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Live Jazz New England

Join pianist Pamela Hines and her special guest Sarah McKenzie for an hour-long broadcast from WICN's Performance Studio. She'll highlight many of New England's finest jazz musicians as well as major national talent. The show airs at 2pm on the last Wednesday of each month.




Sarah McKenzie has been described as an Australian national treasure, an acclaimed jazz vocalist, pianist and composer whose album Close Your Eyes won “Best Jazz Album” at the 2012 ARIA Awards (Australian Grammys). She has performed throughout Australia and Europe, has toured with Michael Bublé, Chris Botti, John Patitucci, and Enrico Rava. Now based in Boston, Sarah had the honor of being invited to perform her own material with The Boston Pops at Symphony Hall. After her highly praised performance at Melbourne International Jazz Festival, The Umbria Jazz Festival, The Boston Arts Festival, Stonnington Jazz Festival, she has been invited to play the Monterey and Wangaratta Jazz Festivals in 2014. Sarah just graduated from Berklee College of Music on a full tuition scholarship. Her forthcoming album, We Could Be Lovers, was produced by Brian Bacchus (Gregory Porter).





Past Guests:

October 29 - Alison Keslow







September 24 - Isabel Stover


August 27 - Jazz Trane About JOMP


July 30 - Fabiano De Castro, Bart Weisman and Ron Ormsby







May 28 - Kris Adams









April 30 - Dick Lupino

March 26 - Wendee Glick

January 29 - Arnie Krakowsky


November 27 - Rod Luther Rod Luther Recital


October 25 - Yoko Miwa About Yoko Miwa


September 25 - Gerry Beaudoin


August 28 - Giacomo Gates About Giacomo


July 31 - Jane Miller Jane's new CD


June 26 - Amanda Carr with Les Femmes About Amanda


May 29 - Jazz Trane About JOMP


April 24 - Dan Gabel About Dan


March 27 - Jim Porcella About Jim


February 27 - Jeff Galindo About Jeff


January 30 - Dick Odgren About Dick


November 28 - Jerry Sabatini About Jerry


October 31 - Grace Kelly About Grace

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