Sid Kyler River Valley Jazz Fest

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Heard On Route 51

This Thursday we preview the third annual Sid Kyler River Valley Jazz Festival, which takes place Friday July 13th and Saturday July 14th at the Bull Falls Brewery, 901 E. Thomas Street in Wausau. Route 51 host, guitarist and jazz festival emcee Glen Moberg welcomes bandleader and trumpeter Sid Kyler; bandleader and saxophonist John Greiner; and guitarist and bassist Roger Pickering for an hour of conversation and live music at our Wisconsin Public Radio studios in Wausau.

The Sid Kyler Jazz Festival takes place during an extraordinary weekend in Wausau, which is also hosting the annual Ribfest, Balloon Rally, Chalkfest and Canoe Slalom World Championships. Wausau Area Central Wisconsin Visitors Bureau Executive Director Darien Schaeffer will preview the events and discuss their impact as part of Thursday’s program.