JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater http://wjsu.org en Juan-Carlos Formell On JazzSet http://wjsu.org/post/juan-carlos-formell-jazzset <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15394967/juan-carlos-formell">Juan-Carlos Formell</a> participated in a multi-artist showcase at SOB's — home to Brazilian and Latin music in New York — a few years ago. Between a couple of amped-up bands, he took the stage alone (as I recall) and sang in Spanish, accompanying himself on guitar. His voice had urgency to it, and there was an irresistible engine inside that guitar. Ever since, I've wanted to hear and know more. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 18:12:00 +0000 editor 20788 at http://wjsu.org Juan-Carlos Formell On JazzSet Regina Carter, Wynton Marsalis On JazzSet http://wjsu.org/post/regina-carter-wynton-marsalis-jazzset JazzSet returns to the 2011 Newport Jazz Festival for performances from two complementary bandleaders on the main Fort Adams stage: violinist Regina Carter and trumpeter Wynton Marsalis.<p>Regina Carter started playing violin as a 4-year-old Suzuki method student in Detroit, and later played in school and community orchestras. After attending the New England Conservatory of Music, she chose jazz as her primary direction. Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:15:00 +0000 editor 20787 at http://wjsu.org Regina Carter, Wynton Marsalis On JazzSet Gabriel Alegria And Gerald Clayton On JazzSet http://wjsu.org/post/gabriel-alegria-and-gerald-clayton-jazzset The Litchfield Jazz Festival leads off with a weeks-long camp for high-school students and New York's finest musicians on the faculty, then climaxes with a two-day festival. This year it's August 11-12 in Goshen, Conn., but here we have two sets from the 2010 festival, featuring two groups with young leaders.<p>Gabriel Alegría and his Afro-Peruvian Sextet plant their feet in two cities: New York and Lima. When they play in Peru, they invite New York fans to join the tour. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 20:10:00 +0000 editor 20789 at http://wjsu.org