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Annals of Jazz with Richard Hadlock
Annals of Jazz with Richard Hadlock Sun, May 29th from 8:00AM - 9:00AM
The Best of Chick Webb’s Orchestra
(originally aired 12/3/17)
Jazz on the Bay with Melanie O'Reilly
<strong>Jazz on the Bay</b> with Melanie O'Reilly</strong> Sun, May 29th from 9:00AM - 10:00AM
Featuring McCoy Tyner and Ron Carter
n this episode of Jazz on the Bay, Irish jazz singer Melanie O'Reilly meets two legends of the John Coltrane Quartet, the late McCoy Tyner, one of the most influential pianists of our times who chats to Melanie at the Healdsburg Jazz Festival , and the peerless virtuoso Ron Carter who is the most-recorded jazz bassist in history . Both Grammy Award winners talk about their early inspirations, their career in jazz as well as their many recordings. (Originally broadcast on RTE Radio 1, Ireland's National Public Radio).
New York Latino
New York Latino Sun, May 29th from 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Jesse ‘Chuy’ Varela highlights the music of Latin New York from the Mambo of Tito Puente to the Salsa of the Spanish Harlem Orchestra on The Latin Jazz Show.
Jazz Night In America with Christian McBride
Jazz Night In America with Christian McBride Mon, May 30th from 9:00PM - 10:00PM
Cory Wong and the Minneapolis Sound
"There's the guitar nerds, there's the jazz nerds, there's the funk nerds. And I am one of those... all of those" says Minnesota native Cory Wong. On this Jazz Night, we'll hear about the musical DNA from everybody's favorite rhythm guitarist — from meeting Prince early in his career to how optimism plays a role in his genre-spanning musical output. And get ready for summer's festival season with a bright and sunny set of jams from Cory and his backing band the Wongnotes live from the Newport Jazz Festival in 2021.
Ella Fitzgerald Special
Ella Fitzgerald Special Wed, Jun 1st from 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Ella Fitzgerald is often referred to as the First Lady of Song because of the purity of her voice, impeccable diction, phrasing, timing, intonation and her horn-like improvisation in scat singing. On Wednesday, Swing with Ella and her fellas on Jazz In The Afternoon.