Jazz: All Night, Every Night

WUSF, 89.7 has a decades-long tradition of bringing you the best in jazz all night, every night. Our knowledgeable and personable hosts -- Bob Seymour, Mike Cornette, Whitney James, Mark Feinman, and Richard Jimenez -- present the jazz classics along with the best new releases every hour, all night long. We hope you’ll check out our playlist here on the WUSF website, and appreciate your joining us as often as you can for America’s music – jazz – in the late night and early morning hours.

This week on Jazz: All Night, Every Night

Fifty years ago this week, a new big band, led by Thad Jones and Mel Lewis, began playing Mondays at New York’s Village Vanguard. The New York Times gave it a mention, saying the engagement might last several weeks. But now, some 2,500 Mondays later, the band – now The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra – is still playing at that famous little basement club every Monday night. We’ll celebrate one of the...
February 8, 2016 on WUSF 89.7, on Jazz
Schedule:

Monday - Friday 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM
Saturday 1:00 AM to 6:00 AM | Sunday 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM on WUSF 89.7

Contact Info:

bseymour@wusf.org

Host:
Bob Seymour

Host Bob Seymour brings you great jazz music that you will not find anywhere else on the radio dial. Saturday nights at 9:00 PM, you are invited to take a journey into jazz!

Bob Seymour has been jazz director since 1981. He has produced broadcasts from the Sarasota Music Festival and La Musica International Chamber Music Festival, and has interviewed many prominent jazz performers. He is active in the local music community.

Musical Notes from Jazz: All Night, Every Night

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Two of WUSF’s favorite jazz artists, Dick Hyman and Whitney James, perform together for the very first time, this Sunday afternoon at 3:00 in the Mainstage Theater at HCC/Ybor City...
JOHN LAMB – the bassist for Duke Ellington in the 60s, and a prominent Bay Area musician for decades – leads a new quintet this Sunday afternoon, in concert at HCC/Ybor City. It’s...

This Week on Jazz: All Night, Every Night

Arturo Sandoval
It’s been fifteen years since Cuban born trumpeter Arturo Sandoval defected to the United States. Since then he’s won ten Grammy Awards, six Billboard Awards and an Emmy. Tonight o...
Billy Strayhorn
It doesn’t take a weatherman to tell it’s been unseasonably warm this week. Tonight on All Night Jazz, Mike Cornette will heat it up even further with three hours of songs about ou...
Fats Navarro
Sometimes called the first hard bop trumpeter, tonight on All Night Jazz we’ll hear from the colorful Fats Navarro. Though his brief but meteoric career ended with his passing in 1...

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