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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June 07, 2013

6:06 PM
Dedicated To You
Artist : Joe Locke
Album : Lay Down My Heart: Blues and Vol. 1
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Motema
6:11 PM
My Dream Is Yours
Artist : Marlene Ver Planck
Album : Ballads...Mostly
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Audiophile Records
6:16 PM
Star Eyes
Artist : Kikoski-Carpenter-Novak-Sheppard
Album : From The Hip
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : BFM Jazz
6:24 PM
Infant Eyes
Artist : Joshua Redman
Album : Walking Shadows
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Nonesuch
6:34 PM
Without A Song
Artist : Carline Ray
Album : Vocal Sides
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Carlcat Records
6:39 PM
Slow Down
Artist : Lisa Hilton
Album : Getaway
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Ruby Slippers Productions
6:49 PM
Artist : Noah Haidu
Album : Momentum
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Posi Tone
6:55 PM
In A Mellow Tone
Artist : Roger Kellaway & Eddie Daniels
Album : Duke at the Roadhouse
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : IPO Recordings
7:02 PM
Artist : Michael Rodriguez
Album : Reverence
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
7:12 PM
Pretty Lady
Artist : Frank Wess
Album : Magic 101
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : IPO Recordings
7:20 PM
Sometimes I’m Happy
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : This and That
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : High Note
7:26 PM
Route 66
Artist : George Benson
Album : Inspiration a tribute to Nat King Cole
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Concord
7:32 PM
Artist : Michael Hackett Quintet
Album : New Point of View
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Summit
7:43 PM
The Undaunted
Artist : Tim Warfield
Album : Eye of the Beholder
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
7:52 PM
Bridge To Nowhere
Artist : Dave Douglas Quintet
Album : Time Travel
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Greenleaf Music
8:01 PM
Killer Joe
Artist : Ira Wiggins
Album : When Freedom swings
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Iwiggs Music
8:14 PM
Artist : Mark Gross
Album : Blackside
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Jazz Legacy Productions
8:20 PM
Artist : Vince Ector
Album : Organatomy
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : American Showplace Music
8:28 PM
Without A Song
Artist : Steve Heckman
Album : Born To Be Blue
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Jazzed Media
8:35 PM
Groovin High
Artist : Doug Sertl
Album : Beautiful Friendship
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Doug Sertl Music
8:43 PM
Good & Terrible
Artist : Michael Dease
Album : Coming Home
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : D Clef Records
8:50 PM
Sorrow Song
Artist : David Murray Infinity Quartet
Album : Be My Monster Love
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Motema
9:04 PM
Pet Step Sitter’s Theme Song
Artist : Terence Blanchard
Album : Magnetic
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Blue Note
9:17 PM
Artist : Darryl Harper
Album : The Edenfred Files
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Hipnotic Records
9:23 PM
The Good Doctor
Artist : Ben Wolfe
Album : From Here I See
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2013
9:33 PM
Geste Humain
Artist : Bob James & David Sanborn
Album : Quartette Humain
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Okeh
9:41 PM
An Informed Decision
Artist : Yellowjackets
Album : A Rise In The Road
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Mack Avenue Records
9:47 PM
Artist : Tarbaby
Album : Ballad of Sam Langford
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Hipnotic Records
9:52 PM
Gang, Gang
Artist : Christian McBride & Inside Straight
Album : People Music
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2013
Label : Mack Avenue Records


Jazz With Jeff Duperon
1:28 pm
Fri June 21, 2013

Jazz with Jeff Duperon: Roy Ayers, Friday June 21

The Godfather of Neo-Soul, Roy Ayers, visits Jazz with Jeff Duperon Friday, June 21st at 6:30 pm. The vibraphonist and singer is among the best-known, most-loved, and respected jazz and R&B artists on the scene today.

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WRTI Spotlight
10:26 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Bob James With Jeff Duperon: Sunday, June 23 At 8:30 PM

On Sunday, June 23 at 8:30 pm, Jazz with Jeff Duperon welcomes pianist, composer, and arranger Bob James, whose long career continues to evolve. From his early days in Missouri to his winning of two Grammy Awards, Bob James has captivated audiences around the world.

