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

November 09, 2012

10:01 AM
Just a Second to Catch My Breath
Artist : KENNY GARRETT
Album : Standard of Language
Label : Warner Brothers
10:06 AM
Dreaming of Tibet
Artist : Sumi Tonooka Trio
Album : Long Ago Today
Label : ARC
10:10 AM
For Lena and Lennie
Artist : Quincy Jones
Album : The Quintessence
Label : Impulse
10:16 AM
Something Happens To Me
Artist : Jim Tomlinson and Stacey Kent
Album : The Lyric
Label : O+
10:20 AM
Alice in Wonderland
Artist : TOM TEASLEY
Album : Global Standard Time
Label : T&T
10:26 AM
I Hadn’t Anyone Till You
Artist : FLIP PHILLIPS
Album : Swing is the Thing!
Label : Verve
10:33 AM
When Joanna Loved Me
Artist : Paul Desmond
Album : Lemme Tell Ya 'bout Desmond
Label : Label M
10:39 AM
Honeysuckle Rose
Artist : Rod McGaha
Album : a gentle man
Label : Rod McGaha
10:43 AM
Sidewinder
Artist : Akiko Tsuruga
Album : Oriental Express
Label : Allegro
10:49 AM
Eleanor Rigby
Artist : Jane Stuart
Album : Don't Look Back
Label : Jane Stuart Music
10:54 AM
Oh How I Love Jesus
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Spirit
Label : Jazz Legacy
11:01 AM
Mountain Flight
Artist : CHUCK MANGIONE
Album : The Feeling's Back
Label : Chesky
11:06 AM
Caminho De Casa
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Caminho De Casa
Label : Chesky
11:12 AM
Tenderly
Artist : Whitney James
Album : The Nature of Love
Label : Stir Stick Music
11:18 AM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
11:22 AM
Ask Me Now
Artist : Kenny Barron
Album : Lemuria - Seascape
Label : Candid
11:28 AM
Caravan
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : Movin' Wes
Label : Verve
11:32 AM
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
Album : A Time For Love
Label : Concord
11:38 AM
Nica’s Dream
Artist : Blue Mitchell
Album : Blue Soul
Label : Riverside
11:45 AM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : MICHEL PETRUCCIANI
Album : So What
Label : Dreyfus
11:48 AM
Alfie
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : Nightclub
Label : Blue Note
11:53 AM
Broadway Bossa Nova
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Double Live From the USA & Uk
Label : Telarc
12:01 PM
Henry "Red" Allen
Artist : CHICAGO JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Album : The Chicago Jazz Ensemble
Label : CMG
12:06 PM
Me and My Baby
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Horace-Scope
Label : Blue Note
12:12 PM
Variation One (from Beethoven Sym #7)
Artist : Jacques Loussier
Album : Theme and Variations
Label : Telarc
12:16 PM
West Coast Blues
Artist : Kelley Suttenfield
Album : Where Is Love?
Label : Rhombus
12:20 PM
Avocado
Artist : Roditi/Ignaztek/Rassinfosse
Album : Three For One
Label : Nagel Heyer
12:25 PM
Sophisticated Swing
Artist : Red Garland Quartet
Album : Solar
Label : Jazzland
12:32 PM
She’s Got a Way
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : You Inspire Me
Label : Concord
12:38 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
12:43 PM
Bud’s Beautiful
Artist : ANDY LAVERNE TRIO
Album : Bud's Beautiful
Label : Steeplechase
12:49 PM
Black Market Stuff
Artist : Nat King Cole
Album : The Original Jazz Masters Series, Vol.1
Label : DA Music
12:52 PM
You Go to My Head
Artist : Modern Jazz Quartet & Paul Desmond
Album : Paul Desmond & the Modern Jazz Quartet
Label : Finesse
1:01 PM
That Old Feeling
Artist : John Basile
Album : It Was a Very Good Year
Label : Underhill
1:06 PM
Lotus Bud
Artist : BUD SHANK QUINTET
Album : VARIOUS: the West Coast Jazz Box
Label : Contemporary
1:09 PM
Promenade (Walking the Dog)
Artist : TRUDY DESMOND
Album : My One and Only
Label : Justin Time
1:15 PM
September Song
Artist : BUSTER SMITH
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Saxophones, Vol. 2
Label : Rhino
1:19 PM
88 Basie Street
Artist : SAMMY NESTICO
Album : Big Band Favorites of Sammy Nestico
Label : Summit
1:25 PM
It’s Getting Dark
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Bluesy Burrell
Label : Moodsville
1:34 PM
Such Love
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : Other Hours - Connick on Piano I
Label : Marsalis Music
1:40 PM
Isn’t It Romantic?
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
1:44 PM
I’m a Stranger Here Myself
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : Charlie Byrd/The Washington Guitar Quintet
Label : Concord
1:49 PM
East of the Sun
Artist : MICHELLE WALKER
Album : Slow Down
Label : Michelle Walker
1:54 PM
Can’t We Be Friends?
Artist : JAKE HANNA & HIS AFTER HOURS GANG
Album : The Joint is Jumpin'
