interview: Russ Johnson

…a trumpeter of keen sensitivities and questing spirit”
– Chicago Tribune

“…particularly Russ Johnson’s lyrical, deeply melodic trumpet lines—invariably lifts the music to another realm.”
Down Beat Magazine

Join Dr. Sushi on WMSE’s Free Jazz BBQ as he welcomes world-renowned jazz trumpeter and educator, Russ Johnson as Johnson gets ready to release some new music and herald an upcoming Jazz festival at UW-Parkside. WMSE.org or 91.7 FM to listen live or in the archives.

POSTED BY:: Erin Wolf