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

March 08, 2013

10:01 AM
Mood Indigo
Artist : DAVE ELLIS
Album : VARIOUS: Ultimate Ellington/The Crown Project
Label : Monarch
10:06 AM
Salt Song
Artist : Michael Dease
Album : Grace
Label : Jazz Legacy
10:12 AM
Caminhos Cruzados
Artist : Carol Robbins
Album : Moraga
Label : Jazzcats
10:19 AM
West Coast Blues
Artist : MIMI FOX & GRETA MATASSA
Album : Two For the Road
Label : Origin
10:23 AM
Parker’s Pals
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Across the Tracks
Label : Concord
10:28 AM
Harvest Moon
Artist : DMITRI MATHENY
Album : Penumbra
Label : Monarch
10:34 AM
Bags’ Groove
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Explosive!
Label : Qwest
10:40 AM
Avalon
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : 20
Label : Columbia
10:44 AM
Joy Spring
Artist : Houston Person & Ron Carter
Album : The Complete Muse Sessions
Label : 32 Jazz
10:50 AM
I Could Write a Book
Artist : DENNIS ROWLAND
Album : Now Dig This!
Label : Concord
10:54 AM
Lonely Girl
Artist : EARL KLUGH
Album : The Earl Klugh Trio, Vol. One
Label : Warner Brothers
11:01 AM
Rose Room
Artist : CHARLIE SHAVERS
Album : The Complete Charlie Shavers With Maxine Sullivan
Label : Bethlehem
11:06 AM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : JANE JARVIS
Album : Atlantic-Pacific
Label : Arbors
11:12 AM
Swingin’ the Samba
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Finger Poppin'
Label : Doodlin'
11:18 AM
Late Late Show
Artist : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Album : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Label : Dowdel
11:22 AM
Lucky to be Me
Artist : BUDDY DeFRANCO & DAVE McKENNA
Album : Do Nothing Till You Hear From Us!
Label : Concord
11:28 AM
Your Host
Artist : Kenny Clarke
Album : Meets the Detroit Jazz Men
Label : Savoy
11:35 AM
There’s a Small Hotel
Artist : Dorothy Ashby
Album : In a Minor Groove
Label : Prestige
11:41 AM
Redshift
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : Smash
Label : Concord
11:45 AM
One By One
Artist : Jeff Lashway
Album : Reunion
Label : Random Act
11:51 AM
Harlem Nocturne
Artist : JOHNNY OTIS
Album : VARIOUS: Central Avenue Sounds
Label : Rhino
11:54 AM
Rainy Night
Artist : NEIL McNAMARA
Album : Rainy Night
Label : Bonobo
12:01 PM
What Will I Tell My Heart
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Here & Gone
Label : Decca
12:06 PM
So What
Artist : DREAM SESSION
Album : The All-Stars Play Miles Davis Classics
Label : Milestone
12:13 PM
Birks’ Works
Artist : Adam Rafferty
Album : Blood, Sweat & Bebop
Label : Cons. Art.
12:21 PM
People Will Say We’re in Love
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : The Boy Next Door
Label : Candid
12:24 PM
Where Do You Start?
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Where Do You Start
Label : Nonesuch
12:28 PM
Johnny’s Place
Artist : Jimmy Ponder
Album : Something To Ponder
Label : Muse
12:35 PM
Detour Ahead
Artist : Chris Pasin
Album : Detour Ahead
Label : H2O
12:41 PM
Trane Whistle
Artist : Eddie ’Lockjaw’ Davis
Album : Straight Blues
Label : Prestige
12:47 PM
The Girl From Ipanema
Artist : Stan Getz
Album : Best of the Verve Years, Vol. 1
Label : Verve
12:52 PM
Waiting for Love
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
12:57 PM
Um Ambraco No Bonfa
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : VARIOUS: Brazilian Horizons, Vol. 2
Label : Milestone
1:01 PM
Roy Allen
Artist : GERALD BECKETT
Album : Black Eyes
Label : Wolfetones
1:06 PM
Splip, Bam, Boom
Artist : Rod McGaha
Album : Preacherman
Label : Compass
1:11 PM
Ela ¿ Carioca
Artist : Roni Ben-Hur & Santi DeBriano
Album : Our Thing
Label : Motema
1:18 PM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
1:22 PM
One for My Baby
Artist : David "Fathead" Newman
Album : Lone Star Legend
Label : 32 Jazz
1:28 PM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
1:34 PM
Peel Me a Grape
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
1:40 PM
Stop This Train
Artist : Romain Collin
Album : The Calling
Label : Palmetto
1:44 PM
Everybody Knows
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : Everybody Knows Johnny Hodges
Label : Impulse
1:52 PM
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Artist : Regina Carter
Album : Motor City Moments
Label : Verve
1:56 PM
An Up Dawn
Artist : ELIANE ELIAS
Album : The Three Americas
Label : Blue Note
2:01 PM
Mood Indigo
Artist : DAVE ELLIS
Album : VARIOUS: Ultimate Ellington/The Crown Project
Label : Monarch
2:06 PM
Salt Song
Artist : Michael Dease
Album : Grace
Label : Jazz Legacy
2:12 PM
Caminhos Cruzados
Artist : Carol Robbins
Album : Moraga
Label : Jazzcats
2:19 PM
West Coast Blues
Artist : MIMI FOX & GRETA MATASSA
Album : Two For the Road
Label : Origin
2:23 PM
Parker’s Pals
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Across the Tracks
Label : Concord
2:28 PM
Harvest Moon
Artist : DMITRI MATHENY
Album : Penumbra
Label : Monarch
2:34 PM
Bags’ Groove
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Explosive!
Label : Qwest
2:40 PM
Avalon
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : 20
Label : Columbia
2:44 PM
Joy Spring
Artist : Houston Person & Ron Carter
Album : The Complete Muse Sessions
Label : 32 Jazz
2:50 PM
I Could Write a Book
Artist : DENNIS ROWLAND
Album : Now Dig This!
Label : Concord
2:54 PM
Lonely Girl
Artist : EARL KLUGH
Album : The Earl Klugh Trio, Vol. One
Label : Warner Brothers
3:01 PM
Rose Room
Artist : CHARLIE SHAVERS
Album : The Complete Charlie Shavers With Maxine Sullivan
Label : Bethlehem
3:06 PM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : JANE JARVIS
Album : Atlantic-Pacific
Label : Arbors
3:12 PM
Swingin’ the Samba
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Finger Poppin'
Label : Doodlin'
3:18 PM
Late Late Show
Artist : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Album : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Label : Dowdel
3:22 PM
Lucky to be Me
Artist : BUDDY DeFRANCO & DAVE McKENNA
Album : Do Nothing Till You Hear From Us!
Label : Concord
3:28 PM
Your Host
Artist : Kenny Clarke
Album : Meets the Detroit Jazz Men
Label : Savoy
3:35 PM
There’s a Small Hotel
Artist : Dorothy Ashby
Album : In a Minor Groove
Label : Prestige
3:41 PM
Redshift
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : Smash
Label : Concord
3:45 PM
One By One
Artist : Jeff Lashway
Album : Reunion
Label : Random Act
3:51 PM
Harlem Nocturne
Artist : JOHNNY OTIS
Album : VARIOUS: Central Avenue Sounds
Label : Rhino
3:54 PM
Rainy Night
Artist : NEIL McNAMARA
Album : Rainy Night
Label : Bonobo
4:01 PM
What Will I Tell My Heart
Artist : David Sanborn
Album : Here & Gone
Label : Decca
4:06 PM
So What
Artist : DREAM SESSION
Album : The All-Stars Play Miles Davis Classics
Label : Milestone
4:13 PM
Birks’ Works
Artist : Adam Rafferty
Album : Blood, Sweat & Bebop
Label : Cons. Art.
4:21 PM
People Will Say We’re in Love
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : The Boy Next Door
Label : Candid
4:24 PM
Where Do You Start?
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Where Do You Start
Label : Nonesuch
4:28 PM
Johnny’s Place
Artist : Jimmy Ponder
Album : Something To Ponder
Label : Muse
4:35 PM
Detour Ahead
Artist : Chris Pasin
Album : Detour Ahead
Label : H2O
4:41 PM
Trane Whistle
Artist : Eddie ’Lockjaw’ Davis
Album : Straight Blues
Label : Prestige
4:47 PM
The Girl From Ipanema
Artist : Stan Getz
Album : Best of the Verve Years, Vol. 1
Label : Verve
4:52 PM
Waiting for Love
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
4:57 PM
Um Ambraco No Bonfa
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : VARIOUS: Brazilian Horizons, Vol. 2
Label : Milestone
5:01 PM
Roy Allen
Artist : GERALD BECKETT
Album : Black Eyes
Label : Wolfetones
5:06 PM
Splip, Bam, Boom
Artist : Rod McGaha
Album : Preacherman
Label : Compass
5:11 PM
Ela ¿ Carioca
Artist : Roni Ben-Hur & Santi DeBriano
Album : Our Thing
Label : Motema
5:18 PM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
5:22 PM
One for My Baby
Artist : David "Fathead" Newman
Album : Lone Star Legend
Label : 32 Jazz
5:28 PM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
5:34 PM
Peel Me a Grape
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
5:40 PM
Stop This Train
Artist : Romain Collin
Album : The Calling
Label : Palmetto
5:44 PM
Everybody Knows
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : Everybody Knows Johnny Hodges
Label : Impulse
5:52 PM
Chattanooga Choo Choo
Artist : Regina Carter
Album : Motor City Moments
Label : Verve
5:56 PM
An Up Dawn
Artist : ELIANE ELIAS
Album : The Three Americas
Label : Blue Note

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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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