October 2012

Halloween Special!

Blaise Lantana Hear some seriously spooky music, like the Monster Mash, Witchy Woman and some Old Black Magic for Halloween tonight at 8 and then at 9 enjoy the latest new releases by saxophonist Houston Person with his friend drummer Lewis Nash, and a  bluesy new CD from vocalist Lavern Baker. I'm your magical musical wizard and it's a night of delicious treats when jazz awakes at 8.

Clifford Brown & Poncho Sanchez

Clifford Brown Trumpeter Clifford Brown died young but left an amazing legacy of bebop and ballads.  Hear what makes his sound so special tonight at 9.  Plus you'll hear the latest from Latin groove master Poncho Sanchez tonight on the 9 O'clock Special.  And we will be giving away tickets to hear Sarah Brightman at her spring concert.  So tune in for classic jazz and some free tickets. Jazz awakes at 8.

Lou Donaldson

Lou Donaldson When we get back to jazz on Friday night we'll groove with sax man Lou Donaldson who is best known for his soulful, bluesy approach to playing the alto Sax. Hear the best of Lou Donaldson from his work with Clifford Brown and Art Blakey to some Sassy Soul Strut, Friday night with Blaise Lantana on the 9 O'clock Special.