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WRTI Spotlight
2:41 pm
Fri June 14, 2013

Flutist Bobbi Humphrey on Jazz Conversations: June 14 At 6:30 PM

Join us on Friday, June 14th at 6:30 PM as Jeff Duperon welcomes renowned flutist and composer Bobbi Humphrey.  Often referred to as the "First Lady of the Flute" by the critics and listeners alike, Bobbi has been playing her special brand of music to audiences around the world for over three decades.

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Diamond Sessions
11:11 am
Thu June 6, 2013

The Karrin Allyson & Bill McGlaughlin "Diamond Session" On WRTI: Sunday, June 9th At 4 PM

WRTI jazz host Bob Perkins with Karrin Allyson and Bill McGlaughlin in the WRTI performance studio, April 14, 2013.

Grammy-nominated jazz vocalist and pianist Karrin Allyson and radio personality Bill McGlaughlin (who is also a musician, conductor, and composer!) visited the WRTI performance studio in April and treated a few lucky guests to an amazing show. It was a fantastic afternoon in celebration of WRTI's 60th Anniversary! Join us to hear a broadcast of the session on Sunday, June 9th at 4 pm.

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Station Announcements
11:18 am
Fri April 19, 2013

Wine & Jazz & Beauty & Fun on June 1st: Need We Say More?

Longwood Gardens is the perfect spot for wine and jazz!

WRTI is thrilled to partner, once again, with Longwood Gardens for this year's Wine and Jazz Festival. The date is Saturday, June 1st from 12 noon to 5:30 pm. The Branford Marsalis Quartet will headline this year's festival as part of a superb lineup that will make for a full afternoon of first-class music.  Other performers include the Anat Cohen Quartet, the Alfredo Rodriguez Trio, and jazz vocalist Joanna Pascale.

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Berks Fest Live Remote Broadcasts
1:12 pm
Tue April 2, 2013

WRTI At The 23rd Annual Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest In Reading

The Boscov's Berks Jazz Fest 2013 runs from April 5th to 14th in Reading.

WRTI continues a long-standing relationship with the Berks Jazz Fest, which runs from April 5th through the 14th in Reading, PA. Jeff Duperon will broadcast live from the Berks on BOTH Friday and Saturday nights of the Festival, and Bob Perkins will bring you some "GM" in the AM from Reading on Sunday, April 7th.

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WRTI Spotlight
1:39 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

ICON Magazine's New All-Jazz Column

Jazz drummer Bruce Klauber is premiering a brand-new jazz column, "The Jazz Scene," in the March edition of ICON, the local cutting-edge arts magazine.

Klauber was a recent guest on Jeff Duperon's show. Listen to the interview here.

WRTI Spotlight
2:00 pm
Thu December 13, 2012

Top 100 Jazz Tunes of 2012: The List!

We counted down your 100 favorite new jazz releases of 2012 during the last week of December. The order of the songs reflects the number of votes received in the weekly Jazz Hot 11.

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All Jazz Standards on Thursday and Friday!
8:35 am
Thu November 15, 2012

A Splendidly "Standard" Thanksgiving on WRTI: November 22nd and 23rd

Spend the Thanksgiving holiday with WRTI as we page through the Great American Songbook to celebrate one of the great American holidays!  From Gershwin and Porter compositions to tunes that the jazz giants made standard, these great pieces will be the perfect companion to your Thanksgiving feast.  You'll hear the greatest singers and bandleaders of jazz along with contemporary arrangements of these popular tunes.

We'll kick off the festivities at 6 pm on Thanksgiving and continue through Saturday morning. Join us as we give thanks for great music!

WRTI Spotlight
7:38 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Live From Cape May's Exit Zero Jazz Festival: Nov. 9th and 10th

Tune in this Friday from 6 to 10 pm, and Saturday from 6 to 9 pm as Jeff Duperon celebrates the triumphant return of jazz to Cape May, NJ with two live broadcasts from the Inaugural Exit 0 International Jazz Festival.

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