Give For Good:

Amina Figarova

8:00pm

Mon September 1, 2014
Newport Jazz Festival

Newport Jazz Festival: Amina Figarova Live

Amina Figarova

Airs Monday, September 9, 2014. From Azerbaijan to the Netherlands, with a detour in the U.S. — it's the career path of pianist Amina Figarova. Somewhere along the way, she discovered her compositional calling updating the knotty, post-bebop jazz popularized in the 1960s. With her touring sextet of Dutch players, she made a U.S. tour stop at the Newport Folk Festival in Newport, R.I.

Personnel

Amina Figarova, piano
Ernie Hammes, trumpet
Marc Mommaas, tenor saxophone
Bart Platteau, flute
Jeroen Vierdag, bass
Chris Strik, drums

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8:00pm

Tue June 4, 2013
Newport & Savannah

Newport Jazz & Savannah Music Fest Special

Airs Tuesday, June 4 at 8 p.m.  Join Bill Beckett & Wally Derleth tonight at 8 pm for a "Best Of' special feature selected sets from the Newport Jazz Festival and the Savannah Music Festival with featured artists Joe Lovano, Esperanza Spalding, Amina Figarova, Bob Seeley, Ballake Sissoko & Vincent Segal, Bela Fleck, Paco de Lucia and Regina Carter's Reverse Thread. Call in with your pledge and support all the variety you get on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or pledge on line here: DONATE NOW!