11:16 am
Sat December 22, 2007

Red Hot Holiday Stomp

Program to air at 1:00pm December 25th.

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Omaha's Story
1:51 pm
Fri December 21, 2007

Omaha's Story 12/19/2007

Charlene Tarsney & Catherine Prinz

Charlene Tarsney talks with Catherine Prinz, who started a grass-roots effort to bring a public library to the Dundee neighborhood 34 years ago.

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Jazz
10:20 am
Wed December 19, 2007

Joy To The World 2007

Holiday jazz special to air Thursday evening

Omaha, Nebraska – "Joy to the World 2007" is a rich, hour-long live performance of holiday jazz hosted by pianist Bob Thompson. Produced by West Virginia Public Broadcasting since 1993 in Charleston, W. Va., it is performed before a consistently sold-out audience at Charleston's Cultural Center Theater. "Joy to the World" has traditionally been the kickoff to the holiday season in Charleston.

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