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Friday evenings at 8:00 PM join award winning pianist, Grammy nominated composer, and Steinway Artist Joe Parillo as he brings you an hour of some of the best Jazz on the planet.

Friday evenings at 8:00 PM join award winning pianist, Grammy nominated composer, and Steinway Artist Joe Parillo as he brings you an hour of some of the best Jazz on the planet.
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Block Island, RI

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Friday evenings at 8:00 PM join award winning pianist, Grammy nominated composer, and Steinway Artist Joe Parillo as he brings you an hour of some of the best Jazz on the planet.

Language:

English

Contact:

Joe Parillo c/o Neoga Records PO Box 109 North Kingstown, RI 02852 401-294-9274


Episodes

04-13-19 Tchaikovsky Discovers America - WCRI's Classical Kids Hour

4/16/2019
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In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela invite you to join them as they listen to Tchaikovsky Discovers America. Based on the actual historical event, this story tells of the great composer’s arrival in New York for the grand opening of Carnegie Hall in 1891 and his famous trip to Niagara Falls. A surprise encounter with a young American girl, Jennie, reveals much about Tchaikovsky – his life in Russia, his love of music and his fears of conducting. This is a poignant...

Duration:00:44:52

04-14-19 Italian Opera Night - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

4/16/2019
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In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and The Newport Music Festivals Executive Director Pamela Pantos continue to preview the Newport Music Festival 2019 Season. The Festival’s Italian Opera Night at THE BREAKERS on Saturday, July 13 @ 8:00 pm. This season the Festival invites two opera stars to our stage: Kara Shay Thomson, Soprano, and Jonathan Burton, Tenor. Together they have sung Puccini’s Turandot, Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana, and Puccini’s Tosca at major opera companies throughout...

Duration:00:49:02

04-12-19 Pianists Richie Beirach & Andy LaVerne - Jazz After Dinner

4/16/2019
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On this week's show Joe listens to pianists Richie Beirach and Andy LaVerne from their piano duet 1993 Steeplechase recording "Universal Minds".

Duration:00:50:18

04-14-19 Jamestown Community Piano Association - Conducting Conversations

4/16/2019
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The Jamestown Community Piano Association is the subject this week's program with Nancy Benett, Program Director. We talk about their upcoming concerts and listen to some of the music being presented at the spring concerts, at St. Matthew's Church in Jamestown. For more information you can call 401-423-0515.​

Duration:00:49:25

04-06-19 The Song of the Unicorn - WCRI's Classical Kids Hour

4/8/2019
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In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela invite you to join them as they listen to The Song of the Unicorn narrated by Oscar winning actor Jeremy Irons. When a young queen falls mysteriously ill, her children are sent deep into the forest in search of her only cure: the legendary unicorn. The great magician Merlin helps them on their quest. With riddles and the unicorn's song, the children travel to the magical isle of Avalon.

Duration:00:49:41

04-07-19 Bon Soir-Summer Nights - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

4/8/2019
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In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and The Newport Music Festivals Executive Director Pamela Pantos continue to preview the Newport Music Festival 2019 Season. In this program they discuss Bon Soir – Summer Nights concert at The Breakers Thursday, July 18 @ 8:00 pm. This program is perfect for a Summer evening….Full of sensual repertoire. It begins with excerpts from the Nuit d’Ete - Summer Nights by Berlioz who lived from 1803 to 1869. He was revolutionary in the manner in which he viewed...

Duration:00:48:43

04-06-19 Flynn Automotive & Tire - The 95.9 Company Break

4/8/2019
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This month on The 95.9 Company Break Mike talks with owner Caroline Flynn of Flynn Automotive & Tire. At Flynn Automotive & Tire, they are dedicated to giving special attention to every auto repair need. They are known for making the client feel comfortable and they value all vehicles. They will inform and discuss the options' clients have for your automobiles. They have dedicated their lives to ensuring you and your family are safe on the roads. They make sure each customer is satisfied...

Duration:00:30:15

04-05-19 Pianists Richie Beirach & Andy LaVerne - Jazz After Dinner

4/8/2019
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On this week's show Joe listens to pianists Richie Beirach and Andy LaVerne from their piano duet 1994 Steeplechase recording "Too Grand".

