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January 2012 Archives

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Jennifer Scott and Rene Worst

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This week on Hot Air, Jennifer Scott and Rene Worst. She's got an unforgettable voice and he's one of the top bass players in the country. They are longtime partners in music and in life. They'll be on Hot Air this week to talk about their latest project together, a charming album of jazz and pop standards.

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Birth of the Cool

This week on Hot Air we celebrate Birth of the Cool, the great Miles Davis album of 1957. Vancouver trumpeter, arranger, and conductor Alan Matheson is paying tribute to the music at Capilano University in North Vancouver. Before that, he'll join us to play some of his favourite tracks.
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Brandi Disterheft

Brandi Disterheft is a composer and bassist living in New York now but is back in town to play a show. We'll catch up with this rising star and hear about some of the new music she's working on.
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Van Django Live in CBC Studio One Encore

Set your your soul on fire with the gyspy jazz of Van Django. The wildly talented quartet recently delivered a fabulous concert in front of a packed house, right here at CBC Vancouver. Adding to the Van Django's musical mix was special guest, Evan Arntzen.

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Photo: June Hunter

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Jazz Tropique

We'll breakaway from deep midwinter in BC to places where the breezes are gentle and the sun shines daily on the mountain top. You won't even have to wear sunscreen.
Join host Margaret Gallagher for this musical vacation.
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