Philip Kuehn http://redriverradio.org en Newport Jazz Festival: Jon Batiste And Stay Human Live http://redriverradio.org/post/newport-jazz-festival-jon-batiste-and-stay-human-live <p><strong>Airs Monday, June 9 at 8 p.m.</strong> A 20-something singing pianist of the New Orleans virtuoso tradition, Jonathan Batiste has a natural entertainer's charisma and chops to match. He now lives in New York — he met his band in school at Juilliard — and can do "modern jazz" with a metropolitan attitude. But Stay Human is named for its dedication to live music magic, which results in second-line-style parades in the subways and through the Lower East Side. It's perfect for Newport's festive ssetting — and yes, there's a tuba.<br /><br /><strong>Personnel:</strong><br /> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 01:00:00 +0000 45378 at http://redriverradio.org Newport Jazz Festival: Jon Batiste And Stay Human Live