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

November 23, 2012

6:04 PM
Misty
Artist : Hannibal Peterson
Album : One With The Wind
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 1994
Label : Muse Records
6:10 PM
Embraceable You
Artist : Billie Holiday
Album : Holiday for Lovers
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2002
Label : Verve
6:18 PM
You Are Too Beautiful
Artist : John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman
Album : John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 1963
Label : Impulse
6:23 PM
It’s Alright With Me
Artist : John Di Martino
Album : Turnaround
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Kilamanjaro Disques
6:34 PM
Midnight Sun
Artist : Sarah Vaughn
Album : Sarah Sings Soulfully
TrackNumber : 12
ReleaseYear : 1993
Label : Roulette
6:40 PM
Whisper Not
Artist : Roger Davidson Trio
Album : We Remember Helen
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : SoundBrush Records
6:47 PM
The Way We Were
Artist : George Cables
Album : My Muse
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : High Note
6:52 PM
A House Is Not A Home
Artist : Kurt Elling
Album : 1619 Broadway - The Brill Building Project
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Concord Jazz
7:00 PM
Three Things of Beauty
Artist : Bruce Barth
Album : Three Things of Beauty
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Savant
7:08 PM
Long Way
Artist : Albare iTD
Album : Long Way
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Enja
7:20 PM
Fine and Mellow
Artist : Etta Jones
Album : Sings Lady Day
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2001
Label : High Note
7:27 PM
Well You Needn’t
Artist : Hope Morgan
Album : It's About Time
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : HLM Music
7:32 PM
Pepper Caramel
Artist : Takuya Kuroda Sextet
Album : Six Aces
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Takuya Kuroda Music
7:42 PM
Nusia’s Poem
Artist : Justin Robinson
Album : In The Spur of the Moment
TrackNumber : 4
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : WJ3 Records
7:54 PM
Wheel Within A Wheel
Artist : Orrin Evans
Album : Faith In Action
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Posi Tone
8:00 PM
What Kind of Fool Am I?
Artist : Harold Mabern
Album : Mr Lucky: A Tribute to Sammy Davis Jr.
TrackNumber : 7
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : High Note
8:04 PM
I’m Glad There Is You
Artist : Sarah Vaughn
Album : Sarah Vaughn with Clifford Brown
TrackNumber : 3
ReleaseYear : 1954
Label : EmArcy
8:11 PM
How Deep Is The Ocean
Artist : Cyrille Aimee
Album : Cyrille Aimee and the Sureal Band
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2010
Label : Cyrille Music
8:14 PM
Come Rain or Come Shine
Artist : David Hazeltine
Album : The New Classic Trio
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Sharp 9 Records
8:21 PM
All or Nothing at All
Artist : Conrad Herwig
Album : A Vvoice Through The Door
TrackNumber : 6
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
8:31 PM
Friday Struttin’
Artist : The Clayton Brothers
Album : The Gathering
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Artist Share
8:38 PM
Something Special
Artist : Winard Harper and Jeli Posse
Album : Coexist
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Jazz Legacy Productions
8:48 PM
Just Squeeze Me
Artist : Ella Fitzgeralld
Album : Day Dream: best of the Duke Ellington Songbook
TrackNumber : 11
ReleaseYear : 1995
Label : Verve
8:52 PM
Blue Skies
Artist : Jimmy Scott
Album : Mood Indigo
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2000
Label : Milestone
8:56 PM
I Ain’t Got Nothing But The Blues
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Day Dream: Best of The Duke Ellington Songbook
TrackNumber : 9
ReleaseYear : 1995
Label : Verve
9:04 PM
For Woody & Bu
Artist : Anthony Branker & Ascent
Album : Together
TrackNumber : 2
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Origin Records
9:16 PM
Easy To Love
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : This Is The Life
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 1995
Label : Muse Records
9:23 PM
Body And Soul
Artist : Tia Fuller feat. Dianne Reeves
Album : Angelic Warrior
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Mack Avenue Records
9:34 PM
Visions
Artist : Yoron Israel
Album : Visions: The Music of Stevie Wonder
TrackNumber : 5
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Ronja Music
9:41 PM
Red Clay
Artist : OPUS 5
Album : Pentasonic
TrackNumber : 8
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Criss Cross Jazz
9:48 PM
Front & Center
Artist : Lee Smith
Album : Sittin' On A Secret
TrackNumber : 1
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : Vectordisc
9:53 PM
52nd Street Theme
Artist : The Claire Daly Quartet
Album : Baritone Monk
TrackNumber : 10
ReleaseYear : 2012
Label : NCB Records

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WRTI Spotlight
5:34 pm
Thu July 24, 2014

Lauren Lark on Sunday Jazz with Jeff Duperon: July 27, 8:30 PM

Vocalist Lauren Lark

On Sunday, July 27th at 8:30 PM, Sunday Jazz with Jeff Duperon welcomes Lauren Lark who honed her talents of singing jazz, classical, and many genres in between with a diverse concentration on linguistics including French, Portuguese, Latin, and German at The University of The Arts and has performed at numerous venues and events worldwide.
 
