Legend of Jazz, ‘Lady Jazz’ Mae Wheeler, Jay Oliver performs at “Holmes Lounge”, May 2010

This episode features an interview and performance at Seasons St. Louis with singer “Lady Jazz” – Mae Wheeler . Also featured is composer, pianist, keyboardist & native St. Louisan, Jay Oliver performing with Bill Lenihan and Miles Vandiver at the Historic Holmes Lounge on the campus of Washington University. Rising Stars of Jazz travels to East St. Louis High School , where we take a look at two promising performers from this storied jazz program, Brady Lewis & Carlos Brown Jr. And in Building Blocks of Jazz, Phil Dunlap and Matt Henry dissect the beat in Part 2 of Latin Jazz rhythms.

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.

Legend of Jazz, ‘Lady Jazz’ Mae Wheeler, Jay Oliver performs at “Holmes Lounge”, May 2010

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