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
8:00 am
Sat September 20, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - September 19, 2014

Oscar Peterson - 1950
Credit Public Domain

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on September 19, 2014, hosted by Greg Petersen.

The first hour features tracks from Herbie Hancock, Lionel Hampton, The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Kirsten Gustafson, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Milt Jackson
and the Ron Affif Trio.

The second hour features Shirley Horn, Stan Getz, The Taylor-Grisman Jazz Quartet
Louis Armstrong with Velma Middleton, Kenny Barron Trio, Joshua Redman
Gerry Mulligan & