#Jazz http://wemu.org en WEMU remembers pianist Jimmy Amadie http://wemu.org/post/wemu-remembers-pianist-jimmy-amadie <p>Pianist <em>Jimmy Amadie</em> helped shape the piano sound of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and modern jazz through his students.&nbsp; He passed away on December 10<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We remembered him Friday on&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">89.1 Jazz</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;with selections from his final recording:&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Live! At The Philadelphia Museum of Art</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;</span></p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 13:35:57 +0000 Linda Yohn 38952 at http://wemu.org WEMU remembers pianist Jimmy Amadie Sharing Toledo Holiday Tunes http://wemu.org/post/sharing-toledo-holiday-tunes <p><em>Holiday Wishes 3</em> Is a beautiful double CD set covering all styles of music to benefit the <a href="http://oki.wish.org/">Toledo area Make-A-Wish Foundation</a>.&nbsp; We’ll check out jazz selections from <em>Holiday Wishes 3</em> this morning including tunes by <strong>The Cakewalkin’ Jass Band</strong> and <strong>Lori LeFevre</strong>. &nbsp;</p><p>I&nbsp;will share the new music on&nbsp;<strong>89.1</strong> <strong>Jazz</strong> at 9 streaming on wemu.org and on 89.1, WEMU.</p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 13:50:05 +0000 Linda Yohn 38905 at http://wemu.org Sharing Toledo Holiday Tunes Bobby Watson honors MLK in Jazz http://wemu.org/post/bobby-watson-honors-mlk-jazz <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Alto saxophonist Bobby Watson believes that music is a tool for greater good.&nbsp; His new CD, </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Check</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Cashing Day</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a stirring jazz tribute to Dr. Thu, 05 Dec 2013 13:37:04 +0000 Linda Yohn 38597 at http://wemu.org Bobby Watson honors MLK in Jazz