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Bob Brookmeyer to blow out some candles (with his trombone) around Rochester next week

Echoing the recent birthday "party" with octogenarian Cool jazz reedman Lee Konitz, the Eastman School of Music's Jazz Studies Department is presenting another jazz legend, the composer, valve trombonist and conductor Bob Brookmeyer to help celebrate his upcoming 80th birthday and his achievements in a lifetime in jazz. Bob Brookmeyer imageBob Brookmeyer is one of the foremost jazz composers working today and taught many of today’s other leading composers in jazz, including Maria Schneider and Jim McNeely. 

On Wednesday, December 2nd, Brookmeyer will be playing some too during the performance in Eastman's Kilbourn Hall with the Eastman New Jazz Ensemble, directed by Dave Rivello. The music presented will take a chronological view of Brookmeyer’s work, including music written for the Terry Gibbs Dreamband, the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band, Mel Lewis and the Jazz Orchestra, and Brookmeyer’s own New Art Orchestra. As a special highlight, there will also be five mini-premieres based on the music of “Happy Birthday,” written by five different composers who are special friends of Brookmeyer’s—Bill Holman, Jim McNeely, Dave Rivello, John Hollenbeck and Ryan Truesdell. Dave Rivello will also be giving a pre-concert lecture at 7 pm on the evening of the concert. The concert will begin at 8 pm. Admission is free.

If you can't get enough of Brookmeyer, you'll have another chance to catch him on Thursday, December 3rd at 9:00 pm. Bob is planning to guest solo with The Dave Rivello Ensemble as they record live for their next CD at the Village Rock Café at 213 Main Street in East Rochester. For more information, please contact Dave Rivello at (585) 381-4309 or email.

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Jazz Around Town: Although we start out slow (a pause to eat turkey?), the jazz continues

Sending you your Rochester jazz listings this week from somewhere in the Flint Hills east of Wichita, Kansas (OK, here). No jazz here, but hope to catch some when I return after the holiday. Hope you and yours have a great "Turkey Day"!

Thursday, November 26, 2009

  • Go eat some turkey and dressing...no jazz here!

Friday, November 27, 2009

  • Bobby Dibaudo @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Mike Allen, AKOS @ Starship Night Club, 6:00 pm
  • An Evening of Expression w/Jimmie Highsmith, Jr. and Victor Antonetti, Jr. @ School of the Arts, 7:00 pm
  • Gap Mangione New Blues Band @ Woodcliff Hotel & Spa, 7:30 pm
  • Artisan Jazz Trio @ Starry Nites Cafe, 8:00 pm
  • Kevin DeHond @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Mike Kaupa Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm

Saturday, November 28, 2009

  • Jimmie Highsmith Jr. & Funkbox (live recording) @ Record Archive, 5:00 pm
  • Sofrito @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Ryan T Carey & El Rojo Jazz Band @ Tandoor Of India, 7:00 pm
  • Jon Seiger @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • Ted Nicolosi & Shared Genes @ Jasmine's Asian Fusion, 7:30 pm
  • Mike Kaupa Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • Kinloch Nelson Jazz Trio @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Eclipse @ California Brew Haus, 9:00 pm
  • East End Jazz Boys @ Havana Moes, 9:30 pm

Sunday, November 29, 2009

  • Bill Slater @ The Lodge at Woodcliff, 11:30 am

Monday, November 30, 2009

  • Ryan T Carey & El Rojo Jazz Band @ Tandoor Of India, 7:00 pm
  • The White Hots @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Epilogue @ Boulder Coffee Co., 8:00 pm

Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

  • Shared Genes @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Margaret Explosion @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Dave Rempis/Frank Rosaly Duo @ Bop Arts Presents at the Bop Shop Atrium, 8:00pm
  • Bob Brookmeyer @ Kilbourn Hall, ESM, 8:00 pm (see Ron Netsky's profile in City)
  • Mel Henderson and T.S. Trio @ Pomodoro's Grill & Wine Bar, 8:00 pm
  • Open Jazz Jam Session with Cinnamon Jones @ Clarissa's, 9:00 pm

Heads Up ... Look for these Jazz Gigs in the Future

  • Dave Rivello live recording session with Bob Brookmeyer @ Village Rock Cafe, Thursday, December 3 at 9:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents the Freddy Cole "A Smile for Christmas" Holiday Show, Friday, Dec. 18, 2009 @ Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside, 8:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents Monk—The Play by Laurence Holder, featuring Rome Neal, Artistic Director of the Nuyorican Poets' Theatre Cafe, January 29-30, 2010 at 8:00 pm (rescheduled)
  • Exodus to Jazz presents the Cyrus Chestnut Trio @ Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside, February 5, 2009 at 8:00 pm

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and other sources. The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester. Please forgive me for any discrepancies with reality and feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible (click on the "Send an email to Jazz@Rochester" link). If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post about how it went. I want to hear from you!

