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

September 20, 2013

10:01 AM
Serves Me Right
Artist : Cannonball Adderley
Album : Things Are Getting Better
Label : Riverside
10:06 AM
Lakme
Artist : Rachel Z.
Album : Department of Good And Evil Featuring Rachel Z
Label : Savoy Jazz
10:10 AM
Trouble No. 2
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
10:19 AM
Landslide
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Breakfast on the Morning Tram
Label : Blue Note
10:23 AM
Once Before
Artist : Kim Pensyl
Album : At the Moment
Label : Fable
10:29 AM
I’m in a Dancing Mood
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Dave Brubeck's Greatest Hits
Label : Columbia
10:34 AM
For Minors Only
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Hard Drive
Label : Bethlehem
10:40 AM
Them Nasty Hurtin’ Blues
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
10:44 AM
Paul’s Pal
Artist : Sonny Rollins
Album : Tenor Madness
Label : Prestige
10:49 AM
There Will Never Be Another You
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : I Thought About You (A Tribute To Chet Baker)
Label : Concord
10:54 AM
No Time For The Blues
Artist : Rodney Jones
Album : Dreams And Stories
Label : Savant
11:01 AM
This Way Out
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : Dear Mr. Cole
Label : Novus
11:06 AM
Born to be Blue
Artist : IKE QUEBEC
Album : Ballads
Label : Blue Note
11:11 AM
Happiness is a Thing Called Joe
Artist : ETTA JONES & BENNY GREEN
Album : My Gentleman Friend
Label : Muse
11:17 AM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
11:21 AM
Stop This Train
Artist : Joshua Redman
Album : Walking Shadows
Label : Nonesuch
11:26 AM
Soldaji
Artist : Jessica Williams
Album : Live at Yoshi's Volume Two
Label : n.a.
11:33 AM
J Cess
Artist : JOSHUA BAYER
Album : Lines and Grooves
Label : Jazzheads
11:38 AM
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was
Artist : Cecile McLorin Salvant
Album : WomanChild
Label : Mack Avenue
11:45 AM
Almost Like Being in Love
Artist : Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
Album : Lester Young With the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
11:48 AM
Whisper Not
Artist : George Shearing
Album : from NANCY WILSON & GEORGE SHEARING: the Swingin's Mutual
Label : Capitol
11:51 AM
Limehouse Blues
Artist : Phil Kelly & The Northwest Prevailing Winds
Album : Ballet of the Bouncing Beagles
Label : Origin
12:01 PM
Lightness
Artist : Bob Sheppard
Album : Close Your Eyes
Label : BFM Jazz
12:06 PM
Oh Happy Day
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : from QUINCY JONES & BILL COSBY: the Original Jam Sessions 1969
Label : Concord
12:10 PM
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Taylor Made at the Kennedy Center
Label : THE KENNEDY CENTER
12:17 PM
Let’s Take the Long Way Home
Artist : Wesla Whitfield
Album : My Shining Hour
Label : Highnote
12:21 PM
Bluesette
Artist : John Stein
Album : Interplay
Label : Azica
12:26 PM
A Song for Johnny (A Tribute to Johnny Frigo)
Artist : Dick Reynolds
Album : Music & Friends
Label : Origin
12:35 PM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : TAYLOR/GRISMAN JAZZ QUARTET
Album : I'm Beginning To See the Light
Label : Acoustic Disk
12:41 PM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
12:47 PM
You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To
Artist : Cheryl Bentyne
Album : Let's Misbehave: The Cole Porter Song Book
Label : Summit
12:50 PM
Between Jobs
Artist : Dan Adler
Album : Back to the Bridge
Label : Emdan
12:56 PM
Undecided
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Blues + Jazz
Label : Rhino
1:01 PM
Batter Up
Artist : Andre Previn & David Finck
Album : Live at the Jazz Standard
Label : Decca
1:06 PM
Neighborhood
Artist : Takao Iwaki
Album : Introducing
Label : White Sands
1:12 PM
My Beautiful
Artist : Nick Moran Trio
Album : No Time Like Now
Label : Manor Sound
1:20 PM
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Artist : Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Album : Anything Goes - Live
Label : Concord
1:24 PM
In a Mellow Tone
Artist : Lori Mechem
Album : Shiny Stockings
Label : Echomusic
1:29 PM
Skating in Central Park
Artist : Yoshiaki Masuo
Album : Are You Happy Now
Label : Sunnyside
1:36 PM
You Don’t Know What Love Is
Artist : Rita Edmond
Album : A Glance at Destiny
Label : DaBomb Music
1:42 PM
Rain
Artist : Red Garland
Album : All Kinds of Weather
Label : Prestige
1:47 PM
Get Happy
Artist : Milt Jackson & Coleman Hawkins
Album : Bean Bags
Label : Koch
1:52 PM
El Matador
Artist : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
1:57 PM
I’m in the Mood For Love
Artist : James Moody
Album : James Moody & the Swedish All-Stars: Greatest Hits
Label : Prestige
2:01 PM
Serves Me Right
