Black History Month

Black HIstory Month
1:43 pm
Sun February 16, 2014

"follow the North Star to Canada"

Airing Thursday, February 20 at 9pm on Rocky Mountain PBS, this program tells the story of William Still, one of the most important yet unheralded individuals of the Underground Railroad. The film details the accounts of black abolitionists, who had everything at stake as they helped fugitives follow the North Star to Canada. 

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January 2014 CD of the Month
1:58 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.!

January 2014's CD of the Month

The most recent release by Bobby Watson is an inspired tribute to the theme that inspired it. Bobby Watson and the "I Have a Dream Project", Check Cashing Day,  honors the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington and the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Junior’s I Have a Dream speech.

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February 2013 CD of the Month
12:00 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

February 2013 CD of the Month

Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Jazz Sextet  "Cuidad de los Reyes (City of Kings)"  Sapo NegroOur February CD of the Month selection goes beyond the traditional border of Black History or African American Awareness month to include all of the Americas, so we go to Lima, Perú in South America to choose the third installment of the Gabriel Alegría Afro-Peruvian Jazz Sextet on their own Sapo Negro (black frog) recording label.

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February 2012 CD of the Month
10:53 am
Thu January 23, 2014

February 2012 CD of the Month

MCG Jazz All-Stars  "Hill District Beat" MCG Jazz 

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