Monthly Archives: March 2010

Broadening the Jazz Journalists Association

JJA Prez Howard Mandel In light of recent postings in our ongoing series Ain’t But a Few of Us: Black music writers telling their stories, friend and colleague Howard Mandel, President of the Jazz Journalists Association (JJA wrote the following open letter to stress the … Continue reading

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Ancient Future Radio 3/11/10

 The Ancient Future radio program, produced/hosted by Willard Jenkins, is broadcast over WPFW 89.3 FM, Pacifica Radio serving the Washington, DC metro area. International Women’s Month focus: Regina Carter ARTIST                            TUNE                            ALBUM                            LABEL Quartette Indigo            So What                Afrika! Afrika!                Savant Straight … Continue reading

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Tri-C JazzFest 2010 lineup

  Bass master Charlie Haden will be in residence at the 2010 Tri-C JazzFest    By John Soeder, The Plain Dealer February 23, 2010, 12:00PM Pianist Ramsey Lewis, a National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Master, and the Grammy-winning hip-hop … Continue reading

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Ancient Future Radio 3/4/10

The Ancient Future radio program, hosted & produced by Willard Jenkins, airs over WPFW 89.3 FM, Pacifica Radio for the Washington metro area, available online at ARTIST                        TUNE                    ALBUM TITLE            LABEL John Coltrane        Tunji                Coltrane                    Impulse! Babatunde Lea       Cousin Mary        Live at Yoshi’s        Motema … Continue reading

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