New Orleans flautist Hart McNee passed away July 14, 2009, at the age of 66. A memorial will be held at 5 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, at Sound Café on Port and Chartres in the Bywater.
T.R. Johnson will honor McNee with a "Hart Party" on today's Jazz from the Market show from 4-7 p.m. He sends an open invite to musicians who worked with McNee to stop by the WWOZ studio during the show. Call the DJ booth at 504-568-1234 (or 1239) for more info.