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WFIU: Jazz

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Location:

Bloomington, IN

Genres:

Jazz Music

Networks:

NPR

Description:

Latest jazz interviews, reviews and features from WFIU Public Media from Indiana University.

Twitter:

@wfiuarts

Language:

English

Contact:

1229 E. 7th St. Bloomington, IN 47405 (812) 855-1357


Episodes

“Nothing But the Best” from Frank Sinatra

1/6/2009
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In 2008, Reprise records released 21 vintage Sinatra tracks - plus a newly completed alternate rendition of "Body and Soul." Creator of WFIU's "Afterglow," Dick Bishop, comments on these unique recordings and Frank's influences.

Duration: 00:04:12


David Amram: From Ellington to Kerouac

9/29/2008
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David Amram is a modern day Renaissance man. Hes written and performed jazz, classical and movie music and has explored world and folk genres as well. He has authored two memoirs and is a sub-culture icon for having pioneered the art of jazz poetry with Jack Kerouac. At 77, hes still upbeat, energetic and on [...]

Duration: 00:04:30


The Jazz Maker: David Miller

7/1/2008
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There's plenty of live jazz in Bloomington, Indiana on any given night. And if you're in the audience, there's a good chance one local musician is either playing or promoting that music you're hearing. That figure is trumpeter and veteran of the local Bloomington jazz scene, David Miller. Miller spoke with WFIU's David Brent Johnson about his experiences since coming to Bloomington in the mid-1960s.

Duration: 00:08:59