>

Featured Articles

  • KTSU Presents the 2nd Annual Gospel Brunch 2014

    KTSU Presents the 2nd Annual Gospel Brunch 2014

    In celebration of Gospel Heritage Month, KTSU 90.9FM presents the 2nd Annual Gospel Brunch on Saturday, September 6, 2014, 1pm  – 4pm, at the Downtown Aquarium, located at 410 Bagby Street at Memorial Drive.  Gospel recording artists Beverly Crawford and Johnny B. Williams will perform live on stage.  Guests will be served a Cajun style […]

    Continue Reading

    | August 19, 2014 | 0 Comments
  • KTSU Choice Artist of the Month:  Althea Rene

    KTSU Choice Artist of the Month: Althea Rene

    Althea Rene was born on December 25th in Detroit, Michigan.  She began her musical journey at age four as a classical flautist.  She studied classical music while attending Howard University in Washington D.C. and later gained further musical inspiration from the accomplishments of Yusef Lateef, Ian Anderson, and her father, one of Motown’s original Funk […]

    Continue Reading

    | August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Featured Videos

Featured Videos
  • Horace Silver – Song For My Father
    Horace Silver – Song For My Father
  • Jennifer Hudson – And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going
    Jennifer Hudson – And I Am Telling You I’m Not Going
  • Houston honors legendry author Maya Angelou
    Houston honors legendry author Maya Angelou

Recent Articles

Jazz students perform with Althea Rene

Jazz students perform with Althea Rene

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Students from Jazz Education, Inc.’s Summer Jazz Workshop All-Stars recently performed at the annual Mayors Scholarship Jazz Brunch held at the Wortham Theatre.  The brunch is a part of the Houston International Jazz Festival activities and raises funds to support the children’s music education program.  Bubba Thomas and Mayor Annise Parker presented the 2014 scholarship […]

Continue Reading

The lst Annual KTSU Volunteer and Staff Picnic

The lst Annual KTSU Volunteer and Staff Picnic

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

The volunteers and staff of KTSU 90.9FM gathered for a picnic at Kitty Hollow Park.  Those pictured are (from left to right), Charles Hudson, Vernon J, James Eaglin, Terry Franks, Ms. Melodic, Angela Lemon, Sheldon T. Nunn and Tyrone Erasmus Campbell.

Continue Reading

Anita Wilson – Motown gospel recording artist visits KTSU-FM

Anita Wilson – Motown gospel recording artist visits KTSU-FM

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gospel singer and East St. Louis native, Anita Wilson, visited the KTSU studios to discuss and promote her new release titled “Vintage Worship”.  Ms. Wilson was drawn to music and singing at an early age, and in time she developed a vocal style that merged traditional gospel with jazz, pop, and R&B influences like Ella […]

Continue Reading

Pioneering jazz pianist, Horace Silver, dies at 85

Pioneering jazz pianist, Horace Silver, dies at 85

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Horace Silver, a pianist, composer and band leader with tireless inventiveness who influenced generations of jazzmen has died.  He was 85.   Silver was known for his destinctive humorous and funky playing style and for his pioneering compositional contribution to the hard bop sound.  “Horace Silver was one of the hardest swinging piano players in jazz, both as […]

Continue Reading