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12:57 pm
Fri October 27, 2006

An interview with Kenny Garrett

Kenny Garrett at the 2005 Iowa City Jazz Festival.
Photo Credit: Chris Cooke/KIOS

Beyond the Wall is saxophonist's most ambitious recording to date

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Omaha, Nebraska – Kenny Garrett is one of the most accomplished musicians of his generation. Whether in the studio or on the bandstand, Garrett becomes a channel for inspired musical statements.

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9:43 am
Fri October 27, 2006

Intergeneration Orchestra Benefit Concert this weekend

Source:Intergeneration Orchestra of Omaha

Concert is Orchestra's 6th Annual

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1:30 pm
Fri October 20, 2006

Omaha Press Club, 10/20/06

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Nebraska Second Congressional District debate: Incumbent Republican Lee Terry vs. Democrat Jim Esch

7:39 am
Wed October 11, 2006

An Interview with Patricia Barber

Chicago-based composer/vocalist/pianist/ bandleader Patricia Barber (above with Last Call host Chris Cooke) has a gift for creating deeply personal compositions, and reinterpreting already existing songs according to her own fiercely independent vision.
Photo credit: Rebecca Cooke

New release Mythologies combines jazz and Greek mythology

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8:13 am
Wed October 4, 2006

Ernest Dawkins' New Horizons Ensemble on the Last Call

A exciting set at the Original Velvet Lounge in Chicago

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1:59 pm
Tue October 3, 2006

Jazz on Stage series continues Sunday

Image source: Grand Olde Players Theatre

Joey Gulizia and the G Notes scheduled to perform

Omaha, Nebraska – The Jazz on Stage series at the Grand Olde Players Theatre continues Sunday with a performance by the G Notes.

Led by Joey Gulizia, the G Notes feature some of the area's best musicians including the legendary Joe Genovesi on clarinet. The group plays Mainstream, New Orleans, and Latin Jazz.

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10:14 am
Wed September 27, 2006

Guitarist Mike Stern to be featured on Last Call

Mike Stern's latest will be featured on the Last Call on Saturday night. Image Source: Heads Up Records

Veteran guitarist creates richly satisfying disc for progressive jazz fans

Omaha, Nebraska – Saturday night?s Last Call will feature music from one of the finest guitarists on today's jazz scene. Mike Stern is back with an outstanding recording: Who Let the Cats Out?

On Stern's thirteenth release as a leader, the award winning three-time Grammy nominee continues to blur the boundaries between jazz, funk, blues and rock with eleven unique originals.

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1:30 pm
Fri September 22, 2006

Omaha Press Club, 9/22/06

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Dave Nabity of the Nebraska Stop-Over-Spending (SOS) Coalition; Mick Mines, a member of the Nebraska State Legislature from Blair “Put a Lid On It: State Spending in Nebraska”

7:41 am
Thu September 21, 2006

Last Call presents the Art Ensemble of Chicago

Photo source: Pi Recordings

Legendary jazz group releases 2 CD set

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7:56 am
Fri September 15, 2006

An interview with Trumpeter Tim Hagans

Tim Hagans at the Iowa City Jazz Festival, 2006
Photo credit: Chris Cooke

Educator/Bandleader explores the cutting edge of jazz with a firm straight ahead foundation

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