Joe Lovano http://kplu.org en Tonight on KPLU: The SFJAZZ Center's historic opening concert http://kplu.org/post/tonight-kplu-sfjazz-centers-historic-opening-concert <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Thirty years after presenting its first concerts in San Francisco, the organization&nbsp;</span>SFJAZZ<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;has built a permanent home and performance venue. The&nbsp;</span>SFJAZZ<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Center, conceived as the first stand-alone building for jazz in the U.S., <a href="http://www.sfjazz.org/sites/default/files/documents/GO_Promo.pdf" target="_blank">opens with a star-studded concert</a> tonight, hosted by Bill Cosby.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Artists include:&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">McCoy&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tyner,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Chick&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Corea,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Esperanza Spalding, Joshua Redman, Joe&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Lovano,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Bobby&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Hutcherson,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Mary Stallings, John Handy, Pete&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Escovedo,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Eric Reed, and more!&nbsp;</span></p><p><a href="http://www.kplu.org/live-event/watch-live-sfjazz-center-star-studded-opening-concert"><strong>WATCH LIVE NOW!</strong></a></p><p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:01:08 +0000 KPLU 7622 at http://kplu.org Tonight on KPLU: The SFJAZZ Center's historic opening concert Joe Lovano Us Five - Taking Bird to new heights http://kplu.org/post/joe-lovano-us-five-taking-bird-new-heights <p>Live sessions in the KPLU Performance Studio are always fun.&nbsp; However, when saxophonist, Joe Lovano, stopped by with his group, <em>Us Five</em>, it was more than fun. &nbsp;It was also an honor.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 05 May 2011 15:30:00 +0000 Justin Steyer, Abe Beeson & Nick Francis 1535 at http://kplu.org Joe Lovano Us Five - Taking Bird to new heights Joe Lovano and "Us Five Live" perform on 88.5 KPLU today http://kplu.org/post/joe-lovano-and-us-five-live-perform-885-kplu-today <p>Joe Lovano and his band, Us Five Live - is <em>performing</em> live in an 88.5 KPLU Studio Session today at 12:15 p.m. KPLU&#39;s<a href="http://kplu.org/people/abe-beeson"> Abe Beeson</a> hosts.</p> Fri, 29 Apr 2011 18:20:07 +0000 KPLU 1294 at http://kplu.org Joe Lovano and "Us Five Live" perform on 88.5 KPLU today