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 31, 2013

10:01 AM
Telepathy
Artist : Colin Vallon Trio
Album : Rruga
Label : ECM
10:06 AM
Royal Garden Blues
Artist : Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges
Album : Play the Blues Back To Back
Label : Verve
10:11 AM
Afro Blue / Footprints
Artist : Tessa Souter
Album : Obsession
Label : Motema
10:17 AM
I Can’t Get Started
Artist : Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
Album : Lester Young With the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
10:21 AM
Old Folks
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Someday My Prince Will Come
Label : Columbia
10:27 AM
Wonderful Copenhagen
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : The Great Concerts: Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Carnegie Hall
Label : Columbia
10:33 AM
Trillium
Artist : UPPER LEFT TRIO
Album : Cycling
Label : Origin
10:39 AM
In the Court of King Oliver
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Standard Time, Vol. 3
Label : Columbia
10:44 AM
I Feel Like Falling in Love
Artist : Josh Rzepka
Album : Midwest Coast
Label : Josh Rzepka
10:49 AM
How Am I to Know?
Artist : JOAN COLLASO & LARRY HANKS
Album : Live
Label : JRAS
10:54 AM
I’ve Got the World on a String
Artist : LARRY MCKENNA
Album : My Shining Hour
Label : Alanna
11:01 AM
I Remember You
Artist : Dave Valentin
Album : World on a String
Label : Telarc
11:06 AM
East to Wes
Artist : Emily Remler
Album : East to Wes
Label : Concord
11:12 AM
Recorda Me
Artist : Joe Henderson
Album : Page One
Label : Blue Note
11:19 AM
My Romance
Artist : Sarah Partridge
Album : Perspective
Label : Peartree
11:23 AM
C’est si Bon
Artist : BUDDY COLLETTE
Album : VARIOUS: Special/Hifi/Nocturne OJC Sampler
Label : Specialty
11:26 AM
Just One of Those Things
Artist : Paul Meyers Quartet
Album : Paul Meyers Quartet Featuring Frank Wess
Label : Miles High
11:33 AM
Skylark
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...The Singers
Label : Telarc
11:39 AM
Take 6
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
11:45 AM
Ill Wind
Artist : Lee Morgan
Album : Cornbread
Label : Blue Note
11:53 AM
Rain
Artist : Red Garland
Album : All Kinds of Weather
Label : Prestige
11:57 AM
The New Symphony Sid
Artist : TEDDY EDWARDS
Album : VARIOUS: West Coast Jazz Classics Sampler
Label : Pacific Jazz
12:01 PM
Ronnie
Artist : Mike Rinta
Album : Eponymous
Label : Wide Hive
12:06 PM
Driftin’
Artist : JESSE DAVIS
Album : The Setup
Label : Alltribe
12:12 PM
Raincheck
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Jazz Signatures
Label : Concord
12:18 PM
Close Your Eyes
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Boss Tenor
Label : Prestige
12:22 PM
One For Daddy-O
Artist : Tom Rizzo
Album : Imaginary Numbers
Label : Origin
12:27 PM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
12:33 PM
Peel Me a Grape
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
12:39 PM
Where or When
Artist : Michael Tracy & Harry Pickens
Album : Conversations
Label : Sea Breeze
12:44 PM
Sugar
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : Slammin' & Jammin'
Label : Savant
12:50 PM
I Got Eyes
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Wild For You
Label : Concord
12:54 PM
Exactly Like You
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie & Stan Getz
Album : Diz & Getz
Label : Verve
1:01 PM
Where Are You?
Artist : Ben Webster
Album : Soulville
Label : Verve
1:06 PM
Scratchin’ in the Gravel
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams
Label : Concord
1:10 PM
Lullaby of Birdland
Artist : Lisa Yvonne Ferraro
Album : LYF's Standards
Label : Lisa Ferraro
1:15 PM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
1:19 PM
When the Sun Comes Out
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : The Spoiler
Label : Blue Note
1:25 PM
Red Clay
Artist : Cliff Monear
Album : It's About Time
Label : Cliff Monear
1:32 PM
For the People
Artist : Pharez Whitted
Album : For the People
Label : Origin
1:38 PM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
1:43 PM
You’ll Never Know
Artist : David Berger Octet
Album : I Had the Craziest Dream - the Music of Harry Warren
Label : Such Sweet Thunder
1:49 PM
Sails
Artist : Denise Donatelli
Album : What Lies Within
Label : Savant
1:54 PM
Alone Together
Artist : Christian McBride
Album : Conversations With Christian
Label : Mack Avenue
2:01 PM
Telepathy
Artist : Colin Vallon Trio
Album : Rruga
Label : ECM
2:06 PM
Royal Garden Blues
Artist : Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges
Album : Play the Blues Back To Back
Label : Verve
2:11 PM
Afro Blue / Footprints
Artist : Tessa Souter
Album : Obsession
Label : Motema
2:17 PM
I Can’t Get Started
Artist : Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
Album : Lester Young With the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
