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
1:02 pm
Mon March 23, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - March 20, 2015

San Francisco Jazz Collective
Credit Siebe van Ineveld / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz show as aired on March 20, 2015.

In the first hour of the program, we're featuring all new Jazz releases. We’ll hear music by Steve Turre, the SF Jazz Collective, E.J. Strickland, Kyle Eastwood, Aaron Goldberg, and more.

In the second hour it’s back to jazz classics from the 50s and 60s as well as some more recent records. We’ll hear music by Clifford Brown, John Boutte, Donovan Roberts, Eric Reed, Human Motion, the Jaques Loussier Trio, Brad Mehldau, Red Garland, and more.

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Jazz
6:00 am
Sat March 14, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - March 13, 2015

Harry Connick Jr. - 2014
Credit bg_nh2014 / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on March 13, 2015, hosted by Greg Petersen. It's a special edition of WPSU Jazz featuring jazz singers.

In hour one, hear performances by Abbey Lincoln, Vicky Wyman, Anita O'Day, k.d. lang, Ann Hampton Callaway, Tony Bennett, Betty Carter, Susie Thorne, Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, and Cheryl Bentyne.

In hour two, hear LM Pagano, Louis Armstrong, Diana Krall, Kristin Korb, Harry Connick Jr., John Pizzarelli, Janis Siegel, Jane Monheit, Freddy Cole and Norah Jones.

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Jazz
9:36 am
Mon March 9, 2015

Jazz@The Palmer - The Rick Hirch Four

The Rick Hirsch Four in performance as part of WPSU Jazz@ThePalmer series.
Credit Greg Petersen / WPSU

An archive recording of a live Jazz@ThePalmer concert as aired on March 6, 2015, and recorded at The Palmer Museum on the University Park campus of Penn State.  The concert was recorded in September 2014 and is made possible by the support of Fred and Judy Sears and The Penn State Bookstore.

Hosted by WPSU’s Craig Johnson, the program features the Rick Hirsch Four:  Rick Hirsch - saxophones; Mac Himes - guitar;  Jeff Beck - bass; and Kevin Lowe - drums.

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10:42 pm
Sat February 21, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - February 20, 2015

Herb Alpert - 1967
Credit Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on February 20, 2015, hosted by Greg Halpin.

The first hour features tracks from Paul Grabowsky, Stanton Moore, Vijay Iyer Trio, Jeremy Pelt, Justin Kauflin, Kenny Wheeler Quintet, Eddie Henderson, Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox, Dr. John & Bonnie Raitt, Sean Jones Quartet, and The Red Garland Trio.

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Jazz
11:18 am
Sat February 14, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - February 13, 2015

Alberta Hunter
Credit Public Domain

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on February 13, 2015, hosted by Rana Glick.

The first hour features tracks from Cassandra Wilson, Chet Baker, Clare Fischer, Cab Calloway, Count Basie, Dave Brubeck, Dexter Gordon, Diana Krall, Doc Cheatham and Nicholas Payton, Dr. John, and Alberta Hunter.

In the second hour, hear Madeleine Peyroux, Ezra Weiss, John Coltrane, Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb, Zoot Sims, Abbey Lincoln with Hank Jones, Benny Carter, The Beatles, Dinah Washington and Johnny Mathis.

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Jazz
11:15 am
Mon February 9, 2015

Jazz@The Palmer - Organ Trio East

Organ Trio East
Credit Greg Petersen / WPSU

An archive recording of a live Jazz@ThePalmer concert as aired on February 6, 2015, and recorded at The Palmer Museum on the University Park campus of Penn State.  The concert was recorded in August 2014 and is made possible by the support of Fred and Judy Sears and The Penn State Bookstore.

The concert features the group Organ Trio East with Jay Vonada on trombone, Steve Adams on organ and Jim Schade on drums.

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Jazz
8:00 am
Sat January 31, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - January 30, 2015

Clifford Brown
Credit Creative Commons

In the first hour of the program, we're featuring all new Jazz releases. We’ll hear music by Aaron Goldberg, Omer Avital, The Hot Sardines, Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox and more.

In the second hour it’s back to jazz classics from the 50s and 60s as well as some more recent records. We’ll hear music by John Coltrane, Lee Morgan, Clifford Brown, Art Blakey, Miles Davis, and a vocal set by John Boutte and Melody Gardot.

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Jazz
6:00 am
Sat January 24, 2015

WPSU Jazz Archive - January 23, 2015

Billie Holiday
Credit Public Domain

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on January 23, 2015, hosted by Rana Glick.

