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Litchfield Jazz Festival Celebrates 20 Years

Aug 4, 2015

The Litchfield Jazz Festival celebrates its 20th Anniversary this year, and we’ll be broadcasting from the site of the festival’s jazz camp - which exposes young musicians to some of the best instructors in the world of jazz. The festival is also celebrating the groundbreaking Connecticut composer and saxophonist Tom Chapin - we’ll hear from those who remember him.

GUESTS: 

  • Albert Rivera - saxophonist, Director of Operations for Litchfield Jazz Camp
  • Stephanie Castillo - Emmy-winning independent filmmaker
  • Mario Pavone - bassist, composer, bandleader
  • Peter McEachern - trombonist and composer 

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Catie Talarski, Lydia Brown, and Allison Ehrenreich contributed to this show. 

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