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Just Jazz with Michael Burman
Just Jazz with Michael Burman Sat, Dec 3rd from 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Lester Koenig
Lester Koenig is best known, and rightly so, as producer for his classic West Coast Jazz label, Contemporary Records. But he had a prior career involvement with an earlier type of jazz.

Tune in to Just Jazz and hear a dozen performances of jazz in both styles produced by Koenig, almost all from the 1950s.
Juke In The Back (Encore at 10pm)
Juke In The Back (Encore at 10pm) Sun, Dec 4th from 7:00AM - 8:00AM
Boogie Woogie Rhythm & Blues
The blues style of Boogie Woogie piano features a strong left hand, playing repeated bass lines, leaving the right hand free to improvise around the keys. Men such as Pete Johnson, Albert Ammon, Meade "Lux" Lewis and Fats Domino dominated the field, but some of the best Boogie Woogie was played by women. Hadda Brooks, Camille Howard, Dorothy Donegan and others not only held their own, but in many cases surpassed the men in their playing ability.
Annals of Jazz with Richard Hadlock
Annals of Jazz with Richard Hadlock Sun, Dec 4th from 8:00AM - 9:00AM
Don’t Forget Cozy Cole!
(originally aired 9/4/16)
Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael
Jazz Inspired with Judy Carmichael Sun, Dec 4th from 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Billy Joel
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Jazz Inspired, we revisit one of my first interviews for the show, my conversation with Billy Joel, which he agreed to do on the condition that we record over lunch! We had lots of laughs and a very tasty lunch in a little restaurant in Amagansett, NY. Billy has been a lifelong jazz fan and even studied with jazz great Lennie Tristano. We talk about it all and how his love for jazz has influenced his own music.
Jazz Night in America with Christian McBride
Jazz Night in America with Christian McBride Mon, Dec 5th from 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Nate Smith + Strings in Memphis
Drummer Nate Smith, who is often celebrated for his groovy "pocket,” finds a new a dimension to his craft as a string arranger. Hear the premiere of his groovy sextet Kinfolk, with a double string quartet featuring members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra. It’s Nate Smith like you’ve never heard before.