Jun 27, 2022
All music used with permission by Shawn Maxwell
Chicago based saxophonist Shawn Maxwell is consistently regarded as one of...
Jun 20, 2022
Over the past thirty-five years, Jim Snidero has come to be known as one of the finest jazz musicians of his generation. As an alto saxophonist, composer, arranger, author and educator, Snidero has been called both a “master musician” and “alto saxophone virtuoso” by Downbeat Magazine. This week’s show is a...
Jun 13, 2022
Northeast Ohio has no shortage of developing young jazz talent, and on trumpet one of the best is Frank Alowishus. Frank regularly performs as a sideman in multiple groups and as an adjunct member of the Cleveland Jazz Orchestra. This week, he steps into the spotlight with his own compositions and his own band.
Jun 6, 2022
Both Howie Smith and Chip Stephens have extensive experience as performers and educators. Howie Smith is a Northeast Ohio legend and as a sax player has performed with everyone from Dizzy Gillespie to Elvis Presley.
Chip Stephens is one of the hardest swinging piano players in the business, playing on over two dozen...
May 30, 2022
Bobby Selvaggio is one of the leading contemporary alto sax
players on the jazz scene, and one of northeast Ohio’s most
Performing with trios, quartets and big bands on an ongoing basis, bobby always brings audiences a wide variety of jazz in various forms. This week, it’s his reframing...