WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

Washboard Chaz Blues Trio

DATE
Thu, Oct 8, 2009 12:00pm

Tune into the New Orleans Music Show with Sherwood Collins on Thursday at noon to hear one of New Orleans' most beloved entertainers, Washboard Chaz and his Blues Trio. It's just one of the many live broadcasts we've got on tap for the WWOZ Fall Membership Drive!

 

 

 

 

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Live from the WWOZ Studio
WWOZ 90.7 FM
1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA
Washboard Chaz
Washboard Chaz

The Blaze 1 Vision Group

DATE
Thu, Oct 8, 2009 10:00am

Join us for Traditional Jazz with Lisa Barrios on Thursday morning at 10 a.m. as WWOZ hosts the Blaz 1 Vision Group live in our studios during our Fall Membership Drive!

 

 

 

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Live from the WWOZ Studio
WWOZ 90.7 FM
1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA
Blaze 1 Vision Group
Blaze 1 Vision Group

J. Monque'D Blues Band

DATE
Wed, Oct 7, 2009 8:00pm

J. Monque'D and his blues band play all over town, but tonight at 8 p.m. they're coming into the WWOZ studio to perform live during Records from the Crypt with Billy Delle in celebration of our Fall Membership Drive. Don't be left out — tune in!

 

 

 

 

 

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Live from the WWOZ Studio
WWOZ 90.7 FM
1008 N. Peters
New Orleans, LA
J. Monque'D
J. Monque'D

Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet at Snug Harbor

DATE
Wed, Sep 30, 2009 10:00pm

WWOZ will broadcast Jason Marsalis' Vibes Quartet live from Snug Harbor on Wednesday, September 30, at 10 p.m.

Jason is the youngest of the four Marsalis brothers and was taking drum lessons from New Orleans legend James Black at the age of 6. He's worked with international stars including Joe Henderson and Lionel Hampton, as well as his brother Wynton. He also co-founded Los Hombres Calientes with Irvin Mayfield and Bill Summers. 

He recently began focusing on the vibraphone in his latest quartet, and his new CD, "Music Update", is receiving excellent reviews. So tune in on Wednesday for this amazing performance!

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WWOZ Live Broadcast
WWOZ 90.7 FM & wwoz.org
Vibraphonist Jason Marsalis
Vibraphonist Jason Marsalis

Irvin Mayfield's "Love Sessions" at the Jazz Playhouse

DATE
Sun, Aug 30, 2009 9:00pm

Outspoken New Orleans trumpeter Irvin Mayfield presents a series of concerts entitled “The Love Sessions – Six Nights of Music and Six Nights of Giving” at the Jazz Playhouse in the Royal Sonesta Hotel.

August 25 through August 30, each of the six nightly concerts will feature the music of Los Hombres Calientes, and all proceeds will go to local non-profit groups. Tune in on air or online on August 30 at 9:00 p.m. for an exciting WWOZ live broadcast of this stellar group.  

Each night, proceeds from “Love Sessions” will benefit the following non-profit organizations:

Tuesday, August 25: Unity for the Homeless

Wednesday, August 26: New Orleans Police & Justice Foundation

Thursday, August 27: Boys Town Louisiana

Friday, August 28: New Orleans Public Library

Saturday, August 29: New Orleans Jazz Orchestra

Sunday, August 30: LSU Health Science Center Department of Psychiatry

Sponsors of “Love Sessions” include: Entergy, Gambit Weekly, Tommy Bahama Rum, Jones Walker, Basin Street Records, Adams and Reese LLP, and the Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans.

Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse is located in the Royal Sonesta Hotel at 300 Bourbon Street in the heart of the French Quarter. Performances begin at 8:00 p.m each night. Tickets may be purchased online or by calling 888-512-SHOW.

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Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse
Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel
300 Bourbon Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
Irvin Mayfield (photo via Times-Picayune)