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Jazz
1:55 pm
Sat February 10, 2007

Nebraska Jazz Orchestra to hold Valentine's Day Dance

Dinner and silent auction to be included

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Jazz
11:56 am
Wed February 7, 2007

Joe Buda and Friends perform Sunday at Grand Olde Players Theatre

Guitarist a veteran of the pop, blues and jazz scene

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Jazz
11:30 am
Tue February 6, 2007

Steve Shininger and the Bluffs Big Band to present tribute to Frank Sinatra

Jazz Arts Midwest series continues this weekend

Omaha, Nebraska – Steve Shininger and the Bluffs Big Band present "Swingin' Sinatra", a tribute to the legendary Frank Sinatra, this weekend.

The performances are part of the ongoing Jazz Arts Midwest concert series.

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Jazz
9:14 am
Sun February 4, 2007

Buddy Guy: Can't Quit The Blues

One hour special to air Monday night on KIOS

Omaha, Nebraska – A special program looking at the life and career of one of the most important Blues musicians ever will be broadcast on KIOS Monday night.

Buddy Guy: Can't Quit The Blues features the legendary bluesman and

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee in an extensive interview hosted by journalist Anthony DeCurtis.

Fifteen classic tracks from Buddy's career will also be presented.

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Jazz
9:13 am
Thu February 1, 2007

A Tribute to Alice Coltrane on the Last Call

Wife of John Coltrane was spiritual master, keyboard and harp artist

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12:30 pm
Sat January 27, 2007

Omaha Press Club, 1/30/07

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Former Nebraska Secretary of State, and currently Executive Director of the Nebraska Press Association, Allan Beerman “Nebraska Politics: The Real Stories”

Jazz
12:17 pm
Fri January 26, 2007

Bob Wills: The King of Western Swing to air on KIOS Sunday

Program profiles legendary Texas musician and bandleader

Omaha, Nebraska – KIOS will air on Sunday a one hour radio documentary on legendary

musician and bandleader Bob Wills.

In the 1930's, Wills fused American

fiddle music and jazz to create "Western Swing", which has influenced musicians as diverse as Ornette Coleman and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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Jazz
12:03 pm
Thu January 25, 2007

An Interview with Pat Martino

Photo credit: Jimmy Katz

Guitarist visited Council Bluffs January 23rd

Chris talks with Pat Martino (20:50)

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Jazz
8:42 am
Thu January 25, 2007

Maria Schneider Orchestra to perform in Lincoln February 3

Image Source: mariaschneider.com

Maria Schneider and her 17-piece orchestra were winners of the 2005 Grammy? Award for "Best Large Jazz Ensemble"

Omaha, Nebraska – Creating Orchestral Jazz at the highest level of excellence, Composer and Bandleader Maria Schneider is bringing her Orchestra to Lincoln, Nebraska this weekend.

The Maria Schneider Orchestra performs Saturday night, February 3, at the Lied Center in Lincoln. Showtime is 7:30pm.

Tickets are available by visiting liedcenter.org.

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Jazz
10:29 am
Mon January 22, 2007

Guitarist Pat Martino to perform at Jazz Arts Midwest Concert Series

Legendary guitarist to perform 7pm Tuesday evening in Council Bluffs

Omaha, Nebraska – Pat Martino continues a new series of jazz concerts in the Omaha area Tuesday night.

The legendary guitarist appears for the Jazz Arts Midwest Concert Series on Tuesday, January 23. Jazz Arts Midwest's inaugural season will present seven top-flight jazz concerts through April.

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