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A week long memorial broadcast is currently being aired on the life and music of Ornette Coleman.
Aside from Ornette's music, there will be additional insight into his musical legacy through presentations by Phil Schaap, jazz historian and educator. Listed below is his schedule. The presentations provide an educational narrative which allow for a deeper understanding and appreciation of Ornette's music. Schaap's presentations are of interest to both those uninitiated with Ornette's music and to the Ornette cognoscenti.
The ORNETTE COLEMAN MEMORIAL BROADCAST is continuous 24/7 for seven days lasting into June 17th. Schaap will be on the air Saturday June 13th for a short narrative at 2:30pm and then, airing the earliest Ornette Coleman, from 6pm – 10pm. A different episode of short narrative’s about Ornette Coleman will be on at 5:30pm on Sunday the 14th. Phil will return to the continuing ORNETTE COLEMAN MEMORIAL BROADCAST on Monday June 15th from 12Noon – 5pm. His final short narrative on Ornette will be heard at 10am on Tuesday June 16th and he'll return to the ORNETTE COLEMAN MEMORIAL BROADCAST from 4pm – 8pm on Tuesday. The last of the ORNETTE COLEMAN MEMORIAL BROADCAST will be his shift on Wednesday June 17th from 7:30am – 9:30am. All times are Eastern Daylight Savings Time. WKCR.org