The City of Columbus is being sued for $4 million after this year’s annual Juneteenth celebration was shut down by city officials. A Saturday shooting caused the remainder of the 2-day event to be cancelled
Very Cool — June Jazz on 89.7 with CJO
The Columbus Jazz Orchestra, for the first time, will be featured on 89.7 NPR News Friday nights in June with broadcasts starting at 7 pm. The CJO will be providing the following lineup taped for broadcast by WOSU during the past year’s ‘Swingin with the CJO concert series.
All broadcasts on 89.7 NPR News on Fridays at 7 pm -
June 7 - Come Together — Gershwin, Lennon and McCartney
June 14 - Ragtime, Blues and Beyond — roots of jazz
June 21 - Big Band on Broadway — Bernstein, Basie and Broadway hits
June 28 - Piano Men — Joel, John & Wonder
Enjoy your Friday nights with our own Columbus Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Byron Stripling! And don’t forget their JazZoo series starting in July. It is simply a wonderful experience.