Toast of the Nation: Live All Night

Air Date and Time: 
Sunday, December 30, 2012 - 7:00pm
Station Identifier: 
WUSF 89.7

Count down and party to jazz all night long from coast to coast, with countdowns to midnight in all four continental time zones! The night is spirited, improvised, live, grooving and swinging with celebrations throughout the night. WBGO’s Rhonda Hamilton is your host!
Highlights include Wynton Marsalis’ performance of Louis Armstrong’s Hot Fives & Sevens, live from Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola, presented by Jazz at Lincoln Center; John Scofield live with his Uberjam Band; Henry Cole and the Afrobeat Collective; Dee Alexander’s Funkin’ with Electric Soul: A Tribute to Jimi Hendrix and James Brown; a reprise performance with Clark Terry and Red Holloway in 1990 at Joe Segal’s Jazz Showcase in Chicago; and Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band from Los Angeles. It's the perfect holiday special for any New Year's event.