Jazz Through the Night

Weeknights and Sunday, midnight to 6 am; Saturday, 2 to 6 am

Night owls and early birds, take note! Our jazz hosts are spinning classics from our library, and the latest in acoustic jazz just for you!

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Playlist

May 25, 2013

2:05 AM
Night Time Is the Right Time
Artist : Count Basie w/ Joe Turner
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Caravan
Artist : Duke Ellington Orchestra
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Flying Home
Artist : Lionel Hampton & His Band
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2:20 AM
Counterweight
Artist : Larry Coryell
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Miracle
Artist : Chester ’CT’ Thompson
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2:35 AM
The Mighty Sword
Artist : Joey Calderazzo
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2:45 AM
Closing Credits
Artist : Jason Marsalis Vibes Quartet
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2:45 AM
Killer Joe
Artist : Milt Jackson
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2:55 AM
Sugar
Artist : Maynard Ferguson
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3:05 AM
Guess Who I Saw Today
Artist : Nancy Wilson
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It Never Entered My Mind
Artist : Miles Davis
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Rhapsody In Blue
Artist : The Billy May Orchestra
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3:20 AM
At Last
Artist : Houston Person
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Moonglow
Artist : Jimmy Scott
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3:35 AM
Donna Lee
Artist : Howard Alden/Frank Vignola/Jimmy Bruno
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Cheesecake
Artist : Dexter Gordon
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Love Me Or Leave Me
Artist : New York Voices
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The Awakening
Artist : The West Point Band
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4:00 AM
Always
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
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I’ve Got A Crush On You
Artist : Thad Jones
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Moonlight Serenade
Artist : Glenn Miller & His Orchestra
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Oscalypso
Artist : Art Blakey& Jazz Messengers
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No Church In The Wild
Artist : Next Collective
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I Want To Be Happy
Artist : Stan Getz w/ Oscar Peterson
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Flying Home
Artist : Illinois Jacquet
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Love for Sale
Artist : Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Quartet
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Samba De Martelo
Artist : Jioe Clark Big Band
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Lush Life
Artist : Johnny Hartman & John Coltrane
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Misty
Artist : Erroll Garner
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Something Cool
Artist : June Christy
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Wisteria
Artist : Steve Kuhn Trio
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Stardust
Artist : Ben Webster
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Corcovado
Artist : Cassandra Wilson
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Aparecida
Artist : Christian Howes
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Polka Dots & Moonbeams
Artist : Beegie Adair
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Desafinado
Artist : Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd
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