[JPL] interview with Syracuse Jazz Fest director

Ed Trefzger ed.trefzger at jazzweek.com
Fri Jul 3 12:51:40 EDT 2009


Absolutely. We have the possibility of almost limitless programming  
via the internet, and NPR is doing a great job, as are others --  
various streaming stations, content from individual artists, podcasts  
like Jason Crane's "The Jazz Session" -- and so we've got more than  
we've ever had.

On Jul 3, 2009, at 11:51 AM, Joshua Jackson wrote:

> I would have to disagree with "the systematic removal of NPR jazz  
> programming."
> If anyone's paying attention to NPR Music - www.npr.org/music - they  
> would find an abundance of programming.
>
> Village Vanguard concerts, studio sessions, curated lists,  
> interviews, a blog chock full of interesting new perspectives...
>
> What else can we do???
>
> JazzSet is still on the air.  So is Piano Jazz with Marian  
> McPartland (god bless her!).
> Jazz From Lincoln Center is distributed by WFMT.
>
> Do the math.  There's more jazz than ever.  Someone's just looking  
> in the wrong places.
>



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