LaRose Jazz http://wrti.org en Etienne Charles With Jeff Duperon: Friday, July 26 At 6:30 PM http://wrti.org/post/etienne-charles-jeff-duperon-friday-july-26-630-pm <p>Tune in to hear from one of the most compelling and exciting young jazz artists ushering the genre into groundbreaking new territory.&nbsp; Freshly 30, trumpeter, composer, and educator Etienne Charles, a Juilliard grad, has already recorded three impressive and well-received albums for his own Culture Shock Music imprint.</p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 16:56:11 +0000 Jeff Duperon 6229 at http://wrti.org Etienne Charles With Jeff Duperon: Friday, July 26 At 6:30 PM Where Music Lives: At LaRose Jazz Club and Wherever You Find Tony Williams http://wrti.org/post/where-music-lives-larose-jazz-club-and-wherever-you-find-tony-williams-0 <p></p><p></p><p>Music lives at<a href="http://larosejazzclub.com/" target="_blank"><font color="#0c4ca2"> LaRose Jazz Club</font></a> in the Germantown section of Philadelphia. That's where sax player and local jazz legend <a href="http://www.bdgenterprises.org/tonywilliams.html" target="_blank"><font color="#0c4ca2">Tony Williams</font></a> has a steady Monday night gig. WRTI’s Meridee Duddleston spends time with Tony Williams - now in his 80s - and finds out how this mainstay of the Philadelphia jazz scene keeps it fresh today and pursues his vision for tomorrow.</p><p>For over 35 years, Williams' Mount Airy Cultural Center&nbsp;has built a bridge to the next generation - through jazz. <a href="http://www.bdgenterprises.org/tonywilliamsjazzfest.html" target="_blank"><strong>The 2013 Tony Williams Scholarship Jazz Festival is scheduled for Friday August 30th to Monday September 2nd.</strong></a></p><p></p><p></p><p> Tue, 28 May 2013 12:26:42 +0000 Meridee Duddleston 5539 at http://wrti.org Where Music Lives: At LaRose Jazz Club and Wherever You Find Tony Williams