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 19, 2013

6:01 AM
Al’s Jowels
Artist : Aaron Binder
Album : As Modern as Tomorrow
Label : Aaron Binder
6:06 AM
No Moon at All
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
6:11 AM
24th Street Blues
Artist : LEE RITENOUR
Album : Stolen Moments
Label : GRP
6:17 AM
Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : The Frank Sinatra Collection
Label : Green Hill
6:21 AM
Moonglow
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : The Hawk Relaxes
Label : Prestige
6:27 AM
So What
Artist : RON AFFIF
Album : Vierd Blues
Label : Pablo
6:34 AM
Rue De La Harp
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Speak Low
Label : Brownstone
6:40 AM
You’ve Changed
Artist : DUSKO GOYKOVICH
Album : Balkan Blues
Label : Enja
6:48 AM
Just One of Those Things
Artist : Alan Leatherman
Album : Detour Ahead
Label : AJL Music
6:52 AM
Blue Bossa
Artist : Pat Martino
Album : Cream
Label : 32
6:57 AM
Camptown Races
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : Charlie Brown's Holiday Hits
Label : Fantasy
7:01 AM
Rose Room
Artist : CHARLIE SHAVERS
Album : The Complete Charlie Shavers With Maxine Sullivan
Label : Bethlehem
7:06 AM
Strange Music
Artist : Organik Vibe Trio
Album : Moscow
Label : Organic Vibe Trio
7:11 AM
Syndrome
Artist : Ellis Marsalis
Album : Ellis Marsalis Trio
Label : Blue Note
7:17 AM
Straighten Up and Fly Right
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Business Man's Bounce
Label : 18th & Vine
7:21 AM
Blues For Hamp
Artist : Terry Gibbs
Album : From Me to You: a Tribute to Lionel Hampton
Label : Mack Avenue
7:27 AM
Soon
Artist : Benny Green
Album : VARIOUS: Blue Note Plays Gershwin
Label : Blue Note
7:34 AM
Smack Dab in the Middle
Artist : Gene Harris
Album : Down Home Blues
Label : Concord
7:40 AM
Pre Amp
Artist : Art Farmer
Album : Early Art
Label : PRESTIGE
7:43 AM
Maria Isabel
Artist : Kenny Barron
Album : Lemuria - Seascape
Label : Candid
7:50 AM
Waters of March
Artist : Cassandra Wilson
Album : Belly of the Sun
Label : Blue Note
7:54 AM
Nightbird
Artist : Roditi/Ignaztek/Rassinfosse
Album : Light In the Dark
Label : n.a.
8:01 AM
The Very Thought of You
Artist : PEE WEE RUSSELL
Album : Swingin' With Pee Wee
Label : Prestige
8:06 AM
Stella By Starlight
Artist : Calvin Keys
Album : An Evening With Calvin Keys
Label : Lifeforcejazz
8:12 AM
Take Love Easy
Artist : Shirley Horn
Album : May the Music Never End
Label : Verve
8:18 AM
Tadd’s Delight
Artist : Lafayette Harris, Jr.
Album : Trio Talk
Label : Airmen
8:22 AM
’Round Midnight
Artist : Art Blakey
Album : Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival, 1972
Label : MJFR-30882
8:27 AM
No More Blues
Artist : Maureen Choi
Album : Maureen Choi Quartet
Label : Maureen Choi
8:35 AM
September Song
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
8:40 AM
O Grande Amor
Artist : Stan Getz
Album : Sweet Rain
Label : Verve
8:45 AM
Indian Summer
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : The Art of the Ballad
Label : Riverside
8:50 AM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
8:53 AM
A Wonderful Guy
Artist : Debbie Poryes Trio
Album : A Song In Jazz
Label : Jazzschool
9:01 AM
Wow
Artist : Charlie Shoemake/Terry Trotter Quartet
Album : Inside
Label : Chase Music
9:06 AM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
9:11 AM
Sermonette
Artist : Quincy Jones
Album : Can You Dig It?!
Label : Impulse
9:18 AM
I Don’t Care Much
Artist : DONNA BYRNE
Album : Licensed to Thrill
Label : A-Records
9:22 AM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Late Hour Special
Label : Prestige
9:27 AM
Nasty Gnomes
Artist : Clipper Anderson
Album : The Road Home
Label : Origin
9:35 AM
Stablemates
Artist : Jay Ashby and Steve Davis
Album : Mistaken Identity
Label : MCG Jazz
9:41 AM
I’m Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My Life
Artist : Eric Alexander
Album : The Temple of Olympic Zeus
Label : Highnote
9:49 AM
Some Cats Know
Artist : CONNIE EVINGSON
Album : Some Cats Know
Label : Minnehaha
9:55 AM
I’ll Keep Loving You
Artist : ANDY LAVERNE TRIO
Album : Bud's Beautiful
Label : Steeplechase
9:58 AM
Exodus
Artist : EDDIE HARRIS
Album : VARIOUS: Jazz Hit Singles
Label : Rhino
10:01 AM
Mood Indigo
Artist : DAVE ELLIS
Album : VARIOUS: Ultimate Ellington/The Crown Project
Label : Monarch
10:06 AM
Moanin’
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Genius + Soul = Jazz/My Kind of Jazz
Label : Rhino
10:09 AM
Honeysuckle Rose
Artist : Ben Webster
Album : VARIOUS: the Savoy Story (Vol. One - Jazz)
Label : Savoy
10:14 AM
I Only Have Eyes For You
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Diva
Label : Verve
10:18 AM
Intimacy of the Blues
Artist : South Nine Ensemble
Album : Doing It Augie Style
Label : Playtime Music
10:25 AM
Delaunay’s Dilemma
Artist : Modern Jazz Quartet
Album : Django
Label : Prestige
10:30 AM
Love of My Life
Artist : DICK SUDHALTER
Album : Melodies Heard, Melodies Sweet...
