[JPL] RIP Oscar Treadwell

Len Dobbin lendobbin at sympatico.ca
Sun Apr 2 23:11:15 EDT 2006


Bird's "An Oscar For Treadwell" - right?

Len Dobbin

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Steve Schwartz" <steve_schwartz at wgbh.org>
To: "JAZZ PROGRAMMERS" <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
Sent: Sunday, April 02, 2006 9:53 PM
Subject: [JPL] RIP Oscar Treadwell



Very sad news for the jazz radio community. Oscar had recently, August 2005, 
gone back on the air at WVXU in Cincinnati. All of his programs are archived
on the website below. So long, Oska T.

> Radio Personality, Jazz Historian Oscar Treadwell Dead At 79

> I regret to announce that my uncle, Arthur K. Pedersen, A.K.A. OSCAR
> TREADWELL, passed away today, April 1, 2006. He fell ill on Thursday, and
> was hospitalized until he passed today. His four children were by his 
> side.
>
> According to his wishes, his remains will be donated to scientific study. 
> I am unaware of any planned memorial services at this time.
>
> Paul Evans Pedersen, Jr.
> Hammonton, NJ
> COOKBEAUX at aol.com
>
> Visit website:
>
> http://www.oscartreadwell.com/
>




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