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

February 08, 2013

10:01 AM
Too Close to Call
Artist : Pete Mills
Album : Fresh Spin
Label : Chicken Coup
10:06 AM
Stablemates
Artist : Beegie Adair
Album : Into Somethin'
Label : Adair Music
10:11 AM
Bones For Zoot
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : from Annie Ross & Zoot Sims: a Gasser!
Label : Pacific Jazz
10:17 AM
I Don’t Know Enough About You
Artist : Maria Muldaur
Album : A Woman Alone With the Blues
Label : Telarc
10:21 AM
On Green Dolphin Street
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : The Definitive Vince Guaraldi
Label : Fantasy
10:27 AM
Minor Madness
Artist : ERIC JOHNSON
Album : Makin' Whoopee
Label : Bluejay
10:33 AM
Caminhos Cruzados
Artist : Kate McGarry
Album : If Less is More...You're My Everything
Label : Palmetto
10:39 AM
Heart Song
Artist : MAX LEAKE
Album : Trios
Label : Corona
10:43 AM
The Big Head
Artist : Michael Zsoldos Quartet
Album : Off the Cuff
Label : NBJ Music
10:49 AM
Someday My Prince Will Come
Artist : DENNIS ROWLAND
Album : Now Dig This!
Label : Concord
10:54 AM
Babushka
Artist : Tamir Hendelman
Album : Destinations
Label : Resonance
11:01 AM
Fields of Moons
Artist : Chris Washburne
Album : Fields of Moons
Label : Jazzheads
11:06 AM
They Didn’t Believe Me
Artist : LUCKY THOMPSON
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Jerome Kern
Label : Prestige
11:11 AM
Key Largo
Artist : Benny Carter
Album : Songbook
Label : MusicMasters
11:17 AM
Blue Skies
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : 20
Label : Columbia
11:21 AM
St. Louis Blues
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Here & Gone
Label : Decca
11:26 AM
Soul Meeting
Artist : Ray Charles & Milt Jackson
Album : Soul Brothers/Soul Meeting
Label : Atlantic
11:34 AM
Come Dance With Me
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Joey D!
Label : HighNote
11:39 AM
Charlie Brown
Artist : ELLIS MARSALIS
Album : from Wynton & Ellis Marsalis: Joe Cool's Blues
Label : Columbia
11:44 AM
Setembro
Artist : Donald Harrison
Album : Nouveau Swing
Label : Impulse
11:49 AM
Tin Tin Deo
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Dizzy's Diamonds - Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
11:53 AM
Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Artist : Jim Rotondi
Album : Blues For Brother Ray
Label : Positone
12:01 PM
I’ll Be Around
Artist : Frank Morgan
Album : Reflections
Label : HighNote
12:06 PM
O Barquinho (My Little Boat)
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : From Paris To Rio
Label : Concord
12:10 PM
Lawn Ornaments
Artist : Sean Smith
Album : Trust
Label : Smthereen
12:18 PM
Pinky
Artist : Roy Haynes
Album : Roy-Alty
Label : Dreyfuss
12:22 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
12:27 PM
In the Middle of a Kiss
Artist : Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli
Album : The Red Door
Label : Concord
12:34 PM
Balada Para Isabel
Artist : Manuel Valera
Album : Currents
Label : MaxJazz
12:40 PM
Goin’ to Meetin’
Artist : Eddie ’Lockjaw’ Davis
Album : The Best of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Label : Prestige
12:45 PM
I Fall in Love Too Easily
Artist : John Proulx
Album : Baker's Dozen - Remembering Chet Baker
Label : MaxJazz
12:52 PM
Snibor
Artist : Chris Flory
Album : Word on the Street
Label : Double Time
12:57 PM
Night and Day
Artist : DUTCH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
Album : Strayhorn and Standards/You Go to My Head
Label : Challenge
1:01 PM
Someone to Watch Over Me
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
1:06 PM
For Kicks Only
Artist : The Birdland Stars
Album : Birdland Stars 1956
Label : Bluebird
1:11 PM
Solar
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Jazz Showcase
Label : Prestige
1:17 PM
My Aunt T
Artist : Sam Pannunzio Trio
Album : Goin' Home
Label : Eastside Jazz
1:21 PM
Lover Man
Artist : Jim Snidero
Album : Tippin'
Label : Savant
1:27 PM
Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Rodgers & Hammerstein
Label : Prestige
1:33 PM
Wishes
Artist : Ren¿ Marie
Album : Black Lace Freudian Slip
Label : Motema
1:39 PM
Groovin’ For Nat
Artist : Donald Byrd
Album : The Original Jazz Masters Series, Vol.1
Label : DA Music
1:43 PM
Twilight
Artist : DARRELL GRANT
Album : Twilight Stories
Label : 32 Jazz
1:50 PM
Back Water Blues
Artist : Dinah Washington
Album : First Issue: the Dinah Washington Story
Label : Mercury
1:54 PM
Fly Me to the Moon
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...Guitarists
Label : Telarc
2:01 PM
Too Close to Call
