UMS http://wemu.org en WEMU Music Director, Linda Yohn on Fred Hersch [Video] http://wemu.org/post/wemu-music-director-linda-yohn-fred-hersch-video <p>Ahead of Fred Hersch's performance at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre, 89.1 WEMU's Linda Yohn shares her praise for pianist Fred Hersch.&nbsp;Presented by University Musical Society, Thursday January, 30 (7:30pm and 9:30pm)</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/U9bWrUYKaTQ?rel=0" width="560"></iframe></p><p>Video produced by UMS&nbsp;Video Production Specialist, Jess Meria</p><p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:24:30 +0000 Patrik Holubik 40607 at http://wemu.org WEMU Music Director, Linda Yohn on Fred Hersch [Video] 100 Candles For Hill Auditorium http://wemu.org/post/100-candles-hill-auditorium <p>Hill Auditorium celebrates its centennial this year.&nbsp; WEMU's Bob Eccles spoke with Facilities Manager Shannon Rice and Senior Performance Hall Operations Manager Barry LaRue about Hill's past, present and future.</p><p></p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 22:44:45 +0000 Bob Eccles 24959 at http://wemu.org 100 Candles For Hill Auditorium 89.1 Jazz inspired by UMS Detroit jazz spectacular http://wemu.org/post/891-jazz-inspired-ums-detroit-jazz-spectacular <p>This morning's<a href="http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wemu/guide.guidemain?action=viewPlaylist&amp;playlistID=842416&amp;eventID=172921"> 89.1 Jazz </a>&nbsp;program reflected the unique musical experience of Monday evening's landmark concert: "From The Cass Corridor To The World: A Celebration Of Detroit's Musical Golden Age".&nbsp;&nbsp; Perhaps we need an occasional reminder regarding the wealth, breadth and depth of our regional talent.&nbsp; The "reminder" collected by University Musical Society with assistance from pianist Geri Allen, bassist Robert Hurst and drummer Karriem Riggin Tue, 22 Jan 2013 20:20:35 +0000 Linda Yohn 24553 at http://wemu.org 89.1 Jazz inspired by UMS Detroit jazz spectacular