Womens History Month http://wemu.org en Boogie-Woogie with Fred Kaplan http://wemu.org/post/boogie-woogie-fred-kaplan <p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/hfn8w2I5Sj8?list=UUPreeFHuyhQwEW6wWpgJ-VA" width="560"></iframe></p> Mon, 25 Mar 2013 23:01:32 +0000 Linda Yohn 27224 at http://wemu.org Boogie-Woogie with Fred Kaplan Sunday Wilde: A Musical Force http://wemu.org/post/sunday-wilde-musical-force <p><a href="http://www.sundaywilde.com/#!gallery">Sunday Wilde’s</a> new CD,&nbsp;<i>He Gave Me A Blue Nightgown</i>&nbsp;was just perfect for a Friday <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wemu/guide.guidemain?action=viewPlaylist&amp;playlistID=859281&amp;eventID=172921">premiere</a> on WEMU when we play it a little loose and fun getting ready for the <a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wemu/.eventsfeed?view=thisweekend">weekend</a>.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 20:22:29 +0000 Linda Yohn 27127 at http://wemu.org Sunday Wilde: A Musical Force Rondi Charleston shows some promising 'Signs of Life' http://wemu.org/post/rondi-charleston-shows-some-promising-signs-life <p style="text-align:left;margin-top:0.00in;margin-bottom:0.14in;"><font style="font-family:'Arial';font-size:11pt;">With <i>Signs Of Life</i>, singer <a href="http://rondicharleston.com/video/">Rondi Charleston </a>breathes new life into jazz classics and shares highly personal yet universal reflections on life. During Women’s History Month we are focusing on women of jazz and blues past and present. Rondi Charleston’s <i>Signs Of Life</i> is one of the most powerful and personal discs to be premiered this March. </font></p><p></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 22:30:51 +0000 Linda Yohn 26921 at http://wemu.org Rondi Charleston shows some promising 'Signs of Life' 'The Jazz Age' is Timeless http://wemu.org/post/jazz-age-timeless <p><a href="http://www.bryanferry.com/">Bryan Ferry</a>, leader of the 1980s musical art rock sensation, Roxy Music, is also a brilliant musical historian. With the new CD <em>The Jazz Age</em> he has merged his two passions. He took Roxy Music favorites such as "Love Is The Drug", "The Bogus Man" and "Slave To Love" and orchestrated them for a 1920s style acoustic big jazz band.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 02:00:05 +0000 Linda Yohn 26793 at http://wemu.org 'The Jazz Age' is Timeless Water and Earth Reviewed http://wemu.org/post/water-and-earth-reviewed <p>With <em>Water And Air</em>, trumpeter <a href="http://jeremypelt.net/music.html">Jeremy Pelt</a> re-affirms his dedication to modern black music. Over the years he has absorbed the foundations of jazz: call-and-response, pacing, drama, interplay and tension and release.&nbsp; It is especially that final principle that operates throughout<em> Air and Water.</em></p><p></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:28:19 +0000 Linda Yohn 26764 at http://wemu.org Water and Earth Reviewed