Label : Arbors
2:01 PM
Just a Second to Catch My Breath
Artist : KENNY GARRETT
Album : Standard of Language
Label : Warner Brothers
2:06 PM
Dreaming of Tibet
Artist : Sumi Tonooka Trio
Album : Long Ago Today
Label : ARC
2:10 PM
For Lena and Lennie
Artist : Quincy Jones
Album : The Quintessence
Label : Impulse
2:16 PM
Something Happens To Me
Artist : Jim Tomlinson and Stacey Kent
Album : The Lyric
Label : O+
2:20 PM
Alice in Wonderland
Artist : TOM TEASLEY
Album : Global Standard Time
Label : T&T
2:26 PM
I Hadn’t Anyone Till You
Artist : FLIP PHILLIPS
Album : Swing is the Thing!
Label : Verve
2:33 PM
When Joanna Loved Me
Artist : Paul Desmond
Album : Lemme Tell Ya 'bout Desmond
Label : Label M
2:39 PM
Honeysuckle Rose
Artist : Rod McGaha
Album : a gentle man
Label : Rod McGaha
2:43 PM
Sidewinder
Artist : Akiko Tsuruga
Album : Oriental Express
Label : Allegro
2:49 PM
Eleanor Rigby
Artist : Jane Stuart
Album : Don't Look Back
Label : Jane Stuart Music
2:54 PM
Oh How I Love Jesus
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
Album : Spirit
Label : Jazz Legacy
3:01 PM
Mountain Flight
Artist : CHUCK MANGIONE
Album : The Feeling's Back
Label : Chesky
3:06 PM
Caminho De Casa
Artist : Herbie Mann
Album : Caminho De Casa
Label : Chesky
3:12 PM
Tenderly
Artist : Whitney James
Album : The Nature of Love
Label : Stir Stick Music
3:18 PM
I’ll Never Smile Again
Artist : George Shearing
Album : That Shearing Sound
Label : Telarc
3:22 PM
Ask Me Now
Artist : Kenny Barron
Album : Lemuria - Seascape
Label : Candid
3:28 PM
Caravan
Artist : Wes Montgomery
Album : Movin' Wes
Label : Verve
3:32 PM
Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
Album : A Time For Love
Label : Concord
3:38 PM
Nica’s Dream
Artist : Blue Mitchell
Album : Blue Soul
Label : Riverside
3:45 PM
Pennies From Heaven
Artist : MICHEL PETRUCCIANI
Album : So What
Label : Dreyfus
3:48 PM
Alfie
Artist : Patricia Barber
Album : Nightclub
Label : Blue Note
3:53 PM
Broadway Bossa Nova
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Double Live From the USA & Uk
Label : Telarc
4:01 PM
Henry "Red" Allen
Artist : CHICAGO JAZZ ENSEMBLE
Album : The Chicago Jazz Ensemble
Label : CMG
4:06 PM
Me and My Baby
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Horace-Scope
Label : Blue Note
4:12 PM
Variation One (from Beethoven Sym #7)
Artist : Jacques Loussier
Album : Theme and Variations
Label : Telarc
4:16 PM
West Coast Blues
Artist : Kelley Suttenfield
Album : Where Is Love?
Label : Rhombus
4:20 PM
Avocado
Artist : Roditi/Ignaztek/Rassinfosse
Album : Three For One
Label : Nagel Heyer
4:25 PM
Sophisticated Swing
Artist : Red Garland Quartet
Album : Solar
Label : Jazzland
4:32 PM
She’s Got a Way
Artist : Curtis Stigers
Album : You Inspire Me
Label : Concord
4:38 PM
Blue Lou
Artist : BUDD JOHNSON
Album : Budd Johnson and the Four Brass Giants
Label : Riverside
4:43 PM
Bud’s Beautiful
Artist : ANDY LAVERNE TRIO
Album : Bud's Beautiful
Label : Steeplechase
4:49 PM
Black Market Stuff
Artist : Nat King Cole
Album : The Original Jazz Masters Series, Vol.1
Label : DA Music
4:52 PM
You Go to My Head
Artist : Modern Jazz Quartet & Paul Desmond
Album : Paul Desmond & the Modern Jazz Quartet
Label : Finesse
5:01 PM
That Old Feeling
Artist : John Basile
Album : It Was a Very Good Year
Label : Underhill
5:06 PM
Lotus Bud
Artist : BUD SHANK QUINTET
Album : VARIOUS: the West Coast Jazz Box
Label : Contemporary
5:09 PM
Promenade (Walking the Dog)
Artist : TRUDY DESMOND
Album : My One and Only
Label : Justin Time
5:15 PM
September Song
Artist : BUSTER SMITH
Album : VARIOUS: Atlantic Jazz Saxophones, Vol. 2
Label : Rhino
5:19 PM
88 Basie Street
Artist : SAMMY NESTICO
Album : Big Band Favorites of Sammy Nestico
Label : Summit
5:25 PM
It’s Getting Dark
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Bluesy Burrell
Label : Moodsville
5:34 PM
Such Love
Artist : HARRY CONNICK JR.
Album : Other Hours - Connick on Piano I
Label : Marsalis Music
5:40 PM
Isn’t It Romantic?
Artist : EDDIE HIGGINS TRIO
Album : Haunted Heart
Label : Sunnyside
5:44 PM
I’m a Stranger Here Myself
Artist : Charlie Byrd
Album : Charlie Byrd/The Washington Guitar Quintet
Label : Concord
5:49 PM
East of the Sun
Artist : MICHELLE WALKER
Album : Slow Down
Label : Michelle Walker
5:54 PM
Can’t We Be Friends?
Artist : JAKE HANNA & HIS AFTER HOURS GANG
Album : The Joint is Jumpin'
Label : Arbors

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WRTI Spotlight
4:24 pm
Thu July 17, 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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