Monthly Archives: September 2005

Helping the musicians of New Orleans

Nicki Rivers forwards this letter, describing an opportunity for you to help the musicians of New Orleans: Dear Friends of Jazz, In the last two weeks we have been brainstorming about how to raise some money specifically for the musicians … Continue reading

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Upcoming Sonny Harris Trio Performances

We have word about some upcoming gigs for AKAA members: The Sonny Harris Trio, featuring Karen Gruber, J. Hatch and Chris Wendle, will be playing from 8:30 – 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 22 at Ona’s Music Room. World class … Continue reading

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Upcoming SuperJazz Concert

Vic Atkins sends word of an upcoming SuperJazz Concert: Sunday, September 25, 20053 PMJohn Carroll High School Concert HallLakeshore Parkway at John Carroll Drive, in the Wildwood Area$5 It’s the first concert of the season, with guest artist Andy Martin, … Continue reading

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New AKO Officers

Jeremy Leff sends word that the current Auburn Knights have elected new officers as follows, effective immediately: Ricky Callaway – Business Managercallari@auburn.edu(334) 750-3927 Courtney Jones – Rehearsal Coordinatorjones_courtney@hotmail.com(706) 573-1074 Zack Feldman – Secretaryfeldmzb@auburn.edu(334) 502-5348(205) 937-5348

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Message From the President

My dear fellow Knights, friends, and loved ones: Hurricane Katrina has left all of us in somewhat of a feeling of helplessness for our family, friends, and fellow Knights who have been caught in the throes of this incredible disaster. … Continue reading

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Review of Jane Drake’s new CD

The latest issue of Black & White, “Birmingham’s City Paper”, features a review of Jane Drake’s CD Brand New Woman. Check it out!Update: For people interested in buying the CD, Jane sends word that she will be selling the CD … Continue reading

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Reports from Hurricane Katrina Survivors (Update 2)

Vic Atkins reports that Bert Cotton is safe in Birmingham. Matt O’Connor also sent word that Nicki Rivers now lives in New York (not New Orleans) so she’s OK.

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