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 06, 2012

6:01 AM
Rose Garden
Artist : Steve Davis
Album : Images
Label : Positione
6:06 AM
I’m Putting All My Eggs in One Basket
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : Let There Be Love
Label : Telarc
6:09 AM
Samba De Orfeo
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : VARIOUS: Brazilian Horizons, Vol. 2
Label : Milestone
6:16 AM
The Very Thought of You
Artist : Shirley Scott
Album : Legends of Acid Jazz
Label : Prestige
6:20 AM
I Got Nothin’
Artist : Eric Reed
Album : Here
Label : MaxJazz
6:26 AM
Take Five
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : Light My Fire
Label : Concord Picante
6:33 AM
Everlasting
Artist : Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band
Album : That's How We Roll
Label : Telarc
6:38 AM
Comin’ Home Baby
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Legends Sampler
Label : Rhino
6:47 AM
Do Something
Artist : Jackie Ryan
Album : DOOZY
Label : OpenArt
6:52 AM
They Can’t Take That Away From Me
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
6:55 AM
Harvest Moon
Artist : DMITRI MATHENY
Album : Penumbra
Label : Monarch
7:01 AM
Star Song
Artist : VINCE GUARALDI & BOLA SETE
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
7:06 AM
Maya’s Blues
Artist : Issi Rozen
Album : Dark Beauty
Label : New Step
7:12 AM
When My Man Comes Home
Artist : Etta Jones
Album : My Buddy
Label : Highnote
7:18 AM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Best of the Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
7:22 AM
Frim Fram Sauce
Artist : Akiko Tsuruga
Album : Oriental Express
Label : Allegro
7:27 AM
Lullaby of Birdland
Artist : MEL TORME
Album : Lulu's Back in Town
Label : Avenue Jazz
7:33 AM
The Touch Of Your Lips
Artist : Bruce Williamson
Album : Standard Transmission
Label : Origin
7:39 AM
Darn That Dream
Artist : George Shearing
Album : Lullabies of Birdland - a Musical Autobiography
Label : Concord
7:43 AM
Serenata
Artist : John Hicks
Album : Fatha's Day
Label : Highnote
7:50 AM
Take Love Easy
Artist : Nancy Wilson
Album : Turned To Blue
Label : MCG Jazz
7:54 AM
Delarna
Artist : Tommy Flanagan
Album : Sea Changes
Label : Evidence
8:01 AM
You’ve Changed
Artist : Joe Negri
Album : Dream Dancing
Label : Noteworthy
8:06 AM
Let Me
Artist : LEONARD HOCHMAN
Album : Manhattan Morning
Label : Jazzheads
8:11 AM
Satin Doll
Artist : RON GILL
Album : The Songs of Billy Strayhorn
Label : WGBH
8:16 AM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
8:20 AM
Reflections
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Marsalis Plays Monk - Standard Time Vol. 4
Label : Columbia
8:27 AM
For Lena and Lennie
Artist : Quincy Jones/Sammy Nestico Jazz Orchestra
Album : Basie & Beyond
Label : Qwest
8:33 AM
Little Jon
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut Trio
Album : Journeys
Label : Jazz Legacy
8:39 AM
Guidance
Artist : Claire Daly Quintet
Album : Mary Joyce Project
Label : Daly Bread
8:44 AM
Five Spot After Dark
Artist : Curtis Fuller
Album : VARIOUS: Rebop: the Savoy Originals
Label : Savoy
8:49 AM
But Not For Me
Artist : John Proulx
Album : Baker's Dozen - Remembering Chet Baker
Label : MaxJazz
8:54 AM
Hindsight
Artist : HARVEY MASON
Album : With All My Heart
Label : Bluebird
9:01 AM
Come Prima
Artist : Aldo Romano
Album : Canzoni
Label : Enja
9:06 AM
Strollin’
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : Blowing the Blues Away
Label : Highnote
9:12 AM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Meets the Three Tenors
Label : Brownstone
9:19 AM
Come Rain or Come Shine
Artist : Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis
Album : Here We Go Again: Celebrating the Genius of Ray Charles (Featuring Norah Jones)
Label : Blue Note
9:23 AM
Listen Here
Artist : Bob Mintzer Quartet
Album : In the Moment
Label : ART OF LIFE
9:29 AM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Sings Great American Songwriters
Label : Decca
9:35 AM
Love Is Just Around the Corner
Artist : Hampton Hawes
Album : Four!
Label : Contemporary
9:41 AM
The Night We Called It a Day
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Soft Lights
Label : Highnote
9:49 AM
How Deep is the Ocean?
