Jazz Through the Day

Monday through Saturday, 6 am to 6 pm

Join us for an exploration of the American treasure we all know as jazz - great sounds from great artists, featuring music by the masters as well as those who are new on the scene.

Your hosts:
John Lasanich: 6 am to 10 am
Chuck Leavens: 10 am to 6 pm
Tony Mowod: 6 pm to 2 am
Chuck Leavens: 2 am to 6 pm

Composer ID: 
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Playlist

January 04, 2013

10:01 AM
A Cat in the Alley
Artist : ROB WALKER JAZZ QUINTET
Album : A Cat in the Alley
Label : MP3.com
10:06 AM
Test of Time
Artist : GARY BURTON
Album : Generations
Label : Concord
10:11 AM
He’s My Guy
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
10:17 AM
Batida Diferente
Artist : Sergio Mendes
Album : The Swinger From Rio
Label : Atlantic
10:21 AM
Viva Tirado
Artist : Kenny Burrell/Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Album : 75th Birthday Bash Live!
Label : Blue Note
10:26 AM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Stan Getz & Oscar Peterson
Album : Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
10:32 AM
Sailboat in the Moonlight
Artist : Wynton Marsalis & Richard Galliano
Album : From Billie Holiday to Edith Piaf: Live in Marciac
Label : Rampart Street
10:38 AM
T’ho Voluto Bene
Artist : Aldo Romano
Album : Canzoni
Label : Enja
10:43 AM
Minor Blues
Artist : STEVE NELSON
Album : Fuller Nelson
Label : Sunnyside
10:48 AM
Invitation
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : Rio De Janeiro Blue
Label : Telarc
10:53 AM
Mandeville
Artist : Patrick Williams
Album : Aurora
Label : ArtistShare
11:01 AM
Ask Me Now
Artist : BENNY GREEN & RUSSELL MALONE
Album : Jazz at the Bistro
Label : Telarc
11:06 AM
Paradox
Artist : Javon Jackson
Album : Once Upon a Melody
Label : Palmetto
11:11 AM
Goodbye
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : Let's Go Out Tonight
Label : Concord Jazz
11:17 AM
Brazilian Suite No. 2
Artist : MICHEL PETRUCCIANI
Album : Music
Label : Blue Note
11:21 AM
I Can’t Get Started
Artist : Tia Fuller
Album : Decisive Steps
Label : Mack Avenue
11:27 AM
Lost in Meditation
Artist : TAFT JORDAN
Album : Mood Indigo
Label : Prestige
11:35 AM
Waltz of the Giant Moths
Artist : Arlene McDaniel Trio
Album : Timeless
Label : Arlene McDaniel
11:41 AM
Remembering the Rain
Artist : Fred Hersch
Album : Evanessence
Label : Evidence
11:46 AM
Blue Gardenia
Artist : DAVE BRAHAM
Album : Blue Gardenia
Label : Bluejay
11:51 AM
Mi Amor
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Raconte-Moi
Label : Blue Note
11:55 AM
Gymnopedie #1
Artist : TOOTS THIELEMANS
Album : VARIOUS: Inspiration - 22 Great Harmonica Performances
Label : Sunnyside
12:01 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Bill Evans
Album : Live at Art D'Lugoff's: Top of the Gate
Label : Resonance
12:06 PM
Three o’Clock in the Morning
Artist : JOSHUA BREAKSTONE
Album : This Just In...
Label : Double Time
12:13 PM
Trio Blues
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Complete Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
12:20 PM
Soul Eyes
Artist : JOAN CARROLL & FOOTPRINTS
Album : Boplicity
Label : Footprints Jazz
12:24 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : WALTER BELL
Album : Walter Bell & the L.J.U.
Label : Reika
12:28 PM
Pensativa
Artist : Rob McConnell
Album : Play the Jazz Classics
Label : Concord
12:36 PM
Blame it on My Youth
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
12:42 PM
Boppin` Around
Artist : Uptrio
Album : Uplifting
Label : Doodlin'
12:51 PM
On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
Artist : Denis Solee & Beegie Adair
Album : Sax & Swing
Label : Green Hill
12:54 PM
How Long Blues
Artist : JIMMY YANCEY
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Keyboards
Label : Rhino
12:57 PM
Gotta Dance
Artist : Jimmy Giuffre
Album : The Jimmy Giuffre 3
Label : Atlantic
1:01 PM
Look For the Silver Lining
Artist : Paul Desmond
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Jerome Kern
Label : Prestige
1:06 PM
Aguacate
Artist : Jay Hoggard
Album : Overview
Label : Muse
1:11 PM
Azalea
Artist : JUDY BARNETT
Album : Swingin'
Label : Slider
1:16 PM
The Peeper
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Only Everything
Label : Decca
1:20 PM
Until the Real Thing Comes Along
Artist : Noah Preminger
Album : Before the Rain
Label : Palmetto
1:26 PM
Mo’ Betta Blues
Artist : Irvin Mayfield and Ellis Marsalis
Album : Love Songs, Ballads and Standards
Label : Basin Street
1:33 PM
Milestones
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Milestones
Label : Columbia
1:39 PM
Hi Heel Sneakers
Artist : Monty Alexander
Album : Harlem - Kingston Express Live!
Label : Motema
1:43 PM
Fables of Faubus
Artist : Charles Mingus
