Aug 16, 2015

Jazz On A Saturday Morning



Listen to KUHS-FM 97.9

(and on the web at

KUHSRadio.org)

 every Saturday morning

10AM to 1PM


for great jazz!!!

                    


The Hot Springs Jazz Society has found

a remarkable man,

Dr. John Leisenring, Professor Emeritus

from the University of Missouri-Kansas City,

to host “Jazz On A Saturday Morning” on

the new Hot Springs community radio station - KUHS-FM, 97.9

on the FM dial.

Known to his listeners as “The Other Dr.John,”

Leisenring will play jazz on Saturdays from 

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

 

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 Our Dr. John taught trombone and jazz

studies at the  University of Texas-

Austin, and for 30 years at UMKC. He

was  a member of the faculty of the

Jamey Aebersold Summer Jazz Camps for

25 years, and has performed in 35 states

and 9  foreign countries. Performances

include jazz festivals in  Sydney,

Melbourne, Auckland, Montreux, Berlin,

Copenhagen,  and twice at the Newport

Jazz Festival in Rhode Island.


The Hot Springs Jazz Society is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to perpetuating, promoting and preserving Jazz Music, an original American art form. The Jazz Society is funded in part by the Arkansas Arts Council, Hot Springs Advertising and Promotion Commission, Arts on Tour, Weyerhaeuser Foundation and Elisabeth Wagner Foundation along with numerous other corporate and private sponsors.