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Video: "Backstage Jazz" radio program premiered Friday, rebroadcasting Sunday on KGOU FM

by Brandy McDonnell Modified: July 6, 2013 at 11:00 am •  Published: July 5, 2013

Oklahoma City producer and jazz aficionado Jeremy Gossett will take music lovers behind the music and into the lives of America jazz musicians with his new series “Backstage Jazz.”

Jeremy Gossett
Jeremy Gossett

The pilot episode “Backstage” of hits the airwaves at 9 p.m. Friday (tonight) on KGOU FM and rebroadcasts on Sunday at 7 p.m. on 106.3 Norman, 105.7 Oklahoma City-Spencer, 103.1 Seminole, 97.9 and 91.9 Ada, 106.9-Chickasha, and 88.1-Woodward.

The show also will be streaming online at http://www.kgou.org/listen-live

This week, the show will visit the William J. Clinton Presidential Center to celebrate the opening of the exhibit “Jazz Through the Eyes of Herman Leonard,” trumpeter Rodney Block, and the manager of the Herman Leonard Jazz Photography Collection, Steve Smith.

The program, which Gossett produces and hosts, will showcase local favorites like Justin Echols and the Edmond Jazz Orchestra along with nationally known artists like David Sanborn and David Amram.

Celebrate Independence Day by gaining new insight into a truly American art form! For more information on the series, go to www.backstagejazz.org.

-BAM


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