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

June 22, 2013

6:01 AM
Deep Purple
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : Let It Go
Label : Impulse
6:06 AM
Work Song
Artist : NAT ADDERLEY
Album : VARIOUS: the Riverside Records Story
Label : Riverside
6:10 AM
Once in a While
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Complete Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
6:17 AM
Blues in the Night
Artist : NICHOLAS PAYTON
Album : Dear Louis
Label : Verve
6:21 AM
There Goes My Heart
Artist : LOSTON HARRIS
Album : Comes Love
Label : N2K
6:26 AM
Azalea
Artist : Eli Yamin & Evan Christopher
Album : Louie's Dream
Label : Yamin Music
6:33 AM
Our Delight
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Jackson, Johnson, Brown & Company
Label : Pablo
6:39 AM
Please Send Me Someone to Love
Artist : DARRELL GRANT
Album : Twilight Stories
Label : 32 Jazz
6:44 AM
This Time the Dream’s on Me
Artist : June Christy
Album : Something Cool
Label : Capitol
6:46 AM
Bluesy Lucy
Artist : The Bill Harris Quintet
Album : This Time the Dream's on Me
Label : Pensativa Music
6:54 AM
Country
Artist : Keith Jarrett
Album : My Song
Label : ECM
7:01 AM
Groovy Medium
Artist : Ben Wolfe
Album : No Strangers Here
Label : MaxJazz
7:06 AM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : Bobby Hutcherson
Album : For Sentimental Reasons
Label : Kind of Blue
7:12 AM
Q
Artist : Emily Bear
Album : Diversity
Label : Concord
7:17 AM
Hide Away
Artist : Marcus Goldhaber
Album : Almost Love
Label : Marcus Goldhaber
7:21 AM
Kum Ba Ya
Artist : Lynne Arriale
Album : Arise
Label : Motema
7:27 AM
Juicy Lucy
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Funky Pieces of Silver
Label : HighNote
7:34 AM
Cape Verdean Blues
Artist : Christian Howes
Album : Out of the Blue
Label : Resonance
7:40 AM
Stardust
Artist : The Dann Zinn 4
Album : Grace's Song
Label : Zinn Music
7:45 AM
Lost And Found
Artist : Bob DeVos
Album : Shifting Sands
Label : Savant
7:51 AM
I Fall In Love Too Easily
Artist : Steve Tyrell
Album : It's Magic: the Songs of Sammy Cahn
Label : Concord
7:54 AM
Emily
Artist : GENE BERTONCINI
Album : Acoustic Romance
Label : Sons of Sound
8:01 AM
Joy is Sorrow Unmasked
Artist : Roy Hargrove
Album : Earfood
Label : Emarcy
8:06 AM
Star Song
Artist : VINCE GUARALDI & BOLA SETE
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
8:11 AM
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
8:15 AM
Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : The Frank Sinatra Collection
Label : Green Hill
8:19 AM
Goodnight, Sweetheart
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Down Home
Label : Bethlehem
8:24 AM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Late Hour Special
Label : Prestige
8:31 AM
Early Autumn
Artist : Tierney Sutton
Album : Unsung Heroes
Label : Telarc
8:37 AM
Two Timer
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
8:42 AM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
8:48 AM
The Pink Panther
Artist : Henry Mancini
Album : Various: The Ultimate Pink Panther
Label : BMG Heritage
8:51 AM
Somewhere in the Night
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Organic Vibes
Label : Concord Jazz
9:01 AM
Waiting for Love
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
9:06 AM
I Loves You Porgy
Artist : NINA SIMONE
Album : Little Girl Blue
Label : Bethlehem
9:10 AM
Just You, Just Me
Artist : Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli
Album : The Red Door
Label : Concord
9:16 AM
There’s a House in Harlem For Sale
Artist : Henry ’Red’ Allen
Album : From the Hot Trumpets of Joe Newman and Henry "Red" Allen
Label : Prestige
9:20 AM
Hindsight
Artist : HARVEY MASON
Album : With All My Heart
Label : Bluebird
9:26 AM
So Danco Samba
Artist : Sergio Mendes
Album : The Swinger From Rio
Label : Atlantic
9:31 AM
Hidden Message
Artist : Laszlo Gardony
Album : Natural Instinct
Label : Sunnyside
9:37 AM
Song For Richard
Artist : DON SICKLER
Album : Reflections
Label : Highnote
9:42 AM
Everything’s Movin’ Too Fast
Artist : Maria Muldaur
Album : A Woman Alone With the Blues
Label : Telarc
9:45 AM
Time Has Told Me
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Where Do You Start
Label : Nonesuch
9:54 AM
Cantaloupe Island
Artist : Herbie Hancock
Album : Empyrean Isles
Composer : Hancock
Label : Blue Note
10:01 AM
Speak Low
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : Charlie Byrd/The Washington Guitar Quintet
Label : Concord
10:06 AM
Trolley Song
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Dave Brubeck's Greatest Hits
Label : Columbia
10:09 AM
How Are Things in Glocca Morra
Artist : Chris McNulty
Album : The Song That Sings You Here
Label : Challenge
10:17 AM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
10:21 AM
Cubano Chant
Artist : Ray Bryant
Album : Con Alma
Label : Columbia
10:26 AM
Groove Yard
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : The Best of Wes Montgomery
Label : Riverside
10:30 AM
Very Early
Artist : BOB RAVENSCROFT TRIO
Album : At Taliesin West
Label : Ravenswave
10:36 AM
We’ll Be Together Again
Artist : Rob Parton Big Band
Album : We'll Be Together Again
Label : Jazztech
10:44 AM
Wave
Artist : Oscar Peterson
Album : VARIOUS: the Girl From Ipanema/The Antonio Carlos Jobim Songbook
Label : Verve
10:50 AM
That Old Feeling
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : I Thought About You (A Tribute To Chet Baker)
Label : Concord
10:54 AM
Can You Tell by Looking at Me?