Label : Challenge
10:36 AM
Haunted Heart
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
10:41 AM
Ceora
Artist : Lee Morgan
Album : Cornbread
Label : Blue Note
10:47 AM
Everything I Love
Artist : Wesla Whitfield
Album : High Standards
Label : Highnote
10:52 AM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : 85 Candles - Live in New York
Label : CONCORD
11:01 AM
The Summer Wind
Artist : Monty Alexander
Album : Echoes of Jilly's
Label : Concord
11:06 AM
Killer Joe
Artist : JOE AUGUSTINE
Album : License To Groove
Label : 1201
11:10 AM
Azalea
Artist : Louis Armstrong
Album : An American Icon
Label : Hip-O
11:17 AM
Jackie-Ing
Artist : Larry Goldings
Album : Quartet
Label : Palmetto
11:21 AM
You Don’t Know What Love Is
Artist : Poncho Sanchez
Album : Freedom Sound
Label : Concord
11:27 AM
Some Other Sunset
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Waiting For Spring
Label : GRP
11:33 AM
Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)
Artist : Vanessa Rubin
Album : New Horizons
Label : RCA
11:39 AM
Lover, Come Back to Me
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Music Keeps Us Young
Label : Arkadia Jazz
11:45 AM
Birks Works (Ala Mancini)
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
Album : Dear Diz (Every Day I Think Of You)
Label : Concord
11:51 AM
Lamento Cubano
Artist : BEBO VALDES TRIO
Album : El Arte Del Sabor
Label : Blue Note
11:55 AM
Happenstance
Artist : GROVER WASHINGTON JR.
Album : All My Tomorrows
Label : Columbia
12:01 PM
Al’s Jowels
Artist : Aaron Binder
Album : As Modern as Tomorrow
Label : Aaron Binder
12:06 PM
No Moon at All
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
12:11 PM
24th Street Blues
Artist : LEE RITENOUR
Album : Stolen Moments
Label : GRP
12:17 PM
Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : The Frank Sinatra Collection
Label : Green Hill
12:21 PM
Moonglow
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : The Hawk Relaxes
Label : Prestige
12:27 PM
So What
Artist : RON AFFIF
Album : Vierd Blues
Label : Pablo
12:34 PM
Rue De La Harp
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Speak Low
Label : Brownstone
12:40 PM
You’ve Changed
Artist : DUSKO GOYKOVICH
Album : Balkan Blues
Label : Enja
12:48 PM
Just One of Those Things
Artist : Alan Leatherman
Album : Detour Ahead
Label : AJL Music
12:52 PM
Blue Bossa
Artist : Pat Martino
Album : Cream
Label : 32
12:57 PM
Camptown Races
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : Charlie Brown's Holiday Hits
Label : Fantasy
1:01 PM
Rose Room
Artist : CHARLIE SHAVERS
Album : The Complete Charlie Shavers With Maxine Sullivan
Label : Bethlehem
1:06 PM
Strange Music
Artist : Organik Vibe Trio
Album : Moscow
Label : Organic Vibe Trio
1:11 PM
Syndrome
Artist : Ellis Marsalis
Album : Ellis Marsalis Trio
Label : Blue Note
1:17 PM
Straighten Up and Fly Right
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Business Man's Bounce
Label : 18th & Vine
1:21 PM
Blues For Hamp
Artist : Terry Gibbs
Album : From Me to You: a Tribute to Lionel Hampton
Label : Mack Avenue
1:27 PM
Soon
Artist : Benny Green
Album : VARIOUS: Blue Note Plays Gershwin
Label : Blue Note
1:34 PM
Smack Dab in the Middle
Artist : Gene Harris
Album : Down Home Blues
Label : Concord
1:40 PM
Pre Amp
Artist : Art Farmer
Album : Early Art
Label : PRESTIGE
1:43 PM
Maria Isabel
Artist : Kenny Barron
Album : Lemuria - Seascape
Label : Candid
1:50 PM
Waters of March
Artist : Cassandra Wilson
Album : Belly of the Sun
Label : Blue Note
1:54 PM
Nightbird
Artist : Roditi/Ignaztek/Rassinfosse
Album : Light In the Dark
Label : n.a.
