Jazz

Fridays 10:00 p.m.-midnight

Join local hosts Greg Halpin, Rana Glick, Andrew Belmonte, and Greg Petersen each week for classic, mainstream, old, and new jazz.

kittymargolis.com

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, September 23, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen. 

In the first hour hear tracks from Dexter Gordon, Donna Byrne, The Earl Klugh Trio, Gerry Mulligan, Helen Merrill with Stan Getz, Herbie Mann & Phil Woods, Jerry Gonzalez and more.

In the second hour, hear Kitty Margolis, The Marsalis Family, The Mills Brothers, Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson, The Monty Alexander Trio, The  Ron Affif Trio, Diana Krall and more.

WPSU Jazz Archive - Sept. 16, 2016

Sep 17, 2016
Jan Persson / thejazzrecord.com

  

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on September 16, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte, featuring “Jazz From All Angles.”

In the first hour, hear performances by St Germain, Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Heath, Bela Fleck and The Flecktones, Larry Coryell, Buena Vista Social Club, Herbie Hancock, The Bad Plus, The David Murray Quartet and more.

In the second hour, hear Eric Dolphy, Dave Brubeck Quartet, iO String Quartet, Oliver Nelson, Phillip Glass, Charles Mingus, and more.

WPSU Jazz Archive - Sept. 9, 2016

Sep 10, 2016
Werner Nieke

  

An archive edition of the WPSU Jazz show as hosted by Greg Halpin and broadcast on Sept. 9, 2016.

We’re playing all new jazz in the first hour of the program from Omer Avital, David Gibson, Luis Perdomo, Houston Person with Ron Carter, Wolfert Brederode Trio, George Coleman, the Joe Policastro Trio, the New York Standards Quartet, the Kenny Barron Trio. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - Sept. 2, 2016

Sep 7, 2016
Kristine Larsen / janeirabloom.com

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on September 2, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick. 

In the first hour, hear Dexter Gordon, The Ralph Moore Quartet, Larry Young, The Charlie Hunter Trio, Chet Baker, Kurt Elling, Jane Ira Bloom, Eileen Farrell, and more.

In the second hour, hear Roberta Garbini, Abbey Lincoln, Chet Baker with Art Pepper, Clifford Jordan, Dave Grusin, Marion McPartland, Dan Yoder, and more.   

McOleo / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, August 26, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen. 

In the first hour hear tracks from Dexter Gordon, Diana Krall, The Duke Ellington Orchestra, Eddie Daniels, Ellis Marsalis, Kristen Gustafson and The Matt Nelson Trio.

In the second hour, hear Milt Jackson with Joe Williams, Paul Desmond & The Modern Jazz Quartet, Ray Brown, Louis Armstrong with Duke Ellington, Stan Getz, The Taylor/Grisman Jazz Quartet, Melissa Morgan, The George Coleman Quartet, and The Nat King Cole Trio.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - August 12, 2016

Aug 15, 2016
Hreinn Gudlaugsson / Creative Commons

    

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on August 12, 2016 and hosted by Greg Halpin. 

The first hour of the program features all new jazz releases from Uri Caine, Will Calhoun, Luis Perdomo, Brad Mehldau Trio, Houston Person with Ron Carter, George DeLancey, the Steve Kuhn Trio, and the Kenny Barron Trio. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - August 5, 2016

Aug 8, 2016
Bengt Nyman / Creative Commons

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on August 5, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick. 

In the first hour, hear Anita O’Day, Pearl Bailey, Charles Mingus, Chico Freeman, Art Blakey with Max Roach, Nat King Cole, The Heath Brothers, Coleman Hawkins, Oscar Peterson and more.

In hour two, hear Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, David Murray, Lizz Wright, Tuck & Patti, Joe Sample, Joe Bonner, Billy Harper, Andrew Distel, Jake Shimabukuro, and more. 

janissiegel.com

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show of July 29, 2016, hosted by Greg Petersen. This edition features jazz vocalists.

 

In the first hour, hear Abbey Lincoln, Anita O’Day, Ann Hampton Callaway, LM Pagano, The Manhattan Transfer, Maria Muldaur, Melissa Morgan, Michael Bublè & Nelly Furtado. and Ella Fitzgerald.

 

In hour two, hear Jane Monheit & Peter Eldridge, Janis Siegel, John Pizzarelli, June Christy, Harry Connick Jr.. Helen Merrill with Stan Getz. Tony Bennett, The Tierney Sutton Band, and 

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 22, 2016

Jul 28, 2016
Noop1958 / Creative Commons

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on July 22, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte, featuring “Jazz From All Angles.”

 

In the first hour, hear performances by John McLaughlin Trio, Al Jarreau, Jacques Loussier Trio, Bill Evans & Jim Holland, Eric Reid, Billy Strayhorn, Bruce Gertz Quintet, and more.

 

In the second hour, hear tunes by Willie Nelson, Kevin Spacey, Alanis Morissette, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Sonny Rollins, Joshua Redman, Carlos Ortega, and more. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 15, 2016

Jul 18, 2016
drummerworld.com

 An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on July 15, 2016 and hosted by Greg Halpin.