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
9:53 AM
Mother’s Whistler
Artist : JACK MILLMAN
Album : The Golden Era of West Coast Jazz
Label : Groovetime
9:56 AM
Speedliner
Artist : ILLINOIS JACQUET
Album : Flying Home: Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
10:01 AM
Falando De Amor
Artist : Helio Alves
Album : It's Clear - Helio Alves
Label : Reservoir
10:06 AM
Darben the Red Foxx
Artist : James Moody & Hank Jones Quartet
Album : Our Delight
Label : IPO
10:12 AM
Warm Blue Stream
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Uptown
Label : Riverside
10:18 AM
I’m Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Genius + Soul = Jazz/My Kind of Jazz
Label : Rhino
10:22 AM
Eraldi
Artist : SYLVAIN LUC
Album : Trio Sud
Label : Dreyfus
10:27 AM
Daydream
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Daydream
Label : Concord
10:33 AM
Fish Market
Artist : Mac Gollehon
Album : Straight Ahead
Label : American Showplace
10:39 AM
Take the ’A’ Train
Artist : ELLINGTON ALL-STARS
Album : For Duke
Label : Drive
10:43 AM
Who Cares?
Artist : Skip Wilkins Trio
Album : I Concentrate on You
Label : Dreambox Media
10:49 AM
Love Thy Neighbor
Artist : Carol Fredette
Album : Everything in Time
Label : Soundbrush
10:54 AM
Live Your Life
Artist : Virginia Mayhew Septet
Album : A Simple Thank You
Label : Renma
11:01 AM
Golden Earrings
Artist : Ray Bryant
Album : Ray Bryant Trio
Label : Prestige
11:06 AM
On Wings of the Spirit
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Blue Muse
Label : Concord
11:11 AM
Why You Been Gone So Long
Artist : TUEY CONNELL
Album : Under the Influence
Label : TuConn Music
11:17 AM
Dancing on the Ceiling
Artist : JACK JEZZRO
Album : Jazz Elegance
Label : Hillsboro
11:21 AM
Shady Side
Artist : Gerry Mulligan & Johnny Hodges
Album : Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges
Label : Verve
11:28 AM
Make Me Rainbows
Artist : Mary Stallings
Album : Remember Love
Label : n.a.
11:33 AM
Love Boat
Artist : John Stetch
Album : TV Trio
Label : Brux
11:39 AM
If You Could See Me Now
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : VARIOUS: the Riverside Records Story
Label : Riverside
11:44 AM
Taking a Chance on Love
Artist : LESTER YOUNG & TEDDY WILSON
Album : Pres and Teddy
Label : Verve
11:49 AM
Sometimes I’m Happy
Artist : The Tierney Sutton Band
Album : On the Other Side
Label : Telarc
11:54 AM
Betty the Baptist
Artist : SHERMAN IRBY
Album : Full Circle .
Label : Blue Note
12:01 PM
Rose Garden
Artist : Steve Davis
Album : Images
Label : Positione
12:06 PM
I’m Putting All My Eggs in One Basket
Artist : John Pizzarelli
Album : Let There Be Love
Label : Telarc
12:09 PM
Samba De Orfeo
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : VARIOUS: Brazilian Horizons, Vol. 2
Label : Milestone
12:16 PM
The Very Thought of You
Artist : Shirley Scott
Album : Legends of Acid Jazz
Label : Prestige
12:20 PM
I Got Nothin’
Artist : Eric Reed
Album : Here
Label : MaxJazz
12:26 PM
Take Five
Artist : Eliane Elias
Album : Light My Fire
Label : Concord Picante
12:33 PM
Everlasting
Artist : Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band
Album : That's How We Roll
Label : Telarc
12:38 PM
Comin’ Home Baby
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Legends Sampler
Label : Rhino
12:47 PM
Do Something
Artist : Jackie Ryan
Album : DOOZY
Label : OpenArt
12:52 PM
They Can’t Take That Away From Me
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
12:55 PM
Harvest Moon
Artist : DMITRI MATHENY
Album : Penumbra
Label : Monarch
1:01 PM
Star Song
Artist : VINCE GUARALDI & BOLA SETE
Album : Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete
Label : Fantasy
1:06 PM
Maya’s Blues
Artist : Issi Rozen
Album : Dark Beauty
Label : New Step
1:12 PM
When My Man Comes Home
Artist : Etta Jones
Album : My Buddy
Label : Highnote
1:18 PM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Art Tatum
Album : The Best of the Pablo Group Masterpieces
Label : Pablo
1:22 PM
Frim Fram Sauce
Artist : Akiko Tsuruga
Album : Oriental Express
Label : Allegro
1:27 PM
Lullaby of Birdland
Artist : MEL TORME
Album : Lulu's Back in Town
Label : Avenue Jazz
1:33 PM
The Touch Of Your Lips
Artist : Bruce Williamson
Album : Standard Transmission
Label : Origin
1:39 PM
Darn That Dream
Artist : George Shearing
Album : Lullabies of Birdland - a Musical Autobiography
Label : Concord
1:43 PM
Serenata
Artist : John Hicks
Album : Fatha's Day
Label : Highnote
1:50 PM
Take Love Easy
Artist : Nancy Wilson
Album : Turned To Blue
Label : MCG Jazz
1:54 PM
Delarna
Artist : Tommy Flanagan
Album : Sea Changes
Label : Evidence
2:01 PM
