Todd E. Hill http://wkms.org en The Black Cats Jump Returns to WKMS - A Chat with Todd Hill http://wkms.org/post/black-cats-jump-returns-wkms-chat-todd-hill <p>Back in the 1980s, The Black Cats Jump was a thirteen part series of hour-long programs on big band music with host Bobby Bryan and co-producer Mark Welch. The series featured some of the great black big band leaders, sidemen, vocalists, and arrangers. The first show aired live on Friday, October 3, 1980. Dr. Todd Hill and Mark Welch revisit the series for special airings Tuesdays at 9 p.m. during Cafe Jazz, starting September 17. Cafe Jazz hosts George Eldred and Todd Hill talk about the program and how they re-mastered the series with Mark Welch.</p><p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 16:43:26 +0000 George Eldred & Todd E. Hill 34912 at http://wkms.org The Black Cats Jump Returns to WKMS - A Chat with Todd Hill Hear "Swing into Spring" from Lovett Auditorium (Full Broadcast) http://wkms.org/post/hear-swing-spring-lovett-auditorium-full-broadcast <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Enjoy our live of&nbsp;music and comedy from the </span>1930s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>40s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from Lovett Auditorium, originally broadcast on April 16.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Lovett was filled with the sounds of two big bands, a band-within-a-band, and a live radio broadcast on&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WKMS</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, such as one you might have heard back in the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1930s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;and&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">1940s</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Now you can hear the show live, on demand!</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 21:10:55 +0000 Matt Markgraf, Todd E. Hill, Tracy Ross, Mark Welch & Bob Lochte 30932 at http://wkms.org Hear "Swing into Spring" from Lovett Auditorium (Full Broadcast) “Chuck’s Music Shop” During Café Jazz Tuesdays on WKMS http://wkms.org/post/chuck-s-music-shop-during-caf-jazz-tuesdays-wkms <p>Director of Jazz Ensembles at Murray State and WKMS volunteer Dr. Todd Hill hosts <em>Café Jazz</em> Tuesdays from 9-11 p.m. Dr. Hill has introduced a new twenty-minute segment during Tuesday’s <em>Café Jazz</em> called “Chuck’s Music Shop.” The segment airs at 9:40 p.m. and the music is drawn from the personal jazz collection of the late Chuck Simons.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 16:50:50 +0000 Jenni Todd & Todd E. Hill 27354 at http://wkms.org “Chuck’s Music Shop” During Café Jazz Tuesdays on WKMS Good Read: Pogue's War by Forrest C. Pogue http://wkms.org/post/good-read-pogues-war-forrest-c-pogue <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:12:27 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18612 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Pogue's War by Forrest C. Pogue Good Read: Sinatra! The Song is You by Will Friedwald http://wkms.org/post/good-read-sinatra-song-you-will-friedwald <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:52:14 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18608 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Sinatra! The Song is You by Will Friedwald Good Read: With Billie by Julia Blackburn http://wkms.org/post/good-read-billie-julia-blackburn <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Wed, 27 Jun 2012 16:43:18 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18604 at http://wkms.org Good Read: With Billie by Julia Blackburn Good Read: His Excellency George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis http://wkms.org/post/good-read-his-excellency-george-washington-joseph-j-ellis <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:12:45 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18585 at http://wkms.org Good Read: His Excellency George Washington by Joseph J. Ellis Good Read: Duke Ellington's America by Harvey G. Cohen http://wkms.org/post/good-read-duke-ellingtons-america-harvey-g-cohen <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Poduct Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 21:05:51 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18579 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Duke Ellington's America by Harvey G. Cohen Good Read: American Lion by Jon Meacham http://wkms.org/post/good-read-american-lion-jon-meacham <p><strong style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; ">Product Description:</strong></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:47:27 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18565 at http://wkms.org Good Read: American Lion by Jon Meacham Good Read: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong by Terry Teachout http://wkms.org/post/good-read-pops-life-louis-armstrong-terry-teachout <p><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0151010897?ie=UTF8&amp;tag=wwwwkmsorg-20&amp;linkCode=as2&amp;camp=1789&amp;creative=9325&amp;creativeASIN=0151010897" style="font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.5; padding: 0px; margin: 0px; color: rgb(0, 68, 119); text-decoration: underline; ">Buy this book on Amazon</a></p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 18:51:05 +0000 Todd E. Hill 18477 at http://wkms.org Good Read: Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong by Terry Teachout