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Jazz Around Town: Prelude to a bird (but not Bird)...

As I wing off to Kansas for Turkey Day with my parents, I leave you with some jazz to get out to before tucking in the bird next Thursday.

Thursday, November 19, 2009

  • Todd East @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 6:00 pm
  • Jazz Dawgs @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • Dawn Thomson & Friends @ Max at Eastman Place, 7:00 pm
  • Jimmie Highsmith Jr. & Funkbox @ Merchants Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Don Mancuso & Regi Hendrix @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Steve Davis duo with Bob Sneider @ Strathallan Hotel, 8:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents Paradigm Shift with Bobby Militello, 8:00 and 10:00 pm

Friday, November 20, 2009

  • Mike Allen, AKOS @ Starship Night Club, 6:00 pm
  • Bobby Dibaudo Trio @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Jen Heiek @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Mike Kaupa Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • The Bowties @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm

Saturday, November 21, 2009

  • Sofrito @ Bistro 135, 6:30 pm
  • B5 @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Jazz Dawgs @ Starry Nites Cafe, 8:00 pm
  • Steve Davis with Bob Sneider Quartet @ Strathallan Hotel, 8:30 pm
  • Kinloch Nelson Jazz Trio @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Po Boys Brass Band @ Abilene, 9:00 pm
  • East End Jazz Boys @ Havana Moes, 9:30 pm

Sunday, November 22, 2009

  • Bill Slater @ The Lodge at Woodcliff, 11:30 am
  • Jazz@111 with the Bill Tiberio Band & Paradigm Shift @ Reformation Lutheran Church, 111 N Chestnut St, Rochester, 4:00 pm
  • Nick Finzer Quintet @ Lovin' Cup, 7:00 pm

Monday, November 23, 2009

  • The White Hots @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Eastman Jazz Lab Band @ Kilbourn Hall (ESM), 8:00 pm
  • Jen Chapin Trio @ Geva Theatre Center, 8:00 pm

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

  • Dave Mancini Trio @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Chris Teal & Quintopus @ Boulder Coffee Co @ Brooks Landing, 7:00 pm
  • Joe Santora & Emily Kirchoff @ PaRe Bar and Grill, 7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

  • Margaret Explosion 'Live Dive' CD Release Party @ Abilene, 5:00 pm
  • Patty Powers @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • M.N.S. Trio @ Pomodoro's, 8:00 pm
  • Todd East @ Pub 511, 8:00 pm
  • Mark Cassara Band @ Pane Vino, 8:00 pm
  • Open Jazz Jam Session with Cinnamon Jones @ Clarissa's, 9:00 pm

Heads Up ... Look for these Jazz Gigs in the Future

  • Bob Brookmeyer 80th Birthday Celebration with Eastman New Jazz Ensemble (directed by Dave Rivello) @ Kilbourn Hall, ESM, 7:00 pm Added image
  • Exodus to Jazz presents Monk—The Play by Laurence Holder, featuring Rome Neal, Artistic Director of the Nuyorican Poets' Theatre Cafe, December 11th & 12th, 8:00 pm

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and other sources. The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester. Please forgive me for any discrepancies with reality and feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible (click on the "Send an email to Jazz@Rochester" link). If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post about how it went. I want to hear from you!

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Listen to some jazz grooves while doing good ... Check out Jazz@111

In the Loop Ministries, located at the Reformation Lutheran Church at 111 Chestnut Street in the City’s Eastman School of Music and Theatre district (and the home of the Nordic Jazz Now Series during the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival), is launching the first in a series of jazz concerts entitled “Jazz@111”.

portion of Jazz@111 bannerOn Sunday, November 22nd, “Jazz@111” is presenting a double bill of local favorites The Bill Tiberio Group and Paradigm Shift Trio. The benefit concert starts at 4:00pm. There is a suggested $10 donation. Those who have attended a concert during the jazz festival know this is a great space for hearing music. Proceeds from Jazz@111 will help In the Loop Ministries to sponsor its "Music After School" program, an instructional program for inner city youth who may otherwise not be able to afford music instruction and are increasingly unable to access it in school.

