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Dan Morgenstern

Friday, February 8th, 2013

San Marcos Tonight 02/08/13

Grammy-Award winning Vincent Herring is one of the many musical wonders of tonight's line-up....

Friday, February 4th, 2011

The Weekend: The cold ends, a Super Bowl waits

Get us out of this week! The weatherman tells us that we're returning to more seasonable temperatures on Saturday. Might be fun to go out. Then, the Super Bowl comes up on Sunday. Might be fun to...

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Jazz historian Dan Morgenstern headlines Eddie Durham celebration

Dan Morgenstern, world renowned jazz historian and eight-time Grammy winner for program notes, will present a lecture on Eddie Durham’s legacy during the Eddie Durham Jazz Celebration Feb. 4 in Evans Auditorium at Texas State University.

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Durham celebration to take place Friday

Trumpeter Joe Wilder, who played with such jazz greats as Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and Billie Holliday, will join noted jazz archivist Dan Morgenstern Friday at the Eddie Durham Jazz Celebration to be held at Texas State's...

Sunday, February 1st, 2009

Jazz scholar to discuss local star

Seven-time Grammy winner Dan Morgenstern is at Texas State this week for numerous activities, including a discussion of San Marcos native jazz legend Eddie Durham.

Thursday, January 29th, 2009

Morgenstern to lecture on jazz, LBJ’s legacy

Internationally renowned jazz scholar Dan Morgenstern will visit Texas State University Feb. 5 and 6 to lecture on the role of the National Endowment for the Arts in nurturing organic American art form.