Monthly Archives: October 2009

Ancient Future – the radio program 10/15/09

Ancient Future is hosted & produced by Willard Jenkins for WPFW 89.3 FM. Pacifica Radio in the Nation’s Capital.   FALL MEMBERSHIP DRIVE John Coltrane Impressions Legacy Impulse!   John Coltrane Crescent Legacy Impulse!   John Coltrane Stablemates Legacy Impulse! … Continue reading

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    Saxophonist & Educator Paul Carr & The Jazz Academy of Music (501c3) Revives Former East Coast Jazz Festival Under New Name, MID-ATLANTIC JAZZ FESTIVAL   Event To Be Held Over Three Days, FEBRUARY, 19-21 2010 at The Hilton … Continue reading

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Ain’t But a Few of Us: Black jazz writers tell their story #10

The latest contributor to our ongoing series of conversations with black music writers is Kelvin L. Williams, an astute New York City-based writer, who has written under the byline K. Leander Williams and who besides the jazz prints like JazzTimes, has managed … Continue reading

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Crate Digging with Miles Willis

Miles Willis is a dedicated crate digger often in search of rare recordings.  Formerly the lone jazz programmer at KPFT-FM, Pacifica Radio in Houston, TX, since relocating to the DC area Miles — who is a biologist 9-5 — can … Continue reading

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Darryl Harper “Stories in Real Time”

Mystery Man?  Clarinetist Darryl Harper unveils his action figure/alter-ego with latest release…   Amongst the usual blizzard of new releases, one of the more uncommon recent entries is Stories in Real Time (HiPNOTIC Records) from clarinetist-educator Darryl Harper.  First sighting … Continue reading

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