Album : Mingus Ah Um
Label : Columbia Legacy
1:51 PM
Who Will Comfort Me
Artist : Melody Gardot
Album : My One and Only Thrill
Label : Verve
1:57 PM
After You’ve Gone
Artist : Benny Goodman
Album : Small Groups: 1941-1945
Label : Columbia
2:01 PM
A Cat in the Alley
Artist : ROB WALKER JAZZ QUINTET
Album : A Cat in the Alley
Label : MP3.com
2:06 PM
Test of Time
Artist : GARY BURTON
Album : Generations
Label : Concord
2:11 PM
He’s My Guy
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
2:17 PM
Batida Diferente
Artist : Sergio Mendes
Album : The Swinger From Rio
Label : Atlantic
2:21 PM
Viva Tirado
Artist : Kenny Burrell/Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Album : 75th Birthday Bash Live!
Label : Blue Note
2:26 PM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Stan Getz & Oscar Peterson
Album : Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
2:32 PM
Sailboat in the Moonlight
Artist : Wynton Marsalis & Richard Galliano
Album : From Billie Holiday to Edith Piaf: Live in Marciac
Label : Rampart Street
2:38 PM
T’ho Voluto Bene
Artist : Aldo Romano
Album : Canzoni
Label : Enja
2:43 PM
Minor Blues
Artist : STEVE NELSON
Album : Fuller Nelson
Label : Sunnyside
2:48 PM
Invitation
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : Rio De Janeiro Blue
Label : Telarc
2:53 PM
Mandeville
Artist : Patrick Williams
Album : Aurora
Label : ArtistShare
3:01 PM
Ask Me Now
Artist : BENNY GREEN & RUSSELL MALONE
Album : Jazz at the Bistro
Label : Telarc
3:06 PM
Paradox
Artist : Javon Jackson
Album : Once Upon a Melody
Label : Palmetto
3:11 PM
Goodbye
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : Let's Go Out Tonight
Label : Concord Jazz
3:17 PM
Brazilian Suite No. 2
Artist : MICHEL PETRUCCIANI
Album : Music
Label : Blue Note
3:21 PM
I Can’t Get Started
Artist : Tia Fuller
Album : Decisive Steps
Label : Mack Avenue
3:27 PM
Lost in Meditation
Artist : TAFT JORDAN
Album : Mood Indigo
Label : Prestige
3:35 PM
Waltz of the Giant Moths
Artist : Arlene McDaniel Trio
Album : Timeless
Label : Arlene McDaniel
3:41 PM
Remembering the Rain
Artist : Fred Hersch
Album : Evanessence
Label : Evidence
3:46 PM
Blue Gardenia
Artist : DAVE BRAHAM
Album : Blue Gardenia
Label : Bluejay
3:51 PM
Mi Amor
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Raconte-Moi
Label : Blue Note
3:55 PM
Gymnopedie #1
Artist : TOOTS THIELEMANS
Album : VARIOUS: Inspiration - 22 Great Harmonica Performances
Label : Sunnyside
4:01 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Bill Evans
Album : Live at Art D'Lugoff's: Top of the Gate
Label : Resonance
4:06 PM
Three o’Clock in the Morning
Artist : JOSHUA BREAKSTONE
Album : This Just In...
Label : Double Time
4:13 PM
Trio Blues
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Complete Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
4:20 PM
Soul Eyes
Artist : JOAN CARROLL & FOOTPRINTS
Album : Boplicity
Label : Footprints Jazz
4:24 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : WALTER BELL
Album : Walter Bell & the L.J.U.
Label : Reika
4:28 PM
Pensativa
Artist : Rob McConnell
Album : Play the Jazz Classics
Label : Concord
4:36 PM
Blame it on My Youth
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
4:42 PM
Boppin` Around
Artist : Uptrio
Album : Uplifting
Label : Doodlin'
4:51 PM
On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever)
Artist : Denis Solee & Beegie Adair
Album : Sax & Swing
Label : Green Hill
4:54 PM
How Long Blues
Artist : JIMMY YANCEY
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Keyboards
Label : Rhino
4:57 PM
Gotta Dance
Artist : Jimmy Giuffre
Album : The Jimmy Giuffre 3
Label : Atlantic
5:01 PM
Look For the Silver Lining
Artist : Paul Desmond
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Jerome Kern
Label : Prestige
5:06 PM
Aguacate
Artist : Jay Hoggard
Album : Overview
Label : Muse
5:11 PM
Azalea
Artist : JUDY BARNETT
Album : Swingin'
Label : Slider
5:16 PM
The Peeper
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Only Everything
Label : Decca
5:20 PM
Until the Real Thing Comes Along
Artist : Noah Preminger
Album : Before the Rain
Label : Palmetto
5:26 PM
Mo’ Betta Blues
Artist : Irvin Mayfield and Ellis Marsalis
Album : Love Songs, Ballads and Standards
Label : Basin Street
5:33 PM
Milestones
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Milestones
Label : Columbia
5:39 PM
Hi Heel Sneakers
Artist : Monty Alexander
Album : Harlem - Kingston Express Live!
Label : Motema
5:43 PM
Fables of Faubus
Artist : Charles Mingus
Album : Mingus Ah Um
Label : Columbia Legacy
5:51 PM
Who Will Comfort Me
Artist : Melody Gardot
Album : My One and Only Thrill
Label : Verve
5:57 PM
After You’ve Gone
Artist : Benny Goodman
Album : Small Groups: 1941-1945
Label : Columbia

