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April means JAM, also Paula Atherton is our Featured Artist of the Month!

It’s no “April Fool’s” joke. Jazz Appreciation Month returns to our airwaves! Our daily playlist includes some of the legends of jazz music, including Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday and many more. This is the 8th year … Continue reading

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John Coltrane Honored by Smithsonian for Jazz Appreciation Month

The Smithsonian Institute kicks off Jazz Appreciation Month this April by honoring John Coltrane, one of the most influential saxophone players in Jazz. Coltrane was commemorated with a portrait by artist Joseph Holston for their yearly poster.   Coltrane’s son, … Continue reading

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