Jazz Appreciation MOnth http://wemu.org en Cécile McLorin Salvant's 'Woman Child' http://wemu.org/post/c-cile-mclorin-salvants-woman-child <p><i>Jazz Appreciation Month</i>&nbsp;concludes with&nbsp;<i>International Jazz Day</i>&nbsp;on Tuesday, April 30<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;and the global release of&nbsp;<i>Woman Child</i>&nbsp;by the trans-national singing sensation, Cécile McLorin Salvant on April 29<sup>th</sup>. “Woman Child” truly is a cause for celebration.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/x1CXt5agAP8" width="560"></iframe></p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 02:54:50 +0000 Linda Yohn & Linda 28541 at http://wemu.org Cécile McLorin Salvant's 'Woman Child' April is Jazz Appreciation Month http://wemu.org/post/april-jazz-appreciation-month <p><span style="font-family: Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; text-align: left; background-color: rgb(235, 235, 235); ">The April 22nd birthday of two legendary bassists: Charles Mingus and Paul Chambers is another reason that Congressman John Conyers submitted the legislation designating April as Jazz Appreciation Month in 2001.&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 19:32:59 +0000 Linda Yohn 28375 at http://wemu.org April is Jazz Appreciation Month Eldar Djangirov's Breakthrough Music http://wemu.org/post/eldar-djangirovs-breakthrough-music <p>A Jazz Appreciation Month celebration should honor both the originators of the music and the new, emerging original voices. Our 89.1 Jazz premiere this morning achieved that goal. <em>Breakthrough</em> is the new CD by pianist Eldar Djangirov and his trio for a new label: Motéma Music.&nbsp;</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/sEY-l2bIGw8?feature=player_embedded" width="640"></iframe></p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 02:30:44 +0000 Linda Yohn 28201 at http://wemu.org Eldar Djangirov's Breakthrough Music