Michael Brecker was likely the most influential saxophonist of his era, appearing on hundreds of jazz and popular records. Brecker, who died from leukemia 8 years ago, would have been 66 this weekend. We'll hear a lot of his playing, as a leader and sideman, on this week's Saturday Night Jazz.
Clarinetist and saxophonist Anat Cohen comes from Israel, lives in the Northeastern U.S., and maintains a deep affinity for Brazilian music. She's a specialist in the Afro-Western, improvisatory instrumental music known as choro — an analogue of early jazz in the U.S.
A Sisters Bond
There is no bond like a bond between sisters. In this installment of Storycorps Tampa Bay, Alina Lezcano tells her younger sister, Elaine Lezcano-Perez, about her own unusual entry into this world and what it meant to her 14 years later when her baby sister came along.
Join us for an invasive species removal and property clean-up day with the Suncoast chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society. Learn about different native and non-native plant species as we work to clear a new trail for our field trip program! We’ll be working from 8:30am to Noon.
Sweetwater Organic Community Farm’s 23rd Annual PestoFesto Fundraising Party is full of community spirit featuring our famous farm-fresh organic pesto pasta and salad, rolls, dessert, and juice. Locally-brewed beer, select wine, and organic coffee available by donation.