Local jazz community mourns loss of radio host/professor Hazen Schumacher, 88 (via MLive)

The theme song for “Jazz Revisited” – a nationally syndicated, half hour public radio show that ran for 30 years (1967-1997) and was broadcast from Ann Arbor – was Duke Ellington’s “What Am I Here For?”

But for the show’s host and creator, Hazen Schumacher, who died on Saturday, July 18th at the age of 88, that question didn’t seem to apply. 

For the beloved husband, father, broadcaster, jazz advocate, teacher, and mentor spent his life passionately engaged with both people and music.

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