|Jazz 88.3 jumps to hyperdrive with 2 shows a month in June and July. First up is the great Cuban pianist Chuchito Valdés on Tuesday, June 9. We anticipate ticket sales will be brisk. Jazz 88.3 Members can reserve tickets now online or at 619-388-3037. All ages are welcome. There will be a parking permit. Better get some rest while you can. |
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Tonight on the show...We'll be debuting all of this week's new adds to the Jazz 88.3 Music Library, including the much anticipated...at least by me ;)...release of "The Thompson Fields" from the Maria Schneider Orchestra, 8 years after their last release "Sky Blue".
We'll also be featuring music and bio of the Jazz 88.3 Artist of the Week, Kenny Barron, along with a preview of the coming week's Jazz Birthday's and Milestones (updated every day on the Jazz88.org Home Page
), the Jazz 88.3 Jazz and Blues Calendar...including Tuesday's Jazz Live with Chuchito Valdes, Jazz News, and MORE! READ THE FULL ARTICLE for links to everything we do on TNJT!
|"The Thompson Fields" is Jazz composer, arranger, and band leader Maria Schneider's first release in 8 years with the Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra, but in the mean time she won 3 Grammy Awards in 2014 in the classical music category for "Winter Morning Walks". Her new release is among 10 new Jazz albums being added to the Jazz 88.3 Music Library the week of June 8, 2015. Your Jazz 88.3 hosts will be introducing you to these new releases all week, so Listen Long, Often, and LIVE at 88.3 FM San Diego and Worldwide at Jazz88.org! You can check out the debut of all the new releases each week on The New Jazz Thing with Vince Outlaw, Monday evenings 6-8pm PT.|
- BEAT FUNKTION – “OLYMPUS”
- KEVIN BACHELDER / JASON LEE BRUNS – “CHERRY AVENUE”
- KURT ELLING – “PASSION WORLD”
- MELODY GARDOT – “CURRENCY OF MAN”
- STEVE KALDESTAD – “NEW YORK AFTERNOON”
- HALIE LOREN – “BUTTERFLY BLUE”
- BRAD MYERS – “PRIME NUMBERS”
- JEB PATTON – “SHADES AND TONES”
- EMIE R. ROUSSEL TRIO – “QUANTUM”
- MARIA SCHNEIDER ORCHESTRA – “THE THOMPSON FIELDS”
READ THE FULL ARTICLE
for links to artists websites, release reviews, and additional listening notes from the Jazz 88 Music staff....