Serena Sol Brown http://wrti.org en Remembering The Sensational Billie Holiday http://wrti.org/post/remembering-sensational-billie-holiday <p></p><p>Jazz great <strong>Billie Holiday,</strong> who died at age 44 in 1959, would have turned 99 on April 7, 2014. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, in her short career, this Philadelphia-born singer made a huge impact on jazz and American song.</p><p>http://youtu.be/4P0hG3sD0-E</p><p></p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.solunlimitedjazz.com/" target="_blank"><strong>The Sol Unlimited Jazz and Arts website</strong></a> has more information about Serena Sol Brown's own music as well as Sol Unlimited's summer festival in Philadelphia.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 22:04:27 +0000 Susan Lewis 7140 at http://wrti.org Remembering The Sensational Billie Holiday Where Music Lives: Jazz and History At Cliveden http://wrti.org/post/where-music-lives-jazz-and-history-cliveden <p></p><p>Music lives in the Germantown section of Philadelphia, at a site rich with American history. WRTI’s Susan Lewis explores <a href="http://www.cliveden.org/node/101" target="_blank"><strong>Sol Unlimited Jazz and Arts at Cliveden</strong></a>. The summer music series kicks off this month on June 19th, or "Juneteenth," a holiday celebrating African American freedom from slavery. Each program features a variety of jazz styles, says producer Serena Sol Brown, including standards as well as original pieces.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 19:15:50 +0000 Susan Lewis 5585 at http://wrti.org Where Music Lives: Jazz and History At Cliveden