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9:10 am
Tue January 9, 2007

Pam and the Pearls to perform at Grand Olde Players Theatre this weekend

Dance/Show band continues Jazz on Stage Series

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11:22 am
Tue December 19, 2006

Jazz in the Afternoon, Jazz Junction to feature Holiday Jazz Music

New and classic holiday selections to presented

Omaha, Nebraska – Jazz in the Afternoon and Jazz Junction will present Christmas Jazz music this week.

Hosts Chris Cooke and Mike Jacobs will feature a lively mix of classic and new Christmas Jazz recordings on Tuesday and Wednesay's Jazz in the Afternoon broadcasts. Tuesday's broadcast will feature music from Jorge Nila and the Jazz Ninjas, Diana Krall, Eric Reed, and others.

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Jazz
10:55 am
Fri December 15, 2006

KIOS to present NPR's Toast of the Nation 2006

Photos by Jos. L. Knaepen, John Abbott, Jimmy Katz. Image editing by Chris Cooke.

NPR to ring in the New Year from jazz clubs around the country.

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Jazz
9:41 am
Tue December 12, 2006

Omaha jazz musicians to entertain at local libraries

Weekend afternoon performances to feature holiday music

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Jazz
12:17 pm
Wed December 6, 2006

A Nebraska Brass Christmas

Holiday favorites presented by the Midwest's most well-known brass quintet

Omaha, Nebraska – The Nebraska Brass presents their most popular concert of the year, "A Nebraska Brass Christmas", this week. The concert has become a family tradition with a variety of familiar holiday favorites as performed by the Midwest's most well-known brass quintet. There are several concert performances to choose from:

Thursday, December 7 - All Saints Episcopal Church, 9302 Blondo Street, Omaha, Nebraska - 7:30 p.m.

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Jazz
1:43 pm
Sun December 3, 2006

An interview with Robin Eubanks

Photo credit: Chris Cooke

Member of Dave Holland's Big Band which has won the 71st Annual Downbeat Reader's Poll

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Omaha, Nebraska – Robin Eubanks is one of the leading trombonists on today's jazz scene.

As a member of the Dave Holland Big Band, which has won the "jazz group, big band" category in the 71st Annual Readers Poll in Downbeat magazine, Eubanks' trombone playing is internationally acclaimed.

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Jazz
12:48 pm
Wed November 29, 2006

Jazz in the Afternoon Thursday to present music from Dianne Reeves

Vocalist to perform in Omaha Friday night

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12:30 pm
Tue November 28, 2006

Omaha Press Club, 11/28/06

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – John Christensen, Interim Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha

Jazz
7:34 am
Thu November 23, 2006

The House that Trane built celebrates story of label

Impulse records to be featured on documentary, Jazz in the Afternoon

Omaha, Nebraska – A one-hour documentary, The House that Trane built: The Story of Impulse Records, will be presented at 1pm Friday on KIOS.

The documentary explores the story of a major jazz label with a maverick spirit.

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Jazz
11:30 am
Wed November 22, 2006

Frank Basile to peform in Omaha Wednesday Night

Saxophonist grew up in Omaha

Omaha, Nebraska – New York Baritone Saxophonist Frank Basile returns to Omaha Wednesday night for a performance in the Old Market.

Frank Basile is an Omaha raised baritone saxophonist who resides in New York City and has performed with the Vanguard Orchestra, Mingus Big Band, Dizzy Gillespie Alumni Big Band, Michael Bluble and many others.

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