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

10:01 AM
Thunder Walk
Artist : George Benson
Album : Compact Jazz
Label : Verve
10:06 AM
Juicy Lucy
Artist : Ray Vega
Album : East-West Trumpet Summit
Label : Origin
10:12 AM
Soul Eyes
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : Coltrane
Label : Impulse
10:19 AM
Silver Treads Among My Soul
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Song For My Father
Label : Blue Note
10:23 AM
Song For Jojo
Artist : Michael B and Friends
Album : No More Blues
Label : Primrose Lane
10:28 AM
September in the Rain
Artist : Dakota Staton
Album : Great Ladies of Song
Label : Capitol
10:32 AM
Blame it on My Youth
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI TRIO
Album : Of One Mind
Label : Reservoir
10:38 AM
The Lamp is Low
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : Let It Go
Label : Impulse
10:47 AM
Go Away Little Boy
Artist : Laverne Butler
Album : A Foolish Thing to Do
Label : MaxJazz
10:52 AM
Coquette
Artist : BUCKY & JOHN PIZZARELLI
Album : Contrasts
Label : Arbors
10:55 AM
Solar
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Jazz Showcase
Label : Prestige
11:01 AM
Skylark
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Caravan
Label : Riverside
11:06 AM
In the Middle of a Kiss
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Only a Rose
Label : Koch
11:11 AM
No Moon at All
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
11:18 AM
I Cover the Waterfront
Artist : JOE ROLAND
Album : Joe Roland
Label : Bethlehem
11:22 AM
End of a Love Affair
Artist : DON LANPHERE & NEW STORIES
Album : Home at Last
Label : Origin
11:27 AM
The Rubber Man
Artist : Cedar Walton
Album : One Flight Down
Label : HighNote
11:33 AM
How Long Has This Been Going On?
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Progression: Art of the Trio, Volume 5
Label : Warner Brothers
11:39 AM
What Can I Say (After I Say I’m Sorry)
Artist : HARRY ALLEN
Album : Allan And Allen
Label : Nagel Heyer
11:43 AM
Cozy
Artist : Don Braden
Album : The Voice of the Saxophone
Label : BMG
11:49 AM
Shiny Stockings
Artist : JENNY EVANS
Album : Shiny Stockings
Label : Enja
11:54 AM
S.K.J.
Artist : Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery
Album : VARIOUS: Keepnews Collection Sampler
Label : Riverside
12:01 PM
Spider Kelly’s Blues
Artist : Jo Jones
Album : The Essential
Label : Vanguard
12:06 PM
Just A-Settin’ and A-Rockin’
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook
Label : Verve
12:09 PM
Too Cool for School
Artist : Grant Geissman
Album : Cool Man Cool
Label : Futurism
12:16 PM
Isn’t She Lovely
Artist : Jimmy Ponder
Album : Alone
Label : Highnote
12:20 PM
Con Alma
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Dizzy's Diamonds - Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
12:25 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
12:32 PM
Wichita Lineman
Artist : Cassandra Wilson
Album : Belly of the Sun
Label : Blue Note
12:38 PM
Strolling in Central Park
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Cyrus Chestnut
Label : Atlantic
12:46 PM
I Concentrate on You
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : The Cole Porter Mix
Label : Blue Note
12:51 PM
Ahmad’s Blues
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
12:54 PM
Indian Summer
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : The Art of the Ballad
Label : Riverside
1:01 PM
It Might As Well Be Spring
Artist : RALPH BURNS
Album : Bijou
Label : Period
1:06 PM
Easy to Love
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : Dream Dancing
Label : Hillsboro
1:11 PM
Kathy’s Waltz
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Out
Label : Columbia
1:17 PM
Puncha Puncha
Artist : Avishai Cohen Trio
Album : Gently Disturbed
Label : Razdaz
1:21 PM
The Gift
Artist : David "Fathead" Newman
Album : The Gift
Label : Highnote
1:27 PM
Whirlwind Soldier
Artist : GREG OSBY
Album : St. Louis Shoes
Label : Blue Note
1:34 PM
The Nearness of You
Artist : LANNIE GARRETT
Album : Kick It!
