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 10, 2012

6:01 AM
Giant Steps
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : Giant Steps
Composer : Coltrane
Label : Atlantic
6:06 AM
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Artist : Ray Charles
Album : Blues + Jazz
Label : Rhino
6:11 AM
How High the Moon
Artist : Benny Carter & Phil Woods
Album : Another Time, Another Place
Label : Evening Star
6:19 AM
No Hard Feelings
Artist : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Album : George Shearing and the Montgomery Brothers
Label : Jazzland
6:23 AM
We’ve Only Just Begun
Artist : Russell Malone
Album : Playground
Label : MaxJazz
6:28 AM
I’ll Remember April
Artist : THAD JONES
Album : VARIOUS: Debut/Period Original Jazz Classics
Label : Debut
6:33 AM
Jim
Artist : Sarah Vaughan
Album : Sarah Vaughan With Clifford Brown
Label : EmArcy
6:39 AM
In a Sentimental Mood
Artist : Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
Album : Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
Label : Impulse
6:43 AM
Something to Live For
Artist : NORMAN SIMMONS
Album : Synthesis
Label : Savant
6:50 AM
Snibor
Artist : Chris Flory
Album : Word on the Street
Label : Double Time
6:54 AM
Scarecrow
Artist : BOB WILBER
Album : Everywhere You Go There's Jazz
Label : Arbors
7:01 AM
Eleanor Rigby
Artist : Marius Nordal
Album : Boomer Jazz
Label : Origin
7:06 AM
Un Grand Amor
Artist : Stan Getz
Album : Live in Paris
Label : Dreyfus
7:12 AM
I Thought About You
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Bluesy Burrell
Label : Moodsville
7:17 AM
I Don’t Know Enough About You
Artist : Maria Muldaur
Album : A Woman Alone With the Blues
Label : Telarc
7:21 AM
Take Five
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Out
Label : Columbia
7:27 AM
This Guy’s in Love With You
Artist : Larry Goldings
Album : Sweet Science
Label : Palmetto
7:34 AM
What Are You Doing the Rest of Your Life?
Artist : Bobby Hutcherson
Album : For Sentimental Reasons
Label : Kind of Blue
7:40 AM
Hanging at Andrew Jaegar’s
Artist : Mike Rinta
Album : Eponymous
Label : Wide Hive
7:44 AM
Tin Tin Deo
Artist : BEN ARONOV
Album : The Best Thing For Me
Label : Arbors
7:50 AM
Take Love Easy
Artist : Shirley Horn
Album : May the Music Never End
Label : Verve
7:55 AM
The End of a Love Affair
Artist : Bill Easley
Album : Love Stories
Label : American Showplace
8:01 AM
Mere Madness
Artist : Nelda Swiggett
Album : This Time
Label : OA2
8:06 AM
Rainy Night
Artist : NEIL McNAMARA
Album : Rainy Night
Label : Bonobo
8:11 AM
Street of Dreams
Artist : Marian McPartland
Album : Hickory House Trio - Reprise
Label : Concord
8:16 AM
If Dreams Come True
Artist : John Pizzarelli & George Shearing
Album : The Rare Delight of You
Label : Telarc
8:20 AM
Makin’ Whoopee
Artist : Ben Webster
Album : Soulville
Label : Verve
8:25 AM
Three / Four Miss C
Artist : Bob DeVos
Album : Shifting Sands
Label : Savant
8:33 AM
Minorin’ the Blues
Artist : The Birdland Stars
Album : Birdland Stars 1956
Label : Bluebird
8:39 AM
Exactly Like You
Artist : Dianne Reeves
Album : That Day...
Label : Blue Note
8:44 AM
Just A Few
Artist : Tony Guerrero
Album : Blue Room
Label : Charleston Square
8:49 AM
Song of the Jet
Artist : ROSEANNA VITRO
Album : Tropical Postcards
Label : A-Records
8:55 AM
Memphis Underground
Artist : Mark Weinstein
Album : Jazz Brazil
Label : Jazzheads
9:01 AM
Serves Me Right
Artist : Cannonball Adderley
Album : Things Are Getting Better
Label : Riverside
9:06 AM
Joy Unspeakable
Artist : Rod McGaha
Album : Preacherman
Label : Compass
9:11 AM
Respiration
Artist : BEN ALLISON & MEDICINE WHEEL
Album : Buzz
Label : Palmetto
9:18 AM
Kansas City
Artist : Chris Connor
Album : Warm Cool
Label : 32 Jazz
9:22 AM
The Long Road Home
Artist : ERNIE WATTS
Album : The Long Road Home
Label : JVC
9:28 AM
What It’s All About
Artist : Gerry Mulligan & Johnny Hodges
Album : Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges
Label : Verve
9:34 AM
Blue Moonlight
Artist : Benny Carter
Album : Songbook Volume II
Label : Musicmasters
9:40 AM
Wonder Why
Artist : Houston Person
Album : Blue Velvet
Label : Highnote
9:44 AM
Last Call
Artist : Josh Rzepka
Album : Midwest Coast
Label : Josh Rzepka
9:50 AM
My Romance
Artist : Gene Ammons
Album : Boss Tenor
Label : Prestige
9:54 AM
Visible Man
Artist : Avery Sharpe Trio
Album : Autumn Moonlight
Label : JKNM

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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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