You’ve Changed
Artist : Joe Negri
Album : Dream Dancing
Label : Noteworthy
2:06 PM
Let Me
Artist : LEONARD HOCHMAN
Album : Manhattan Morning
Label : Jazzheads
2:11 PM
Satin Doll
Artist : RON GILL
Album : The Songs of Billy Strayhorn
Label : WGBH
2:16 PM
I’ll Take Romance
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
2:20 PM
Reflections
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
Album : Marsalis Plays Monk - Standard Time Vol. 4
Label : Columbia
2:27 PM
For Lena and Lennie
Artist : Quincy Jones/Sammy Nestico Jazz Orchestra
Album : Basie & Beyond
Label : Qwest
2:33 PM
Little Jon
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut Trio
Album : Journeys
Label : Jazz Legacy
2:39 PM
Guidance
Artist : Claire Daly Quintet
Album : Mary Joyce Project
Label : Daly Bread
2:44 PM
Five Spot After Dark
Artist : Curtis Fuller
Album : VARIOUS: Rebop: the Savoy Originals
Label : Savoy
2:49 PM
But Not For Me
Artist : John Proulx
Album : Baker's Dozen - Remembering Chet Baker
Label : MaxJazz
2:54 PM
Hindsight
Artist : HARVEY MASON
Album : With All My Heart
Label : Bluebird
3:01 PM
Come Prima
Artist : Aldo Romano
Album : Canzoni
Label : Enja
3:06 PM
Strollin’
Artist : Charles Earland
Album : Blowing the Blues Away
Label : Highnote
3:12 PM
Autumn Leaves
Artist : PAUL BROWN QUARTET
Album : Meets the Three Tenors
Label : Brownstone
3:19 PM
Come Rain or Come Shine
Artist : Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis
Album : Here We Go Again: Celebrating the Genius of Ray Charles (Featuring Norah Jones)
Label : Blue Note
3:23 PM
Listen Here
Artist : Bob Mintzer Quartet
Album : In the Moment
Label : ART OF LIFE
3:29 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Sings Great American Songwriters
Label : Decca
3:35 PM
Love Is Just Around the Corner
Artist : Hampton Hawes
Album : Four!
Label : Contemporary
3:41 PM
The Night We Called It a Day
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Soft Lights
Label : Highnote
3:49 PM
How Deep is the Ocean?
Artist : Diana Krall
Album : Love Scenes
Label : Impulse
3:53 PM
Mother’s Whistler
Artist : JACK MILLMAN
Album : The Golden Era of West Coast Jazz
Label : Groovetime
3:56 PM
Speedliner
Artist : ILLINOIS JACQUET
Album : Flying Home: Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
4:01 PM
Falando De Amor
Artist : Helio Alves
Album : It's Clear - Helio Alves
Label : Reservoir
4:06 PM
Darben the Red Foxx
Artist : James Moody & Hank Jones Quartet
Album : Our Delight
Label : IPO
4:12 PM
Warm Blue Stream
Artist : Billy Taylor
Album : Uptown
Label : Riverside
4:18 PM
I’m Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Genius + Soul = Jazz/My Kind of Jazz
Label : Rhino
4:22 PM
Eraldi
Artist : SYLVAIN LUC
Album : Trio Sud
Label : Dreyfus
4:27 PM
Daydream
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : Daydream
Label : Concord
4:33 PM
Fish Market
Artist : Mac Gollehon
Album : Straight Ahead
Label : American Showplace
4:39 PM
Take the ’A’ Train
Artist : ELLINGTON ALL-STARS
Album : For Duke
Label : Drive
4:43 PM
Who Cares?
Artist : Skip Wilkins Trio
Album : I Concentrate on You
Label : Dreambox Media
4:49 PM
Love Thy Neighbor
Artist : Carol Fredette
Album : Everything in Time
Label : Soundbrush
4:54 PM
Live Your Life
Artist : Virginia Mayhew Septet
Album : A Simple Thank You
Label : Renma
5:01 PM
Golden Earrings
Artist : Ray Bryant
Album : Ray Bryant Trio
Label : Prestige
5:06 PM
On Wings of the Spirit
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Blue Muse
Label : Concord
5:11 PM
Why You Been Gone So Long
Artist : TUEY CONNELL
Album : Under the Influence
Label : TuConn Music
5:17 PM
Dancing on the Ceiling
Artist : JACK JEZZRO
Album : Jazz Elegance
Label : Hillsboro
5:21 PM
Shady Side
Artist : Gerry Mulligan & Johnny Hodges
Album : Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges
Label : Verve
5:28 PM
Make Me Rainbows
Artist : Mary Stallings
Album : Remember Love
Label : n.a.
5:33 PM
Love Boat
Artist : John Stetch
Album : TV Trio
Label : Brux
5:39 PM
If You Could See Me Now
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : VARIOUS: the Riverside Records Story
Label : Riverside
5:44 PM
Taking a Chance on Love
Artist : LESTER YOUNG & TEDDY WILSON
Album : Pres and Teddy
Label : Verve
5:49 PM
Sometimes I’m Happy
Artist : The Tierney Sutton Band
Album : On the Other Side
Label : Telarc
5:54 PM
Betty the Baptist
Artist : SHERMAN IRBY
Album : Full Circle .
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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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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