Jazz

Fridays 10pm-midnight

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

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Jazz
3:18 pm
Sat July 19, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 18, 2014

Zoot Sims 52nd Street Jazz Fair NYC July 6, 1976
Credit Tom Marcello Webster / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on July 18, 2014, hosted by Rana Glick.

In the first hour, hear performances by Annie Ross, The Erroll Garner Trio, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Wilber De Paris And His Septet, Red Nichols and his Orchestra, and Benny Goodman and orchestra.

The second hour features music from Teddy Wilson, Coleman Hawkins,  Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, and Zoot Sims.

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2:45 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 11, 2014

Miles Davis - 1955
Credit Tom Palumbo / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on July 11, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

In the first hour, hear new jazz releases from Melissa Aldanna and Crash Trio, Joshua Redman, Elio Villafranca & The Jass Syncopators, Ginger Baker and more.

In the second hour of the program hear classic performances from Miles Davis, Maria Schneider, The Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Bill Evans, and more.

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9:16 am
Sat July 5, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 4, 2014

Cleo Laine performing at Playa Vista, Los Angeles - 2007
Credit Michael Cohn / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on July 4, 2014, hosted by Andrew Belmonte.

The first hour features Richard Hyman, Lee Morgan, Duke Ellington & Orchestra, Dollar Brand Trio, George Benson Trio, Nat King Cole Trio, and the Ray Brown Trio.

In the second hour, hear Louie Anderson Big Band, Cleo Laine, The Bill Evans Trio, Dave Brubeck Quartet, Louis Armstrong & The All-Stars, and music by Irving Berlin.
 

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Jazz
9:00 am
Sat June 28, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - June 27, 2014

Abbey Lincoln
Credit Roland Godefroy / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on June 27, 2014, hosted by Greg Petersen.

The first hour features tracks from Abbey Lincoln, Alvin Batiste, Art Pepper, and Anita O'Day.

The second hour features performances by Benny Carter,  Ann Hampton Callaway, the Bill Evans Trio with Stan Getz,  Bobby Hutcherson, Diana Krall and Ella Fitzgerald with Louis Armstrong.

Also included, two track from saxophonist Tim Warfireld from his newest CD "Inspire Me."

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10:37 am
Sun June 22, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - June 20, 2014

Horace Silver (1989)
Credit Dmitri Savitski / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on June 20, 2014, hosted by Rana Glick.

The first hour features tracks from Queen Latifah, Mel Tormé, Dean Martin Charlie Parker, and jazz vocalist Jimmy Scott who passed away on June 12.  

The second hour features a tribute to Horace Silver who began his career as a tenor saxophonist but later switched to piano. Silver passed away on June 18.

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9:01 am
Sat June 14, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - June 13, 2014

Herbie Hancock
Credit Guillaume Laurent / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on June 13, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

It’s all new jazz releases in the first hour of the program with music from Jimmy Cobb, Louis Hayes, the Neil Cowley Trio, Mindi Abair, the Ted Rosenthal Trio, Loius Prima, and more.  

It’s back to classic jazz in the second hour of the program with music by Herbie Hancock, Kenny Dorham, Aaron Goldberg, Hank Mobley, The Jazz Crusaders. We'll also hear a vocal set from Nina Simone, Kat Edmonson, and Lisa Biales.

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7:41 pm
Sat June 7, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - Jazz@ThePalmer

David Stambler Quartet
Credit Photo: Greg Petersen

An encore presentation of a Jazz@ThePalmer concert recorded in September 2013 in the Lipcon Auditorium at the Palmer Museum of Art on the University Park campus of Penn State.  

The featured group is the David Stambler Quartet and features Stambler on saxophone; David Tucker on drums; Tom Baldwin on bass, and Alan Blackman on piano.

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10:23 am
Mon June 2, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - Jazz@ThePalmer

Arthur Goldstein

An encore broadcast of a "Jazz@ThePalmer" concert recorded on August 22, 2013 and featuring the Arthur Goldstein Jazz Quartet.  Featuring Arthur Goldstein, piano - Jim Robinson, bass - Steve Bowman, saxophone - Levin Lowe, drums.

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9:57 am
Tue May 27, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - May 23, 2014

Woody Allen

From Jazz in Film to Soundtracks and Songbooks from the greatest lyricists, vocalists and musicians, "Rain in The Evening" will preview her new season with the music from some of Woody Allen's greatest films.

Listen in for a surprise opening track and the predictable yet untraditional renditions of "Over The Rainbow" that bring each show to its conclusion.

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2:05 pm
Sat May 10, 2014

Jazz@The Palmer - Benny Benack Trio

Benny Benack III

An encore broadcast of WPSU's Jazz@The Palmer series recorded in July 2013 featuring The Benny Benack Trio.

Trumpeter/Vocalist Benny Benack has gained a reputation for being incredibly versatile. He has won every major jazz trumpet competition including the Carmine Caruso International Jazz Trumpet Soloist Competition (2011), International Trumpet Guild Jazz Competition (2011), and the National Trumpet Competition - Jazz Division (2012).

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10:39 am
Sat May 3, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - May 2, 2014

Whitney Chirdon and Greg Petersen

Whitney Chirdon and Greg Petersen host a special edition of the WPSU Jazz Show ... a lounge music edition!  Music from Frank Sinatra, Julie London, Tony Bennett, Peggy Lee, Mondo Exocita, and much more.  Listen for a musical performance by Robert Mitchum.  It's a fun two-hour throwback to a different time!

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12:00 am
Fri April 25, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - April 25, 2014

An archive recording of WPSU Jazz program broadcast on April 25, 2014 with Rana Glick.

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12:00 am
Fri April 18, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - April 18, 2014

An archive recording of WPSU Jazz program broadcast on April 18, 2014 with Greg Halpin.

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