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Satchmo SummerFest to return, in-person, July 31

Thu, 05/20/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
Satchmo SummerFest is returning as a live, in-person event July 31-August 1 at the New Orleans Jazz Museum! “We are thrilled to announce our comeback,” said Emily Madero, CEO of FQFI. "Satchmo SummerFest is the only local festival dedicated to Louis Armstrong. In addition ... Read more

Jazz & Heritage Foundation free concert series, "Chanteuse," returns this summer

Tue, 05/11/21
Authored by Carrie Booher
In March 2020, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's "Chanteuse: Celebrating New Orleans Women in Music" concert series was cut short as New Orleans locked down. Now, the series continues with their first in-person events since that time! Starting May 29, Chanteuse:... Read more

Louis Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp to hold a virtual culminating concert

Sun, 08/02/20
Authored by Carrie Booher
Celebration of the conclusion of the 26th Anniversary of the Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp will go on despite restrictions due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Like this year’s summer jazz camp, instructors and students will come together virtually to hold ... Read more

Seven Days of Satch

Mon, 07/20/20
Seven Days of Satch is a multi-platform, virtual celebration that spans an entire week, starting on Monday, July 27 through Sunday, August 2. WWOZ will be sharing some special thematic programming, WWL will have Louis Armstrong-inspired cooking demos, and Satchmo SummerFest... Read more

"7 Days of Satch" coming July 27-Aug. 2

Wed, 07/08/20
Authored by Carrie Booher
This year, Satchmo SummerFest will present "Seven Days of Satch presented by Chevron." The multiplatform, virtual celebration is a collaboration between French Quarter Festivals, Inc., WWOZ, New Orleans National Jazz Historical Park, WWL-TV, and New Orleans Jazz Museum. Sev... Read more

Video: Bon Bon Vivant

Sun, 06/14/20
We'll be live video streaming Bon Bon Vivant's set from the New Orleans Jazz Museum's balcony starting at 5pm! Watch on the WWOZ Facebook page. Read more

We are staying on the air

Wed, 04/01/20
Authored by Dave Ankers
Thank you, for your support of WWOZ at this time. Thank you for all your messages of goodwill, all the tweets and the Facebook comments, all the middle of the night emails. Thank you for all your financial support to keep us on the air, all the memberships and donations. Th... Read more

Video: The Lilli Lewis Project 'One Shoe'

Mon, 03/30/20
WWOZ was on hand to live video stream The Lilli Lewis Project's set at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's "Chanteuse: Celebrating New Orleans Women in Music," on Friday, March 6. The series was cut short due to the coronavirus pandemic. Here's a song from that set... Read more

Video: Germaine Bazzle at the Jazz & Heritage Center

Fri, 03/27/20
Happy birthday, Germaine Bazzle! WWOZ was on hand to live video stream her set from the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's "Chanteuse: Celebrating New Orleans Women in Music," the first of what was supposed to have been a two week concert series, on Thursday, March 5.... Read more

OnlineWire - New Orleans virtual gig calendar

Wed, 03/18/20
While the WWOZ LiveWire is on hiatus, New Orleans musicians are still going strong. The WWOZ OnlineWire continues to be our comprehensive listing of virtual performances and more.  Need help streaming a set? Here are some tips for streaming from a phone from WWOZ's Video D... Read more

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