[JPL] New SIRIUS Show "Trane Tracks" Honors Coltrane
drjazz at drjazz.com
Tue Sep 19 11:41:35 EDT 2006
MEDIA ALERT: SEPTEMBER 19, 2006
NEW SHOW TRANE TRACKS TO HONOR JOHN COLTRANE
EXCLUSIVELY ON SIRIUS SATELLITE RADIO
GRAMMY®-winning saxophonist Joe Lovano will guest host inaugural show
on 80th anniversary of Coltranes birth
WHO: Legendary jazz saxophonist John Coltrane, who died in 1967.
WHAT: Will be honored in a new weekly SIRIUS Satellite Radio
program, Trane Tracks, that will feature Coltranes music and other artists
nterpreting his work. GRAMMY®-winning saxophonist Joe Lovano will guest
host the inaugural program.
WHEN: Trane Tracks will premiere on Saturday, September 23 the
80th anniversary of Coltranes birth in 1926 - at 8 pm ET. It will be
broadcast every Saturday at 8 pm ET, hosted by veteran jazz radio host Les
Davis, with repeat broadcasts on Wednesdays at 12 pm ET.
WHERE: Exclusively on commercial-free SIRIUS classic jazz music
channel Pure Jazz / channel 72.
MORE: The enormous musical legacy of John Coltrane will be
explored each week in this exclusive new SIRIUS weekly music program on
Pure Jazz / channel 72. Pure Jazz plays the classic sounds and styles of
jazz masters past and present, and features exclusive programs hosted by
notable jazz figures Bruce Lundvall and Gary Burton, among others.
Brown (<mailto:ebrown at siriusradio.com>ebrown at siriusradio.com) 212.584.5290
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