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10:40 am
Wed May 23, 2007

StoryCorps: Omaha's Story 5/23/2007

Sam Amato & Lou Marcuzzo

Omaha's Story Little Italy

Two life-long friends share a few memories of growing up in Omaha's "Little Italy".

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12:30 pm
Tue May 22, 2007

Omaha Press Club, 5/22/07

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Todd Sneller, the Administrator of the Nebraska Ethanol Board, and Governor Heinemann’s representative to the Governors’ Ethanol Coalition “Ethanol 101: What Ethanol Means to You, Nebraska, and the World”

Jazz
11:01 am
Thu May 17, 2007

Terrell Stafford to perform with Nebraska Jazz Orchestra

Trumpeter to appear with orchestra in final season performance

Omaha, Nebraska – The Nebraska Jazz Orchestra (NJO) presents Trumpet Titan, the fifth and final concert of their season, this month. The concert will be held Friday, May 25 in Lincoln. Trumpeter Terell Stafford will join the NJO for this special night of music. The NJO is also proud to present the 2007 Young Jazz Artist winner, Gabriela Praetzel, on saxophone.

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Jazz
11:19 am
Fri May 11, 2007

Final Air Force Airmen of Note concert to be broadcast this Friday

Phil Woods performing with the USAF Airmen of Note.

Closing installment of three part concert series features Phil Woods

Omaha, Nebraska – The final installment of a three part concert series featuring the United States Air Force's premier jazz ensemble will air Friday on KIOS.

The Jazz Heritage Concert Series has showcased the United States Air Force Airmen of Note with special guests. The Airmen of Note is comprised of eighteen musicians who tour throughout the United States twice a year, one of the few big bands these days to do so.

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Jazz
11:10 am
Fri May 11, 2007

Marty Marquez Celebrate Swing Quintet to perform this weekend

Celebrate Swing will wrap up Jazz on Stage series

Omaha, Nebraska – The Grand Olde Players Theatre will present their final jazz concert of the season this weekend with the Marty Marquez Celebrate Swing Quintet.

Marquez and his band will perform at 6pm Sunday night at the Theatre. There will be an open jam session in the theatre lobby at 5pm, allowing the students of music and the pros the opportunity to jam together and exchange musical ideas.

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Jazz
11:59 am
Sat April 21, 2007

Arturo Sandoval to perform in Omaha

Cuban trumpeter is a master of Latin Jazz

Omaha, Nebrasks – Legendary Cuban Trumpeter Arturo Sandoval is scheduled to perform this weekend in Omaha.

Equally at home onstage with the world's greatest symphony orchestras as well as today's best jazz and pop musicians, Sandoval will perform one night only at the Kiewit Concert Hall at the Holland Performing Arts Center in downtown Omaha.

Showtime is Saturday, April 28th at 8pm.

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Jazz
10:40 am
Sat April 21, 2007

Jeff Jenkins/Darryl White Group conclude Jazz Arts Midwest Series

Cique features(L-R) the noted pianist Jeff Jenkins with Bijou Barbosa on electric bass, trumpeter/educator Darryl White, and Brandon Draper on drums.
Photo credit: Chris Cooke

Cique a superb cutting edge jazz band

Chris talks with Darryl (25:14)

Omaha, Nebraska – The adventuresome band of Jeff Jenkins and Darryl White, Cique, concluded the Jazz Arts Midwest Series this weekend.

Cique featured the noted pianist Jeff Jenkins with trumpeter/educator Darryl White, plus Brandon Draper on drums and Bijou Barbosa on electric bass.

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12:30 pm
Fri April 13, 2007

Omaha Press Club, 4/13/07

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Omaha entrepreneur John Hoich will talk about overcoming a number of tragic circumstances while a youngster to turn mowing lawns into a multi-million dollar lawn care business.

Jazz
9:38 am
Wed April 11, 2007

Mark Benson to continue Jazz on Stage series

Saxophonist to perform at the Grand Olde Players Theatre this weekend

Omaha, Nebraska – The Jazz on Stage series at the Grande Olde Players theatre continues Sunday with Saxophonist Mark Benson and Friends.

Benson is an accomplished saxophonist who plays with the Nebraska Jazz Orchestra and also is a composer and educator.

He will be joined Sunday on stage by Dan Cerveny (keyboards), Carlos Figueroa (percussion) and Jerry DeVore (bass).

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Jazz
8:51 am
Wed April 11, 2007

An Interview with Angela Hagenbach

Angela Hagenbach performing in Omaha, 2003. Photo Credit: Chris Cooke.

Vocalist performed with sextet at Auditorium for the Enrichment of Life

Omaha, Nebraska – The Jazz Arts Midwest series continues on Friday night with vocalist/bandleader Angela Hagenbach.

No stranger to audiences in the Midwest, Hagenbach has performed at festivals and concerts on many occasions, exciting audiences with her Latin-tinged jazz and energetic stage presence.

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