Jazz with Jeff Duperon

Friday, 6 to 10 pm

Kick off your weekend with Jeff Duperon as he takes a cruise through the current. Jeff brings you the best of the new releases, and acts as a weekend planner. If there's music going on in the area, he'll tell you where to find it. And he always gets a visit from a visiting performer to talk about their music. Spend your Friday nights with Jeff…he'll help you find a new favorite artist, album, or piece of music.

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Playlist

February 22, 2013

6:04 PM
Skylark
Artist : Jonathan Kreisberg
Album : One
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : New For Now Music
6:10 PM
Wes
Artist : Bill Peterson Trio
Album : Ruby Diamond
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Summit Records
6:17 PM
Portraits
Artist : Shamie Royston
Album : Portraits
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Shamie Royston Music
6:29 PM
I Love You Madly
Artist : Monty Alexander
Album : Uplift 2 Higher
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Jazz Legacy Productions
6:57 PM
JB
Artist : Kevin Eubanks
Album : The Messenger
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Mack Avenue Records
7:01 PM
Sixteen
Artist : Paul Carr
Album : Standard Domain
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : PJC Records
7:15 PM
Big Four
Artist : Michigan State University Professors of Jazz
Album : Better Than Alright
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Michigan State University College of Music
7:27 PM
Mercy, Mercy, Mercy
Artist : Wolff & Clark Expedition
Album : Wolff & Clark Expedition
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Random Act Records
7:33 PM
No Church in the Wild
Artist : Next Collective
Album : Cover Art
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Concord Jazz
7:43 PM
Mo Bop
Artist : Melton Mustafa
Album : The Traveling Man
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Zaki Publishing
7:53 PM
Cats in the Yard
Artist : Brad Goode
Album : Chicago Red
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Origin Records
8:05 PM
Road Kill
Artist : Jack Walrath
Album : Heavy Mirth
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Steeplechase
8:15 PM
Love Song
Artist : Carolyn Perteete
Album : Insomnia
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Carolyn Perteete Music
8:18 PM
Before It’s Too Late
Artist : Milton Suggs
Album : Lyrical - Volume, 1
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Skiptone Music
8:27 PM
Pieces of a Dream
Artist : Jeremy Pelt
Album : Water and Earth
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : High Note
8:37 PM
Bebop Hanna
Artist : Andrea Brachfield
Album : Lady of the Island
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Zoho Music
8:46 PM
Creepin’
Artist : Yoron Israel
Album : Visions
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label :
8:53 PM
Something, Sometime
Artist : Kurt Rosenwinkel
Album : Star Of Jupiter
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : WomMusic
8:59 PM
Never Really Matters
Artist : Carolyn Perteete
Album : Insomnia
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2011
Label : Carolyn Perteete
9:04 PM
The Way You Look Tonight
Artist : Grace Kelly
Album : Live at Scullers
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Pazz Productions
9:15 PM
Cross Culture
Artist : Joe Lovano Us Five
Album : Cross Culture
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Blue Note
9:21 PM
Impervious Gems
Artist : Ralph Peterson Sextet
Album : The Duality Perspective
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Onyx Productions
9:39 PM
Blues for Tahrir
Artist : Todd Marcus
Album : Inheritance
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Hipnotic Records
9:51 PM
You Send Me
Artist : Kurt Elling
Album : 1619 Broadway
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Concord Jazz
9:56 PM
Jazz Ain’t Nothing But Soul
Artist : Esperanza Spaulding
Album : Radio Music Society
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Heads Up

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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
1:40 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Fresh Air Remembers Jazz Pianist Jimmy Amadie

Jimmy Amadie.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon December 16, 2013 2:39 pm

For decades, Jimmy Amadie played solely in his home, heard only by his students when he'd play for them during lessons. His performing career was derailed because of severe hand problems. But later in life, he achieved some fame for his albums — and for the story of what he'd had to overcome to make it possible for him to record. Amadie died of lung cancer on Dec. 10. He was 76.

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Jeff Duperon at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
2:18 pm
Thu December 12, 2013

Spreading Holiday Cheer From Art After 5

Matt Wilson's Christmas Tree-O

Join Jeff Duperon on Friday, December 20th as he broadcasts live from a special holiday-themed Art After 5 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Matt Wilson’s Christmas Tree-O will make everyone jolly as they perform seasonal jazz from their album that has quickly become a holiday classic.

