10616208_767805529929418_4246775091233699978_nDiane Schuur and Janis Mann, two former Seattle singers will come home for gigs in Seattle this week and their most recent CDs are featured on this week’s Jazz Northwest, Sunday September 7 at 2 PM Pacific on 88.5 KPLU and kplu.org. Both launched successful recording and touring careers from Seattle and their most recent CDs are featured on this program. Janis Mann will sing in the Art of Jazz series at Seattle Art Museum on Thursday September 11, and Diane Schuur will be at Jazz Alley September 11-14. Don’t be surprised if you see either of them at the other’s gig, they’re longtime friends as well.

Also on this week’s Jazz Northwest is another former Seattle singer with a new CD, Dee Daniels, plus Collier & Dean, Ann Reynolds, Greg Williamson, and new music from Portland and Vancouver BC.

Jazz Northwest is recorded and produced by Jim Wilke for KPLU and is heard Sunday afternoons at 2 on 88.5 KPLU and kplu.org . A podcast of the program is also available following the broadcast.

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