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Coming up the week of August 2 – August 8:

Morning Jazz, weekdays 6 AM - 10 AM

New Day / New Play:

Featuring music from “Open Sky”, the new recording from pianist Art Hirahara.

Midday Jazz, weekdays 10 AM - 2 PM

Jazz at the Movies: Brian Delp celebrates the trumpet as used in film soundtracks, featuring music from Dizzy Gillespie, Terence Blanchard, Louis Armstrong & Miles Davis

Blues Break, weekdays 2 PM-4 PM

Afternoon Jazz, weekdays 4 PM-8 PM

  • Monday & Tuesday - Trumpeter Howard McGhee
  • Wednesday & Thursday - Vocalist Hadda Brooks

Evening Jazz, Monday - Thursday 8 PM- 1 AM

On this Day:

  • Monday- Milt Jackson "SKJ" from the album "Just the Way It Had to Be"
  • Tuesday- Wayne Shorter "Yes or No" from the album "Juju" and Max Roach "Man from South Africa" from the album "Percussion Bitter Sweet"
  • Wednesday- McCoy Tyner "Departure" from the album "Focal point"
  • Thursday- Clifford Brown/Max Roach "Stompin’ at the Savoy" from the album "Brown and Roach Incorporated"

Jazz After Hours, weeknights 1 AM-6 AM
In the Club:

  • Monday- Ella Fitzgerald "Perdido" Live in Chicago
  • Tuesday- Eric Harland "Cyclic Episode" Live at The Blue Note
  • Wednesday- Milt Jackson "The Quota" Live at Museum of Modern Art (NYC)
  • Thursday- Geri Allen "Four By FIve" Live at Reed College Portland, Oregon
  • Friday- Rahsaan Roland Kirk "Aluminum Baby" Live at Atlantic Studios NYC

Let Me Tell You 'Bout It: Tuesdays, 2 AM

saxophonist Berta Moreno

Portraits in Blue, Fridays, 8 PM & Saturdays, 7 AM
Jimmy McKracklin, Vol. 3

Latin Jazz Cruise, Fridays, 9 PM-11 PM

Jazz Night in America, Fridays, 11 PM & Saturdays, 6 PM

The Checkout, Saturdays, 12 AM - 1 AM

Simon Rentner celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Pi Recordings

One on One - Saturdays, 6 AM

Steve Adubato is joined by Shawn LaTourette; Alfa Demmellash; Dr. Rahil Briggs & Dr. Judy Aschner

Saturday Afternoon Jazz: Saturdays, 2 PM-6 PM
Keep The Faith, Saturdays, 3 PM
Donald Byrd & Pepper Adams, Dinah Washington, Freddie Hendrix and Cannonball Adderley

Salon Sessions, Sundays, 12 AM-1 AM

Sheila Anderson talks with special guest musicians & features their music and music that inspires them.

Come Sunday, Sundays, 6 AM-8 AM

Mavis Staples

Singers Unlimited, Sundays, 10 AM-2 PM

Michael Bourne brings you the best from Jazz vocalists

Sunday Spotlight, Sundays, 2 PM-4 PM

Rahsaan Roland Kirk

Sunday Night Music Mix, Sundays, 8 PM-midnight

Sheila Anderson mixes things up playing all forms of jazz from smooth jazz to soul to R&B to funk to Latin jazz and classic jazz & vocalists!