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 09, 2013

6:01 AM
This Heart of Mine
Artist : Marc McDonald
Album : It Doesn't End Here
Label : No End in Sight
6:06 AM
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook
Label : Verve
6:11 AM
Black Velvet (Don’t’cha Go ’way Mad)
Artist : Arnett Cobb & Red Garland
Album : Blue and Sentimental
Label : Prestige
6:18 AM
Gotta Go
Artist : Claire Daly Quintet
Album : Mary Joyce Project
Label : Daly Bread
6:22 AM
Gone With the Wind
Artist : Benny Carter & Oscar Peterson
Album : Cosmopolite: the Oscar Peterson Verve Sessions
Label : Verve
6:25 AM
You Haven’t Changed
Artist : Ray Zepeda
Album : Ray Zepeda - Step By Step
Label : Soundsketch
6:33 AM
Blue Boppin’ at the Saint
Artist : Al Naylor
Album : Legacy
Label : Al Naylor
6:39 AM
Out of This World
Artist : Ted Rosenthal
Album : Out of This World
Label : Playscape
6:47 AM
Things We Said Today
Artist : IRENE REID
Album : One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
Label : Savant
6:52 AM
Star Song
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : The Definitive Vince Guaraldi
Label : Fantasy
6:57 AM
Kofifi Blue
Artist : Abdullah Ibrahim
Album : Cape Town Flowers
Label : Tip Toe
7:01 AM
Whistling Away the Dark
Artist : DAVE GRUSIN
Album : Two For the Road
Label : GRP
7:06 AM
Darben the Red Foxx
Artist : James Moody & Hank Jones Quartet
Album : Our Delight
Label : IPO
7:12 AM
Lonely Woman
Artist : Chris McNulty
Album : The Song That Sings You Here
Label : Challenge
7:20 AM
Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Artist : Shirley Scott
Album : Soul Sister
Label : Prestige
7:24 AM
Why Was I Born?
Artist : Bennie Wallace
Album : The Nearness of You
Label : Enja/Justin Time
7:29 AM
9:20 Special
Artist : Milt Jackson & Count Basie
Album : Milt Jackson + Count Basie + the Big Band Vol. 2
Label : Pablo
7:34 AM
All My Tomorrows
Artist : Janis Mann
Album : A Perfect Time
Label : Pancake
7:40 AM
Moonlight Becomes You
Artist : TAL FARLOW
Album : Jazz Masters 41
Label : Verve
7:44 AM
It Seem Like You’re Ready
Artist : JC Stylles
Album : Exhilaration and Other States (Featuring Pat Bianchi & Lawrence Leathers)
Label : Motema
7:50 AM
Creole Love Call
Artist : Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra
Album : The Endless Search
Label : Origin
7:54 AM
Infinite Heart
Artist : DONALD HARRISON & TERENCE BLANCHARD
Album : Black Pearl
Label : Columbia
8:01 AM
You’re Driving Me Crazy
Artist : JACK MCDUFF
Album : Brother Jack
Label : Prestige
8:06 AM
Koolbonga
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams
Label : Concord
8:10 AM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : LOU RAWLS
Album : Seasons 4U
Label : Rawls & Br
8:16 AM
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
Artist : EARL HINES
Album : Another Monday Date
Label : Prestige
8:20 AM
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye
Artist : Gene Ludwig
Album : Love Notes of Cole Porter
Label : Big O
8:26 AM
Out of Nowhere
Artist : Clark Terry
Album : Intimate Stories
Label : Challenge
8:34 AM
(Back Home Again In) Indiana
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Jazz: Red, Hot and Cool
Label : Columbia
8:40 AM
Speak Low
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
8:45 AM
Little Susie
Artist : Jo Jones
Album : The Essential
Label : Vanguard
8:51 AM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : Terence Blanchard
Album : Let's Get Lost
Label : Sony
8:55 AM
Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Rodgers & Hammerstein
Label : Prestige
9:01 AM
Mere Madness
Artist : Nelda Swiggett
Album : This Time
Label : OA2
9:06 AM
It’s Getting Dark
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Bluesy Burrell
Label : Moodsville
9:12 AM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Stan Getz & Oscar Peterson
Album : Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
9:19 AM
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Artist : Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Album : Anything Goes - Live
Label : Concord
9:23 AM
Airegin
Artist : Jack Wilkins
Album : Until It's Time
Label : Maxjazz
9:29 AM
Moody’s Mood For Love/I’m in the Mood For Love
Artist : Ruth Aguilar
Album : An Invitation
Label : Ruth Aguilar
9:34 AM
Ala Mode
