RiverRun's Next Retro Films, January 13 & 14

Jan 12, 2018

Rob Davis, Executive Director of the RiverRun International Film Festival visits Afternoon Jazz with Jim Steele TODAY at 4:30 p.m. with writer Foster Hirsch, author of 16 film and theatre books. Hirsch will serve as moderator for classic motion pictures featured in RiverRun's next Retro Film Programs coming up January 13 and 14.

Breathing Access 501c3 has been in operation since 2013 bringing yoga, wellness and arts programming to underserved schools in Winston Salem, NC.  We currently serve Petree and Cook Elementary – both schools are in low income household areas.  Our newest program is at Cook Elementary which had the highest illiteracy rate in NC for 6 consecutive years.  We want to help change that!"

Suzy McCalley of the Breathing Room yoga studio visits WSNC 90.5 FM Friday, January 12, 7:30 a.m. to talk with Jim Steele about starting the new year with your body on the right plane.

Live jazz music sponsored by the Camel City Jazz Orchestra and the Matt Kosma Trio Wednesdays, 8 p.m. until 10 p.m. at the Trophy Room, 517 North Liberty Street, downtown Winston-Salem.

Melicia Whitt-Glover, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Center of Excellence For the Elimination of Health Disparities at Winston-Salem State University visited Morning Jazz with Jim Steele.

Details about the Center:


To become a nationally-recognized Center of Excellence for promoting healthy equity in health care delivery and treatment through quality community-engaged research, dissemination of findings, and student education.

Mission of the CEEHD

Owens Daniels

Visual Artist/Photographer Owens Daniels, known for his portraits of area artists and musicians, visits Afternoon Jazz with Jim Steele, Thursday, January 4, at 4:30 p.m.

Daniels will host an opening ceremony for his new exhibit of photographs, "Shooting With My Feet In NYC," Friday, January 5, 7 p.m. until 10 p.m. at Artworks Gallery, 564 North Trade Street, Winston-Salem. The public is invited.

When you become a listener-member at WSNC 90.5 FM at the $30 level or above, you will receive a car magnet featuring Louis Armstrong! The magnet shows your love for WSNC and great jazz-music artists like Armstrong.

Listener-members who give $40 or more have their choice of one of our brand-new "Locally Sourced," jazz music t-shirts featuring Joe Robinson, trumpet; Matt Kendrick, bass; Diana Tuffin, vocals; "Big" Ron Hunter, blues; Nick Hayes, drums; or Hashim Saleh, congas. In addition, you will also receive the new WSNC car magnet.

Internationally renowned jazz vocalist, Triple Grammy® winner and TONY® winner, Dee Dee Bridgewater visits WSNC 90.5 F.M., Friday, December 15 at 5:15 p.m. for a conversation with best-selling author Byron Williams on Afternoon Jazz with Jim Steele.


Bridgewater is visiting Winston-Salem for a performance with the Piedmont Wind Symphony, Saturday, December 16, 7:30 p.m., Reynolds Auditorium,


Owens Daniels

WSNC 90.5 FM listener-members can receive a t-shirt with the image of a local jazz music performer with a gift to the station of $40 or more.

"Photographer Owens Daniels was generous enough to allow WSNC radio to use images from a one-man show he presented called, 'Birth Of the Cool,' said WSNC's Acting General Manager, Ben Donnelly. "The exhibit included photographs of some of Winston-Salem's best-known jazz musicians including trumpeter Joe Robinson, bass player Matt Kendrick and singer Diana Tuffin."