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 27, 2012

12:05 AM
On the River Saint Marie
Artist : Joe Williams
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Sippin At Bells
Artist : Sonny Clark
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12:20 AM
Rock Skippin’ At the Blue Note
Artist : Jim Hall
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12:20 AM
If I Never Get To Heaven
Artist : Irene Reid
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12:35 AM
Rain Check
Artist : Sonny Rollins
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12:50 AM
Get Happy
Artist : Randy Weston Trio
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12:50 AM
Teo
Artist : Claire Daly Quartet
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1:00 AM
Mo Better Blues
Artist : Jacky Terrasson
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1:00 AM
Smile
Artist : Jacky Terrasson
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1:00 AM
Old Devil Moon
Artist : Jacky Terrasson & Cassandra Wilson
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1:20 AM
And So We Carry On
Artist : Clifton Anderson
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1:20 AM
The Theme
Artist : Sid Simmons/Mike Boone/Byron Landham
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1:35 AM
In Your Own Sweet Way
Artist : Kenny Drew Jr./Marty Morell/Jon Burr
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1:35 AM
It Never Entered My Mind
Artist : Miles Davis
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1:50 AM
The Night Has A Thousand Eyes
Artist : Horace Silver
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1:49 AM
But He Knows
Artist : The Cookers
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2:00 AM
Suppertime
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
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2:00 AM
Will O’ the Wisp
Artist : Lew Soloff
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2:20 AM
Love for Sale
Artist : Ahmad Jamal
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2:20 AM
San Francisco P.M.
Artist : Clare Fischer Latin Jazz Big Band
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2:35 AM
One Thousand And One Nights
Artist : Marc Johnson & Eliane Elias
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2:35 AM
Little B’s Poem
Artist : Bobby Hutcherson
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2:50 AM
Dream
Artist : Cyrus Chestnut
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2:50 AM
Samba De Orpheus
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
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3:05 AM
That Old Black Magic
Artist : Denise King & Olivier Hutman Trio
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3:05 AM
Light Blue
Artist : Thelonious Monk
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3:20 AM
Goree
Artist : Lionel Loueke
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3:20 AM
Delilah
Artist : Sonny Fortune
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3:35 AM
Sunny
Artist : Stanley Turrentine
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3:35 AM
Zen and the Art of Samba
Artist : Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra
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Pannonica
Artist : Claire Daly Quartet
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Junction
Artist : Hot Club of Detroit
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4:00 AM
Double Rondo On the River
Artist : Wynton Marsalis
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Dahoud
Artist : South Florida Jazz Orchestra
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4:20 AM
Sayonanra Blues
Artist : Horace Silver
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4:30 AM
A Night In Tunisia
Artist : Miles Davis
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4:30 AM
King Cobra
Artist : Herbie Hancock
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4:45 AM
Pavillion
Artist : Clare Fischer Latin Jazz Big Band
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4:55 AM
Red Sails In the Sunset
Artist : The Blue Note 7
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5:05 AM
This Bitter Earth
Artist : Randy Crawford & Joe Sample
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Love Letters
Artist : Joey DeFrancesco
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5:20 AM
Since I Fell For You
Artist : Lee Morgan
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5:20 AM
Black Coffee
Artist : Sonny Criss
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5:35 AM
Painted On Canvas
Artist : Gregory Porter
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Search for Peace
Artist : McCoy Tyner
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Swept Away
Artist : Marc Johnson & Eliane Elias
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Body & Soul
Artist : Wes Montgomery
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