Artist : Cannonball Adderley
Album : Things Are Getting Better
Label : Riverside
2:06 PM
Lakme
Artist : Rachel Z.
Album : Department of Good And Evil Featuring Rachel Z
Label : Savoy Jazz
2:10 PM
Trouble No. 2
Artist : Elias Haslanger
Album : Church on Monday
Label : Cherrywood
2:19 PM
Landslide
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Breakfast on the Morning Tram
Label : Blue Note
2:23 PM
Once Before
Artist : Kim Pensyl
Album : At the Moment
Label : Fable
2:29 PM
I’m in a Dancing Mood
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Dave Brubeck's Greatest Hits
Label : Columbia
2:34 PM
For Minors Only
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Hard Drive
Label : Bethlehem
2:40 PM
Them Nasty Hurtin’ Blues
Artist : The Paul Winter Sextet
Album : Count Me In 1962-1963
Label : Living Music
2:44 PM
Paul’s Pal
Artist : Sonny Rollins
Album : Tenor Madness
Label : Prestige
2:49 PM
There Will Never Be Another You
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : I Thought About You (A Tribute To Chet Baker)
Label : Concord
2:54 PM
No Time For The Blues
Artist : Rodney Jones
Album : Dreams And Stories
Label : Savant
3:01 PM
This Way Out
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : Dear Mr. Cole
Label : Novus
3:06 PM
Born to be Blue
Artist : IKE QUEBEC
Album : Ballads
Label : Blue Note
3:11 PM
Happiness is a Thing Called Joe
Artist : ETTA JONES & BENNY GREEN
Album : My Gentleman Friend
Label : Muse
3:17 PM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
3:21 PM
Stop This Train
Artist : Joshua Redman
Album : Walking Shadows
Label : Nonesuch
3:26 PM
Soldaji
Artist : Jessica Williams
Album : Live at Yoshi's Volume Two
Label : n.a.
3:33 PM
J Cess
Artist : JOSHUA BAYER
Album : Lines and Grooves
Label : Jazzheads
3:38 PM
I Didn’t Know What Time It Was
Artist : Cecile McLorin Salvant
Album : WomanChild
Label : Mack Avenue
3:45 PM
Almost Like Being in Love
Artist : Lester Young & Oscar Peterson
Album : Lester Young With the Oscar Peterson Trio
Label : Verve
3:48 PM
Whisper Not
Artist : George Shearing
Album : from NANCY WILSON & GEORGE SHEARING: the Swingin's Mutual
Label : Capitol
3:51 PM
Limehouse Blues
Artist : Phil Kelly & The Northwest Prevailing Winds
Album : Ballet of the Bouncing Beagles
Label : Origin
4:01 PM
Lightness
Artist : Bob Sheppard
Album : Close Your Eyes
Label : BFM Jazz
4:06 PM
Oh Happy Day
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : from QUINCY JONES & BILL COSBY: the Original Jam Sessions 1969
Label : Concord
4:10 PM
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Taylor Made at the Kennedy Center
Label : THE KENNEDY CENTER
4:17 PM
Let’s Take the Long Way Home
Artist : Wesla Whitfield
Album : My Shining Hour
Label : Highnote
4:21 PM
Bluesette
Artist : John Stein
Album : Interplay
Label : Azica
4:26 PM
A Song for Johnny (A Tribute to Johnny Frigo)
Artist : Dick Reynolds
Album : Music & Friends
Label : Origin
4:35 PM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : TAYLOR/GRISMAN JAZZ QUARTET
Album : I'm Beginning To See the Light
Label : Acoustic Disk
4:41 PM
It Was a Very Good Year
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI
Album : A Very Good Year
Label : Reservoir
4:47 PM
You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To
Artist : Cheryl Bentyne
Album : Let's Misbehave: The Cole Porter Song Book
Label : Summit
4:50 PM
Between Jobs
Artist : Dan Adler
Album : Back to the Bridge
Label : Emdan
4:56 PM
Undecided
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Blues + Jazz
Label : Rhino
5:01 PM
Batter Up
Artist : Andre Previn & David Finck
Album : Live at the Jazz Standard
Label : Decca
5:06 PM
Neighborhood
Artist : Takao Iwaki
Album : Introducing
Label : White Sands
5:12 PM
My Beautiful
Artist : Nick Moran Trio
Album : No Time Like Now
Label : Manor Sound
5:20 PM
I’ve Grown Accustomed to Her Face
Artist : Herb Alpert & Lani Hall
Album : Anything Goes - Live
Label : Concord
5:24 PM
In a Mellow Tone
Artist : Lori Mechem
Album : Shiny Stockings
Label : Echomusic
5:29 PM
Skating in Central Park
Artist : Yoshiaki Masuo
Album : Are You Happy Now
Label : Sunnyside
5:36 PM
You Don’t Know What Love Is
Artist : Rita Edmond
Album : A Glance at Destiny
Label : DaBomb Music
5:42 PM
Rain
Artist : Red Garland
Album : All Kinds of Weather
Label : Prestige
5:47 PM
Get Happy
Artist : Milt Jackson & Coleman Hawkins
Album : Bean Bags
Label : Koch
5:52 PM
El Matador
Artist : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
5:57 PM
I’m in the Mood For Love
Artist : James Moody
Album : James Moody & the Swedish All-Stars: Greatest Hits
Label : Prestige

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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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