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Ten Fingers - One Voice
Label : Arkadia Jazz
11:01 AM
Sunday Jam
Artist : Al Dowe
Album : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Label : Dowdel
11:06 AM
I Cover the Waterfront
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Standard Time, Vol. 3
Label : Columbia
11:11 AM
Sophisticated Lady
Artist : Charlie Haden Quartet West
Album : Sophisticated Ladies
Label : EmArcy
11:17 AM
My Heart Was Lost & Found For You
Artist : Masha Campagne
Album : Like Water, Like Air
Label : Impetus
11:21 AM
The Thumper
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
11:26 AM
Jitterbug Waltz
Artist : Junior Mance
Album : Happy Time
Label : Jazzland
11:33 AM
I Bet You Wonder
Artist : Dave Bass Quartet
Album : Gone
Label : Dave Bass Music
11:39 AM
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : VARIOUS: RCA Victor 80th Anniversary
Label : RCA
11:43 AM
Goes Blue
Artist : Ximo Tebar
Album : Ximo Tebar Goes Blue
Label : n.a.
11:49 AM
Exodus
Artist : EDDIE HARRIS
Album : VARIOUS: Jazz Hit Singles
Label : Rhino
11:51 AM
So in Love
Artist : Eliane Elias & Bob Brookmeyer
Album : & the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra Play the Music of Eliane Elias
Label : Stunt
12:01 PM
Deep Purple
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : Let It Go
Label : Impulse
12:06 PM
Work Song
Artist : NAT ADDERLEY
Album : VARIOUS: the Riverside Records Story
Label : Riverside
12:10 PM
Once in a While
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Complete Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
12:17 PM
Blues in the Night
Artist : NICHOLAS PAYTON
Album : Dear Louis
Label : Verve
12:21 PM
There Goes My Heart
Artist : LOSTON HARRIS
Album : Comes Love
Label : N2K
12:26 PM
Azalea
Artist : Eli Yamin & Evan Christopher
Album : Louie's Dream
Label : Yamin Music
12:33 PM
Our Delight
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Jackson, Johnson, Brown & Company
Label : Pablo
12:39 PM
Please Send Me Someone to Love
Artist : DARRELL GRANT
Album : Twilight Stories
Label : 32 Jazz
12:44 PM
This Time the Dream’s on Me
Artist : June Christy
Album : Something Cool
Label : Capitol
12:46 PM
Bluesy Lucy
Artist : The Bill Harris Quintet
Album : This Time the Dream's on Me
Label : Pensativa Music
12:54 PM
Country
Artist : Keith Jarrett
Album : My Song
Label : ECM
1:01 PM
Groovy Medium
Artist : Ben Wolfe
Album : No Strangers Here
Label : MaxJazz
1:06 PM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : Bobby Hutcherson
Album : For Sentimental Reasons
Label : Kind of Blue
1:12 PM
Q
Artist : Emily Bear
Album : Diversity
Label : Concord
1:17 PM
Hide Away
Artist : Marcus Goldhaber
Album : Almost Love
Label : Marcus Goldhaber
1:21 PM
Kum Ba Ya
Artist : Lynne Arriale
Album : Arise
Label : Motema
1:27 PM
Juicy Lucy
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Funky Pieces of Silver
Label : HighNote
1:34 PM
Cape Verdean Blues
Artist : Christian Howes
Album : Out of the Blue
Label : Resonance
1:40 PM
Stardust
Artist : The Dann Zinn 4
Album : Grace's Song
Label : Zinn Music
1:45 PM
Lost And Found
Artist : Bob DeVos
Album : Shifting Sands
Label : Savant
1:51 PM
I Fall In Love Too Easily
Artist : Steve Tyrell
Album : It's Magic: the Songs of Sammy Cahn
Label : Concord
1:54 PM
Emily
Artist : GENE BERTONCINI
Album : Acoustic Romance
Label : Sons of Sound
2:01 PM
Joy is Sorrow Unmasked
Artist : Roy Hargrove
Album : Earfood
Label : Emarcy
2:06 PM
Star Song
Artist : VINCE GUARALDI & BOLA SETE
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
2:11 PM
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Artist : The Four Freshmen
Album : Love Songs
Label : The Four Freshmen
2:15 PM
Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : The Frank Sinatra Collection
Label : Green Hill
2:19 PM
Goodnight, Sweetheart
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Down Home
Label : Bethlehem
2:24 PM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Late Hour Special
Label : Prestige
2:31 PM
Early Autumn
Artist : Tierney Sutton