Duration:00:48:55

04-07-19 Jamestown Community Chorus - Conducting Conversations

4/8/2019
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This week The Jamestown Community Chorus is the subject of the program with B. J. Whitehouse, Music Director and Judith Anderson, Publicity Chair. We talk about their upcoming program, “Director's Choice", and listen to some selections from the concerts that will be held on Saturday May 4th at 4 PM and Sunday May 5th at 3 PM at the Jamestown Recreation Center, 41 Conanicus Ave., Jamestown RI. For more information you can call 401-423-1574 or go to www.jamestownchorus.com ​

Duration:00:48:46

03-29-19 Pianist Kenny Barron - Jazz After Dinner

4/1/2019
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On this week's show Joe listens to pianist Kenny Barron from his 1993 Verve recording "Other Places".

Duration:00:47:08

03-31-19 Westminster Youth String Ensemble - Conducting Conversations

4/1/2019
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This week Westminster Youth String Ensemble is the subject of the program, with Kathleen Curran Monroe, Director. We talk about the upcoming season and the Spring Concert on Sunday May 5th, at the Westerly Armory, in Westerly, and listen to some selections of past concerts. For more information you can call 401.596.5225 or go to www.westminsterstrings.org ​

Duration:00:48:26

03-23-19 Handel’s Royal Fireworks - WCRI's Classical Kids Hour

3/26/2019
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In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela invite you to join them as they listen to the story of Mozart read by Ann Rachlin.

Duration:00:52:39

03-24-19 Young Professional Artist Program and ChangYong Shin - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

3/26/2019
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In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and The Newport Music Festivals Executive Director Pamela Pantos continue to preview the Newport Music Festival 2019 Season. In this program they discuss First-Prize Winner ChangYong Shin: Bachauer & Hilton Head Piano Competitions who will perform at The Breakers Saturday, July 6 @ 8:00 pm. Shin is the first-prize winner of the 2018 Bachauer International Piano Competition, the 2017 Seoul International Music Competition, and the 2016 Hilton Head...

Duration:00:50:08

03-22-19 Dizzy Gillespie - Jazz After Dinner

3/25/2019
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On this week's show Joe listens to Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie from his 1957 Verve recording "Dizzy Gillespie at Newport".

Duration:00:47:57

03-24-19 The Barker Playhouse - Conducting Conversations

3/25/2019
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The Barker Playhouse is the subject of this week's program with Marcia Layden, Producer and Joan Dillenback, President. We talk about their upcoming production of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum" and listen to some of the music from the show which is being presented on May 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, at the Playhouse on Benefit Street in Providence. For more information you can call 723-0590 or go to www.playersri.org

Duration:00:48:59

03-16-19 The World of Fairy Tales - WCRI's Classical Kids Hour

3/18/2019
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In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela invite you to join them as they listen to Camille Saint-Saëns. Saint-Saëns took famous fairy tales and set music to them. They may be a little different from some of the stories that you know as these fairy tales were often passed down from generation to generation so they would get twisted and change slightly.

Duration:00:50:35

03-17-19 Of Birds and Beasts - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

3/18/2019
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In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and The Newport Music Festivals Executive Director Pamela Pantos continue to preview the Newport Music Festival 2019 Season. They present music from this summer's concert titled...Of Birds and Beasts that will take place on Wednesday, July 17th at 11AM. The repertoire for this concert is by some of the greatest composers and yet, some of it is quite light-hearted in spirit. For more information on the Newport Music Festival or to purchase tickets to one...

Duration:00:48:17

03-17-19 Eddie Dillon - Conducting Conversations

3/18/2019
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This week, for a special show about St. Patrick's Day, we feature Eddie Dillon, Composer, Arranger, Singer and Guitarist, and one of the original guests on the show when it started. Eddie is the only person to have appeared with Mike every year of the show's existence. We'll listen to some examples of his music, some of his personal favorites, and discuss his upcoming concerts. For more information you can go to www.eddiedillon.com ​

Duration:00:50:07

03-15-19 Debra Mann - Jazz After Dinner

3/18/2019
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On this week's show Joe listens to Pianist and Vocalist Debra Mann from her Whaling City Sound recording "Full Circle".

Duration:00:48:04

03-09-19 The Celtic Harp - WCRI's Classical Kids Hour

3/11/2019
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In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie & Pamela invite you to join them as they listen to a true story about one of the most famous harpist of all times – a young man named Turlough O’Carolan who lived in Ireland almost three hundred years ago.

Duration:00:38:31