[JPL] interview with Syracuse Jazz Fest director

Dr. Jazz drjazz at drjazz.com
Fri Jul 3 15:59:25 EDT 2009


Don't forget the Detroit Jazz Fest.  We are projecting 1 million people 
will attend this year's Fest!
-Dr.

TomtheJazzman wrote:
> Rather than _personal _criticisms regarding Jazz we must be stressing 
> the positives.  As said previously just look at the Xerox Rochester 
> Jazz Festival and the recent Jazz Summit.  There is much positive 
> energy out here spreading the word.  ALOHA  Tom
>
> Ed Trefzger wrote:
>> 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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