 

The first hour of the program features all-new jazz releases from Paul Grabowsky, Kenny Garrett, Ralph Peterson, Zaccai Curis, & Luques Curtis, The Wolfert Brederode Trio, The Joe Policastro Trio, Wolfgang Schalk, The Brad Mehldau Trio, and Omer Avital.

 

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 8. 2016

Jul 11, 2016
JBreeschoten / Creative Commons

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on July 8, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick with a special edition on love.

 

In the first hour, hear tracks from The Beatles, Abby Lincoln, Count Basie, Astrud Gilberto, Betty Carter, Blossom Dearie, Annie Ross, Bobby Short, Carmen McRae and more.

 

In the second hour, hear Charlie Parker, Clifford Brown with Max Roach, The Dutch Jazz Orchestra, Esperanza Spaulding, Etta James, and more.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - June 17, 2016

Jun 19, 2016
Ed Newman / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on June 17, 2016 and hosted by Greg Halpin.

 

The first hour of the program features new jazz releases from David Gibson, Marquis Hill, Spin Cycle, Dominick Farinacci, Matt Wilson's Big Happy Family, the Quincy Jones Orchestra, George Coleman, and Willie Jones III. 

 

teriroiger.com

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on June 10, 2016, produced and hosted by Craig Johnson. The recording features a Jazz@ThePalmer recording of the Teri Roiger Trio, as performed in July 2015. 

nonesuch.com

  An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, June 3, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen. 

 

In the first hour hear Lionel Hampton, Billie Holiday, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Aaron Copeland and Benny Goodman, Cleo Laine, Jimmy Smith, and Brad Mehldau.

 

In the second half, hear Diana Krall, Art Pepper, Louis Armstrong, The Benny Golson Quartet, Catherine Dupuis, Charles Mingus, Ellis Marsalis, and Ann Hampton Callaway.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - May 27, 2016

May 31, 2016
Angelo Deligio (Mondadori Publishers) / Creative Commons

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on May 27, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte, featuring “Jazz From All Angles.”

 In the first hour, hear music from Eric Reid, Eumir Deodato, Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers, Bill Evans, Frank Sinatra, Gene Kelly, and more.   In the second hour, hear music by Miles Davis, Adam Scone, Do Swing, Herbie Hancock, Beck Hansen, Air, The Branford Marsalis Trio, and more.

WPSU Jazz Archive - May 20, 2016

May 23, 2016
Sunnyside Records

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on May 20, 2016 and hosted by Greg Halpin.

 

In the first hour, hear tracks from Paul Grabowsky, New York Standards Quartet, Steve Kuhn Trio, Kenny Barron Trio The Ralph Alessi Quartet, Ed Cherry, Michael Dease, Camille Bertault, and Sarah Vaughn.

 

In the second half, hear performances by The Jazz Crusaders, Jessica Williams, Oscar Peterson Trio, Dexter Gordon, Stan Getz & João Gilberto, Jimmy Scott, Melody Gardot, John Coltrane, and Avishai Cohen.

Jimmy Katz / patriciabarber.com

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, May 13, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen.  This week, a special edition featuring jazz singers. 

 In the first hour hear Susannah McCorkle, Tony Bennett, Teri Roiger, Sarah Vaughn, The Manhattan Transfer, Kristin Korb, Harry Connick Jr., LM Pagano, Freddy Cole, and Annie Ross. 

In hour two, hear Vicky Wyman, Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington, Diana Krall, John Pizzarelli, Nina Simone. Tim Warfield with Herb Harris, Patricia Barber, Tony DeSare, Janis Siegel, Norah Jones, and Fred Astaire.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - May 6, 2016

May 9, 2016
Tom Marcello / Creative Commons

  

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on May 6, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick.

 In the first half, hear recordings by Ella Fitzgerald with Joe Pass, Joshua Redman, Ideal Bread, Art Pepper with Zoot Sims, Billy Taylor with Gerry Mulligan and more.   In the second half, hear Sonny Rollins with John Coltrane, The Dutch Jazz Orchestra, Charles Mingus, Freddie Hubbard, Miles Davis, Johnny Hodges with Bill Davis, Stanley Jordan and more.

WPSU Jazz Archive - April 29, 2016

May 2, 2016
johnpizzarelli.com

  An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on April 29, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte, featuring “Jazz From All Angles."

 In the first hour, hear music from The Keith Jarrett Trio, Prince, Claude Bolling Trio, The Pat Metheny Group, John Pizzarelli, Duke Ellington, Helen Merrill, and more.  In the second hour, hear music by Herbie Hancock, Nat King Cole, Luciano Pavarotti, Maceo Parker, Curly Martin, Hank Mobley, Cole Porter, and more.

WPSU Jazz Archive - April 22, 2016

Apr 25, 2016
Victor Verney / Creative Commons

The first hour of the program features all new jazz releaes from Ralph Peterson, David Murray, Geri Allen, Hiromi, George Coleman, Bill Charlap Trio, Daniel Freedman, Larry Young, Davina and the Vagabonds, and the Ian Carey Quintet+1.