Artist : Pete Mills
Album : Fresh Spin
Label : Chicken Coup
2:06 PM
Stablemates
Artist : Beegie Adair
Album : Into Somethin'
Label : Adair Music
2:11 PM
Bones For Zoot
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : from Annie Ross & Zoot Sims: a Gasser!
Label : Pacific Jazz
2:17 PM
I Don’t Know Enough About You
Artist : Maria Muldaur
Album : A Woman Alone With the Blues
Label : Telarc
2:21 PM
On Green Dolphin Street
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : The Definitive Vince Guaraldi
Label : Fantasy
2:27 PM
Minor Madness
Artist : ERIC JOHNSON
Album : Makin' Whoopee
Label : Bluejay
2:33 PM
Caminhos Cruzados
Artist : Kate McGarry
Album : If Less is More...You're My Everything
Label : Palmetto
2:39 PM
Heart Song
Artist : MAX LEAKE
Album : Trios
Label : Corona
2:43 PM
The Big Head
Artist : Michael Zsoldos Quartet
Album : Off the Cuff
Label : NBJ Music
2:49 PM
Someday My Prince Will Come
Artist : DENNIS ROWLAND
Album : Now Dig This!
Label : Concord
2:54 PM
Babushka
Artist : Tamir Hendelman
Album : Destinations
Label : Resonance
3:01 PM
Fields of Moons
Artist : Chris Washburne
Album : Fields of Moons
Label : Jazzheads
3:06 PM
They Didn’t Believe Me
Artist : LUCKY THOMPSON
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Jerome Kern
Label : Prestige
3:11 PM
Key Largo
Artist : Benny Carter
Album : Songbook
Label : MusicMasters
3:17 PM
Blue Skies
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : 20
Label : Columbia
3:21 PM
St. Louis Blues
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Here & Gone
Label : Decca
3:26 PM
Soul Meeting
Artist : Ray Charles & Milt Jackson
Album : Soul Brothers/Soul Meeting
Label : Atlantic
3:34 PM
Come Dance With Me
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Joey D!
Label : HighNote
3:39 PM
Charlie Brown
Artist : ELLIS MARSALIS
Album : from Wynton & Ellis Marsalis: Joe Cool's Blues
Label : Columbia
3:44 PM
Setembro
Artist : Donald Harrison
Album : Nouveau Swing
Label : Impulse
3:49 PM
Tin Tin Deo
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Dizzy's Diamonds - Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
3:53 PM
Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Artist : Jim Rotondi
Album : Blues For Brother Ray
Label : Positone
4:01 PM
I’ll Be Around
Artist : Frank Morgan
Album : Reflections
Label : HighNote
4:06 PM
O Barquinho (My Little Boat)
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : From Paris To Rio
Label : Concord
4:10 PM
Lawn Ornaments
Artist : Sean Smith
Album : Trust
Label : Smthereen
4:18 PM
Pinky
Artist : Roy Haynes
Album : Roy-Alty
Label : Dreyfuss
4:22 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
4:27 PM
In the Middle of a Kiss
Artist : Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli
Album : The Red Door
Label : Concord
4:34 PM
Balada Para Isabel
Artist : Manuel Valera
Album : Currents
Label : MaxJazz
4:40 PM
Goin’ to Meetin’
Artist : Eddie ’Lockjaw’ Davis
Album : The Best of Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis
Label : Prestige
4:45 PM
I Fall in Love Too Easily
Artist : John Proulx
Album : Baker's Dozen - Remembering Chet Baker
Label : MaxJazz
4:52 PM
Snibor
Artist : Chris Flory
Album : Word on the Street
Label : Double Time
4:57 PM
Night and Day
Artist : DUTCH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
Album : Strayhorn and Standards/You Go to My Head
Label : Challenge
5:01 PM
Someone to Watch Over Me
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
5:06 PM
For Kicks Only
Artist : The Birdland Stars
Album : Birdland Stars 1956
Label : Bluebird
5:11 PM
Solar
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Jazz Showcase
Label : Prestige
5:17 PM
My Aunt T
Artist : Sam Pannunzio Trio
Album : Goin' Home
Label : Eastside Jazz
5:21 PM
Lover Man
Artist : Jim Snidero
Album : Tippin'
Label : Savant
5:27 PM
Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Rodgers & Hammerstein
Label : Prestige
5:33 PM
Wishes
Artist : Ren¿ Marie
Album : Black Lace Freudian Slip
Label : Motema
5:39 PM
Groovin’ For Nat
Artist : Donald Byrd
Album : The Original Jazz Masters Series, Vol.1
Label : DA Music
5:43 PM
Twilight
Artist : DARRELL GRANT
Album : Twilight Stories
Label : 32 Jazz
5:50 PM
Back Water Blues
Artist : Dinah Washington
Album : First Issue: the Dinah Washington Story
Label : Mercury
5:54 PM
Fly Me to the Moon
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...Guitarists
Label : Telarc

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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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