2:01 PM
The Very Thought of You
Artist : PEE WEE RUSSELL
Album : Swingin' With Pee Wee
Label : Prestige
2:06 PM
Stella By Starlight
Artist : Calvin Keys
Album : An Evening With Calvin Keys
Label : Lifeforcejazz
2:12 PM
Take Love Easy
Artist : Shirley Horn
Album : May the Music Never End
Label : Verve
2:18 PM
Tadd’s Delight
Artist : Lafayette Harris, Jr.
Album : Trio Talk
Label : Airmen
2:22 PM
’Round Midnight
Artist : Art Blakey
Album : Live at the Monterey Jazz Festival, 1972
Label : MJFR-30882
2:27 PM
No More Blues
Artist : Maureen Choi
Album : Maureen Choi Quartet
Label : Maureen Choi
2:35 PM
September Song
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
2:40 PM
O Grande Amor
Artist : Stan Getz
Album : Sweet Rain
Label : Verve
2:45 PM
Indian Summer
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : The Art of the Ballad
Label : Riverside
2:50 PM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
2:53 PM
A Wonderful Guy
Artist : Debbie Poryes Trio
Album : A Song In Jazz
Label : Jazzschool
3:01 PM
Wow
Artist : Charlie Shoemake/Terry Trotter Quartet
Album : Inside
Label : Chase Music
3:06 PM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
3:11 PM
Sermonette
Artist : Quincy Jones
Album : Can You Dig It?!
Label : Impulse
3:18 PM
I Don’t Care Much
Artist : DONNA BYRNE
Album : Licensed to Thrill
Label : A-Records
3:22 PM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Late Hour Special
Label : Prestige
3:27 PM
Nasty Gnomes
Artist : Clipper Anderson
Album : The Road Home
Label : Origin
3:35 PM
Stablemates
Artist : Jay Ashby and Steve Davis
Album : Mistaken Identity
Label : MCG Jazz
3:41 PM
I’m Gonna Laugh You Right Out Of My Life
Artist : Eric Alexander
Album : The Temple of Olympic Zeus
Label : Highnote
3:49 PM
Some Cats Know
Artist : CONNIE EVINGSON
Album : Some Cats Know
Label : Minnehaha
3:55 PM
I’ll Keep Loving You
Artist : ANDY LAVERNE TRIO
Album : Bud's Beautiful
Label : Steeplechase
3:58 PM
Exodus
Artist : EDDIE HARRIS
Album : VARIOUS: Jazz Hit Singles
Label : Rhino
4:01 PM
Mood Indigo
Artist : DAVE ELLIS
Album : VARIOUS: Ultimate Ellington/The Crown Project
Label : Monarch
4:06 PM
Moanin’
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Genius + Soul = Jazz/My Kind of Jazz
Label : Rhino
4:09 PM
Honeysuckle Rose
Artist : Ben Webster
Album : VARIOUS: the Savoy Story (Vol. One - Jazz)
Label : Savoy
4:14 PM
I Only Have Eyes For You
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Diva
Label : Verve
4:18 PM
Intimacy of the Blues
Artist : South Nine Ensemble
Album : Doing It Augie Style
Label : Playtime Music
4:25 PM
Delaunay’s Dilemma
Artist : Modern Jazz Quartet
Album : Django
Label : Prestige
4:30 PM
Love of My Life
Artist : DICK SUDHALTER
Album : Melodies Heard, Melodies Sweet...
Label : Challenge
4:36 PM
Haunted Heart
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
4:41 PM
Ceora
Artist : Lee Morgan
Album : Cornbread
Label : Blue Note
4:47 PM
Everything I Love
Artist : Wesla Whitfield
Album : High Standards
Label : Highnote
4:52 PM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : 85 Candles - Live in New York
Label : CONCORD
5:01 PM
The Summer Wind
Artist : Monty Alexander
Album : Echoes of Jilly's
Label : Concord
5:06 PM
Killer Joe
Artist : JOE AUGUSTINE
Album : License To Groove
Label : 1201
5:10 PM
Azalea
Artist : Louis Armstrong
Album : An American Icon
Label : Hip-O
5:17 PM
Jackie-Ing
Artist : Larry Goldings
Album : Quartet
Label : Palmetto
5:21 PM
You Don’t Know What Love Is
Artist : Poncho Sanchez
Album : Freedom Sound
Label : Concord
5:27 PM
Some Other Sunset
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Waiting For Spring
Label : GRP
5:33 PM
Superwoman (Where Were You When I Needed You)
Artist : Vanessa Rubin
Album : New Horizons
Label : RCA
5:39 PM
Lover, Come Back to Me
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Music Keeps Us Young
Label : Arkadia Jazz
5:45 PM
Birks Works (Ala Mancini)
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
Album : Dear Diz (Every Day I Think Of You)
Label : Concord
5:51 PM
Lamento Cubano
Artist : BEBO VALDES TRIO
Album : El Arte Del Sabor
Label : Blue Note
5:55 PM
Happenstance
Artist : GROVER WASHINGTON JR.
Album : All My Tomorrows
Label : Columbia

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WRTI Spotlight
6:59 pm
Sat July 26, 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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