Arts & Culture

Cohen's 10 Random Questions
11:45 am
Thu April 25, 2013

Ten Questions for Tia Fuller

Tia Fuller "Angelic Warrior"

In preparing for her upcoming Syracuse performance, saxophonist Tia Fuller spoke with afternoon jazz host and WAER Music Director Eric Cohen.  Eric believes that you can learn a lot about an artist by " asking a series of random questions to get a feel for what they are all about."

Take a listen and see if there are any "ah ha" moments for you.

Tia Fuller performs with her quartet in Syracuse Sunday April 28th at 3:00 PM at the Palace Theatre in Eastwood.  The program is the culmination of a month-long celebration of Jazz Appreciation.

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11:05 am
Thu April 25, 2013

2013-2014 Syracuse Stage Season

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The recently announced 2013-2014 Syracuse Stage season offers well-known classics mixed with exciting contemporary work.
Syracuse Stage announced its upcoming 2013-2014 season, offering well-known classics coupled with works that have created a significant buzz in New York, around the country and even the globe. The season will be dedicated to Arthur Storch (1925-2013), the founding producing artistic director of Syracuse Stage and former chair of the Department of Drama in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
Folk Singer's CNY Connection
10:27 am
Tue April 23, 2013

Havens' Death Hits Close to Home

Richie Havens, Kathy Rowe, Frank Malfitano

Legendary folk singer Richie Havens, the first performer at Woodstock, died of a heart attack Monday at the age of 72.  While he was known internationally for his excellent guitar work and cover songs, his death hits close to home here in Central New York.  Syracuse Jazz Fest Executive Director, Frank Malfitano, knew him well on both personal and professional levels.

"For me, there simply was no sweeter man and no greater interpretive song stylist

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Arts & Culture
1:43 pm
Mon April 22, 2013

Sara Watkins On Mountain Stage

Brian Blauser Mountain Stage

Originally published on Tue November 13, 2012 3:33 pm

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Jazz Appreciation Month
10:13 am
Wed April 17, 2013

Tia Fuller JAMS Syracuse

Tia Fuller
Credit Keith Major

Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM) in April is a celebration of the history, culture and relevancy of jazz as an art form. WAER  Syracuse Public Media is continuing its annual celebration of JAM with a performance by an extraordinary modern jazz artist, Tia Fuller.    Fuller is known for her artful mastery of the saxophone. She has performed with R&B star, Beyoncé and is featured on the Beyoncé Experience DVD. She has also played with Esperanza Spalding, Jon Faddis, T. S. Monk  and Nancy Wilson.

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