In The Tradition brings Detroit jazz to Grand Rapids
Scott Vander Werf August 14, 2014 | WGVU The third annual GRandJazzFest is this weekend. Rick Braun and Alexander Zonjic are headlining with west Michigan artists Grand Rapids Jazz Orchestra, Cooper Hay VanLente, Evidence and Edye Evans Hyde also hitting the stage at Rosa Parks Circle.In The Tradition is a Detroit group performing Saturday at 5pm Here's a feature interview with co-founder Olujimi Tafataona.
Tuesday Innovation Talk December 16, 2014 | WGVU Michigan continues its investment in innovation growth. How can entreprenuers receive funding? Christmas In New York and Get Christmas Started two new holiday albums December 16, 2014 | WGVU Two new CDs of Christmas music approach the genre from two different styles. Classical singer Renee Fleming returns to her jazz roots for Christmas In New York and soul singer Marilyn Scott presents an album of R&B Christmas songs in Get Christmas Started. ListenDownload
Thursday Jazz artist Greg Abate has a new CD out "Motif." December 11, 2014 | WGVU Virtuoso saxophone and flute musician Greg Abate has released a new CD on the Whaling City Sound label "Motif." It's standard Abate, with original tunes that swing with infectious melodies. WGVU has this feature interview. ListenDownload