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Jazz
9:16 am
Fri August 31, 2007

Omaha Lit Fest starts Friday

Two day festival to take place September 14-15

Omaha, Nebraska – The Omaha Lit Fest starts Friday, September 14 in downtown Omaha.

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Jazz
2:17 pm
Wed August 29, 2007

Willie Nelson Sings the Blues with Wynton Marsalis and Friends

Special to air Labor Day on KIOS

Omaha, Nebraska – Two bright stars, country maverick Willie Nelson and jazz icon Wynton Marsalis, unexpectedly meet on common ground: the blues.

Recorded earlier this year in New York, this soulful concert features songs by well-known American composers such as Hoagy Carmichael, Duke Ellington, and Merle Travis, as well as songs written by more obscure bluesmen Harry Warren, Spencer Williams, and Jimmy Reed.

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Omaha's Story
8:48 am
Wed August 29, 2007

Omaha's Story 8/29/2007

Carolyn & Kimberley, with the box and paper dolls.
(by Bob Coate)

Carolyn Parker & Kimberley Turner

Omaha's Story, A Priceless Gift

Carolyn Parker tells her younger daughter about an awkward memory that led to a priceless gift.

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Jazz
9:48 am
Fri August 24, 2007

2nd Annual Hot Summer! Hot Art! Hot Jazz! Festival this weekend

Arts festival will include a performance by Camille Devore Quintet

Omaha, Nebraska – The 2nd Annual Hot Summer! Hot Art! Hot Jazz! Arts Festival takes place this weekend in downtown Omaha.

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Omaha's Story
1:47 pm
Thu August 23, 2007

Omaha's Story 8/22/2007

Valerie & John Bender
(by Jenna Weiss-Berman)

Valerie & John Bender

Omaha's Story, Life with Polio

Valerie Bender talks with her husband, John, about how her mother struggled to care for a husband with polio in the 1950s.

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Other Content
12:30 pm
Thu August 23, 2007

Omaha Press Club, 8/23/07

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Steve Fischer, author of “When the Mob Ran Vegas: Stories of Money, Mayhem and Murder” and "Showgirl Stories" and former Las Vegas showgirl Lisa Medford (this program was not aired)

Jazz
10:17 am
Sat August 18, 2007

Best of the 2006 Detroit International Jazz Festival to air on KIOS

Part 2 to air August 31

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Jazz
8:11 am
Fri August 17, 2007

Jazz on the Green series concludes at Joslyn Art Museum

Dwayne Dopsie

Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers to perform Thursday

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Jazz
8:45 am
Thu August 16, 2007

An interview with Paul Serrato

Pianomania the latest recording from Omaha native

Omaha, Nebraska – On Thursday's Jazz in the Afternoon Paul Serrato will join host Chris Cooke for an afternoon of music and conversation.

Serrato's latest recording is Pianomania, featuring more of the Latin-tinged jazz that has informed his previous efforts. Joining Pianist Serrato on the record are Bassist Hill Green and Conga player Henry Morales.

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Jazz
11:23 am
Wed August 15, 2007

An interview with Paul Serrato

Pianomania the latest recording from Omaha native

Omaha, Nebraska – On Thursday's Jazz in the Afternoon Paul Serrato will join host Chris Cooke for an afternoon of music and conversation.

Serrato's latest recording is Pianomania, featuring more of the Latin-tinged jazz that has informed his previous efforts. Joining Pianist Serrato on the record are Bassist Hill Green and Conga player Henry Morales.

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