Jazz pianist James Collins, a student in the Temple University Jazz Studies program, is the featured guest on Straight Ahead with Jeff Duperon this Saturday night at 6:30 PM.
James will perform all original music, featuring a band of some of Temple's most talented students, on Wednesday, September 18th. The performance, open to the public, will be held at the Underground - a jazz venue located under the Howard Gittis Student Center on main campus that presents a concert series once a month throughout the school year.
Other artists that will be featured this year include Norman David and the Eleventet, Jeremy Pelt, Wycliffe Gordon, Rene Marie, and the Jeff Hamilton trio.
Listen to Jeff Duperon's mix of new releases and emerging artists in jazz on Straight Ahead every Saturday night from 6 to 9 PM on member-supported WRTI 90.1 FM.