Album : Unsung Heroes
Label : Telarc
2:37 PM
Two Timer
Artist : Claire Daly
Album : Baritone Monk
Label : NCB Jazz
2:42 PM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
2:48 PM
The Pink Panther
Artist : Henry Mancini
Album : Various: The Ultimate Pink Panther
Label : BMG Heritage
2:51 PM
Somewhere in the Night
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
Album : Organic Vibes
Label : Concord Jazz
3:01 PM
Waiting for Love
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Letter to Evan
Label : GRP
3:06 PM
I Loves You Porgy
Artist : NINA SIMONE
Album : Little Girl Blue
Label : Bethlehem
3:10 PM
Just You, Just Me
Artist : Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli
Album : The Red Door
Label : Concord
3:16 PM
There’s a House in Harlem For Sale
Artist : Henry ’Red’ Allen
Album : From the Hot Trumpets of Joe Newman and Henry "Red" Allen
Label : Prestige
3:20 PM
Hindsight
Artist : HARVEY MASON
Album : With All My Heart
Label : Bluebird
3:26 PM
So Danco Samba
Artist : Sergio Mendes
Album : The Swinger From Rio
Label : Atlantic
3:31 PM
Hidden Message
Artist : Laszlo Gardony
Album : Natural Instinct
Label : Sunnyside
3:37 PM
Song For Richard
Artist : DON SICKLER
Album : Reflections
Label : Highnote
3:42 PM
Everything’s Movin’ Too Fast
Artist : Maria Muldaur
Album : A Woman Alone With the Blues
Label : Telarc
3:45 PM
Time Has Told Me
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Where Do You Start
Label : Nonesuch
3:54 PM
Cantaloupe Island
Artist : Herbie Hancock
Album : Empyrean Isles
Composer : Hancock
Label : Blue Note
4:01 PM
Speak Low
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : Charlie Byrd/The Washington Guitar Quintet
Label : Concord
4:06 PM
Trolley Song
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Dave Brubeck's Greatest Hits
Label : Columbia
4:09 PM
How Are Things in Glocca Morra
Artist : Chris McNulty
Album : The Song That Sings You Here
Label : Challenge
4:17 PM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
4:21 PM
Cubano Chant
Artist : Ray Bryant
Album : Con Alma
Label : Columbia
4:26 PM
Groove Yard
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : The Best of Wes Montgomery
Label : Riverside
4:30 PM
Very Early
Artist : BOB RAVENSCROFT TRIO
Album : At Taliesin West
Label : Ravenswave
4:36 PM
We’ll Be Together Again
Artist : Rob Parton Big Band
Album : We'll Be Together Again
Label : Jazztech
4:44 PM
Wave
Artist : Oscar Peterson
Album : VARIOUS: the Girl From Ipanema/The Antonio Carlos Jobim Songbook
Label : Verve
4:50 PM
That Old Feeling
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : I Thought About You (A Tribute To Chet Baker)
Label : Concord
4:54 PM
Can You Tell by Looking at Me?
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Ten Fingers - One Voice
Label : Arkadia Jazz
5:01 PM
Sunday Jam
Artist : Al Dowe
Album : Al Dowe & Etta Cox
Label : Dowdel
5:06 PM
I Cover the Waterfront
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Standard Time, Vol. 3
Label : Columbia
5:11 PM
Sophisticated Lady
Artist : Charlie Haden Quartet West
Album : Sophisticated Ladies
Label : EmArcy
5:17 PM
My Heart Was Lost & Found For You
Artist : Masha Campagne
Album : Like Water, Like Air
Label : Impetus
5:21 PM
The Thumper
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
5:26 PM
Jitterbug Waltz
Artist : Junior Mance
Album : Happy Time
Label : Jazzland
5:33 PM
I Bet You Wonder
Artist : Dave Bass Quartet
Album : Gone
Label : Dave Bass Music
5:39 PM
Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : VARIOUS: RCA Victor 80th Anniversary
Label : RCA
5:43 PM
Goes Blue
Artist : Ximo Tebar
Album : Ximo Tebar Goes Blue
Label : n.a.
5:49 PM
Exodus
Artist : EDDIE HARRIS
Album : VARIOUS: Jazz Hit Singles
Label : Rhino
5:51 PM
So in Love
Artist : Eliane Elias & Bob Brookmeyer
Album : & the Danish Radio Jazz Orchestra Play the Music of Eliane Elias
Label : Stunt

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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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