• John Rimel and Tom Proutt lay down tracks on WTJU, April 27

    John Rimel and Tom Proutt will stop by WTJU on Friday afternoon, April 27, during Sunset Road to share a few tracks from their new album in advance of their CD Release party that evening at C’Ville Coffee.

  • Sam Reider and The Human Hands stop by WTJU, May 3

    Sam Reider and The Human Hands will stop by WTJU Thursday afternoon, May 3, at 5 (edt) for a live session ahead of their concert that evening at The Front Porch. Jazz pianist turned roots musician, Sam Reider is redefining American music on the accordion. He has been featured at Lincoln Center and on NPR, […]

  • Patterson Barrett swings by WTJU, April 30

    Austin, Texas artist Patterson Barrett will stop by WTJU on Monday afternoon, April 30, at 4 for a live session.  He is currently doing a national tour in support of his latest release, Give Em What They Want. Patterson Barrett moved to Austin shortly after appearing on Jerry Jeff Walker’s eponymous first release on MCA […]

  • Greg C. Brown stops by WTJU, May 1

    Greg C. Brown will stop by WTJU on Tuesday afternoon, May 1, around 5 (edt) for a live session during Around This Town.  He will perform a few pieces from his upcoming classical guitar album.  You can also catch Greg and his full jazz and blues band on the May 18 edition of Lambeth Live.

  • Heinrich Schütz Symphoniae Sacrae I – Models of Clarity

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    Heinrich Schütz published three volumes of his Symphoniae Sacrae. Hans-Christoph Rademann and Carus continue their traversal of Schütz’s catalog with Symphoniae Sacre I. This 1629 collection of works reflects Schütz’s time in Venice. While there, he studied with Giovanni Gabrielli and Claudio Monteverdi. The influences of both are apparent in these settings of the Songs […]

  • New Jazz Adds – 4/23/2018

    New Jazz Adds – 4/23/2018 Jakob Bro – Returnings (ECM): This new disc from Jakob Bro (guitar) features Palle Mikkelborg (trumpet, flugelhorn), Thomas Morgan (bass) and Jon Christensen (drums). Bro has performed with Thomas Morgan for quite some time and he was delighted to continue his association with Jon Christensen. Furthermore, it also reunites Christensen […]

  • Atlantic Weekly at City Market, April 28

    Coming up this Saturday morning, April 28, from 8 til noon, Atlantic Weekly returns to the Charlottesville City Market for another season of live broadcasts!  Besides the usual great music and conversation with some of the local vendors, there might even be some live music. While you can of course just listen on WTJU as […]

  • Listen to the Eastern Boundary Quartet Interview on WTJU

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    Michael Jefry Stevens – Balázs Bágyi – Joe Fonda Prior to their Charlottesville performance on April 15, 2018, the Eastern Boundary Quartet, a collective of American and Hungarian musicians, sat down with WTJU announcer Russell Perry to discuss the upcoming performance.  Pianist Michael Jefry Stevens, bassist Joe Fonda and drummer Balázs Bágyi reflected on their musical […]

  • #ClassicsaDay #PoetryMonth Week 3

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    What’s the connection between classical music and classic poetry? That was theme some of us decided to explore with #ClassicsaDay.  For April 2018 we posted examples of settings of poetry in classical music, works inspired by poetry, and more. Here’s an annotated list of the works I posted for the third week of #PoetryMonth. Sergei Rachmaninoff – The Bells, […]