2:21 PM
Old Folks
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Someday My Prince Will Come
Label : Columbia
2:27 PM
Wonderful Copenhagen
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : The Great Concerts: Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Carnegie Hall
Label : Columbia
2:33 PM
Trillium
Artist : UPPER LEFT TRIO
Album : Cycling
Label : Origin
2:39 PM
In the Court of King Oliver
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Standard Time, Vol. 3
Label : Columbia
2:44 PM
I Feel Like Falling in Love
Artist : Josh Rzepka
Album : Midwest Coast
Label : Josh Rzepka
2:49 PM
How Am I to Know?
Artist : JOAN COLLASO & LARRY HANKS
Album : Live
Label : JRAS
2:54 PM
I’ve Got the World on a String
Artist : LARRY MCKENNA
Album : My Shining Hour
Label : Alanna
3:01 PM
I Remember You
Artist : Dave Valentin
Album : World on a String
Label : Telarc
3:06 PM
East to Wes
Artist : Emily Remler
Album : East to Wes
Label : Concord
3:12 PM
Recorda Me
Artist : Joe Henderson
Album : Page One
Label : Blue Note
3:19 PM
My Romance
Artist : Sarah Partridge
Album : Perspective
Label : Peartree
3:23 PM
C’est si Bon
Artist : BUDDY COLLETTE
Album : VARIOUS: Special/Hifi/Nocturne OJC Sampler
Label : Specialty
3:26 PM
Just One of Those Things
Artist : Paul Meyers Quartet
Album : Paul Meyers Quartet Featuring Frank Wess
Label : Miles High
3:33 PM
Skylark
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...The Singers
Label : Telarc
3:39 PM
Take 6
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
3:45 PM
Ill Wind
Artist : Lee Morgan
Album : Cornbread
Label : Blue Note
3:53 PM
Rain
Artist : Red Garland
Album : All Kinds of Weather
Label : Prestige
3:57 PM
The New Symphony Sid
Artist : TEDDY EDWARDS
Album : VARIOUS: West Coast Jazz Classics Sampler
Label : Pacific Jazz
4:01 PM
Ronnie
Artist : Mike Rinta
Album : Eponymous
Label : Wide Hive
4:06 PM
Driftin’
Artist : JESSE DAVIS
Album : The Setup
Label : Alltribe
4:12 PM
Raincheck
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Jazz Signatures
Label : Concord
4:18 PM
Close Your Eyes
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Boss Tenor
Label : Prestige
4:22 PM
One For Daddy-O
Artist : Tom Rizzo
Album : Imaginary Numbers
Label : Origin
4:27 PM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
4:33 PM
Peel Me a Grape
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
4:39 PM
Where or When
Artist : Michael Tracy & Harry Pickens
Album : Conversations
Label : Sea Breeze
4:44 PM
Sugar
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : Slammin' & Jammin'
Label : Savant
4:50 PM
I Got Eyes
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Wild For You
Label : Concord
4:54 PM
Exactly Like You
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie & Stan Getz
Album : Diz & Getz
Label : Verve
5:01 PM
Where Are You?
Artist : Ben Webster
Album : Soulville
Label : Verve
5:06 PM
Scratchin’ in the Gravel
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams
Label : Concord
5:10 PM
Lullaby of Birdland
Artist : Lisa Yvonne Ferraro
Album : LYF's Standards
Label : Lisa Ferraro
5:15 PM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
5:19 PM
When the Sun Comes Out
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : The Spoiler
Label : Blue Note
5:25 PM
Red Clay
Artist : Cliff Monear
Album : It's About Time
Label : Cliff Monear
5:32 PM
For the People
Artist : Pharez Whitted
Album : For the People
Label : Origin
5:38 PM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
5:43 PM
You’ll Never Know
Artist : David Berger Octet
Album : I Had the Craziest Dream - the Music of Harry Warren
Label : Such Sweet Thunder
5:49 PM
Sails
Artist : Denise Donatelli
Album : What Lies Within
Label : Savant
5:54 PM
Alone Together
Artist : Christian McBride
Album : Conversations With Christian
Label : Mack Avenue

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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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WRTI Picks from NPR Music
2:03 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Fred Hersch Floats On, With A Dynamic Trio In Tow

Jazz pianist Fred Hersch released his latest album, a trio recording called Floating, in July.
Vincent Soyez Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sat July 19, 2014 11:45 am

The last time Fred Hersch was featured on Weekend Edition Saturday, the headline read, "Back On Stage By No Small Miracle." It was 2009, and scarcely a year earlier, the jazz pianist had suffered AIDS-related dementia and fallen into a coma for several months. Since recovering, Hersch has come roaring back to music, releasing a string of live albums to critical success.

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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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