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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
4:52 pm
Fri November 21, 2014

"We'll Have Manhattan" -- All This Jazz Offers a Musical Portrait of Dear Ol' Noo Yawk

Do join us for the next installment of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm on Saturday the 22nd, right here on Public Radio 89.5...and online, via live stream, at PublicRadioTulsa.org. (We'll also offer, as always, a 7pm re-broadcast of ATJ on Sunday the 23rd on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
4:32 pm
Thu November 13, 2014

Next Time on ATJ: We'll Hear Some Excellent Jazz Standards from the Great War Years

On the next edition of All This Jazz -- in the immediate wake of Veterans Day, and as communities around the globe continue to observe the First World War Centenary -- our second-hour theme will be Jazz Standards Dating Back to WWI.

Lots of terrific (and, in fact, timeless) American pop tunes were born during the years of the Great War -- i.e., the summer of 1914 through the fall of 1918 -- such as, to name a few, "Indiana," "Beale Street Blues," "Tiger Rag," and "St. Louis Blues."

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
3:59 pm
Wed November 5, 2014

On the Next Installment of ATJ: Jazz Masters with November Birthdays

Kurt Elling. June Christy. Mose Allison (shown here). Chris Connor. Jane Monheit. Diana Krall. Patricia Barber.

All wonderful jazz singers, right? Indeed. And all are also jazz luminaries, as it happens, with November birthdays.

On the next edition of All This Jazz -- beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 8th on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS-FM, and online via live stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org -- such will be our second-hour theme: November B'Days.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
4:19 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

On the Next Edition of All This Jazz: Embracing the Blues

Hope you can join us for the next All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm on Saturday the 1st, right here on Public Radio 89.5...and online via live stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org. (We'll also offer, as always, a 7pm re-broadcast of ATJ on Sunday the 2nd on Jazz 89.5-2, which is Public Radio Tulsa's all-jazz HD Radio channel.)

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
1:21 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

On the Next All This Jazz -- in Advance of Halloween -- We Offer a Coven of "Witch" Tunes

Please tune in for the forthcoming broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 25th -- right here on Public Radio 89.5 (KWGS-FM)...and online via live stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
1:37 am
Fri October 17, 2014

On the Next Edition of All This Jazz: Setting the Signs of the Zodiac to Music

Hope (the stars align so that) you can tune in for the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 18th -- right here on Public Radio 89.5 (KWGS-FM)...and online via stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
3:30 pm
Fri October 10, 2014

On the Next ATJ: Jazz Impressions of the Music of Rodgers and Hammerstein

Here's hoping you can catch the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 11th, right here on Public Radio 89.5 (and online via "live stream" at publicradiotulsa.org).

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
12:08 am
Sat October 4, 2014

On the Forthcoming Edition of All This Jazz: A Thelonious Monk Birthday Broadcast

Hope you can catch the next installment of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 4th, right here on Public Radio 89.5 KWGS-FM -- and online, via live stream, at PublicRadioTulsa.org. As ever, we'll present two solid hours of modern jazz, both recent and classic, across a range of styles.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
1:40 pm
Fri September 26, 2014

Next Time on All This Jazz: Songs and Moods (and Standards) of Autumn

Please tune in for the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 27th --- right here on Public Radio 89.5 (KWGS-FM) and online via live stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
12:36 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

On the Next Edition of All This Jazz: The Compositions of John Coltrane

Listen for the next broadcast of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm on Saturday the 20th, right here on Public Radio 89.5 (KWGS-FM)...and online via live stream at PublicRadioTulsa.org.

In the first half of the program, we'll hear from Jane Ira Bloom, Diego Urcola, The Jazz Crusaders (featuring the late-great Joe Sample on piano), Ken Peplowski, and more.

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