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After Midnight

After Midnight

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jazz music is taking over Broadway in the production of “After Midnight.” Meet the director and choreographer, as well as one of the show’s lead dancers, who discuss how, through the ages, jazz has made an impact on culture both here and abroad.

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Columbus’s own voice in the dark Fritz the Nite Owl still going strong

Columbus’s own voice in the dark Fritz the Nite Owl still going strong

| February 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

There’s something about staying up past your bedtime, curled up with a blanket and some popcorn watching movies in the dark. Chances are if you were in Columbus between 1974 and 1991, it was bespectacled local TV legend Fritz the Nite Owl who helped you stay up late.

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Summer Festival Season Continues (Mid-Late July Events)

Summer Festival Season Continues (Mid-Late July Events)

| July 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

As summer festival season continues, here’s a sampling of what’s going on around Central Columbus through the rest of July.

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Behind the Scenes: Columbus Neighborhoods King-Lincoln

Behind the Scenes: Columbus Neighborhoods King-Lincoln

| April 29, 2011 | 0 Comments

Watch a video about the making of ‘Columbus Neighborhoods: King Lincoln’ documentary. Saxophonist Michael Cox shares with us all about how to approach a movie score; and some very talented local jazz musicians do what they do best.

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Sax Player Gene Walker

Sax Player Gene Walker

| June 14, 2009 | 0 Comments

The Lincoln Theater is open and we talk to Gene Walker, Columbus’ own master sax player, as he remembers his own past at the theatre and how important it is to bring jazz back to the neighborhood.

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Bringing Jazz into the Classroom

Bringing Jazz into the Classroom

| July 5, 2008 | 0 Comments

Find out how Jim Masters and the American Jazz Experience brings jazz into classrooms all across central Ohio.

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