WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

Telluride Jazz Celebration

DATE
Fri, Jun 5, 2009
1:00pm - 8:00pm

 

SATURDAY LIVE BROADCAST WAS CANCELLED DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER IN TELLURIDE. WE WILL BE TRYING TO CONTINUE WITH THE SUNDAY LIVE BROADCAST.

Telluride

Guitarist Bill Frisell will be the guest of honor at the 33rd annual Telluride Jazz Celebration in the gorgeous mountain setting of Colorado on June 5-7. Bands include Ozomatli, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Jimmy Herring, Donald Harrison Quintet, Christian Scott Quartet, Rebirth Brass Band, Benevento/Russo Duo, Lizz Wright, and more! For the complete lineup, schedule, and ticket info, visit the Telluride Jazz Celebration web site or call (970) 728-7009. 

Here's our broadcast schedule for the event. Keep checking back as we continue to receive updates from our broadcast krewe in Telluride. Please note that we have converted our schedule to Central time. (Listings on the Telluride Jazz web site are all Mountain time.)

 

FRIDAY, JUNE 5

7:15 - 8:00 p.m. On the One
8:30 - 10:00 p.m. Ozomatli

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 6

1:00 - 1:55 p.m. Telluride Student All Stars Jazz Ensemble
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Benevento/Russo Duo
3:40 - 4:40 p.m. Christian Scott Quartet
5:05 - 6:05 p.m. Rebirth Brass Band
6:30 - 7:40 p.m. Bill Frisell Trio featuring Eryind Kang and Rudy Royston

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 7

1:00 - 1:40 p.m. Young Razzcals Jazz Project
2:00 - 3:05 p.m. Kenny Walker Sextet
3:35 - 4:45 p.m. Donald Harrison Quintet
7:00 - 8:30 p.m. Jimmy Herring

 

 

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WWOZ Live Broadcast
WWOZ 90.7 FM & wwoz.org

'OZ Vibes: Preservation Hall Jazz Band

DATE
Sat, May 30, 2009 6:00pm

Preservation Hall Jazz BandThe legendary tradition-bearing Preservation Hall Jazz Band is coming to WWOZ on Saturday, May 30, at 6 p.m. to chat and perform during Block Party with Brice Nice. They'll discuss their new album, New Orleans Preservation, Vol. 1, which was recorded in January 2009 at the hallowed Preservation Hall and features performances from Charlie Gabriel, Mark Braud, Walter Payton, and Clint Maedgen. And they'll be sharing their enduring brand of traditional New Orleans jazz live on the air and online, so tune in and don't miss out!

The broadcast is part of our 'OZ Vibes series, generously sponsored by The Transportation Revolution — the Home of Ducati, Triumph & Vespa in New Orleans.

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'OZ Vibes
WWOZ 90.7 FM

Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo

DATE
Fri, May 22, 2009
TIME
5:00pm - 9:00pm

Bayou BoogalooThe 4th annual Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo will be held on Friday, May 22, and Saturday, May 23 on the banks of the beautiful Bayou St. John in New Orleans. The free, family-friendly music and arts festival is put on by the MotherShip Foundation and features some of the best bands in New Orleans, including Little Freddie King, Soul Rebels, Charmaine Neville, Bo Dollis Jr. and the Wild Magnolias, and tons more!

Here's our live broadcast schedule for the Bayou Boogaloo, so tune in and don't miss out!

 

FRIDAY, MAY 22

5:00  - 5:45 p.m. Storyville Stompers
6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Little Freddie King
7:30 - 9:00 p.m. B3 Summit with Joe Krown, John "Papa" Gros, and Rich Vogel

 

Visit the Bayou Boogaloo web site for the complete festival schedule and lineup.

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Bayou Saint John at Orleans Avenue
Along Bayou St. John
Corner of Orleans Avenue & Moss Street
New Orleans, LA

"Simply Red": a Tribute to Alvin “Red” Tyler

DATE
Sat, May 9, 2009 8:00pm

Photo of Alvin "Red" Tyler by Lee Crum

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation will present "Simply Red," a tribute to the legendary New Orleans saxophonist Alvin "Red" Tyler, at the Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp Street in the Warehouse District.

The tribute will feature stories and music that made "Red" Tyler a New Orleans original. Scheduled to appear are Germaine Bazzle, Ed Perkins, Chris Severin, Steve Masakowski, Johnny Vidacovich, Roderick Paulin, Albert June Gardner, David Torkanowsky, Thaddeus Richard, Clyde Kerr Jr., and more. Further information is available at (504) 558-6100 or at jazzandheritage.org.

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Contemporary Arts Center
Contemporary Arts Center
900 Camp Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

Jazz Fest — Sunday, May 3rd Broadcast

DATE
Sun, May 3, 2009
TIME
11:00am - 7:00pm

SUNDAY, MAY 3

11:10 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. June Gardner & the Fellas (recorded April 24) Economy Hall Tent
12:20 - 1:10 p.m. Lil' Buck Sinegal Blues Band (recorded April 25) Blues Tent
1:25 - 2:15 p.m. New Birth Brass Band (recorded April 30) Congo Square Stage
2:20 - 3:35 p.m. Third World (recorded April 25)
Congo Square Stage
4:10 - 5:05 p.m. Luther Kent & Trickbag Blues Tent

 

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Fairgrounds Race Course
Fairgrounds Race Course
1751 Gentilly Blvd.
New Orleans, LA 70119