Highlights from a recent concert by The Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra will air on Jazz Northwest from 88.5 KPLU on Sunday, April 8 at 1 PM PDT. The concert features music by jazz great Benny Carter and the centerpiece is “The Peaceful Warrior Suite” – a Tribute to the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King.
The live recording of the SRJO performance of this five-movement suite includes excerpts from Rev. King’s speeches, and features bass-baritone Everett Greene and a small string section accompanying the band, co-directed by Clarence Acox and Michael Brockman.
- SRJO unplugged!
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- Tune to KPLU for “The Peaceful Warrior Suite”
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- Marcus Pimpleton – KCTS 9 Golden Apple Award Winner
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- “An Evening with Ol’ Blue Eyes”
- Jazz4Kids added to season opener