Hamiet Bluiett Imparts His Musical Wisdom to the Community, Voices of Jazz: Denise Thimes & Gene Lynn, January 2010

Jazz vocalists lead off and close this installment of I Love Jazz with Don Wolff. Recorded at a performance at the Sheldon concert hall in 2009, Denise Thimes treats her audience to great renditions of jazz and blues standards. Reporter Christian Cudnik travels with legendary Baritone Saxophonist Hamiet Bluiett as he passes on his love for jazz and the blues to young students in the University City School district. Phil Dunlap delves deeper into “the Rhythm Section” on “Building Blocks of Jazz.” And Gene Lynn makes standards from the American Songbook come to life in a performance captured live at Sasha’s on Shaw.

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.

Hamiet Bluiett Imparts His Musical Wisdom to the Community, Voices of Jazz: Denise Thimes & Gene Lynn, January 2010

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Date: April 18, 2015 Time: 10:00am