08-28-16 Rhythm & Roots Festival 2016 - Conducting Conversations

August 29th, 2016

The Rhythm and Roots Festival, is the subject of this week's program, with Chuck Wentworth, Producer.  We talk about the upcoming event to be held at Ninigret Park, and listen to some of the music from groups that will be performing September 2 to 4.  For more information go to www.rhythmandroots.com

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08-26-16 Vocalist Ella Fitzgerald - Jazz After Dinner

August 29th, 2016

This week Jazz After Dinner features the amazing vocal sounds of Ella Fitzgerald. Listen and Enjoy!

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08-21-16 Pianist Kenneth Hamilton - Conducting Conversations

August 22nd, 2016

This week we feature Kenneth Hamilton, concert pianist.  We'll listen to examples of his music from his CD, “Kenneth Hamilton play Ronald Stevenson”, discuss his career and how he became “one of the finest players of his generation”.  He has appeared many times on TV, radio, and at festivals around the world.


08-19-16 Trumpeter Chet Baker - Jazz After Dinner

August 22nd, 2016

This week Jazz After Dinner features American jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist, and vocalist. Listen and Enjoy!


08-14-16 Theatre By The Sea-Sister Act - Conducting Conversations

August 15th, 2016

Theatre By The Sea's production of “Sister Act” is the subject of this week's program, with Kevin Hill, Artistic Director and Jeanette Bayardelle, star of the show.  We talk about the upcoming musical and listen to some of the very popular songs from the production.  For more information call (401) 782-8587 or go to www.theatrebythesea.com


08-12-16 Concord Jazz-Major League - Jazz After Dinner

August 15th, 2016

This week Jazz After Dinner features the 1986 Concord Jazz recording "Major League" part of the two disc set "Double Play" with pianist Dave McKenna, tenor saxophonist, Scott Hamilton and drummer Jake Hanna.


08-06-16 Tiverton Four Corners 2016 - The 95.9 Company Break

August 8th, 2016

This month on The 95.9 Company Break we check back in with one of our favorite RI spots...Tiverton Four Corners! Located within a one hour drive of Boston, Providence, Newport, and the towns of Southeastern Massachusetts, Tiverton Four Corners has become an important center for antiques, fine art, decorative crafts, and cozy shops nestled into a quaint New England Village of 18th century buildings. Enjoy the fresh air as you walk the few steps between shops to peek in windows, sample gourmet treats and purchase quality goods of all kinds in an unhurried, friendly and charming atmosphere. For more information visit tivertonfourcorners.com


08-07-16 RI International Film Festival 2016 - Conducting Conversations

August 8th, 2016

This week The RI International Film Festival is the subject of the program with George T. Marshall, Executive Director. We talk about the upcoming RIIFF Festival at the Vets in downtown Providence and listen to some selections from this year's “Summer Blockbuster” films. For more information call 401.861.4445 or go to  www.film-festival.org


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