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

October 05, 2012

10:01 AM
Tonite I Shall Sleep With a Smile on My Face
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Radio City
Label : Concord
10:06 AM
Two For Prez
Artist : Brent Jensen/David Sills Quartet
Album : Stay Cool
Label : Origin
10:12 AM
Nice and Easy
Artist : Vanessa Rubin
Album : Language of Love
Label : Telarc
10:18 AM
More Today Than Yesterday
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : The Very Best of Prestige Records
Label : Prestige
10:22 AM
Blue Monk
Artist : Cliff Monear
Album : It's About Time
Label : Cliff Monear
10:27 AM
I Will Wait for You
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : Le Grand Freddy
Label : Fantasy
10:33 AM
Waltz of the Giant Moths
Artist : Arlene McDaniel Trio
Album : Timeless
Label : Arlene McDaniel
10:39 AM
Stairway to the Stars
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...The Trumpet Players
Label : Telarc
10:43 AM
Entre-Nous
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Lost and Found
Label : Rhino
10:49 AM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : Carol Fredette
Album : Everything in Time
Label : Soundbrush
10:54 AM
Moten Swing/You’re Driving Me Crazy
Artist : BOBBY SHORT
Album : Celebrating 30 Years at the Cafe Carlyle
Label : Telarc
11:01 AM
Prelude to a Kiss
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Love Songs
Label : Columbia
11:06 AM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
11:10 AM
I’ll Follow the Sun
Artist : Linda Ciofalo
Album : Sun Set
Label : Lucky Jazz
11:16 AM
St. Andrews Place Blues
Artist : Buddy Collette
Album : VARIOUS: the West Coast Jazz Box
Label : Contemporary
11:20 AM
The Real Thing
Artist : JIM FERGUSON
Album : Not Just Another Pretty Bass
Label : A-Records
11:26 AM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Lester Young & ’Sweets’ Edison
Album : from OSCAR PETERSON: a Jazz Odyssey
Label : Verve
11:33 AM
Song For My Grandfather
Artist : Ryan Cohan
Album : Another Look
Label : Motema
11:39 AM
Mood Indigo
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : Everybody Knows Johnny Hodges
Label : Impulse
11:43 AM
Dig Dis
Artist : Hank Mobley
Album : Soul Station
Label : Blue Note
11:49 AM
Dirty Water
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : Lost In Dreams
Label : Concord
11:54 AM
It’s a Raggy Waltz
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Further Out
Label : Columbia
12:01 PM
Watch What Happens
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Jackson, Johnson, Brown & Company
Label : Pablo
12:06 PM
It Had to Be You
Artist : Jimmy McGriff
Album : Straight Up
Label : Milestone
12:12 PM
There Is Something About You (I Don’t Know)
Artist : Jimmy Cobb
Album : Marsalis Music Honors Series
Label : Marsalis Music
12:19 PM
Miss Lucy
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Jug
Label : Prestige
12:23 PM
Please Send Me Someone to Love
Artist : LAVERNE BUTLER
Album : Blues in the City
Label : MaxJazz
12:27 PM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
12:34 PM
Duke Ellington’s Sound of Love
Artist : Amy London
Album : Let's Fly
Label : Motema
12:40 PM
There Is No Greater Love
Artist : Stanley Turrentine & The Three Sounds
Album : The Complete "Blue Hour" Sessions
Label : Blue Note
12:48 PM
After You’ve Gone
Artist : Joe Williams
Album : from Nicole Yarling: Joe Williams Presents Nicole Yarling
Label : MCG
12:54 PM
The Lamp Is Low
Artist : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Album : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Label : Jazzland
12:56 PM
Body and Soul
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : VARIOUS: RCA Victor 80th Anniversary
Label : RCA
1:01 PM
Roy Allen
Artist : GERALD BECKETT
Album : Black Eyes
Label : Wolfetones
1:06 PM
When Summer Comes
Artist : Oscar Peterson
Album : A Royal Wedding Suite
Label : Pablo
1:12 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
1:18 PM
I’m Just a Lucky So and So
Artist : Mose Allison
Album : The Mose Chronicles - Live in London, Volume 2
Label : Blue Note
1:22 PM
Exactly Like You
Artist : Benny Carter
Album : VARIOUS: Swing Reunion
Label : BOMR
1:27 PM
El Matador
Artist : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
1:34 PM
Call Me Back
Artist : Josh Rzepka
Album : Midwest Coast
Label : Josh Rzepka
1:40 PM
Nearly
Artist : Geri Allen
Album : Timeless Portrait And Dreams
Label : Telarc
1:44 PM
Whisper Not
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Birks Works - the Verve Big-Band Sessions
Label : Verve
1:49 PM
There’s a Small Hotel
Artist : Jane Monheit
Album : Home
Label : EmArcy
1:54 PM
Six Appeal
Artist : BARRETT DEEMS
Album : Deemus
