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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 […]

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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.

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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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Jason Moran Mentors Jazz Students

Jason Moran Mentors Jazz Students

| June 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jason Moran, a jazz pianist and composer, visited the KTSU Studios on June 19th to discuss his involvement with Jazz Education, Inc. and the 43rd Summer Jazz Workshop.  Moran is a Houston native and currently the musical adviser for jazz at the Kennedy Center.  Moran debuted as band leader with the 1999 album Soundtrack to […]

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