More Highlights from Newport 2012

August 20, 2012 by Josh Jackson  
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More Highlights from Newport 2012

Photo by Erik Jacobs for NPR

The Checkout presents more highlights from the 58th Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island.  Hear selections from Three Clarinets, Three Cohens, Bill Frisell, John Hollenbeck Claudia Quintet with Kurt Elling, Jack DeJohnette All-Stars, Pedrito Martinez and the Berklee Global Jazz Ambassadors. WBGO’s Josh Jackson hosts.

Sunday Highlights from Newport Jazz 2012

August 14, 2012 by Josh Jackson  
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Sunday Highlights from Newport Jazz 2012

Photo by Erik Jacobs for NPR

The Checkout presents Saturday highlights from the 58th Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island.  Hear selections from the Lewis Nash Quintet, Ryan Truesdell’s Gil Evans Centennial Project, Kurt Elling, Miguel Zenon’s Rayuela Quartet and Rudresh Mahanthappa and Samdhi. WBGO’s Josh Jackson hosts.

Saturday Highlights from Newport Jazz 2012

August 7, 2012 by Josh Jackson  
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Saturday Highlights from Newport Jazz 2012

Erik Jacobs for NPR

The Checkout presents Saturday highlights from the 58th Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island.  Hear selections from the Dafnis Prieto Sextet, Darcy James Argue’s Secret Society, John Ellis Double-Wide, Jack DeJohnette Group and The Bad Plus with Bill Frisell. WBGO’s Josh Jackson hosts.

Relive the 2012 Newport Jazz Festival.  Full sets of music here.

Newport Jazz Festival Coverage on WBGO and NPR Music

August 2, 2012 by Josh Jackson  
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Newport Jazz Festival Coverage on WBGO and NPR Music

Photo by Irene Trudel

WBGO, WGBH and NPR Music present continuous coverage of the Newport Jazz Festival this weekend.  Josh Jackson hosts from Fort Adams State Park in Rhode Island.

The following times are for broadcast only.  Official set times are on the Newport Jazz Festival schedule (pdf).

www.npr.org/newportjazz

Saturday, August 4th
11:00am Broadcast Preview
11:15am Pedrito Martinez Group
11:50am John Ellis Double-Wide
12:40pm Jack DeJohnette Group
1:40pm Dafnis Prieto Sextet
2:25pm Darcy James Argue Secret Society
3:25pm The Bad Plus w/ Bill Frisell
4:25pm Three Clarinets
5:05pm Jack DeJohnette All-Stars
6:10pm Bill Frisell Plays John Lennon
7:00pm END

Sunday, August 5th
11:00am Broadcast Preview
11:05am Lewis Nash Quintet
11:50am Jenny Scheinman/Bill Frisell
12:20pm Kurt Elling
1:00pm Rudresh Mahanthappa and Samdhi
1:55pm Three Cohens
3:00pm Miguel Zenon Rayuela Quartet
4:00pm Ryan Truesdell Gil Evans Centennial Project
4:40pm John Hollenbeck Claudia Quintet + 1
5:20pm Tedeschi/Trucks Band
7:00pm END