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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
1:08 pm
Fri November 15, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz: The Music of Rodgers and Hammerstein

Join us for the forthcoming presentation of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm Central on Saturday the 16th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. (We'll also offer, as is our happy custom, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 17th 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
1:12 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz: "The Children's Hour"

Tune in for the next presentation of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm Central on Saturday the 9th here on Public Radio 89.5-1. As ever, we'll offer two hours of modern jazz, both recent and classic --- as in, all-killer-no-filler music from start to finish. (And likewise as ever, we'll air a Sunday-night rebroadcast of ATJ at 7pm on the 10th, 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
4:11 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

On the Next Presentation of All This Jazz, We're "Live at Birdland"

Please tune in for the next installment of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm Central on Saturday the 2nd, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. We'll also offer, as ever, a re-broadcast of ATJ on Sunday the 3rd (at 7pm) on Jazz 89.5-2, which is Public Radio Tulsa's terrific all-jazz HD Radio channel.

Each and every week, our program delivers modern jazz, both recent and classic, right up 'til midnight --- and in the second half of the show, again as ever, we offer a "theme" for our proceedings.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
12:35 pm
Fri October 25, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz: Halloween Tunes!

Happy Halloween, fellow music buffs!

On the next edition of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm Central on Saturday the 26th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1, we'll be spinning --- as is our happy custom --- modern jazz, both and recent classic, for two solid hours. (We'll also present a 7pm re-broadcast of ATJ on Sunday the 27th, 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
8:53 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Next Time on All This Jazz: Thelonious Monk's Tunes

Join us for the next edition of All This Jazz, which gets underway at 10pm Central on Saturday the 19th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. (We'll also gladly offer, as ever, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 20th on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel.)

Each and every week, our show spins modern jazz, both recent and classic, from Metheny and Mingus to Brubeck and Baker to Armstrong and Adderley. Also, the second half of our two-hour program always carries a "theme."

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
7:32 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

ATJ Salutes Four N.E.A. Jazz Masters: Eddie Palmieri, Lou Donaldson, Mose Allison, & Lorraine Gordon

Please join us for the next edition of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm on Saturday the 12th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. As ever, we'll offer modern jazz, both recent and classic, straight up till midnight --- with all the music, without exception, sounding downright excellent, folks. We'll also offer, again as ever, a Sunday-night re-broadcast of ATJ on the 13th, beginning at 7pm, 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
2:02 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

"Autumn" Arrives on All This Jazz

Please tune in for the forthcoming edition of All This Jazz, which gets underway at 10pm Central on Saturday the 5th, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. (We'll also gladly offer, as ever, a 7pm re-airing of ATJ on Sunday the 6th on Jazz 89.5-2, which is our station's all-jazz HD Radio channel.)

Each week, our show presents modern jazz, both recent and classic, from Basie, Brubeck, and Billie to Terence Blanchard, Richie Beirach, and Steven Bernstein. Also, the second half of our two-hour program always carries a "theme."

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
9:22 am
Fri September 27, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz, It's All About Trane's Tunes (as in, Compositions by John Coltrane)

Please join us for the next presentation of All This Jazz, which begins at 10pm on Saturday the 28th right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. As ever, we'll offer two solid hours of modern jazz, both recent and classic, with all of it sounding, we dare say, nothing short excellent. (And likewise as ever, we'll air a Sunday-night rebroadcast of ATJ at 7pm on the 29th, 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
3:18 pm
Fri September 20, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz, It's Mighty Fine Music in Two's and Three's (as in, Duos and Trios)

Join us for the next installment of All This Jazz, beginning at 10pm Central on Saturday the 21st, right here on Public Radio 89.5-1. We'll also offer, as ever, a re-broadcast of the show on Sunday the 22nd (at 7pm) on Jazz 89.5-2, which is Public Radio Tulsa's terrific all-jazz HD Radio channel.

Each and every week, our program delivers modern jazz, both recent and classic, right up 'til midnight --- and for this week's ATJ, we're listening back to a great show that originally aired in March.

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Kind of Blog: An Occasional KWGS Jazz Journal
3:17 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

On the Next All This Jazz, an Ear-Friendly Emphasis on the Blues

The late Albert Murray, the brilliant African-American novelist, essayist, educator, music historian, and social critic --- he also co-wrote Count Basie's autobiography --- who died last month at the age of 97, once noted, when speaking of the influence of black culture on this country's culture as a whole: "[African Americans] invented the blues; Europeans invented psychoanalysis.

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