John Pizzarelli Quartet at Jazz at the Bistro, Dizzy Atmosphere, and the Glendale Jazz Festival, November 2009

7 String guitar master John Pizzarelli, son of Bucky Pizzarelli, and his quartet perform Jazz Standards with the University of Missouri – St. Louis Jazz Ensemble. Don Wolff talks with John about growing up with a famous musical father, his influences, and why jazz became his calling. Swing with the sound of the “Hot Club of Paris” and enjoy the gypsy jazz styling’s of Dizzy Atmosphere with a performance captured at the Sheldon Concert Hall. Phil Dunlap examines what makes up the rhythm section in the education segment, “Building Blocks of Jazz”. And catch a little jazz in the open air with a visit to the 10th Annual Glendale Jazz Festival.

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.

John Pizzarelli Quartet at Jazz at the Bistro, Dizzy Atmosphere, and the Glendale Jazz Festival, November 2009

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