Pearl Django http://kplu.org en Bucky Pizzarelli With Pearl Django http://kplu.org/post/bucky-pizzarelli-pearl-django <p></p><p>Recently, guitarist, Bucky Pizzarelli visited Seattle to play a series of shows with Northwest gypsy jazz band, Pearl Django. On a cold January day, they all came into the KPLU studios to play… and things warmed up fast.</p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="323" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/LVhlRJ8BCDs" width="575"></iframe></p><p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 22:13:25 +0000 Abe Beeson & Justin Steyer 12477 at http://kplu.org Bucky Pizzarelli With Pearl Django Join KPLU for our 16th Annual Christmas Jam Holiday Concert and live broadcast! http://kplu.org/post/join-kplu-our-16th-annual-christmas-jam-holiday-concert-and-live-broadcast <p></p><p>The 16th Annual KPLU Christmas Jam, 88.5 KPLU’s much-anticipated FREE holiday concert, features guest artists, Gypsy jazz masters <strong>Pearl Django</strong> – <strong>Thursday, December 6, 2012 from noon to 1 p.m.</strong> at <strong>Lagerquist Hall in the Mary Baker Russell Music Center</strong> on the Pacific Lutheran University campus.&nbsp; Pearl Django will perform Christmas selections with the <strong>University Jazz Ensemble</strong> under the direction of&nbsp; Dr. David Deacon-Joyner.&nbsp; The event will be hosted by KPLU’s Nick Morrison and broadcast live.</p><p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Brenda Goldstein-Young 7154 at http://kplu.org Join KPLU for our 16th Annual Christmas Jam Holiday Concert and live broadcast! Photos from the 2011 KPLU Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise http://kplu.org/post/photos-2011-kplu-summer-jazz-brunch-cruise <p>Hundreds of KPLU listeners joined us last week for our 19th Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise. Aboard the relaxing, two-and-a-half hour cruise on Elliott Bay, they enjoyed a scrumptious all-you-can-eat brunch, spectacular views, and great music from &quot;that mighty engine of rhythm,&quot; <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/martin-taylors-gypsy-gene">Gypsy jazz masters, Pearl Django</a>.</p><p><object height="330" width="440"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F42677472%40N04%2Fsets%2F72157627494870212%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F42677472%40N04%2Fsets%2F72157627494870212%2F&amp;set_id=72157627494870212&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=104087" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F42677472%40N04%2Fsets%2F72157627494870212%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F42677472%40N04%2Fsets%2F72157627494870212%2F&amp;set_id=72157627494870212&amp;jump_to=" height="330" src="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=104087" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="440"></embed></object></p><p><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/42677472@N04/sets/72157627494870212/" target="_blank"><strong>Download the photos here</strong></a></p><p> Mon, 22 Aug 2011 20:12:07 +0000 Justin Steyer 2385 at http://kplu.org Photos from the 2011 KPLU Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise SOLD OUT: The 2011 KPLU Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise! http://kplu.org/post/sold-out-2011-kplu-summer-jazz-brunch-cruise <p><strong>UPDATE: Tickets are now sold out for this event</strong></p><p>Join us <strong>Sunday, August 14</strong> for our 19th Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise, a relaxing, two-and-a-half hour cruise on Elliott Bay aboard the Royal Argosy.&nbsp; Enjoy a scrumptious all-you-can-eat brunch, spectacular views, and great music from &quot;that mighty engine of rhythm,&quot; <a href="http://www.kplu.org/post/martin-taylors-gypsy-gene"><strong>Gypsy jazz masters, Pearl Django</strong></a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 01 Jul 2011 07:00:10 +0000 Justin Steyer 1994 at http://kplu.org SOLD OUT: The 2011 KPLU Summer Jazz Brunch Cruise! Martin Taylor's gypsy gene http://kplu.org/post/martin-taylors-gypsy-gene <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-946168.mp3</p><p>Martin Taylor is widely considered to be one of today’s finest solo jazz guitarists. While still in his early 20’s, he was introduced to the world’s jazz audience as the guitarist with Stephane Grappelli, a gypsy-jazz violinist and co-founder (along with Django Reinhardt) of the&nbsp;<em>Quintette du Hot Club de France.&nbsp;</em></p> Tue, 18 Jan 2011 20:27:24 +0000 KPLU 547 at http://kplu.org Martin Taylor's gypsy gene