The show features tracks from John Boutte, Houston Person, Billie Holiday, Joe Pass, Charle Mingus, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Nina Simone, Leah Chase, Cassandra Wilson, Art Tatum, Dexter Gordon, Sonny Rollins, David "Fathead" Newman, John Coltrane And Johnny Hartmann, Quincy Jones, Cannonball Adderley. Mccoy Tyner, Dizzy Gillespie, Chet Baker, Arethra Franklin and Vauhn Nark.

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11:15 am
Mon January 12, 2015

Jazz@ThePalmer Archive Recording

Passport Jazz Ensemble in performance at Jazz@ThePalmer, recorded in October 2013.
Credit Greg Petersen/WPSU

An archive recording of a Jazz@ThePalmer concert as aired on January 9 , 2015, and recorded in October 2013 and made possible by the support of the  

The concert features The Penn State Group "Passport."  Members of the group include: Kate Anderson – sax; Sean Durkin – trombone; Sam Heppleman – bass;  Jaren Angud – drums; and Donte Ford – piano. Penn State Professor Dan Yoder serves as the director for the group.

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Jazz
11:51 am
Sat January 3, 2015

Jazz@The Palmer - January 2, 2015

The Pittsburgh Trombone Project
Credit WPSU/Greg Petersen

An archive recording of a Jazz@ThePalmer concert as aired on January 2, 2015, and recorded in July 2014 in partnership will Jazz PA.  

The concert features The Pittsburgh Trombone Project, featuring Kevin McManus and Mark Snyder on trombone, Bob Insko on bass and Tom Blovier on piano.

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Jazz
9:23 am
Sat December 27, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - December 26, 2014

Kat Edmonson in performance on Austin City Limits.
Credit Scott Newton / KLRU/Austin City Limits

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on December 26, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

It's two hours of classic jazz from the 50s and 60s as well as some more recent recordings. Hear music by John Coltrane, The Vijay Iyer Trio, The Charlie Parker Quintet, Kat Edmonson, Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox, Oscar Pettiford, Bill Evans, Miles Davis, Kermit Ruffins and more.

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Jazz
11:07 am
Sat December 20, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - December 19, 2014

Tony Bennett in performance - 2003
Credit Tom Beetz / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on December 19, 2014, hosted by Andrew Belmonte.

The first hour features tracks from Sammy Davis Jr. with The Count Basie Orchestra, Marshall Vente, Allen Toussaint, Wayne Shorter, Oliver Nelson, George Gershwin, Louis Armstrong, Tony Bennett, Henry Mancini, Glenn Miller, and more.

In the second hour, hear Jim Christie, Mel Tormé, Nikki Yanofsky, Stanley Turrentine, Benny Golson, Bobby Hutcherson, Tony Bennett, the Peter Beets Trio, and more.

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Jazz
6:00 am
Sat December 13, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - December 12, 2014

Joe Pass - 1975
Credit Tom Marcello Webster / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on December 12, 2014, hosted by Greg Petersen.  It's a holiday jazz edition packed with great holiday music

The first hour features tracks from City of New Orleans, George Shearing, Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson
Billie Holiday, Vince Guraldi Trio, Ray Brown Trio with Dee Dee Bridgewater, Chris Botti, The Manhattan Transfer with Tony Bennett, Oscar Peterson, and Frank Sinatra.

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Jazz
9:04 am
Mon December 8, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - December 5, 2014

Diana Krall - Toronto 2007
Credit Chris Govias / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on December 5, 2014, hosted by Rana Glick and featuring a "ladies night" edition of her show.

The first hour features tracks from John Boutte, Suede, Blossom Dearie, K.D. Lang, Alicia Keyes, Ann Hampton Callaway, Leah Chase, Melody Gardot, Morgana King. and Joss Stone.

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Jazz
9:53 am
Thu December 4, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - November 28, 2014

Norah Jones performs at Farm Aid, 2010
Credit Larry Philpot / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on November 28, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

In the first hour of the program, hear new tracks from Paul Grabowsky, Stanton Moore, Kenny Barron & Dave Holland, Cedar Walton, Keith Jarrett & Charlie Haden, Marcin Wasilewski Trio & Joakim Milder, Scott Bradlee & Postmodern Jukebox, Kat Edmonson, Bill Frissell, and Arturo O'Farrill and the Chico O'Farrill Afro Cuban Jazz Orchestra.

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