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

November 06, 2013

12:06 AM
I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me
Artist : Keith Jarrett Gary Peacock Jack DeJohnette
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12:14 AM
Mood Indigo
Artist : Nina Simone
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12:19 AM
Foolhardy
Artist : Lage Lund
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12:26 AM
He Runs Circles
Artist : Stephen Crump’s Rosetta Trio
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12:36 AM
I’m Just A-Sittin’ and A-Rockin’
Artist : Chico Hamilton w/ Eric Dolphy
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12:41 AM
Movin’
Artist : Gregory Porter
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12:49 AM
G & B
Artist : Robert Glasper
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1:02 AM
Joy Spring
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
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1:06 AM
Swingin’
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
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1:14 AM
Birks Works (Ala Mancini)
Artist : Arturo Sandoval
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1:23 AM
Refuge
Artist : Matt Baker
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1:33 AM
Willow Weep For Me
Artist : Dee Daniels
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1:41 AM
Stratusphunk
Artist : George Russell Sextet
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1:47 AM
In The Sweet Embrace Of Life Sermon: Holy Ghost
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
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1:55 AM
Streetlight Lament
Artist : Nick Hempton
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2:02 AM
That Old Black Magic
Artist : Herbie Hancock
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2:11 AM
Take Five/Drinks On The Patio
Artist : Cheryl Bentyne & Mark Winkler
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2:17 AM
Watermelon Man
Artist : Poncho Sanchez
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2:23 AM
On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Artist : Venissa Santi
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2:30 AM
SKJ
Artist : Bobby Hutcherson
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2:39 AM
Tunji
Artist : Michael Pedecin
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2:47 AM
Last Minute Man
Artist : Dave Holland Big Band
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2:53 AM
Bijou
Artist : DePaul University Jazz Ensemble
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3:07 AM
The Sidewinder
Artist : Lee Morgan
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3:15 AM
The Mighty Sword
Artist : Joey Calderazzo
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3:23 AM
My Favorite Things
Artist : Christian McBride Trio
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3:31 AM
Equinox
Artist : Frank Morgan
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3:40 AM
Inside Impromtu
Artist : Gerry Mulligan
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3:48 AM
Somewhere
Artist : Keith Jarrett/Gary Peacock/Jack DeJohnette
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4:00 AM
Sir Third
Artist : Gerald Clayton
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4:08 AM
Fat Mama
Artist : Woody Herman
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4:16 AM
Jingles
Artist : Wes Montgomery and Milt Jackson
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4:24 AM
Billie’s Bounce
Artist : Red Garland
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4:32 AM
Don’t Smoke In Bed
Artist : Nina Simone
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4:40 AM
They Say Its Wonderful
Artist : Tony Williams
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4:48 AM
Russian Lullaby
Artist : John Coltrane
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4:56 AM
What A Difference A Day Made
Artist : Dinah Washington
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5:07 AM
Angel Eyes
Artist : Chet Baker
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5:12 AM
My Funny Valentine
Artist : Eugenie Jones
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5:18 AM
Swing Low
Artist : Bobby McFerrin w/Esperanza Spalding
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5:26 AM
Landslide
Artist : Curtis Counce Group
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5:32 AM
All Blues
Artist : Marian McPartland
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5:40 AM
Reclamation Zone
Artist : Stephan Crump’s Rosetta Trio
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Better Git It In Your Soul
Artist : Charles Mingus
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Playful Flute
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