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B. B. King – The Thrill Is Gone

B. B. King – The Thrill Is Gone

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

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Ornette Coleman, jazz visionary, dead at 85

Ornette Coleman, jazz visionary, dead at 85

| June 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Jazz legend Ornette Coleman, the visionary saxophonist who pioneered “free jazz” and won a Pulitzer Prize in 2007, has died. Publicist Ken Weinstein says Coleman died on Thursday, June 11th at 1 a.m. in Manhattan. He was 85. The Texas-born Coleman was only the second jazz artist to win the Pulitzer Prize in music when […]

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George “Funkadelic” Clinton visits KTSU

George “Funkadelic” Clinton visits KTSU

| January 6, 2015 | 0 Comments

The “Funk Master” George Clinton made a surprise visit to the KTSU studios.  Clinton released a new album titled, Funkadelic – Shake the Gate and a new memoir titled, Brothas Be, Yo Like George – Ain’t That Funkin Kinda Hard On You.   

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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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