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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September 14, 2012

6:05 PM
It’s Alright With Me
Artist : John Di Martino
Album : Turnaround
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Kilamanjaro Disques
6:11 PM
Never Let Me Go
Artist : David Kikoski
Album : Consequences
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
6:18 PM
Night and Day
Artist : Cheryl Bentyne
Album : Let's Misbehave
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Summit
6:23 PM
Wondering Why
Artist : Bruce Barth
Album : Three Things of Beauty
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Savant
6:30 PM
Blue In Green
Artist : Paul Kogut
Album : Turn of Phrase
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : blujazz
6:55 PM
Change Is Gonna Come
Artist : Hannibal
Album : One With The Wind
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 1994
Label : Muse
7:00 PM
Flying Red
Artist : Jerry Bergonzi
Album : Shifting Gears
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Savant
7:14 PM
1828 I Street
Artist : The Jay Lawrence Quartet
Album : Sweet Lime
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Jazz Hang Records
7:21 PM
Takin’ It There
Artist : Graham Dechter
Album : Takin' It There
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Capri Records
7:29 PM
Super Star
Artist : Lee Smith
Album : Sitin' On A Secret
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Vectordisc
7:52 PM
Artist : Lewis Nash Quintet
Album : The Highest Mountain
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Cellar Live
8:02 PM
Artist : Christian Scott
Album : Christian aTunde Adjuah
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Concord
8:18 PM
First Trip
Artist : Donald Vega
Album : Spiritual Nature
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Resonance Records
8:26 PM
Freddie’s Mood
Artist : Nobuki Takamen
Album : Three Wishes
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Summit
8:35 PM
Let’s Think of Something To Do
Artist : John Ellis
Album : It's You I Like
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
8:43 PM
A House Is Not A Home
Artist : Kurt Elling
Album : 1619 Broadway - The Brill Building Project
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Concord Jazz
8:50 PM
Where Were You When I Needed You
Artist : Yoron Israel
Album : Visions - The Music of Stevie Wonder
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Ronja Music Company
9:04 PM
Artist : Steve Williams & Jazz Nation
Album : Steve Williams & Jazz Nation
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : OA2 Records
9:11 PM
Soul Power
Artist : Maceo Parker WDR Big Band
Album : Soul Classics
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Razor & Tie
9:19 PM
It Might As Well Be Spring
Artist : Charles Fambrough
Album : live @ Zanzibar Blue
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Random Chance Records
9:25 PM
The Virginia Gentleman
Artist : Reggie Quinerly
Album : Music Inspired by Freedman Town
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Redefinition Music
9:33 PM
Body And Soul
Artist : Tia Fuller feat. Dianne Reeves
Album : Angelic Warrior
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Mack Avenue Records
9:40 PM
NYC 1800’s
Artist : Avery Sharpe
Album : Sojourner Truth "...ain't I a woman"
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : JKNM Records
9:49 PM
The Girl from Massapequa
Artist : Brubeck Brothers Quartet
Album : LifeTimes
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Blue Forest Records
9:56 PM
A Remark You Made
Artist : Russ Nolan
Album : Tell Me
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Rhinoceruss Music


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10:26 am
Thu June 20, 2013

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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
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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
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