Artist : Clayton Cameron & the Jass Explosion
Album : Here's to the Messengers
Label : Brushman
9:40 AM
The Grinning Song
Artist : Larry Goldings
Album : Big Stuff
Label : Warner Brothers
9:45 AM
Born To Be Blue
Artist : Jim Rotondi
Album : 1000 Rainbows
Label : Positone
9:53 AM
Only Trust Your Heart
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
9:57 AM
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Piano Reflections
Label : Capitol
10:01 AM
Moonglow
Artist : BENNY GREEN & RUSSELL MALONE
Album : Bluebird
Label : Telarc
10:06 AM
A Night in Tunisia
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Live at Falcon Lair
Label : Pablo
10:12 AM
Them Nasty Hurtin’ Blues
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
10:17 AM
One October Morning
Artist : MARK WINKLER
Album : Sings Bobby Troup
Label : Rhombus
10:21 AM
The Man I Love
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : Sirius
Label : Pablo
10:26 AM
Caminho De Casa
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Caminho De Casa
Label : Chesky
10:34 AM
Around the Corner
Artist : Grant Stewart
Album : Around the Corner
Label : Sharp Nine
10:40 AM
Strollin’
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
10:44 AM
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Blues + Jazz
Label : Rhino
10:50 AM
Azure-Te
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : P.S. Mr. Cole
Label : RCA
10:54 AM
The Birth of the Cool Suite: Boplicity / Postlude
Artist : Joe Lovano Ensemble
Album : Streams of Expression
Label : Blue Note
11:01 AM
Dearly Beloved
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : Boss Guitar
Label : Riverside
11:06 AM
Tangerine
Artist : Brent Jensen
Album : The Sound of a Dry Martini
Label : Origin
11:11 AM
The Ice Hotel
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Breakfast on the Morning Tram
Label : Blue Note
11:18 AM
Just Squeeze Me
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
11:22 AM
You Go to My Head
Artist : ROY HARGROVE
Album : Moment To Moment
Label : Verve
11:28 AM
Blues in the Closet
Artist : Stanley Turrentine & The Three Sounds
Album : The Complete "Blue Hour" Sessions
Label : Blue Note
11:35 AM
September Song
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
11:40 AM
Pannonica
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
11:45 AM
Topsy
Artist : Ray Brown Trio
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...Guitarists
Label : Telarc
11:51 AM
Night and Day
Artist : DUTCH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
Album : Strayhorn and Standards/You Go to My Head
Label : Challenge
11:54 AM
Que Pasa?
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Song For My Father
Label : Blue Note
12:01 PM
This Heart of Mine
Artist : Marc McDonald
Album : It Doesn't End Here
Label : No End in Sight
12:06 PM
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook
Label : Verve
12:11 PM
Black Velvet (Don’t’cha Go ’way Mad)
Artist : Arnett Cobb & Red Garland
Album : Blue and Sentimental
Label : Prestige
12:18 PM
Gotta Go
Artist : Claire Daly Quintet
Album : Mary Joyce Project
Label : Daly Bread
12:22 PM
Gone With the Wind
Artist : Benny Carter & Oscar Peterson
Album : Cosmopolite: the Oscar Peterson Verve Sessions
Label : Verve
12:25 PM
You Haven’t Changed
Artist : Ray Zepeda
Album : Ray Zepeda - Step By Step
Label : Soundsketch
12:33 PM
Blue Boppin’ at the Saint
Artist : Al Naylor
Album : Legacy
Label : Al Naylor
12:39 PM
Out of This World
Artist : Ted Rosenthal
Album : Out of This World
Label : Playscape
12:47 PM
Things We Said Today
Artist : IRENE REID
Album : One Monkey Don't Stop No Show
Label : Savant
12:52 PM
Star Song
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : The Definitive Vince Guaraldi
Label : Fantasy
12:57 PM
Kofifi Blue
Artist : Abdullah Ibrahim
Album : Cape Town Flowers
Label : Tip Toe
1:01 PM
Whistling Away the Dark
Artist : DAVE GRUSIN
Album : Two For the Road
Label : GRP
1:06 PM
Darben the Red Foxx
Artist : James Moody & Hank Jones Quartet
Album : Our Delight
Label : IPO
1:12 PM
Lonely Woman
Artist : Chris McNulty
Album : The Song That Sings You Here
Label : Challenge
1:20 PM
Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Artist : Shirley Scott
Album : Soul Sister
Label : Prestige
1:24 PM
Why Was I Born?
