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The Rich Haydon Quartet, and Stanley Clarke, February 2012

This magazine style program based on Don Wolff’s popular jazz radio show, I Love Jazz, showcases his depth of musical knowledge and appreciation of the historical jazz tradition. As a local renowned jazz authority, Don’s insightful interviews reveal his dedication to music education and his personal love of jazz.

This special program highlights Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) and the Jazz programs there. Musical guest Professor Rick Haydon – head of the Jazz Studies program at SIUE talks jazz with Don and performs with a quartet. In our education segment, Building Blocks of Jazz, Rick joins Phil Dunlap to discuss rhythm guitar in jazz music. From Don Wolff’s archives, our Jazz Gem features the great 7-string guitarist, Bucky Pizzarelli. You’ll meet our “Rising Stars of Jazz” – students from the SIUE Jazz program. And catch the conclusion of our two-part exclusive interview with Bassist Stanley Clarke.

The Rich Haydon Quartet, and Stanley Clarke, February 2012


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