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Kevin Barnes
Jazz88 is partnering with Best Wishes Floral in celebration of your beloved jazz radio station and your beloved. On Thursday, February 7th, Jazz88 will begin the celebration of Valentine’s Day by  offering forty (40) Best Wishes Floral gift certificates to listener members who renew or become new members at $88.50 or above (Credit Card Only).  Be...
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The Minnesota Orchestra presents the Julian Bliss Septet, performing a musical tribute to Tin Pan Alley legend George Gershwin and his contemporaries. February 17th at Orchestra Hall. The Walker presents a two-night celebration of the jazz of Henry Threadgill. 24 musicians perform the Pulitzer Prize winner’s compositions including power-jazz trio, Harriet Tubman. Threadgill and his quintet, Zooid, closes...
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The Jazz88 RestauranTour is bringing in the New Year with a Sold Out delightful evening of food, music and community at the Birchwood Cafe in Minneapolis on Tuesday, January 22nd  with seating at 7:00 p.m. Chef Marshall Paulson will present a 3 course winter seasonal inspired menu with local beer pairings. Local guitar wizard Dean Magraw will perform as part of the...
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Today’s the day! Indeed Brewing has selected Jazz88 as a beneficiary of their Indeed We Can charitable initiative. On Wednesday, December 26th from noon to 11 p.m., 100% of Indeed’s net proceeds will be donated to Jazz88. Whether you buy a tap beer, growler or merchandise, it is all going to support Jazz88’s mission of promoting...
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Join Jazz88 friends for five days & 4 nights exploring New Orleans music, food and culture. The package includes a day at the Jazz Fest! Reservation payment deadline is January 3, 2019. Reserve your space for the info session by e-mailing Kevin Barnes at kbar264@aol.com or contact Kevin at 612-668-1744. View the Brochure, Itinerary and...
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As we at Jazz88 approach the End Of Year and reflect on 2018, we are so thankful for your engagement with your station beyond on-air content. Your Experiences Of the Year with us have resulted in an incredibly memorable year for our staff, students and on-air hosts.  You turned out in great numbers for the various RestauranTours across the...
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A great lineup will keep you company during the Thanksgiving holiday. Thursday, 6 – 9 a.m.: Prep the big meal or just relax with Genaro Vasquez as your host for The Morning Show. Thursday, 10 a.m. – noon: Vocalist Connie Evingson and guitarist Sam Miltich lead an all-star Minnesota jazz combo as the musical feature for the Great Northern Radio Show.  Recorded Saturday at the historic Hibbing High School...
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The Jazz88 RestauranTour is back with a delightful evening of food, music and community at the Loring Bar and Restaurant in Minneapolis on Tuesday, November 27th with seating at 7:00 p.m. Join Executive chef Pablo Jesus Palchizaca as he presents a 3 course menu with wine pairings. Dan Newton’s Cafe Accordion Trio will perform as part of the evening. Proceeds from the event benefit...
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Jazz88 is the broadcast partner for the new Live at The Lex jazz series in The Williamsburg Room at the The Lexington restaurant in Saint Paul. The next recording date Wednesday evening, November 14th features Martinis and Mancini with the Benny Weinbeck Quartet. Learn more about tickets and the event here. Excerpts of the show will be broadcast Saturday, November 24th...
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Jazz88 is the Broadcast partner for the Minnesota Orchestra’s Jazz in the Target Atrium series. Jazz guitarist Peter Bernstein is up next in a solo performance featuring standards, originals and pieces from greats such as Thelonious Monk. Friday, October 19th, 8 p.m. at Orchestra Hall. Tune in the broadcast on 88.5 FM Saturday, October 27 at...
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