Artist : Bennie Wallace
Album : The Nearness of You
Label : Enja/Justin Time
1:29 PM
9:20 Special
Artist : Milt Jackson & Count Basie
Album : Milt Jackson + Count Basie + the Big Band Vol. 2
Label : Pablo
1:34 PM
All My Tomorrows
Artist : Janis Mann
Album : A Perfect Time
Label : Pancake
1:40 PM
Moonlight Becomes You
Artist : TAL FARLOW
Album : Jazz Masters 41
Label : Verve
1:44 PM
It Seem Like You’re Ready
Artist : JC Stylles
Album : Exhilaration and Other States (Featuring Pat Bianchi & Lawrence Leathers)
Label : Motema
1:50 PM
Creole Love Call
Artist : Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra
Album : The Endless Search
Label : Origin
1:54 PM
Infinite Heart
Artist : DONALD HARRISON & TERENCE BLANCHARD
Album : Black Pearl
Label : Columbia
2:01 PM
You’re Driving Me Crazy
Artist : JACK MCDUFF
Album : Brother Jack
Label : Prestige
2:06 PM
Koolbonga
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams
Label : Concord
2:10 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : LOU RAWLS
Album : Seasons 4U
Label : Rawls & Br
2:16 PM
I Can’t Give You Anything But Love
Artist : EARL HINES
Album : Another Monday Date
Label : Prestige
2:20 PM
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye
Artist : Gene Ludwig
Album : Love Notes of Cole Porter
Label : Big O
2:26 PM
Out of Nowhere
Artist : Clark Terry
Album : Intimate Stories
Label : Challenge
2:34 PM
(Back Home Again In) Indiana
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Jazz: Red, Hot and Cool
Label : Columbia
2:40 PM
Speak Low
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
2:45 PM
Little Susie
Artist : Jo Jones
Album : The Essential
Label : Vanguard
2:51 PM
I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
Artist : Terence Blanchard
Album : Let's Get Lost
Label : Sony
2:55 PM
Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : VARIOUS: the Jazz Giants Play Rodgers & Hammerstein
Label : Prestige
3:01 PM
Mere Madness
Artist : Nelda Swiggett
Album : This Time
Label : OA2
3:06 PM
It’s Getting Dark
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Bluesy Burrell
Label : Moodsville
3:12 PM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Stan Getz & Oscar Peterson
Album : Stan Getz and the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
3:19 PM
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Artist : Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Album : Anything Goes - Live
Label : Concord
3:23 PM
Airegin
Artist : Jack Wilkins
Album : Until It's Time
Label : Maxjazz
3:29 PM
Moody’s Mood For Love/I’m in the Mood For Love
Artist : Ruth Aguilar
Album : An Invitation
Label : Ruth Aguilar
3:34 PM
Ala Mode
Artist : Clayton Cameron & the Jass Explosion
Album : Here's to the Messengers
Label : Brushman
3:40 PM
The Grinning Song
Artist : Larry Goldings
Album : Big Stuff
Label : Warner Brothers
3:45 PM
Born To Be Blue
Artist : Jim Rotondi
Album : 1000 Rainbows
Label : Positone
3:53 PM
Only Trust Your Heart
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
3:57 PM
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Piano Reflections
Label : Capitol
4:01 PM
Moonglow
Artist : BENNY GREEN & RUSSELL MALONE
Album : Bluebird
Label : Telarc
4:06 PM
A Night in Tunisia
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Live at Falcon Lair
Label : Pablo
4:12 PM
Them Nasty Hurtin’ Blues
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
4:17 PM
One October Morning
Artist : MARK WINKLER
Album : Sings Bobby Troup
Label : Rhombus
4:21 PM
The Man I Love
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : Sirius
Label : Pablo
4:26 PM
Caminho De Casa
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Caminho De Casa
Label : Chesky
4:34 PM
Around the Corner
Artist : Grant Stewart
Album : Around the Corner
Label : Sharp Nine
4:40 PM
Strollin’
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
4:44 PM
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Blues + Jazz
Label : Rhino
4:50 PM
Azure-Te
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : P.S. Mr. Cole
Label : RCA
4:54 PM
The Birth of the Cool Suite: Boplicity / Postlude
Artist : Joe Lovano Ensemble
Album : Streams of Expression
Label : Blue Note
5:01 PM
Dearly Beloved
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : Boss Guitar
Label : Riverside
5:06 PM
Tangerine
Artist : Brent Jensen
Album : The Sound of a Dry Martini
Label : Origin
5:11 PM
The Ice Hotel
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Breakfast on the Morning Tram
Label : Blue Note
5:18 PM
Just Squeeze Me
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
5:22 PM
You Go to My Head
Artist : ROY HARGROVE
Album : Moment To Moment
Label : Verve
5:28 PM
Blues in the Closet
Artist : Stanley Turrentine & The Three Sounds
Album : The Complete "Blue Hour" Sessions
Label : Blue Note
5:35 PM
September Song
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
5:40 PM
Pannonica
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
5:45 PM
Topsy
Artist : Ray Brown Trio
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...Guitarists
Label : Telarc
5:51 PM
Night and Day
Artist : DUTCH JAZZ ORCHESTRA
Album : Strayhorn and Standards/You Go to My Head
Label : Challenge
5:54 PM
Que Pasa?
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Song For My Father
Label : Blue Note

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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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