You can also check out the Fairport High School Jazz Combo at the second "Munch N' Music" series of lunchtime concerts at noon on Thursday, November 19th. It's free (although donations to support the Jazz@111 program are always welcome) so bring your brown bag down to check out these talented youth. If you miss this one, don't worry, there will be more!

In the Loop Ministries is a 501(c)3 corporation formed to assume and enlarge the footprint of existing urban outreach ministries of the Reformation Lutheran Church and is an expression of the mission to make a difference where we are planted. Loop Ministries is located at 111 N. Chestnut Street in the heart of downtown Rochester. For more information, contact Mike Otto at (585) 455-0286, the Events-at-111 website or via email.

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Get 2 twofers at Exodus to Jazz ... Paradigm Shift with special guest Bobby Militello and a 2-for-1 ticket offer!

Exodus To Jazz is inviting you to treat a friend to enjoy the popular Rochester-based trio Rochester-based trio Paradigm Shift reuniting for a concert with its special guest, Dave Brubeck's acclaimed saxophonist Bobby Militello on Thursday, November 19th at Frontier Hall in the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside in downtown Rochester for sets at 8:00 and 10:00 pm. ETJ iamgeIf you have attended an ETJ show in the past, one friend (who is attending for the first time) will be admitted free for each reserved seat or general admission ticket you purchase. If you are purchasing a ticket to your first ETJ show, you and one friend will be admitted for the price of one ticket. Treat a friend and join the funk!

Mel Henderson has performed with many jazz greats including Jack McDuff, Clark Terry, Eric Alexander, Wycliff Gordon and Dr. Lonnie Smith. Although based here in Rochester, Paradigm Shift tours worldwide and records on the the German label, Nagel Heyer. Keyboardist Gerry Youngman has shared the stage as both a trumpeter and organist with Lou Donaldson, Chuck Mangione, Wycliffe Gordon, Thad Jones and Fred Wesley among others. Drummer Sean Jefferson, the trio's newest member, brings experiences that include performances with Dr. Lonnie Smith, Jeff Tyzik, Alvin Parris III and Regina Carter. Special guest reedman Bobby Militello was asked by Dave Brubeck to audition with his Quartet in 1982 and they’ve been playing together ever since. Prior to his work with Brubeck, he toured with the Maynard Ferguson band in the 1970s and has appeared with the Buffalo Philharmonic, Chuck Mangione, Bill Holman and Bob Florence, among many other engagements. Ticket Prices: Reserved seats-$25; General Admission-$20; Students-$10 with ID. Advance purchase available on TicketWeb.com (search Paradigm Shift or Exodus To Jazz) or email your order to ExodusToJazz@aol.com. For more information email or call (585) 733-7685. Parking at the Radisson just mention you're there for the jazz and it should be free....

  • Anna Reguero's article in the D&C's ROCNow.
This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Jazz Around Town: Listing jazz in the clubs, halls and restaurants of Rochester

Sometimes just don't have enough steam to get more than the Wednesday listings post out. I'm sure you're lives went on without it... So, enough with the bellyachin, here's the jazz for the next seven days:

Thursday, November 12, 2009

  • Todd East @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 6:00 pm
  • Jazz Dawgs @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • Dawn Thomson & Friends @ Max at Eastman Place, 7:00 pm
  • Don Mancuso & Regi Hendrix @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Standard Jazz Quartet @ Starry Nites Cafe, 8:00 pm
  • Dave Rivello Ensemble @ Village Rock Cafe, 8:00 pm
  • Filthy Funk All-Star Jam with DJ Tim Tones @ Lovin' Cup, 9:00 pm

Friday, November 13, 2009

  • Bobby DiBaudo @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Mike Allen, AKOS @ Starship Night Club, 6:00 pm
  • Travis Fitch @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Ted Nicolosi & Shared Genes @ Cafe' Vas, 7:00 pm
  • Jon Seiger (Groove Juice Swing event) @ Rochester Museum and Science Center, 7:45 pm dance lesson, 9-11:45 pm music
  • Coda Combo @ Towpath Cafe (Fairport), 8:00 pm
  • Alex Norris with Bill Dobbins Trio @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • The Bowties @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Mark Cassaro Band @ Bistro 135, 9:00 pm