Label : Delmark
2:01 PM
Tonite I Shall Sleep With a Smile on My Face
Artist : Scott Hamilton
Album : Radio City
Label : Concord
2:06 PM
Two For Prez
Artist : Brent Jensen/David Sills Quartet
Album : Stay Cool
Label : Origin
2:12 PM
Nice and Easy
Artist : Vanessa Rubin
Album : Language of Love
Label : Telarc
2:18 PM
More Today Than Yesterday
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : The Very Best of Prestige Records
Label : Prestige
2:22 PM
Blue Monk
Artist : Cliff Monear
Album : It's About Time
Label : Cliff Monear
2:27 PM
I Will Wait for You
Artist : Freddy Cole
Album : Le Grand Freddy
Label : Fantasy
2:33 PM
Waltz of the Giant Moths
Artist : Arlene McDaniel Trio
Album : Timeless
Label : Arlene McDaniel
2:39 PM
Stairway to the Stars
Artist : Ray Brown
Album : Some of My Best Friends Are...The Trumpet Players
Label : Telarc
2:43 PM
Entre-Nous
Artist : David Benoit
Album : Lost and Found
Label : Rhino
2:49 PM
I Wish I Knew
Artist : Carol Fredette
Album : Everything in Time
Label : Soundbrush
2:54 PM
Moten Swing/You’re Driving Me Crazy
Artist : BOBBY SHORT
Album : Celebrating 30 Years at the Cafe Carlyle
Label : Telarc
3:01 PM
Prelude to a Kiss
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Love Songs
Label : Columbia
3:06 PM
Why Don’t They Understand
Artist : LEM WINCHESTER
Album : With Feeling
Label : Prestige
3:10 PM
I’ll Follow the Sun
Artist : Linda Ciofalo
Album : Sun Set
Label : Lucky Jazz
3:16 PM
St. Andrews Place Blues
Artist : Buddy Collette
Album : VARIOUS: the West Coast Jazz Box
Label : Contemporary
3:20 PM
The Real Thing
Artist : JIM FERGUSON
Album : Not Just Another Pretty Bass
Label : A-Records
3:26 PM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : Lester Young & ’Sweets’ Edison
Album : from OSCAR PETERSON: a Jazz Odyssey
Label : Verve
3:33 PM
Song For My Grandfather
Artist : Ryan Cohan
Album : Another Look
Label : Motema
3:39 PM
Mood Indigo
Artist : Johnny Hodges
Album : Everybody Knows Johnny Hodges
Label : Impulse
3:43 PM
Dig Dis
Artist : Hank Mobley
Album : Soul Station
Label : Blue Note
3:49 PM
Dirty Water
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : Lost In Dreams
Label : Concord
3:54 PM
It’s a Raggy Waltz
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Further Out
Label : Columbia
4:01 PM
Watch What Happens
Artist : Milt Jackson
Album : Jackson, Johnson, Brown & Company
Label : Pablo
4:06 PM
It Had to Be You
Artist : Jimmy McGriff
Album : Straight Up
Label : Milestone
4:12 PM
There Is Something About You (I Don’t Know)
Artist : Jimmy Cobb
Album : Marsalis Music Honors Series
Label : Marsalis Music
4:19 PM
Miss Lucy
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Jug
Label : Prestige
4:23 PM
Please Send Me Someone to Love
Artist : LAVERNE BUTLER
Album : Blues in the City
Label : MaxJazz
4:27 PM
Meditation
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : The Bossa Nova Years
Label : Concord
4:34 PM
Duke Ellington’s Sound of Love
Artist : Amy London
Album : Let's Fly
Label : Motema
4:40 PM
There Is No Greater Love
Artist : Stanley Turrentine & The Three Sounds
Album : The Complete "Blue Hour" Sessions
Label : Blue Note
4:48 PM
After You’ve Gone
Artist : Joe Williams
Album : from Nicole Yarling: Joe Williams Presents Nicole Yarling
Label : MCG
4:54 PM
The Lamp Is Low
Artist : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Album : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Label : Jazzland
4:56 PM
Body and Soul
Artist : Coleman Hawkins
Album : VARIOUS: RCA Victor 80th Anniversary
Label : RCA
5:01 PM
Roy Allen
Artist : GERALD BECKETT
Album : Black Eyes
Label : Wolfetones
5:06 PM
When Summer Comes
Artist : Oscar Peterson
Album : A Royal Wedding Suite
Label : Pablo
5:12 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
5:18 PM
I’m Just a Lucky So and So
Artist : Mose Allison
Album : The Mose Chronicles - Live in London, Volume 2
Label : Blue Note
5:22 PM
Exactly Like You
Artist : Benny Carter
Album : VARIOUS: Swing Reunion
Label : BOMR
5:27 PM
El Matador
Artist : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
5:34 PM
Call Me Back
Artist : Josh Rzepka
Album : Midwest Coast
Label : Josh Rzepka
5:40 PM
Nearly
Artist : Geri Allen
Album : Timeless Portrait And Dreams
Label : Telarc
5:44 PM
Whisper Not
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Birks Works - the Verve Big-Band Sessions
Label : Verve
5:49 PM
There’s a Small Hotel
Artist : Jane Monheit
Album : Home
Label : EmArcy
5:54 PM
Six Appeal
Artist : BARRETT DEEMS
Album : Deemus
Label : Delmark

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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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