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Spring Fever: A Riverwalk Jazz Celebration

There’s something in the air this time of year.  There’s that certain feeling of being as ‘restless as a willow in a wind storm’ or maybe even ‘starry eyed and vaguely discontented.’  There is no denying that these symptoms describe the singular condition, Spring Fever.

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Licorice Stick Gumbo: The Masters of New Orleans Clarinet

When the refinement of Creole culture came head-to-head with the rougher uptown sounds, the unmistakable cry of “New Orleans jazz clarinet” was born.  The Jim Cullum Jazz Band and clarinet dynamo Evan Christopher spotlight the rich legacy of jazz clarinet players from the Crescent City.

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