Jason Moran http://redriverradio.org en Jazz at Lincoln Center: “Gershwin & Beyond” http://redriverradio.org/post/jazz-lincoln-center-gershwin-beyond <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Tuesday, April 22 at 9 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We’re celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month in April with Jazz at Lincoln Center and Guitar master Bill </span>Frisell<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. He'll explore the roots of American musical style in works by George </span>Gershwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, William Billings, Stephen Foster, and Charles Ives in </span>“Gershwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &amp; Beyond”. &nbsp;</span>Frisell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is joined by Sam </span>Amidon<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Jason Moran, and vocalist Alicia Hall Moran to interpret the backbone of our nation’s musical legacy. Join us for </span>“Gershwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> &amp; Beyond” this Tuesday night at 9 on Red River Radio.</span></div><p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 02:00:00 +0000 42671 at http://redriverradio.org Jazz at Lincoln Center: “Gershwin & Beyond” Texas Jazz & Blues Greats http://redriverradio.org/post/texas-jazz-blues-greats <div><strong>Airs Friday, November 29 at 9 p.m. &nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Texas Jazz &amp; Blues Greats is hosted by jazz pianist and composer Jason Moran, a Texas native himself. &nbsp;Moran was recently tapped to be the Creative Director at the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts after the passing of Dr. Billy Taylor, and was the recipient of the 2010 MacArthur Fellowship. &nbsp;A student of the blues, Jason’s virtuoso performances marries classical, blues, and jazz with the musical influences of his generation including funk, hip-hop, and rock. &nbsp;The Texas Jazz &amp; Blues Greats project was right in his sweet spot!&nbsp;</span></div><p> Sat, 30 Nov 2013 03:00:00 +0000 36723 at http://redriverradio.org Texas Jazz & Blues Greats Jazz Piano Christmas XXIII http://redriverradio.org/post/jazz-piano-christmas-xxiii <p><strong>Airs, Tuesday December 25 at 9:00 p.m.&nbsp;</strong>NPR Music brings you another great concert from the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. NEA Jazz Master Ellis Marsalis, Jason Moran, Geri Allen, and Taylor Eigsti, and other artists perform their favorite holiday songs.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 03:00:00 +0000 21514 at http://redriverradio.org Jazz Piano Christmas XXIII