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

July 18, 2014

6:06 PM
Pathless Land
Artist : Brad Whiteley Trio
Album : Pathless Land
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Destiny Records
6:12 PM
Now or Never
Artist : Dee Alexander
Album : Songs My Mother Loves
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : bluJazz
6:20 PM
Moody’s Mood For Love
Artist : Theo Croker
Album : Afro Physicist
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Okeh
6:24 PM
Thank You
Artist : Amy McConnel &William Sperandei
Album : Stealing Genius
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Amy McConnell & William Sperandei
6:31 PM
Let’s Cool One
Artist : Fred Hersch Trio
Album : Floating
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Palmetto Records
6:40 PM
Chelsea Bridge
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Midnight Melodies
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Smoke Sessions Records
6:47 PM
Stairway To The Stars
Artist : Toni Lincoln
Album : Toni Lincoln
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Nu-Wrinkle
6:53 PM
All Love
Artist : Cyrille Aimee
Album : It's A Good Day
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Mack Avenue Records
6:56 PM
Solstice
Artist : Bob Mamet
Album : London House Blues
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : bluJazz
7:00 PM
Geraldine
Artist : OPUS 5
Album : Progression
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
7:12 PM
Blue Key
Artist : Joe Magnarelli
Album : Lookin' Up
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Posi Tone
7:19 PM
Patient Endurance, Steady Hope
Artist : Adam Schroeder
Album : Let's
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Capri Records
7:28 PM
Eazy E
Artist : Justin Robinson
Album : Alana's Fantasy
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
7:36 PM
Wayward
Artist : David Weiss
Album : When Words Fail
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Motema
7:46 PM
New Orleans Blues
Artist : Marcus Roberts Trio with Wynton Marsalis
Album : Together Again: Live In Concert
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : J-Master Records
7:55 PM
King Porter Stomp
Artist : Henry Butler - Steven Bernstein and the Hot 9
Album : Viper's Drag
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Impulse
8:02 PM
Bahian Parade
Artist : Robin Eubanks + Mental Images
Album : kLassik rocK vol. I
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Artist Share
8:12 PM
Interior Motive
Artist : Sean Jones Quartet
Album : im•pro•vise never before seen
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Mack Avenue Records
8:19 PM
Mambo Vivo
Artist : Elio Villafranca and the Jass Syncopators
Album : Caribbean Tinge
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Motema
8:30 PM
New Wheels
Artist : Johnathan Blake
Album : Gone, but not Forgotten
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
8:36 PM
When You Played With Roy
Artist : Rodney Whitaker
Album : When We Find Ourselves Alone
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Mack Avenue Records
8:45 PM
Milestones
Artist : Ark Ovrutski
Album : 44:33
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Zoho
8:55 PM
Forward
Artist : Anthony Branker & Word Play
Album : The Forward (Towards Equality) Suite
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Origin Records
9:04 PM
Call
Artist : Takuya Kuroda
Album : Rising Son
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Blue Note
9:14 PM
Again?
Artist : Andrew Rathbun Quartet
Album : Numbers & Letters
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Steeplechase
9:21 PM
Variations
Artist : Darryl Harper
Album : The Need's Got To Be So Deep
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Hipnotic Records
9:26 PM
Romping
Artist : Noah Garabedian
Album : Big Butter and The Eggmen
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : BJU Records
9:32 PM
Someone’s Blues
Artist : Brooklyn Jazz Underground
Album : 7 X 7
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : BJU Records
9:39 PM
Stairway To Heaven
Artist : Ada Rovatti
Album : Disguise
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Piloo Records
9:47 PM
Bare Minimum
Artist : Mike Pope
Album : Cold Truth Warm Heart
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Nineteen Eight Records
9:54 PM
Big Boss
Artist : Charlie Apicella & Iron City
Album : Big Boss
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2014
Label : Zoho

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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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WRTI Spotlight
12:54 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

2013 Labor Day Weekend Jazz Countdown

Don't miss this year's top 100 jazz countdown! It's the jazz songs that you voted for over the holiday weekend. Listen starting on Friday, August 30 at 6 pm, Sunday, September 1 from 8 to midnight, and Monday, September 2 starting at 6 pm and ending when the #1 song is played.  You'll find the list below as the countdown begins!

The Votes Are In!
10:06 am
Sat August 24, 2013

Coming Up: 2013 Listener-Favorite Classical and Jazz Countdowns Over Labor Day Weekend!

You voted...listen for the results! It's your favorite 30 classical works and 100 jazz songs on WRTI. Start listening on Friday, August 30th at noon and through Monday, September 2nd to hear your favorites. Don't miss a moment!



WRTI Picks from NPR Music
11:19 am
Wed August 21, 2013

'Beauty' On Orrin Evans' Block

Orrin Evans.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed August 21, 2013 12:10 pm

On Philadelphia pianist Orrin Evans' trio version of Ornette Coleman's "Blues Connotation," drummer Donald Edwards and bassist Eric Revis set a New Orleans second-line groove tinged with vintage hip-hop. A beat like that is catnip to Evans, who gets right down and rolls in it.

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