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Jazz@ThePalmer - April 5, 2019


Listen to set two.

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on April 5, 2019 with producer and host Craig Johnson.

This week, it’s an edition of Jazz@The Palmer recorded in March 2019 and featuring the Penn State student jazz combo, “Dave’s Dogs.” The group features Jeff Schneider on tenor sax, Ian Robinson on alto sax, Ian Adams on trumpet, Colton Dietz on trombone, Jack Boligio on drums, Joe Weiss on piano, and Alex Sampsel on bass.

The concert series is made possible in part by Friends of Palmer Museum and Fred and Judy Sears.

Performances include compositions by Don Stickler, Billy Strayhorn, Jerome Kern, Luiz Bonfa, Cole Porter, Miles Davis, Cedar Walton, Hoagy Carmichael, Horace Silver, and Thelonious Monk. 

Craig Johnson is your local host for weekday All Things Considered. Craig makes his home in the State College area with his wife, daughter and son. He’s been involved in radio broadcasting since 1977 when he got a part-time job while still in high school at a radio station in Somerset, PA. He graduated from Juniata College in Huntingdon, PA with a BA in music. (And he can play the guitar just like ringin’ a bell)