Music http://publicradiotulsa.org en America's Youth Orchestra Hits The Road — This Time, Playing For U.S. http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/americas-youth-orchestra-hits-road-time-playing-us <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E7AvzsibovU</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g9k4SqNnb9A</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 15:14:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 63604 at http://publicradiotulsa.org America's Youth Orchestra Hits The Road — This Time, Playing For U.S. A Guitar Hero Draws His Own Sketches Of Spain http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/guitar-hero-draws-his-own-sketches-spain If you're a classical guitarist, it may be impossible to resist the pull of one iconic piece: the <em>Concierto de Aranjuez</em> by Spanish composer <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/98281968/joaquin-rodrigo" target="_blank">Joaquín Rodrigo</a>. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 09:04:00 +0000 NPR Staff 63487 at http://publicradiotulsa.org A Guitar Hero Draws His Own Sketches Of Spain Fred Hersch Floats On, With A Dynamic Trio In Tow http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/fred-hersch-floats-dynamic-trio-tow The last time <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14997031/fred-hersch" target="_blank">Fred Hersch</a> was featured on <em>Weekend Edition Saturday</em>, the headline read, "Back On Stage By No Small Miracle." It was 2009, and scarcely a year earlier, the jazz pianist had suffered AIDS-related dementia and fallen into a coma for several months. Since recovering, Hersch has come roaring back to music, releasing a string of live albums to critical success.<em></em><p>A new studio recording by Hersch's trio came out earlier this month; it's called <em>Floating</em>. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 06:03:00 +0000 NPR Staff 63453 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Fred Hersch Floats On, With A Dynamic Trio In Tow American Songbook Classic Recordings on Big Band Saturday Night http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/american-songbook-classic-recordings-big-band-saturday-night <p class="p1">Yesterday is today...this week's edition of Big Band Saturday Night once again proves that big band and classic jazz is here to stay!&nbsp;</p><p class="p2"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thrill to some big band and American Songbook classic recordings. This is also your invitation for fun for your Saturday evening. Join me at 8 o'clock on 89.5. Big Band Saturday Night with Alan Lambert on Tulsa radio for more than 19 years !</span></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:18:15 +0000 Alan Lambert 63432 at http://publicradiotulsa.org American Songbook Classic Recordings on Big Band Saturday Night The Music of France on Performance Oklahoma http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/music-france-performance-oklahoma <p class="p1"><b><i>This week&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>Performance Oklahoma&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>presents&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>"The Music of France",&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>Program One,&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>from&nbsp;</i></b><b style="line-height: 1.5;"><i>the Brightmusic Chamber Ensemble!</i></b></p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 18:33:58 +0000 Kimberly Powell 63430 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Music of France on Performance Oklahoma Carmen Lundy On Piano Jazz http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/carmen-lundy-piano-jazz <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/16099645/carmen-lundy">Carmen Lundy</a>'s contralto voice perfectly conveys the soul and depth of her compositions. She joined <em>Piano Jazz</em> host <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15123605/marian-mcpartland">Marian McPartland</a> in 1999 to perform <em>Mary Lou's Mass</em> by <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15394732/mary-lou-williams">Mary Lou Williams</a> at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.<p>In this <em>Piano Jazz</em> session from 2000, Lundy teams with McPartland again, along with her brother, bassist Curtis Lundy. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:54:00 +0000 editor 63424 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Carmen Lundy On Piano Jazz 'Live In The Present': Charlie Haden Remembered http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/live-present-charlie-haden-remembered <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkudQrnQFHc</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8eMfc6TjoA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BeNMnMY9VWE</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:54:00 +0000 editor 63420 at http://publicradiotulsa.org 'Live In The Present': Charlie Haden Remembered At 2014's Newport Folk Festival, 5 Discoveries To Stretch Folk's Limits http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/2014s-newport-folk-festival-5-discoveries-stretch-folks-limits From its legendary beachfront locale to its celebrations of folk music's past, the Newport Folk Festival draws on more than half a century of celebrated traditions. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:04:44 +0000 Stephen Thompson 63403 at http://publicradiotulsa.org At 2014's Newport Folk Festival, 5 Discoveries To Stretch Folk's Limits NPR Music Returns For 2014's Newport Folk Festival http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/npr-music-returns-2014s-newport-folk-festival The Newport Folk Festival has been around for more than half a century now — this is its 55th year, to be exact — and the event now routinely sells out months before its lineup is even announced. And why shouldn't it? Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:03:00 +0000 Stephen Thompson 63402 at http://publicradiotulsa.org NPR Music Returns For 2014's Newport Folk Festival Next Time on All This Jazz: Remembering Charlie Haden (1937-2014) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/next-time-all-jazz-remembering-charlie-haden-1937-2014 <p>Hope you can catch the next edition of <a href="http://publicradiotulsa.org/programs/all-jazz-895-1-895-2">All This Jazz</a>, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 19th, right here on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS-FM -- and online, via live stream, at <a href="http://publicradiotulsa.org/">PublicRadioTulsa.org</a>. As ever, we'll spin two hours of modern jazz, both recent and classic, across a range of styles.<br /> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 17:18:54 +0000 Scott Gregory 63353 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Next Time on All This Jazz: Remembering Charlie Haden (1937-2014)