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2:27 pm
Wed August 30, 2006

Part Two of the 2005 Detroit International Jazz Fest to air Friday

Recorded performances from Dave Brubeck, Joey DeFrancesco, Joe Zawinul

Omaha, Nebraska – Part Two of the best of the 2005 Detroit International Jazz Festival will air this Friday on KIOS at 1pm.

Performers include Joey DeFrancesco, Charles McPherson, Oscar Castro-Neves, Joe Zawinul, Jean ?Toots? Thielemans, Dave Brubeck, and the Soul Survivors featuring Les McCann, Cornell Dupree, Stanley Banks and Ronnie Cuber.

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7:24 am
Sat August 26, 2006

Jazz in the Afternoon presents tribute to Maynard Ferguson

Image source: jazztrumpetsolos.com

Host Chris Cooke interviewed trumpeter/bandleader in 1999

Hear the entire interview here (33:30)

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8:02 am
Tue August 22, 2006

Sing, Sing, Swing Orchestra to wrap up Jazz on the Green Thursday

Robert Glaser's 11-piece band concludes annual concert series

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1:30 pm
Mon August 21, 2006

Omaha Press Club, 8/21/06

OMAHA PRESS CLUB – Steve Fischer, author of “When the Mob Ran Vegas: Stories of Money, Mayhem and Murder”

11:14 am
Sun August 20, 2006

Grismore/Scea Group releases Well Behaved Fish

Image source: Accurate Records

Host Chris Cooke interviews group co-leader/guitarist Steve Grismore

Listen to the interview

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9:53 am
Thu August 17, 2006

Last Call to present Eric Dolphy recording

Out There still adventuresome after 46 years..
Prestige/Rudy Van Gelder Remasters Series

The adventuresome Out There recorded 46 years ago this month

Omaha, Nebraska – On Saturday night's Last Call..host Chris Cooke will present music that still pushes the outside of the envelope...46 years after it was recorded.

Eric Dolphy's Out There is a stunning statement from a reedman who was exploring the frontiers of jazz with confidence.

Dolphy, on alto saxophone, flute, B-Flat and bass clarinets is joined by Ron Carter on cello, George Duvivier on bass and Roy Haynes on drums.

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1:39 pm
Wed August 9, 2006

Omaha Jazz Blues and Gospel Festival returns this Weekend

The 6th annual festival at Metropolitan Community College

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7:55 am
Tue August 8, 2006

Blues Society of Omaha All-Stars to perform at Joslyn

Image Source: Joslyn Art Museum

Blues and more at Jazz on the Green Thursday

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8:38 am
Thu August 3, 2006

Jazz in the Afternoon Thursday to feature Melvin Rhyne

Melvin Rhyne in performance at the Iowa City Jazz Festival, 2006.
Chris Cooke/KIOS

The Hammond B-3 player known for his Wes Montgomery recordings

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11:23 am
Wed August 2, 2006

Kerry Strayer Septet to perform at Jazz on the Green

Image credit: Joslyn Art Museum

Joslyn presents Kansas City favorite

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