Saturday, November 14, 2009

  • Steve Greene Trio @ Natural Oasis, 288 Monroe Ave, 5:30 pm
  • Ryan T Carey & El Rojo Jazz Band @ Tandoor Of India, 376 Jefferson Rd, 7:00 pm
  • Madeline Forster @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • Ted Nicolosi @ Montage Music Hall, 7:00 pm (yes, Montage... apparently opening for Shred Fest? at least that's how City has it...)
  • Todd East @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Gordon Webster & Friends (Groove Juice Swing event) @ Rochester Museum & Science Center, 9:00 pm
  • Alex Norris withi Bob Sneider Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • Kinloch Nelson Jazz Trio @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Jimmie Highsmith Jr. @ Benefit for Advocacy Center at Rush Creekside Inn, 6071 E. Henrietta Rd., 9:00 pm Added image
  • East End Jazz Boys @ Havana Moes, 9:30 pm

Sunday, November 15, 2009

  • Bill Slater @ The Lodge at Woodcliff, 11:30 am
  • The Gerry Nasca Quartet @ Lovin' Cup, 7:00 pm
  • Jeffrey Osborne @ Fifth Annual Jazz For The Park benefit concert, Eastman Theatre's Kodak Hall, 7:00 pm (OK, I know it's not "jazz" per se—although Mr. Osborne was with the Rippingtons for a time—but this is my blog, it's for a great cause, the Wilson Commencement Park, and the annual benefit has brought some great jazz to town in the past, so there.... If you attend at the patron rate you can also head over to Henry B's on East Avenue to Paradigm Shift at a reception following the concert)

Monday, November 16, 2009

  • The White Hots @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Ted Howe's Tri-City Jazz Band (Flower City Jazz event) @ Green Lantern Inn, Fairport NY, 6:30 pm

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

  • Brad Batz Trio @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Ryan T Carey & El Rojo Jazz Band @ Tandoor Of India, 376 Jefferson Rd, 7:00 pm
  • Joe Santora & Emily Kirchoff @ PaRe Bar and Grill, 7:00 pm

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

  • Shared Genes @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • The Saoco Project @ Lovin' Cup, 7:00 pm
  • AMP @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Todd East @ Pub 511, 8:00 pm
  • Open Jazz Jam Session with Cinnamon Jones @ Clarissa's, 9:00 pm

Heads Up ... Look for these Jazz Gigs in the Future

  • Exodus to Jazz presents Paradigm Shift with Bobby Militello, November 19th, 8:00 and 10:00 pm
  • Steve Davis @ Strathallan Hotel, November 21, 8:30 pm
  • Bob Brookmeyer 80th Birthday Celebration with Eastman New Jazz Ensemble (directed by Dave Rivello) @ Kilbourn Hall, ESM, 7:00 pm
  • Exodus to Jazz presents Monk—The Play by Laurence Holder, featuring Rome Neal, Artistic Director of the Nuyorican Poets' Theatre Cafe, December 11th & 12th, 8:00 pm

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and other sources. The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester. Please forgive me for any discrepancies with reality and feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible (click on the "Send an email to Jazz@Rochester" link). If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post about how it went. I want to hear from you!

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Jazz Around Town: Snow may blow soon, but there are others blowing around Rochester

The snows start to blow soon, but so do the sax and other wind instruments around our fair city. Check out the jazz over the next seven days in Rochester:

Thursday, November 5, 2009

  • The Greg Clark Four @ Flour City Diner, 5:30 pm
  • Todd East @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 6:00 pm
  • Jazz Dawgs @ Bistro 135, 7:00 pm
  • Dawn Thomson & Friends @ Max at Eastman Place, 7:00 pm
  • Don Mancuso & Regi Hendrix @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Ted Perry Trio +1 @ Rochester Academy of Medicine, East Ave., Rochester, 8:00 pm
  • Ted Piltzecker Trio @ Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm

Friday, November 6, 2009

  • Bobby DiBaudo @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Todd East @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Cabo Frio 30th Anniversary Celebration @ Clarissa's, 8:00 pm
  • Bill Dobbins Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • The Bowties @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Filthy Funk Trio @ Lovin' Cup, 10:00 pm

