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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January 17, 2014

6:06 PM
Artist : Eldar Djangirov
Album : Virtue
Label : Columbia Masterworks Jazz
6:12 PM
You Taught My Heart To SIng
Artist : Wallace Roney
Album : Understanding
Label : High Note
6:23 PM
Inspire Me
Artist : Tim Warfield
Album : Inspire Me
Label : HHM Music
6:37 PM
Marciusi Hora-Marci
Artist : East Gypsy Band
Album : Ageless Message
Label : N/A
6:44 PM
Who Can I Turn To?
Artist : Mulgrew Miller
Album : Time And Again
Label : Landmark
6:50 PM
God Bless The Child
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Lover Man
Label : Columbia
7:09 PM
Keleti Cigany Del
Artist : East Gypsy Band
Album : Ageless Message
Label : N/A
7:10 PM
Sail Away
Artist : Tom Harrell
Album : Sail Away
Label : Contemporary
7:18 PM
Welcome Home
Artist : Kurt Rosenwinkel
Album : Star Of Jupiter
Label : Womusic
7:26 PM
Falling In Love With Love
Artist : David Sanchez
Album : Sketches Of Dreams
Label : Columbia
7:34 PM
If They Could Only See
Artist : Pharez Whitted
Album : For The People
Label : Origin
7:42 PM
Mr Grumpy
Artist : Luke Carlos O’Reily
Album : 3 Suites
Label : N/A
7:51 PM
Artist : East Gypsy Band
Album : Ageless Message
Label : N/A
8:00 PM
Calvin’s Keys
Artist : pat Metheny w./ Christian McBride & Antonio Sanchez
Album : Day Trip
Label : Nonesuch Records
8:07 PM
The Lady Is A Tramp
Artist : Horace Parlan
Album : Us Three
Label : Blue Note
8:17 PM
Then I Saw You
Artist : Michael Pedicin
Album : Why Stop Now..Ubunto
Label : Ground Blue Records
8:22 PM
Don’t Let Me Be Lonely Tonight
Artist : David Sanborn w./ Lizz Wright
Album : Closer
Label : Verve
8:31 PM
Biru Kirusai
Artist : Cory Weeds
Album : Everything's Coming Up Weeds
Label : Cellar Live
8:46 PM
That Old Feeling
Artist : Orrin Evans
Album : Grown Folk Bizness
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
8:55 PM
Bohemia After Dark
Artist : Roy Hargrove & Antonio Hart
Album : The Tokyo Sessions
Label : Novus
9:06 PM
The Ballad Of Ichabod Crane
Artist : Jeremy Pelt
Album : Soul
Label : High Note
9:12 PM
Be Good (The Lion’s Song)
Artist : Gregory Porter
Album : Be Good
Label : Motema
9:20 PM
Like This
Artist : Roy Haynes & The Fountain Of Youth Band
Album : Whereas
Label : Dreyfus Jazz
9:26 PM
Falling In Love
Artist : Dr. Lonnie Smith Octet
Album : In The Beginning Volumes 1 & 2
Label : Pilgrimage Productions
9:36 PM
Blue Notes
Artist : Bill Cunliffe Trio
Album : River Edge, New Jersey
Label : Azica Records
9:41 PM
Stolen Moments
Artist : Ginetta M
Album : Standards
Label : Kickin' Wiccon Music
9:52 PM
Artist : Jack Pezanelli
Album : Pleasured Hands
Label : Brownstone Records


WRTI Spotlight
1:16 pm
Thu September 6, 2012

Jazz Conversations with Jeff Duperon: Vocalist Venissa Santi, Sept. 8th, 6:30 pm

Afro-Cuban vocalist Venissa Santi will discuss her latest project - her highly anticipated follow up to Bienvenida - on Saturday, September 8th at 6:30 pm. Don't miss it! Here's her website.

A Jazz Conversation
12:30 pm
Thu September 6, 2012

Jazz Conversations with Jeff Duperon: Sax Player Michael Pedicin, Sept. 9th, 8 pm

Saxophonist Michael Pedicin will discuss his full-throttle performance on Live at the Loft, his beautifully recorded new album, on Sunday, September 9th at 8 pm. Tune in for an in-depth conversation!

WRTI Spotlight
9:06 pm
Wed June 13, 2012

WRTI Heads to the DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival

Maureen Malloy, Bob Perkins, and Jeff Duperon at the 2012 Dupont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival earlier this week

Join host Jeff Duperon this Friday, June 22nd and Saturday, June 23rd as WRTI broadcasts live from the DuPont Clifford Brown Jazz Festival in Wilmington, Delaware. Jeff will speak with festival artists and organizers to give you the inside scoop on one of the region's premier jazz festivals.

Friday's Lineup:

  • 6:00 PM - Valerie Capers
  • 7:30 PM - Special Awards Presentations and Performances
  • 9:00 PM -Jane Monheit with special guest Mark O'Connor

Saturday's Lineup

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Jazz Interview
4:54 pm
Wed June 13, 2012

Jazz Conversations With Jeff Duperon: Marc Cary on June 15th

Marc Cary

Tune in Friday, June 15th at 6:45 pm for an in-depth conversation with jazz pianist Marc Cary; we'll discuss the origins of Go-Go Jazz.  Marc will appear at the Chicken Bone Beach Summer Jazz Series in Atlantic City on Saturday, June 16th.