Oliver Jones

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: August 19, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11:  
1. Paquito D'Rivera & Trio Corrente - Song for Maura - SONG FOR MAURA

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Jazz Hot 11 Countdown
11:55 pm
Mon August 12, 2013

Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: August 12, 2013

WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of our favorite new jazz releases in rotation.  
This week's Hot 11: 
1. Paquito D'Rivera & Trio Corrente - Song for Maura - SONG FOR MAURA

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A Blog Supreme from NPR
3:55 pm
Thu July 12, 2012

Back Home With Canada's Greatest Living Jazz Musician

Oliver Jones.
Michael Slobodian

Originally published on Tue September 18, 2012 5:15 pm

A week ago, Oliver Jones — the greatest living jazz musician in Canada — played his hometown Montreal International Jazz Festival, one of the world's largest. "Oliver Jones Plays Oliver Jones," read the bill. It was the first time, he said in a conversation earlier last week, that the pianist, now 77, would be playing strictly his own tunes for an entire set.

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