WWOZ Live Event Broadcasts

John Rankin on "Music From the Glen" on WWOZ

DATE
Sat, Aug 16, 2008
TIME
10:00am - 11:30am

New Orleans singer-songwriter John Rankin joins Sean O'Meara in the studio for some live music.

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

Satchmo SummerFest — Sunday, August 3, 2008

DATE
Sun, Aug 3, 2008 11:00am
2:00 - 3:15 Kidd Simmons' New Orleans Jazz Band
3:30 - 5:00 New Orleans Helsinki Connection featuring Leroy Jones
5:15 - 6:45 Dr. Michael White and the Liberty Jazz Band

WWOZ is broadcasting live from the Satchmo SummerFest, a free two-day music festival at the Old U.S. Mint that also includes a world-reknown music symposium, an art show and the Satchmo Club Strut, all in honor of New Orleans' favorite son, the great Louis Armstrong.

The Mint will host live performances on four stages all day on Saturday and Sunday with some of New Orleans' finest traditional jazz, brass band and contemporary jazz music, along with hands-on workshops and performances for children.

Read more about the Satchmo SummerFest.

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Old U.S. Mint
The Old U.S. Mint
400 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116

Satchmo SummerFest — Saturday, August 2, 2008

DATE
Sat, Aug 2, 2008
TIME
11:00am - 7:00pm
11:00 a.m. - noon Tim Laughlin
12:15 - 1:30 Connie Jones' Crescent City Jazz Band
1:45 - 3:00 Yoshio Toyama and the Dixie Saints

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Old U.S. Mint
The Old U.S. Mint
400 Esplanade Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70116

Harrah's Joint's Jumpin' with Larry Sieberth

DATE
Thu, Jul 10, 2008 12:30pm
Show host Sherwood Collins will visit with Larry Sieberth, pianist and musical director for Joint’s Jumpin’, the New Orleans R&B revue that debuts this weekend at Harrah’s Ballroom. Vocalists from Joint’s Jumpin’ will also be participating in this special in-studio performance. 

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

Great French Market Creole Tomato Festival: June 13 & 14

DATE
Sat, Jun 14, 2008 12:45pm
12:45 - 1:30 Tremé Brass Band
1:30 - 3:00 Don Vappie Quintet

This festival is part of the New Orleans Vieux-To-Do, which combines three summer festivals into one. Based in the newly re-furbished French Market, the Tomato Festival features two music and food stages, one in the Farmer’s Market and a Latin stage at Dutch Alley. There will be 20 booths offering Creole favorites and local chefs putting on cooking demonstrations at both stages. WWOZ will be broadcasting from the Farmer’s Market Stage (located at Ursuline Street near the French Market).