Spotlight Conversations

by Clayton Bigtrigger Corley

This is the interview side of the award winning Spotlight On Jazz & Poetry program. We'll be having down to earth conversations with artists representing the jazz and poetry community, discussing the history of their art forms and why jazz, poetry and literacy is important to our culture.  

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E07 - Spotlight Conversation with Linda Sikhakhane

    S02 E07 - Spotlight Conversation with Linda Sikhakhane

    Linda Sikhakhane is a South African born saxophonist, composer and arranger. He was born in Umlazi Township near Durban where his love for music was triggered at an early age. In keeping with the tradition of Spotlight Conversatio...

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  • S02 E06 - Spotlight Conversation with Poeticc Serenityy

    S02 E06 - Spotlight Conversation with Poeticc Serenityy

    I had the pleasure of welcoming poetess L.N. Mallory aka Poeticc Serenityy as a guest on Spotlight Conversations. She's the author of Tears of a Butterflyy Poetry Collection. Mallory enjoys expressing her thoughts and feelings thr...

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  • S02 E05 - Spotlight Conversation with Kimpedro

    S02 E05 - Spotlight Conversation with Kimpedro

    Author, Educator, Visionary, Illustrator, Drummer and Creative Consultant KIMPEDRO stopped by the SOJP Studio for a rousing conversation about his artistic pursuits, the arts and community involvement.

    01:12:19
  • S02 E04 - Spotlight Conversation with Aziza Miller

    S02 E04 - Spotlight Conversation with Aziza Miller

    Aziza Miller knows New York. It's her home. The pulse and the energy of the city manifests in her fusion of funk, jazz, soul, Latin, and spoken word. New York also knows Aziza. Some of the city's most prestigious venues have welco...

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  • S02 E03 - Spotlight Conversation with Champian Fulton

    S02 E03 - Spotlight Conversation with Champian Fulton

    Joining me in this Spotlight Conversation all the way from Copenhagen, Denmark Champian Fulton is considered one of the most gifted, pure Jazz musicians of her generation. She grew up with music in the home; her mother and father...

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