 In the second hour of the program, you'll hear jazz classics from the 50s and 60s as well as more recent recordings from Freddie Hubbard, Steve Grossman, John Boutte, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Duke Ellington with Loius Armstrong, Joe Williams, Bill Evans, George Mraz, Chick Corea Akoustic Band, and Kermit Ruffins. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - April 15, 2016

Apr 16, 2016
stevetyrell.com

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on April 15, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick.

In the first hour, hear music from Pete Fountain, The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Band, The Heath Brothers, David Murray, and Archie Shepp. 

In the second hour, hear music by Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Tommy Dorsey, The Count Basie Orchestra, Steve Tyrell, Frank Sinatra, Lester Young, Carmen McRae, Billie Holiday, and more.    

SONY Pictures

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, April 8, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen. This week, the soundtrack to the film “Miles Ahead,” a biopic about Miles Davis is featured. 

 In the first hour hear Abbey Lincoln, Stan Getz & Kenny Barron, Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson,  Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald,  Lionel Hampton, Ray Brown, Monty Alexander & Russell Malone, and more.  

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on April 1, 2016, produced and hosted by Craig Johnson. The recording features a Jazz@ThePalmer recording as performed in October 2015.  Support for Jazz@ThePalmer comes from Fred and Judy Sears, and Tire Town Auto Service Centre in State College. 

 The concert features two Penn State student jazz combos.  In the opening set, it’s George’s Dilemma, featuring; Thomas Vosburgh on trumpet; Mack Jensen on alto sax; J.T. Hoffman on tenor sax; Steven Lieb on piano; Sebastian Goodrich on drums; and Mike Tanksley on bass. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - March 25, 2016

Mar 27, 2016
jazz.com

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on March 25, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte.

 In the first hour, hear music from Duke Ellington and Orchestra, Charles Mingus, Miles Davis, The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Kenny Burrell, The Benny Goodman Orchestra and more. 

In the second hour, hear performances by Edith Pilaf, Frank Sinatra, Paul McCartney, John Coltrane, Gary Burton, Chet Baker, Bruce Gertz, and more.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - March 18, 2016

Mar 19, 2016
kenpeplowski.com

  

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on March 18, 2016 and hosted by Greg Halpin.

In the first hour of the program, it’s all new and recent releases from Omer Avital, Larry Young, Willie Jones III, Ken Peplowski, The Rhythm Future Quartet, Herlin Riley, Bill Stewart and more,

In the second hour, hear classic jazz recordings from Clifford Brown & The Max Roach Quintet, Thelonius Monk Quartet With John Coltrane, Melody Bardot, Kat Edmonson, Madeleine Peyroux, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Eric Reed,  Bill Evans, Herb Albert, and more. 

WPSU Jazz Archive - March 11, 2016

Mar 12, 2016
Gisle Hannemyr / Creative Commons

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on March 11, 2016 and hosted by Rana Glick.

In the first hour, hear music from Amy Winehouse, Billy Childs, McCoy Tyner, John Batiste, Lisa Fisher, and more. 

In the second hour, hear Sonny Rollins, Mazzy Star, Marian McPartland, Eric Clapton, and more.    

Greg Petersen / WPSU

  

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on March 4, 2016, produced and hosted by Craig Johnson. The recording features a Jazz@ThePalmer recording of the Arthur Goldstein Quartet, as performed in September 2015.  Support for Jazz@ThePalmer comes from Fred and Judy Sears, and Tire Town Auto Service Centre in State College. 

Larry Philpot / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on Friday, February 26, 2016 and hosted by Greg Petersen. This week, a new album by Willie Nelson, singing songs by George & Ira Gershwin, is featured. 

In the first hour hear Dexter Gordon, Willie Nelson with Cindi Lauper, Wes Montgomery, Manhattan Jazz Quintet, The Manhattan Transfer, Steve Kuhn, Willie Nelson, and The Ray Brown Trio.

 In the second hour, hear Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson, Branford Marsalis with B.B. King, Joshua Redman, Russ Kassoff, Wayne Wallace, Diana Krall, Earl Klugh and more.  

WPSU Jazz Archive - Feb. 19, 2016

Feb 20, 2016
Luigi Beverelli / wyntonmarsalis.org

An archive recording for the WPSU Jazz show as aired on February 19, 2016 and hosted by Andrew Belmonte.

In the first hour, hear music from Oliver Nelson, Michael Tilson Thomas & Ralph Grierson, John McLaughlin Trio, Miles Davis, The Bob Thiele Collective, and more.

 

In the second half, hear The Keith Jarrett Trio, The Dollar Brand Trio, Billy Taylor, Duck Ellington & his Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis, Stephan Scaggiari Trio, and more.   

WPSU Jazz Archive - Feb. 12, 2016

Feb 13, 2016
Chris Hakkens / Creative Commons

With the upcoming Grammy Awards on Monday, this edition of WPSU Jazz features Grammy Nominated Jazz in the first hour of the program. We'll hear music from the Christian McBride Trio, Joshua Redman & The Bad Plus, Joey Alexander, and John Scofield, all of whom were nominated for Best Improvised Jazz Solo. 

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