Friday, September 21, 2012

So What: Local News, Notes & Links

Here's the latest wrap-up of assorted links and short local news items of interest:

* Guitarist Todd Mosby (pictured) was interviewed on KWMU's "Cityscape" about tomorrow night's benefit for Mitrata-Nepal Foundation for Children at Logan College of Chiropractic's Purser Center

* Terence Blanchard's opening night at Jazz at the Bistro was reviewed by KDHX's Wil Wander. Blanchard continues at the Bistro through Saturday.

* The blog Phoenix Always Rises has a report (with photos) on last Saturday's Old Webster Jazz & Blues Festival. 

* Oliver Lake is posting online video of his 70th birthday gigs last weekend at NYC's Jazz Standard, including this clip of  his Organ Quartet performing "ETC."

* The Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis is accepting applications for their Katherine Dunham Internship for the 2013 winter semester. The internship is open to African Americans that are interested in pursuing a career in arts management, and includes a $2500 stipend. For more information, visit RAC's website.  Applications are due by Friday, November 2.

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