[JPL] Wynton at Harvard/Treme on DVD

Tom Reney tr at wfcr.org
Mon Apr 4 14:46:50 EDT 2011


George,

You'll find a smaller crowd and purer NOLA music this weekend at the 
French Quarter Fest, but enjoy Lafayette too.

http://www.fqfi.org/frenchquarterfest/

I'll miss 'em all this year, but I was down for a week in Jan, returning 
in the fall.

Tom



On 4/3/2011 3:04 PM, George Thomas wrote:
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> Tom,
>
> I'm going to the Festival International in Lafayette April 27-May 1,
> get me some serious zydeco and world dancing with a smaller crowd
> (hopefully) than Jazz&  Heritage Fest. Last time I caught either
> Festival was in the mid-90's, both are well worth going. People used to
> ask me why I went to the Crescent City so much and I'd answer, "the
> music's the best in the world and the food's better than the music." I
> think it's still true. Go!
>
> http://lineup.festivalinternational.com/events/2011/04/27/?refine_by=d-2
>
> George
>
>> Season two of Treme starts again on April 24th the weekend before Jazz Fest
>> starts. Anyone else going to NO this year ?
>>
>> Jeff Turton
>>
>>
>> On Apr 3, 2011, at 9:04 AM, Tom Reney wrote:
>>
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>>> http://www.boston.com/ae/music/articles/2011/04/03/wynton_marsalis_bolsters_a_boost_of_the_arts_at_harvard/
>>>
>>> Note: /Treme/ was released on DVD this week, so I've finally had a
>>> chance to see the series, and I'm hooked, having watched 5 episodes in
>>> two days.
>>> Wynton and Jazz at Lincoln Center get lampooned here and there, but it's
>>> respectful and "all for pleasure." /Treme's/ a little thin on plot, but
>>> like the city and the neighborhood it takes its names from, it's loaded
>>> with great music, local color, and rich characterizations.
>>>
>>>
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