Jimmy Smith's music is on Jazz On The Side at noon on Sunday, Feb. 27
Jazz On The Side at noon brings in "Heroes of the Hammond." In the '50s Jimmy Smith combined blues, bebop and the B-3 organ to create a new type of earthy jazz. The show highlights equally great music made by less famous organists like Shirley Scott, Big John Patton, Baby-Face Willett, Don Patterson, Larry Young, and Charles Earland.
Jay McShann plays his original composition on Riverwalk Jazz, Sunday, February 20th at 11:00 am on Jazz 89.5!
"Originals By Originals," is a Riverwalk Jazz program with a collection of original jazz compositions, composed and performed by special guests, trumpeter Clark Terry, saxophonist Benny Carter, and pianist Jay McShann.
The MTSU Jazz Artist Series brings nationally recognized jazz performers to the Middle Tennessee region.
Each year, the series of three concerts thrills jazz lovers who come from throughout the mid-south. Featured performers have included Bob Mintzer, Marvin Stamm, Deborah Brown, Slide Hampton, Dick Oats, Bobby Shew, Peter Erskine, Ernestine Anderson, David Liebman, Randy Brecker, Rufus Reid, Eric Alexander, the Middle Tennessee Jazz Orchestra, and MTSU Jazz Ensemble I.