Lauren will discuss her latest project, “A WOMAN of ONE," This musical one-woman program showcases the many talents of the Philadelphia native Lauren Lark.
 

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Clips From the Art After 5 Broadcast
11:13 am
Wed July 16, 2014

Meet Vocalist Kevin Valentine

Jazz vocalist Kevin Valentine

In case you missed Jeff Duperon's live broadcast from Art After 5 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on July 11th, here are clips from Maureen Malloy's interview with vocalist Kevin Valentine, which aired during the broadcast.

Also, for your listening pleasure, here is some of the interview that did not make it on the air during the broadcast.  If you're wondering about possible future music from Kevin Valentine, be sure to give this a listen!

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Creatively Speaking
11:44 am
Tue July 15, 2014

Octavius Catto Celebrated In Song At The Mann Center

Civil-rights activist Octavius Catto was mudered in 1871 on his way to vote.

You never know where you'll encounter composer Uri Caine - born, raised, and educated in Philadelphia, but now equally well known in jazz and classical circles around the world. But the Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns found him rehearsing in yet another musical continent at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Olney.

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Maureen Malloy's Interview With Michael Pedicin
2:47 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

Michael Pedicin Uncut

Tenor saxophonist Michael Pedicin

Locally born saxophonist Michael Pedicin has lived the life of many men. We know him for his music, but when Maureen Malloy interviewed Michael prior to his Art After 5 performance on June 20th at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, we learned that his career was much more extensive. In case you missed it, below are the clips that aired.

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Live From PMA
2:51 pm
Fri June 20, 2014

Jeff Duperon with Michael Pedicin at Art After 5, June 20, 6 PM

Tenor saxophonist Michael Pedicin

Join Jeff Duperon on Friday, June 20th at 6 pm as he hosts his program live from the Philadelphia Museum of Art.  The museum’s Art After 5 series is featuring Michael Pedicin, a nationally respected post-bop saxophonist with some strong Philadelphia ties. Pedicin and his band will perform in support of their most recent release, Why Stop Now…Ubuntu.

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Latest From ICON Magazine
11:19 am
Fri June 6, 2014

Q & A with Jazz Group FOURPLAY

For more than 20 years, the world-renowned jazz group Fourplay has set the benchmark for contemporary jazz. From their eponymously titled debut in 1991, to their 2012 Heads Up release, Esprit du Four, pianist Bob James, bassist Nathan East, drummer Harvey Mason and guitarist Chuck Loeb have continued to innovate and charm listeners with their precise, dynamic instrumental jazz/pop sound. On record and on stage, their tasty grooves and virtuosity remain impressive.

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A Big Band Celebration!
2:03 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

WRTI's Big Band Kick-Off to Summer on Memorial Day Weekend!

The Airmen of Note

Memorial Day is known as the unofficial start of summer, but was established to honor fallen troops who gave their lives for our country. Join WRTI as we honor both aspects of this holiday weekend. We'll provide the perfect music to fuel your holiday barbeque all weekend long, featuring a type of jazz that - historically - goes hand-in hand with patriotism – Big Band!

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Live Broadcast From the Philadelphia Museum of Art
12:13 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Warm Up for the Center City Jazz Festival at Art After 5!

Trombonist Ernest Stuart is founder of the Center City Jazz Festival

Join WRTI’s Jeff Duperon this Friday, April 11th at 6 pm as he broadcasts live from Art After 5 at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. On the radio, you'll hear the great jazz you expect from WRTI, along with insight and commentary about the third annual Center City Jazz Festival, which is coming up on April 19th. Trombonist Ernest Stuart, founder of the Festival, will speak with Jeff about all the details.

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WRTI Spotlight
2:08 pm
Fri March 21, 2014

Women In Jazz Philly Tour with Jeff Duperon, Sunday, March 23, 8:30 PM

Vocalist Rhenda Fearrington

Join us this Sunday night at 8:30 PM, when Jeff Duperon welcomes the "Women in Jazz Philly Tour" to his show. The tour is honoring women's history month, and features the all-female jazz group "nVizion." The "Last-Stop concert" is Sunday, March 30 from 4 to 6 pm at St. Terese Church, 6611 Ardleigh Street in Philadelphia.

Vocalists Rhenda Ferrington, Lauren Lark, Shamika Byrd, and Julie Charnet with Kendrah Butler on piano and Sadayah Roberts on drums will stop by to discuss this important event.  

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Latest from Icon Magazine
12:03 pm
Wed March 12, 2014

Jazz Guitarist Pat Metheny: Unified as a Whole

Pat Metheny

With the 2014 release of Kin (←→), Pat Metheny adds one more notch—another restlessly searching album that marks the zone between all jazz, all rock and all-world music—to his belt of aesthetic enterprises filled with zeal and innovation.

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