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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July 17, 2013

12:06 AM
"Round Midnight
Artist : Sun Ra And His Astro-Infinity Arkestra
Album : Sound Sun Pleasure
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12:10 AM
Roll Call
Artist : Hank Mobley
Album : Roll Call
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12:20 AM
Artist : Sonny Rollins
Album : Sonny Rollins & Co. 1964
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12:28 AM
Artist : Jonathan Kreisberg
Album : One
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12:34 AM
Artist : Jack DeJohnette feat. Bobby McFerrin
Album : Sound Travels
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12:41 AM
Artist : Karrin Allyson
Album : WRTI 60th Anniversary Commemorative Jazz Collection
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12:53 AM
Artist : Etienne Charles
Album : Creole Soul
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1:03 AM
Sounds Of The Loop
Artist : Joe Morello
Album : Joe Morello
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1:10 AM
Take Five
Artist : Dave Brubeck Quartet
Album : Time Out
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1:20 AM
Unsquare Dance
Artist : Dave Brubeck Quartet
Album : Time Further Out
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1:23 AM
Artist : Joe Morello
Album : Joe Morello
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1:29 AM
13th House
Artist : The Heath Brothers
Album : WRTI 60th Anniversary Commemorative Jazz Collection
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1:36 AM
I Only Have Eyes For You
Artist : Denise King-Olivier Hutman
Album : Give Me The High Sign
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1:42 AM
Central Park West
Artist : Eric Alexander
Album : Touching
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1:47 AM
Very Special
Artist : Terri Lyne Carrington
Album : Money Jungle: Provocative In Blue
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1:56 AM
Artist : Steve Coleman & Five Elements
Album : Functiional Arrhythmias
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2:02 AM
Diminuendo in Blue & Crescendo in Blue
Artist : Scottish National Jazz Orchestra
Album : In The Spirit Of Duke
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2:15 AM
The Peanut Vendor
Artist : Kim Richmond Concert Jazz Orchestra
Album : Artistry: A Tribute To Stan Kenton
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2:22 AM
A Fine Romance
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : The Jerome Kern Songbook
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2:29 AM
Artist : Orrin Evans
Album : "...It Was Beauty"
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2:39 AM
Woman Child
Artist : Cecile McLorin Salvant
Album : Woman Child
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2:45 AM
Artist : McCoy Tyner
Album : Illuminations
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2:53 AM
Artist : Jaleel Shaw
Album : The Soundtrack Of Things To Come
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