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The Middlesex Jazz Festival at Concord Center

 

The Middlesex Jazz Festival at Concord Center

Mark Lynch Who Shot Rock Album Covers

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Dee Dee Bridgewater - May Artist of the Month

For fifty years now, vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater has been everywhere that Jazz has been.  Some of her most decorated projects in recent memory are reflections on her roots, and on the masters of Jazz. She diverted before that from the Jazz base to build a persona in disco and contemporary pop music.

“For Pete’s Sake” by Nick Noble

"For Pete’s Sake”
The Museum Stage: Heart and Soul of the Newport Folk Festival
by Nick Noble, host of THE FOLK REVIVAL on WICN (Worcester Public Radio)

Art Week Ma 2019

WICN is proud to serve as a host site for the statewide community arts initiative, ArtWeek MA.

As one of over 600 events across Massachusetts from April 26th thru May 5th, WICN will be featuring an exhibit of record album cover art! This event is free to the public. 

PS: Don't miss the art in the windows at 50 Portland Street, courtesy of the revitalized Worcester Windows project.

 

Do It, Man!

On Friday evening, April 5th, WICN proudly hosted an intimate member reception and screening of the documentary 'Do It, Man! The Story of the Celebrity Club - New England's First Integrated Nightclub' at Crocodile River Music's African Drum Studio.

2019 Newport Jazz Festival Bus Trip


Enjoy a luxurious ride to the granddaddy of all music festivals – The Newport Jazz Festival -- on Saturday, August 3rd with WICN! Travel to the festival in style and comfort aboard the WICN Jazz Bus, provided by Metrowest Limousine, and leave the hassle of driving and parking to us! 

Madeleine Peyroux - April Artist of the Month

Vocalist Madeleine Peyroux has become a fixture in the 21st Century fabric of Jazz singing, and, as much as any active vocalist, has led us to the contemporary vogue for a neo-classic style of cabaret Jazz.

Andre Previn

Andre Previn – Swinging West Coast Romantic

By Tom Lucci

Roy Haynes - March Artist of the Month

For many jazz listeners, knowing who’s playing the music can seem like too much needless insider information, like an over-detailed menu at an over-the-top restaurant. Who really cares what the chickens ate on the farm? Is hydroponic spinach supposed to taste better, or just sound fancy?  And what the heck is ‘salsify’ and why I would want to eat it anyway?

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