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Celebrate Achievement Student Awards Ceremony
Jazz88 and the North High Radio Class presented the annual Student Awards Ceremony Wednesday night, May 31st at Elsie’s in Northeast Minneapolis. The event honored achievement and excellence in radio broadcasting among high-school students participating in this long-running curriculum. The keynote speaker was singer, actress and Cashew Brittle entrepreneur Thomasina Petrus. Her inspiring keynote included her...
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Bluegrass Saturday Morning
Check out the latest in Acoustic Music Performances Click the link to download a PDF file with a comprehensive regional acoustic music calendar, compiled by Phil Nusbaum.    
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Jazz in the Target Atrium
Jazz in the Target Atrium: When Duke Met Coltrane, available on demand now. The Atrium Jazz Ensemble, anchored by pianist/musical director Jeremy Walker, presents the foundations of jazz: swing, blues, communal good feeling and deep commitment to shared musical inspiration, using the music of Duke Ellington and John Coltrane as source material for self-discovery. Led...
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Diana Krall Album Cover
Multiple Grammy Award-winning jazz pianist and singer Diana Krall kicks off her World Tour and performs selections from her latest release Turn Up The Quiet this Friday, June 2nd  at the State Theatre in Minneapolis. Krall’s new album celebrates a return to jazz and the Great American Songbook and reunites Diana with Grammy-winning producer Tommy LiPuma....
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Hayes Hudson Covers
Louis Hayes: Serenade For Horace (Blue Note) Street date May 26, 2017 Blue Note Records has given a home to arguably the greatest recording artists in jazz for many decades. Like all major record labels, particularly those devoted to so-called “boutique music,” they suffered more than one corporate takeover and several facelifts in the wake of...
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