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WOSU TV Broadcasts Jazz Arts Group Concert this Wednesday, 9 pm

22, 2010

WOSU is proud to present the Jazz Arts Group of Columbus (JAG) and the music of Louis Armstrong’s famous Hot Five and Hot Seven recordings broadcast this week  — Wednesday, March 24th at 9 pm — on WOSU TV in high definition.  This was a concert taped last month at the newly renovated Lincoln Theatre [...]

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

5, 2009

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 [...]

Lincoln Theatre is Back

14, 2009

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 [...]