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WRTI Spotlight
12:30 pm
Wed November 27, 2013

Thanksgivukkah on WRTI!

Celebrate Thanksgiving and Hanukkah with your favorite radio station. We've got the music for the perfect holiday weekend!

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Live from the Philadelphia Museum of Art
1:58 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Jeff Duperon with Orrin Evans at Art After 5, November 15 at 6 PM

Pianist and bandleader Orrin Evans

Join WRTI's Jeff Duperon  as he hosts his program live from the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The museum’s Art After 5 music performance series is featuring pianist and bandleader Orrin Evans on Friday night starting at 5:45 pm. A true example of Philadelphia jazz at its finest, Evans has managed to bring his music all over the world, and is a mainstay on New York stages as well as the stages here in his hometown.

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Jeff Duperon Broadcasts from the PMA
12:09 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

Live from Art After 5!

Vocalist Rhenda Fearrington

Join Jeff Duperon on Friday, October 18th at 6 pm as he hosts his show live from the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  The museum’s Art After 5 series is featuring vocalist, and true jazz advocate, Rhenda Fearrington.  If you haven’t been to one of Rhenda’s performances, I’m sure you’ve met her at a Philadelphia jazz event. Her commitment to this music has taken her to (sometimes) numerous venues in one night to support her brothers and sisters in music.

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Latest from ICON Magazine
3:58 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

ICON Suggests: John Scofield, ÜBERJAM DEUX

John Scofield

The proficient fusion master and boss guitarist John Scofield has been perfecting his brand of jazz/rock and fusion for more than 40 years, beginning with his early association with Miles Davis, who Scofield credits for keeping his sound both current and accessible.

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Latest from ICON Magazine
3:06 pm
Fri September 27, 2013

ICON Suggests: Christian McBride Trio, OUT HERE

Out Here (Mack Avenue) is a seriously entertaining and musically affecting trio record from monster bassist Christian McBride that also serves as a splendid introduction to two of the best up-and-coming players in jazz, pianist Christian Sands and drummer Ulysses Owens, Jr. The Philadelphia-born McBride, whose solo career launched in 1995 with Getting To It (Verve), has sideman credits on over 300 recordings in addition to ten of his own as leader, but this is his first trio recording.

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At The PMA On Friday Night
6:32 am
Thu September 12, 2013

WRTI & Terell Stafford at Art After 5 = Fun!

Terell Stafford is "one of the great trumpet players of our time" - (McCoy Tyner). Terell is director of jazz studies at Temple University and has a busy touring calendar.

Join Jeff Duperon this Friday evening, September 13 at 6 pm as he presents his program live from the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  The museum’s Art After 5 series is beginning a new season, and Temple University's own Terell Stafford has the honor of kicking it off.  Stafford will perform with The Philly New York Junction, which features Tony Miceli on vibes and Chris Farr on saxophone.

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WRTI Spotlight
5:48 am
Mon September 9, 2013

Pianist Orrin Evans and Likemind Collective: Pushing The Boundaries Of Music Together

Pianist Orrin Evans

Here's a show not to be missed! One of Philadelphia's star jazz residents, pianist Orrin Evans, will perform on September 11th with his Likemind Collective at World Cafe Live. Some super-talented jazz artists will showcase their latest works and keep you smiling. The Likemind Collective includes Evans, bassist Eric Revis, drummer Nasheet Waits, vocalist J.D. Walter, and saxophonist Oliver Lake.

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Latest from ICON Magazine
12:26 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

ICON Suggests: Brian Landrus Kaleidoscope, MIRAGE

There’s a matter-of-fact dignity to the bass saxophone, a horn of magnificent size and heft that produces the lowest notes from a brass instrument, that makes for a comfortable fit for the six foot, seven inch saxophonist Brian Landrus. A prodigious writer and bandleader originally from Reno, Nevada, the saxophonist started playing tenor sax in his teens with the Coasters and the Drifters, two bands that schooled the young Landrus in R&B, soul and pop music styles.

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