Every day at Jazz Fest, there are a number of interviews held on the Allsion
Miner Stage in the Grandstand... One of today's featured Zydeco legend
Queen Ida and contemporary Zydeco star Terrance Simien.
Ida Lewis "Queen Ida" Guillory is a Louisiana accordionist and the f...
Here are a few things of note happening today at Jazz Fest:
Cooking Demo at 3:30pm, in front of the Grandstand (east end): John Boutte
makes his Down in the Treme Carrot Ginger Soup, a recipe from That Sounds
Good!. Available in the Book Tent.
See your favorite tradition bea...
Watch the Sync Up conference live - streaming in real-time video and audio
at WWOZ.org, starting at 10 a.m. CST every day of the conference.
The Sync Up Conference, put on by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation
and held during Jazz Fest at NOMA in City Park, is New ...
What's going on at the Jazz & Heritage Stage and around the Fair Grounds.
11:15 - 12:00
Semolian Warriors Mardi Gras Indians
11:30 - 12:15
Brass Band Throwdown - [Kids Tent]
12:20 - 1:20
Young Pinstripe Brass Band
1:40 - 2:25
We're two weeks from WWOZ's Piano Night at the House of Blues, a night which
celebrates the New Orleans piano tradition.
If you'd like to know more about that tradition, here are a couple of video
introductions. The first is a lecture/performance by Tom McDermott (who's
"I'mma need y'all to stay with the group," says Music Director at Abramson
Science and Technology Charter School, Erica Johnson, as she looks after some
eager gradeschoolers who want to buy sno-balls."I can't let you guys walk by
yourself, this is a big place; we need to st...