Jazz

  • Charlie Parker
    Celebrating Bird: The Life & Legend of Charlie Park...

    This Saturday is the 95th anniversary of the birth of the great Charlie Parker. Join us for a special program with Jeff Haas, in conversation with Parker historian...

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  • La Lucha
    Live in Studio: La Lucha

    The members of the band, La Lucha, got to know one another at USF several years ago. The trio’s latest album, ‘Standards Not Standards,’ received airplay around the country and...

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  • Stacey Kent
    Live in Studio: Stacey Kent & Jim Tomlinson

    Vocalist Stacey Kent and saxophonist Jim Tomlinson, the husband-wife jazz team based in the UK, are making a rare swing through Florida, with an appearance in St. Petersburg...

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This Week on All Night Jazz

Bill Frisell: Up and Down the Mississippi

"My father was born and grew up along Highway 61, way up in Minnesota, not far from Bob Dylan's childhood home. That road starts in New Orleans, follows the Mississippi River, up through the Delta, Memphis, St. Louis, Davenport, all the way up to the Canadian border. To think of the music that...more...

August 29, 2015 on WUSF 89.7 Jazz
Schedule:
Saturday 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM on WUSF 89.7
Host:
Christian McBride
Bassist extraordinaire, composer, arranger, educator, curator and administrator, Christian McBride, has been one of the most important and most omnipresent figures in the jazz world for 20 years. Sometimes hard to believe considering this man just entered his 40's. Beginning in 1989... Read More...

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WUSF Programs

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...

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!

Jazz Night in America is the next generation of jazz programming from NPR Music, WBGO, Jazz at Lincoln Center and clubs across America. This multi-platform show is hosted by Christian McBride, a multiple Grammy award-winning musician. The program features storytelling with...

For more than 30 years, Marian McPartland brought us illuminating visits with artists from the jazz world and beyond. These hours of music and conversation form a rich broadcast legacy only Marian could have created. It's an invaluable archive we sample from every...

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