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

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Playlist

January 11, 2013

6:01 AM
My Beatrice
Artist : ROY POWELL
Album : Solace
Label : Nagel Heyer
6:06 AM
Three to Get Ready
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Out
Label : Columbia
6:11 AM
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was
Artist : Curtis Fuller
Album : Keep It Simple
Label : n.a.
6:18 AM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Best of the Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
6:22 AM
Close Your Eyes
Artist : WARREN VACHE
Album : Dream Dancing
Label : Arbors
6:28 AM
Georgia on My Mind
Artist : Maxine Sullivan & Scott Hamilton
Album : Uptown
Label : Concord
6:33 AM
Hey Jimmy
Artist : Anthony Wonsey
Album : The Thang
Label : SHARP NINE
6:39 AM
I Get a Kick Out of You
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : The Cole Porter Mix
Label : Blue Note
6:43 AM
Time on My Hands
Artist : DOUG MACDONALD
Album : Warm Valley
Label : Resurgent
6:50 AM
Airegin
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery
Label : Riverside
6:54 AM
Blessed Assurance
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Spirit
Label : Jazz Legacy
7:01 AM
Five Planets in Leo
Artist : BREW MOORE
Album : The Brew Moore Quintet
Label : Fantasy
7:06 AM
Que Pasa?
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Song For My Father
Label : Blue Note
7:11 AM
Yesterday
Artist : Irvin Mayfield and Ellis Marsalis
Album : Love Songs, Ballads and Standards
Label : Basin Street
7:17 AM
Don’t be That Way
Artist : Gene Harris
Album : Listen Here!
Label : Concord
7:21 AM
Someday My Prince Will Come
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Someday My Prince Will Come
Label : Columbia
7:26 AM
Two For Prez
Artist : Brent Jensen/David Sills Quartet
Album : Stay Cool
Label : Origin
7:34 AM
Like Someone in Love
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Daydream
Label : Concord
7:40 AM
Charlie Brown Theme
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : Charlie Brown's Holiday Hits
Label : Fantasy
7:44 AM
The End of a Love Affair
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Social Call
Label : Highnote
7:50 AM
When Love is Looking Your Way
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : This is the Life
Label : Muse
7:55 AM
Cry Me a River
Artist : Ted Rosenthal
Album : Out of This World
Label : Playscape
8:01 AM
So Tired
Artist : Clayton Cameron & the Jass Explosion
Album : Here's to the Messengers
Label : Brushman
8:06 AM
Joogie Boogie
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Birks Works - the Verve Big-Band Sessions
Label : Verve
8:10 AM
The Way You Look Tonight
Artist : Grace Kelly & Phil Woods
Album : Man With the Hat
Label : Pazz
8:18 AM
Hey John
Artist : Amy Cervini
Album : Digging Me, Digging You
Label : Anzic
8:22 AM
In a Mellow Tone
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Ellington is Forever, Vol. 2
Label : Fantasy
8:27 AM
Ahmad’s Blues
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : Ahmad's Blues
Label : Chess
8:33 AM
Freddie’s Tune
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : My Inspiration
Label : Concord
8:39 AM
Lullaby of the Leaves
Artist : JACKIE RYAN
Album : Passion Flower
Label : OpenArt
8:44 AM
Someday My Prince Will Come
Artist : Ron Carter
Album : Dear Miles,
Label : Blue Note
8:51 AM
Solitude
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Ellington Indigos
Label : Columbia
8:55 AM
The Dreamer
Artist : Sergio Mendes
Album : The Swinger From Rio
Label : Atlantic
9:01 AM
La Gruta
Artist : ROB WALKER JAZZ QUINTET
Album : A Cat in the Alley
Label : MP3.com
9:06 AM
Detour Ahead
Artist : MARY ANN MOORE
Album : Right Where I Wanna Be
Label : Synergy
9:10 AM
This Is Me
Artist : El Movimiento
Album : The Movement
Label : Nueva No
9:18 AM
Sueno De Paseo
Artist : Alfredo Rodriguez
Album : Sounds of Space
Label : Mack Avenue
9:22 AM
All the Things You Are
Artist : Columbus Jazz Orchestra
Album : Night Magic ... the Sounds of Big Band Jazz
Label : Sea Breeze
9:27 AM
Sleepy Old Moon
Artist : TERRY GIBBS & BUDDY DEFRANCO
Album : Terry Gibbs & Buddy DeFranco Play Steve Allen
Label : Contemporary
9:32 AM
Nina Never Knew
Artist : Jay Ashby and Steve Davis
Album : Mistaken Identity
Label : MCG Jazz
9:38 AM
You Taught My Heart to Sing
Artist : EDEN ATWOOD
Album : A Night in the Life
Label : Concord
9:43 AM
Blues of the Prairies
Artist : Michael B and Friends
Album : No More Blues
Label : Primrose Lane
9:49 AM
Country
Artist : Keith Jarrett
Album : My Song
Label : ECM
9:55 AM
The Pink Panther
Artist : James Moody
Album : Moody Plays Mancini
Label : Warner Brothers

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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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