[members-announce] Fresh Content: Independent Ear

Willard Jenkins muzikmuse at comcast.net
Fri Aug 21 18:01:41 EDT 2009

Fresh content now posted at The Independent Ear at

*	Installment #7 in the ongoing series Ain't But a Few of Us: Black
jazz writers telling their stories; our contributor: Martin Johnson...


*	Part One of pianist-composer Hotep Idris Galeta's revealing history
of jazz in South Africa.  How'd that country, as some suggest, become second
only to the U.S. in the depth of its jazz history?  Hotep's got the


*	Heads Up on a new series of interviews in www.jazz.com on grassroots
jazz presenters dealing positively with the jazz audience development
connundrum -- positive news from the field in response to that NEA audience
study that has so many folks waving the red flag...

Willard Jenkins
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