Saturday, November 7, 2009

  • Ted Nicolosi & Shared Genes @ Bistro 135, 5:30 pm
  • Footnote with Harold Pannell @ Brio Bistro, 6:00 pm Added image
  • Jazz Ensemble (Bill Tiberio, Dir.) @ University of Rochester-Strong Auditorium, 7:00 pm
  • Jazz to a Tea @ Rochester Club Ballroom, 7:00 pm
  • Paradigm Shift, Nate Rawls and the SWAN Community Band @ Boulder Coffee Co @ Brooks Landing, 7:00 pm
  • B5 @ Brio Wine Bar & Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Cabo Frio 30th Anniversary Celebration @ Clarissa's, 8:00 pm
  • Bob Sneider Quartet @ The Grill at Strathallan, 8:30 pm
  • Kinloch Nelson Jazz Trio @ Little Theatre Cafe, 8:30 pm
  • Hard Logic @ Bistro 135, 9:00 pm
  • East End Jazz Boys @ Havana Moes, 9:30 pm
  • Sweet Baby James @ Clarissa's, 10:00 pm

Sunday, November 8, 2009

  • Bill Slater @ The Lodge at Woodcliff, 11:30 am
  • The Rod Blumenau Jazz Trio @ Country Club of Rochester, 2935 East Ave, 3:00 pm
  • A Snazzy Jazzy Afternoon with Jazz Dawgs @ Temple Sinai, 363 Penfield Rd, 3:00 pm
  • Latin Jazz Jam @ Tango Cafe, 4:00 pm
  • Rick Holland-Evan Dobbins Little Big Band @ Lovin' Cup, 7:00 pm

Monday, November 9, 2009

  • The White Hots @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

  • Smugtown Stompers @ Bistro 135, 6:00 pm
  • Chris Teal & Quintopus @ Boulder Coffee Co @ Brooks Landing, 7:00 pm
  • Joe Santora & Emily Kirchoff @ PaRe Bar and Grill, 7:00 pm
  • Bobbie Henrie & The Goners @ Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, 10:00 pm

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

  • AMP @ Little Theatre Cafe, 7:30 pm
  • Todd East @ Pub 511, 8:00 pm
  • Open Jazz Jam Session with Cinnamon Jones @ Clarissa's, 9:00 pm

Heads Up ... Look for these Jazz Gigs in the Future

We've compiled these listings from information obtained from the performing artists themselves and other sources. The aim is to give you a one stop place to find all your jazz in Rochester. Please forgive me for any discrepancies with reality and feel free to let me know what the problem is, and I'll get the corrections up on the site as soon as possible (click on the "Send an email to Jazz@Rochester" link). If you go out to hear a performance listed here, feel free to drop a comment to this post about how it went. I want to hear from you!

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.

Bringing the jazz on the interwebs...Try it out

AccuJazz.com -- Click here to listenFor me, listening to jazz is always about discovery. Once you get past relying on only the names everyone knows—Coltrane, Miles, Armstrong, and on and on—and are exposed to the great jazz music being played and recorded all over the country and world, it's easy to let someone else put together some selections. That's why we always listened to radio in the past. As there are only a couple of radio stations featuring jazz in these parts (Jazz 90.1 and WJZR), one place we can turn to the Internet for our fix of new sounds. A place I am turning to more often is AccuJazz.com.

Coming out of my old home town of Chicago, Accujazz has taken its initial focus on a channel of mainstream and contemporary jazz into more than fifty streams that focus on different genres of jazz, instruments, composers and eras. The programming of music is eclectic, ranging across the universe of jazz. I've been following Accujazz on Twitter and seeing the way they respond to the community of listeners they are building on the web, releasing new stations with new ways of hearing jazz music (a recent release was a station that features only Beatles covers). Unlike Pandora and its music genome (which also is a great place to discover new music), the stations at AccuJazz are programmed by real jazz people.

For me listening to these Internet radio stations is sort of like John Nugent's tag line for the Xerox Rochester Jazz Festival, "it's not who you know, it's who you don't know" ... yet.  As anyone who lives here learns, there is a lot of fine musical talent out there. Find some more music to add to your list. Let us know what your favorite station is in the comments.

This post was originally published on JazzRochester. © Gregory V. Bell. All rights reserved.