Scott Vander Werf January 20, 2014 | WGVU Martin Luther King Jr. spoke about the power of jazz at the 1964 Berlin Jazz Festival: "Jazz speaks for life...singing the songs of a more complicated urban existence. When life itself offers no order and meaning, the musician creates an order and meaning from the sounds of the earth which flow through his instrument." "Soul of the Movement" by the Marcus Shelby Orchestra celebrates the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Friday Dumb And Dumber To gets the public radio treatment November 14, 2014 | WGVU Dumb And Dumber To opens today, 20 years after the first comedy brought Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels together for dim wit laughs. Beyond the Lights projects on movie screens, along with Saving Christmas, Rosewater and Whiplash. WGVU and Ron Van Timmeran from Celebration Cinema hash it all out. ListenDownload
Thursday Joshua Redman Performs In Grand Rapids November 13, 2014 | WGVU Joshua Redman is one of the greatest jazz musicians of his generation. The saxophonist is coming to Grand Rapids to perform at St. Cecilia Music Center on Thursday, November 20th at 7:30pm. WGVU spoke with Redman and has this feature interview. ListenDownload