The $50,000 goal was met!
The Pittsburgh Jazz Channel’s June $50,000 fundraising goal has been met! These are the operational funds to keep WZUM going, to pay the rent, fees and more that are required for our signals to be here for you.
The pledge drive may be over, but your support always helps whenever you can make a gift. If you’ve yet to make a first time gift, to give something extra, or renew your support, please call or click, now!
Call 412-322-1800 or click on the “donate” button.
You can also send a check to: WZUM, PO Box 456, South Park, PA 15129
We we now count, on average, more than 200 live jazz performances in Pittsburgh region each and every month! We talk about it on the radio, and we encourage you to see and hear the great performers and venues in person! Click on Jazz Central for the latest we know about. We update it often. If you you have a gig to share, a correction or an update, send it to us at email@example.com
Piano Day Pittsburgh returns in August - with a “preview day” which includes a grand piano touring around the region on Saturday with a special stop in front of the Crawford Grill.
Sunday, August 25, Live performances from 4 different venues, downtown, celebrating the Piano in Pittsburgh
The Afro American Music Institute 37th Anniversary Celebration & Fund Raiser featuring soul, jazz, r&b, singer-songwriter, pianist, producer Recording Artist Frank McComb at the Kelly-Strayhorn Theatre, E Liberty
Performers will include:
The AAMI Faculty band - Dr. James Johnson, piano; Howard Alexander, keyboards; Dan Wasson, bass; Eric Johnson, guitar
The Frank McComb Band - including John Hall, bass; James Johnson III, drums; Hugo Cruz, percussion
WZUM expands in Pittsburgh
Bringing jazz back to the Pittsburgh airwaves was no small feat, and hundreds of people have joined together to bring this musical gift to thousands in the region.
WZUM and the Pittsburgh Jazz Channel are a public service of Pittsburgh Public Media, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions to PPM and WZUM are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.
WZUM is the Pittsburgh Jazz Channel. WZUM is Public Radio.