Talking Jazz II: Tuning in to the Future/Jazz Radio in Transition Part 2
Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014
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The 2014-15 JJA online Talking Jazz panels are presented by The Jazz Cruise as part of its Anita E. Berry Jazz Education Fund
Arturo Gómez became an on air-host at WDNA-Miami in 1989 and music director a few months later. Since 2003 Gómez has been the music director at jazz89 KUVO-Denver, winning Gavin Music Director of the Year and three Jazz Week Music Director of the Year honors. In 2014 he received the Jazz Week Duke Dubois Jazz Humanitarian Award. He is heavily involved in community and cultural affairs, music education and organizer of the annual 5 Points Jazz Festival of Denver.
Katie Simon is the executive producer of NPR Music’s Jazz Night in America, produced with WBGO and Jazz at Lincoln Center and was recently named Senior Producer for National Programming at WBGO, Newark Public Radio. She has been a senior producer for Story Corps and has also reported for WBGO, Newark Public Radio, and written for NPR’s JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater. Katie’s work has twice been awarded the George Foster Peabody Award.
Jim Wilke has hosted and produced live and recorded jazz radio shows since 1957, including Jazz After Hours on PRI, which he recently retired from after 30 years. A JJA Jazz Hero and winner of the Willis Conover-Marian McParkland Award for Excellence in Broadcasting, he’s mixed and produced hundreds of s on-location programs featuring Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane, Art Blakey, among many others. He continues to produce a weekly Jazz Northwest show focusing on the regional jazz scene; his new website is www.hatchcover.co
Moderated by JJA President Howard Mandel.
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Previous webinars can be viewed for free at the links below:
Talking Jazz 1 Where We’ll Hear JazzView the Recording
Talking Jazz 2 What Should Arts Journalists Know? View the Recording
Talking Jazz 3 Federal, State & City Arts Funding & Jazz View the Recording
Talking Jazz 4 Jazz ‘Diplomacy’ Now View the Recording
Talking Jazz 5 Museums Keep Jazz Alive View the Recording
Talking Jazz 6 Teaching Jazz Values View the Recording
Talking Jazz 7 New Online Jazz Publications View the Recording
Talking Jazz 8 Big Jazz Publications View the Recording
Talking Jazz II Jazz Radio in Transition Part 1 View the Recording