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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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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
4:58 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

A Sax Trio Taps Tradition While Thriving In The Present

Melissa Aldana and Crash Trio released its self-titled debut album in June.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue July 15, 2014 7:23 pm

Melissa Aldana, who became the first female instrumentalist and first South American musician to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition last fall, is not the average talent-contest winner.

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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
2:07 pm
Tue July 15, 2014

Remembering Jazz Legend Charlie Haden, Who Crafted His Voice In Bass

Originally published on Fri July 11, 2014 9:39 pm

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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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Creatively Speaking
1:36 pm
Mon July 14, 2014

Jazz in a Historic Philadelphia Neighborhood: Sol Unlimited Summer Concert Series

This summer's Sol Unlimited Concert Series is on Tuesday nights at the Morris Estates Cultural Center in West Oak Lane

A summer jazz series is once again showcasing music in a historic Philadelphia neighborhood. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, it’s the second season for the concerts, presented by Sol Unlimited Jazz and Arts.

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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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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
10:36 am
Thu July 3, 2014

Newport Jazz 2011: Avishai Cohen's Triveni With Anat Cohen, Live In Concert

Avishai Cohen performs with his trio, Triveni, on the Harbor Stage during the Newport Jazz Festival.
Erik Jacobs for NPR

What is it with trumpeter Avishai Cohen and triples lately? He recently recorded a pair of albums with his band Triveni, a free-swinging trio which showcases his fervent imagination. He's also one of three Cohen siblings in jazz's top echelon; Avishai invited his big sister Anat, the celebrated clarinet specialist, to join him here.

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Classic Music and Jazz for July 3rd and 4th
1:15 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

Music for Your Independence Day Holiday!

We're celebrating America's independence with American classical music during the day and nostalgic jazz at night on July 3rd and 4th. Join us!

CLASSICAL

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CD Selections
4:35 pm
Tue June 24, 2014

June Jazz Picks from ICON Magazine

Here's Nick Bewsey from ICON Magazine with a bunch of great jazz CDs to tell you about.

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