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

April 03, 2013

10:01 AM
Skylark
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Caravan
Label : Riverside
10:06 AM
I Didn’t Know What Time it Was
Artist : Billie Holiday
Album : Songs for Distingue Lovers
Label : Verve
10:12 AM
Digits
Artist : John Stein
Album : Green Street
Label : A-Records
10:19 AM
Blue Lou
Artist : HARRY ALLEN
Album : Harry Allen Meets the John Pizzarelli Trio
Label : BMG/RCA
10:23 AM
Entre-Nous
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Lost and Found
Label : Rhino
10:28 AM
Brake’s Sake
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
10:35 AM
Neeney’s Waltz
Artist : Benjamin Drazen
Album : Inner Flights
Label : Positone
10:41 AM
Love the One You’re With
Artist : Joel Frahm / Bruce Katz
Album : Project A
Label : Anzic
10:46 AM
Don’t You Know I Care
Artist : Joe Williams
Album : Every Night
Label : Verve
10:52 AM
I Thought About You
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Someday My Prince Will Come
Label : Columbia
10:57 AM
Yardbird Suite
Artist : Les DeMerle
Album : Gypsy Rendezvous Vol. One
Label : Origin
11:01 AM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Bill Evans
Album : Live at Art D'Lugoff's: Top of the Gate
Label : Resonance
11:06 AM
The Dolphin
Artist : Helio Alves
Album : It's Clear - Helio Alves
Label : Reservoir
11:12 AM
Lady of the Island
Artist : Andrea Brachfeld
Album : Lady of the Island
Label : Zoho
11:20 AM
Georgia on My Mind
Artist : Maxine Sullivan & Scott Hamilton
Album : Uptown
Label : Concord
11:24 AM
A Light Groove
Artist : CAL TJADER QUARTET
Album : Cal Tjader Quartet
Label : Fantasy
11:29 AM
Cast Your Fate to the Wind
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : VARIOUS: Fantasy Original Jazz Classics
Label : Fantasy
11:34 AM
You Rock My World (Asako)
Artist : Tony Monaco
Album : Celebration: Live ¿ Love ¿ Music
Label : Chicken Coup
11:40 AM
A Day in the Life of a Fool
Artist : RICK FAY
Album : With a Song in My Heart .
Label : Arbors
11:44 AM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
11:50 AM
Poor Little Rich Girl
Artist : Chris Connor
Album : Warm Cool
Label : 32 Jazz
11:54 AM
Three For Dizzy
Artist : Roland Kirk
Album : The Very Best of Prestige Records
Label : Prestige
12:01 PM
Eleanor Rigby
Artist : Marius Nordal
Album : Boomer Jazz
Label : Origin
12:06 PM
Central Park West
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : Coltrane's Sound
Label : Atlantic
12:10 PM
Sack Full of Dreams
Artist : Ernestine Anderson
Album : Be Mine Tonight
Label : Concord
12:17 PM
Blues in the Pocket
Artist : The John Hicks Legacy Band
Album : Mind Wine
Label : Savant
12:21 PM
Idle Time
Artist : Budman / Levy Orchestra
Album : From There to Here
Label : OA2
12:29 PM
Nardis
Artist : Tony Rice Unit
Album : Devlin'
Label : Rounder
12:35 PM
Too Young to Go Steady
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Ballads
Label : Concord
12:41 PM
Unraveled Plans
Artist : John Stein
Album : Bing Bang Boom!
Label : Whaling City Sound
12:46 PM
Sultry Serenade
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Sultry Serenade
Label : Riverside
12:51 PM
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Artist : Kenny Burrell/Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Album : 75th Birthday Bash Live!
Label : Blue Note
12:54 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Meets the Three Tenors
Label : Brownstone
1:01 PM
April Morning
Artist : JUSTIN ROBINSON
Album : VARIOUS: Haunted Melodies/Songs of Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Label : Metropolitan
1:06 PM
Back Water Blues
Artist : Dinah Washington
Album : First Issue: the Dinah Washington Story
Label : Mercury
1:11 PM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : JANE JARVIS
Album : Atlantic-Pacific
Label : Arbors
1:17 PM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Best of the Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
1:22 PM
Across the Track Blues
Artist : LARRY EANET
Album : Sunset Stomp
Label : Arbors
1:27 PM
Feelin’ Good
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
1:34 PM
Kissed By The Sun
Artist : Tia Fuller
Album : Decisive Steps
Label : Mack Avenue
1:40 PM
My Reverie
Artist : Sonny Rollins
Album : Tenor Madness
Label : Prestige
1:46 PM
How Insensitive
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : From This Moment On
Label : Verve
1:52 PM
Bolivia
Artist : Lafayette Harris, Jr.
Album : Trio Talk
Label : Airmen
1:57 PM
The Jeep is Jumpin’
Artist : Johnny Hodges & Wild Bill Davis
Album : (1965-1966)
Label : RCA
2:01 PM
Skylark
