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KTSU Choice Artist of the Month:  Althea Rene

KTSU Choice Artist of the Month: Althea Rene

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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TSU joins Tom Joyner for the Road to Canton

TSU joins Tom Joyner for the Road to Canton

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

     

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