Label : Minerva
1:40 PM
Night and Day
Artist : St¿phane Grappelli
Album : Live
Label : Justin Time
1:44 PM
Roulette
Artist : The Birdland Stars
Album : Birdland Stars 1956
Label : Bluebird
1:50 PM
Little White Lies
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Close Your Eyes
Label : Candid
1:54 PM
Venus De Milo
Artist : Gerry Mulligan
Album : Jazz Profile
Label : Blue Note
2:01 PM
Thunder Walk
Artist : George Benson
Album : Compact Jazz
Label : Verve
2:06 PM
Juicy Lucy
Artist : Ray Vega
Album : East-West Trumpet Summit
Label : Origin
2:12 PM
Soul Eyes
Artist : John Coltrane
Album : Coltrane
Label : Impulse
2:19 PM
Silver Treads Among My Soul
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Song For My Father
Label : Blue Note
2:23 PM
Song For Jojo
Artist : Michael B and Friends
Album : No More Blues
Label : Primrose Lane
2:28 PM
September in the Rain
Artist : Dakota Staton
Album : Great Ladies of Song
Label : Capitol
2:32 PM
Blame it on My Youth
Artist : PETE MALINVERNI TRIO
Album : Of One Mind
Label : Reservoir
2:38 PM
The Lamp is Low
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
Album : Let It Go
Label : Impulse
2:47 PM
Go Away Little Boy
Artist : Laverne Butler
Album : A Foolish Thing to Do
Label : MaxJazz
2:52 PM
Coquette
Artist : BUCKY & JOHN PIZZARELLI
Album : Contrasts
Label : Arbors
2:55 PM
Solar
Artist : Miles Davis
Album : Jazz Showcase
Label : Prestige
3:01 PM
Skylark
Artist : Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
Album : Caravan
Label : Riverside
3:06 PM
In the Middle of a Kiss
Artist : Zoot Sims
Album : Only a Rose
Label : Koch
3:11 PM
No Moon at All
Artist : PAUL VORNHAGEN
Album : Parisian Protocol
Label : Schoolkids
3:18 PM
I Cover the Waterfront
Artist : JOE ROLAND
Album : Joe Roland
Label : Bethlehem
3:22 PM
End of a Love Affair
Artist : DON LANPHERE & NEW STORIES
Album : Home at Last
Label : Origin
3:27 PM
The Rubber Man
Artist : Cedar Walton
Album : One Flight Down
Label : HighNote
3:33 PM
How Long Has This Been Going On?
Artist : Brad Mehldau
Album : Progression: Art of the Trio, Volume 5
Label : Warner Brothers
3:39 PM
What Can I Say (After I Say I’m Sorry)
Artist : HARRY ALLEN
Album : Allan And Allen
Label : Nagel Heyer
3:43 PM
Cozy
Artist : Don Braden
Album : The Voice of the Saxophone
Label : BMG
3:49 PM
Shiny Stockings
Artist : JENNY EVANS
Album : Shiny Stockings
Label : Enja
3:54 PM
S.K.J.
Artist : Milt Jackson & Wes Montgomery
Album : VARIOUS: Keepnews Collection Sampler
Label : Riverside
4:01 PM
Spider Kelly’s Blues
Artist : Jo Jones
Album : The Essential
Label : Vanguard
4:06 PM
Just A-Settin’ and A-Rockin’
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook
Label : Verve
4:09 PM
Too Cool for School
Artist : Grant Geissman
Album : Cool Man Cool
Label : Futurism
4:16 PM
Isn’t She Lovely
Artist : Jimmy Ponder
Album : Alone
Label : Highnote
4:20 PM
Con Alma
Artist : Dizzy Gillespie
Album : Dizzy's Diamonds - Best of the Verve Years
Label : Verve
4:25 PM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
4:32 PM
Wichita Lineman
Artist : Cassandra Wilson
Album : Belly of the Sun
Label : Blue Note
4:38 PM
Strolling in Central Park
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Cyrus Chestnut
Label : Atlantic
4:46 PM
I Concentrate on You
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : The Cole Porter Mix
Label : Blue Note
4:51 PM
Ahmad’s Blues
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
Album : The Legendary Okeh & Epic Recordings
Label : Epic
4:54 PM
Indian Summer
Artist : Chet Baker
Album : The Art of the Ballad
Label : Riverside
5:01 PM
It Might As Well Be Spring
Artist : RALPH BURNS
Album : Bijou
Label : Period
5:06 PM
Easy to Love
Artist : Beegie Adair Trio
Album : Dream Dancing
Label : Hillsboro
5:11 PM
Kathy’s Waltz
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Time Out
Label : Columbia
5:17 PM
Puncha Puncha
Artist : Avishai Cohen Trio
Album : Gently Disturbed
Label : Razdaz
5:21 PM
The Gift
Artist : David "Fathead" Newman
Album : The Gift
Label : Highnote
5:27 PM
Whirlwind Soldier
Artist : GREG OSBY
Album : St. Louis Shoes
Label : Blue Note
5:34 PM
The Nearness of You
Artist : LANNIE GARRETT
Album : Kick It!
Label : Minerva
5:40 PM
Night and Day
Artist : St¿phane Grappelli
Album : Live
Label : Justin Time
5:44 PM
Roulette
Artist : The Birdland Stars
Album : Birdland Stars 1956
Label : Bluebird
5:50 PM
Little White Lies
Artist : Stacey Kent
Album : Close Your Eyes
Label : Candid
5:54 PM
Venus De Milo
Artist : Gerry Mulligan
Album : Jazz Profile
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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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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