The Bridge

Friday, 10 pm to 2 am (Saturday morning)

J. Michael Harrison presents his award-winning blend of jazz that takes you from the mainstream to the edge of the art. Rarely heard artists are played with regularity, as is a dash of jazz poetry.

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Playlist

January 03, 2014

10:00 PM
Winter in America
Artist : Gil Scott Heron and Brian Jackson
Album : 1st Minute of a New Day
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10:06 PM
Watch the Sunshine
Artist : Sun Ra Arkestra
Album : A Song for the Sun
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10:18 PM
Celebration Suite Part I and Part II
Artist : Return To Forever
Album : No Mystery
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11:01 PM
Bad Asses
Artist : Stanley Clarke
Album : Toys of Men
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11:25 PM
In Nebular Nexus
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : Heal
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11:38 PM
Flight Endless
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : Heal
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12:20 AM
Lily Xia
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : Heal
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12:39 AM
Switchin’ In the Kitchen
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : Spirit Guides
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12:59 AM
Lonnie’s Lament
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : In It
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1:15 AM
A Peace For My Mother
Artist : Ronnie Burrage
Album : Spirit Guides
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1:34 AM
I’m So Proud / Ya He Yey Ya
Artist : William Parker
Album : I Plan to Stay a Believer: The Inside Songs of Curtis Mayfield
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1:49 AM
Ana Namuc
Artist : Paul Scea
Album : Contemporary Residents
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WRTI Spotlight
10:09 am
Fri April 20, 2012

Interview with Composer Muhal Richard Abrams

WRTI's J. Michael Harrison interviews composer, arranger, clarinetist, cellist, and jazz pianist Muhal Richard Abrams about his collaboration with Bobby Zankel's Warriors of the Wonderful Sound. The project features work commissioned by Abrams in the "Free Jazz" medium; his work compresses both contemporary and traditional ideas into lean, elegant pieces. You can hear the interview in the video below.

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