Howard C. Harris, Jr., Director of Musical Arts, is an arts pioneer, composer, performing artist and world-revered music educator. He serves as Professor of Music and Founder and Director of Jazz Studies at Texas Southern University. He also founded the People’s Workshop, the first Black-originated and multi-cultural arts organization of Houston to present in the […]
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They call him “The Maestro” because he brought an “Ocean of Soul” to Texas Southern University. Mr. Benjamin Butler of Texas Southern’s Music Department recently received the 2011 Champions Legacy Award from his alma mater. This distinguished honor is presented to individuals, who through their efforts while at […]
Creater of the Houston International Jazz Festival, For more than 30 years, Bubbha Thomas has been widely known as a producer of children’s programs, recording artist, concert performer, songwriter, record producer and for his unique style of drumming. This five-time Grammy Nominee has also created a “Jazz & Poetry Series,” “the nation’s #1 in-school […]
Hubert Laws is one of the very few to specialize on the flute in jazz, using it as his primary axe, and in doing so he has become the premier musician on the instrument. In three decades of playing, he has also mastered pop, rhythm-and-blues, and classical genres.
KTSU General Manger selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the National Federation of Community Broadcasters (NFCB)
News Release For Immediate Release The NFCB is a national membership organization of community-oriented, non-commercial radio stations, producers and other organizations and individuals committed to community radio stations in the United States. Be they large or small, rural or urban, eclectic or targeted toward specific communities, the member stations are distinguished by their commitment to […]