Tag: Jazz Arts Group

WOSU Wins Two Emmy Awards

WOSU Wins Two Emmy Awards

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

WOSU Public Media has received Emmy Awards for ‘Jesse Owens: Enduring Spirit’ and ‘Jazz Moves Columbus.’

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Celebrate Columbus History this Weekend at the Lincoln Theatre

Celebrate Columbus History this Weekend at the Lincoln Theatre

| February 27, 2012 | 2 Comments

You can be a part of the rebirth of the King-Lincoln District in Columbus and celebrate the history of the near east side by attending  Beyond the Blackberry Patch – a special evening of music from an all star cast led by critically acclaimed trombonist, composer and jazz ambassador Wycliffe Gordon.  Blackberry Patch is the [...]

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Inside Jazz Moves Columbus

Inside Jazz Moves Columbus

| February 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

I had a chance to witness the first joint rehearsal of the Columbus Jazz Arts Group and BalletMet yesterday.  They rehearsed at BalletMet and will be at the Capitol Theatre at the Riffe Center  today as they prepare for the premiere of JAZZ MOVES COLUMBUS in partnership with WOSU.  Our team provided video excerpts for [...]

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WOSU and Jazz Arts Group Partner for First Jazz Broadcast from the Lincoln Theatre

WOSU and Jazz Arts Group Partner for First Jazz Broadcast from the Lincoln Theatre

| June 5, 2009 | 0 Comments

After an absence of fifty years, jazz returned to The Lincoln Theatre Thursday, and WOSU was a big part of the homecoming. The performance by the Columbus Jazz All Stars was broadcast live on WOSU FM and will air on WOSU TV at 10 p.m. on July 1. The performance itself was very entertaining with [...]

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Lincoln Theatre is Back

Lincoln Theatre is Back

| April 14, 2009 | 1 Comment

It was 1928 when a new building was dedicated at the corner of Garfield and Long Streets in Columbus. It was called the Ogden Theatre and Ballroom and it was built and managed entirely by African-Americans in Columbus. The Egyptian Revival decor was popular due to the amazing discovery of King Tut’s tomb a few [...]

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