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Caravan
Label : Riverside
2:06 PM
I Didn’t Know What Time it Was
Artist : Billie Holiday
Album : Songs for Distingue Lovers
Label : Verve
2:12 PM
Digits
Artist : John Stein
Album : Green Street
Label : A-Records
2:19 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : HARRY ALLEN
Album : Harry Allen Meets the John Pizzarelli Trio
Label : BMG/RCA
2:23 PM
Entre-Nous
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Lost and Found
Label : Rhino
2:28 PM
Brake’s Sake
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
2:35 PM
Neeney’s Waltz
Artist : Benjamin Drazen
Album : Inner Flights
Label : Positone
2:41 PM
Love the One You’re With
Artist : Joel Frahm / Bruce Katz
Album : Project A
Label : Anzic
2:46 PM
Don’t You Know I Care
Artist : Joe Williams
Album : Every Night
Label : Verve
2:52 PM
I Thought About You
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Someday My Prince Will Come
Label : Columbia
2:57 PM
Yardbird Suite
Artist : Les DeMerle
Album : Gypsy Rendezvous Vol. One
Label : Origin
3:01 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Bill Evans
Album : Live at Art D'Lugoff's: Top of the Gate
Label : Resonance
3:06 PM
The Dolphin
Artist : Helio Alves
Album : It's Clear - Helio Alves
Label : Reservoir
3:12 PM
Lady of the Island
Artist : Andrea Brachfeld
Album : Lady of the Island
Label : Zoho
3:20 PM
Georgia on My Mind
Artist : Maxine Sullivan & Scott Hamilton
Album : Uptown
Label : Concord
3:24 PM
A Light Groove
Artist : CAL TJADER QUARTET
Album : Cal Tjader Quartet
Label : Fantasy
3:29 PM
Cast Your Fate to the Wind
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : VARIOUS: Fantasy Original Jazz Classics
Label : Fantasy
3:34 PM
You Rock My World (Asako)
Artist : Tony Monaco
Album : Celebration: Live ¿ Love ¿ Music
Label : Chicken Coup
3:40 PM
A Day in the Life of a Fool
Artist : RICK FAY
Album : With a Song in My Heart .
Label : Arbors
3:44 PM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
3:50 PM
Poor Little Rich Girl
Artist : Chris Connor
Album : Warm Cool
Label : 32 Jazz
3:54 PM
Three For Dizzy
Artist : Roland Kirk
Album : The Very Best of Prestige Records
Label : Prestige
4:01 PM
Eleanor Rigby
Artist : Marius Nordal
Album : Boomer Jazz
Label : Origin
4:06 PM
Central Park West
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : Coltrane's Sound
Label : Atlantic
4:10 PM
Sack Full of Dreams
Artist : Ernestine Anderson
Album : Be Mine Tonight
Label : Concord
4:17 PM
Blues in the Pocket
Artist : The John Hicks Legacy Band
Album : Mind Wine
Label : Savant
4:21 PM
Idle Time
Artist : Budman / Levy Orchestra
Album : From There to Here
Label : OA2
4:29 PM
Nardis
Artist : Tony Rice Unit
Album : Devlin'
Label : Rounder
4:35 PM
Too Young to Go Steady
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Ballads
Label : Concord
4:41 PM
Unraveled Plans
Artist : John Stein
Album : Bing Bang Boom!
Label : Whaling City Sound
4:46 PM
Sultry Serenade
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Sultry Serenade
Label : Riverside
4:51 PM
Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Artist : Kenny Burrell/Gerald Wilson Orchestra
Album : 75th Birthday Bash Live!
Label : Blue Note
4:54 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Meets the Three Tenors
Label : Brownstone
5:01 PM
April Morning
Artist : JUSTIN ROBINSON
Album : VARIOUS: Haunted Melodies/Songs of Rahsaan Roland Kirk
Label : Metropolitan
5:06 PM
Back Water Blues
Artist : Dinah Washington
Album : First Issue: the Dinah Washington Story
Label : Mercury
5:11 PM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : JANE JARVIS
Album : Atlantic-Pacific
Label : Arbors
5:17 PM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Best of the Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
5:22 PM
Across the Track Blues
Artist : LARRY EANET
Album : Sunset Stomp
Label : Arbors
5:27 PM
Feelin’ Good
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
5:34 PM
Kissed By The Sun
Artist : Tia Fuller
Album : Decisive Steps
Label : Mack Avenue
5:40 PM
My Reverie
Artist : Sonny Rollins
Album : Tenor Madness
Label : Prestige
5:46 PM
How Insensitive
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : From This Moment On
Label : Verve
5:52 PM
Bolivia
Artist : Lafayette Harris, Jr.
Album : Trio Talk
Label : Airmen
5:57 PM
The Jeep is Jumpin’
Artist : Johnny Hodges & Wild Bill Davis
Album : (1965-1966)
Label : RCA

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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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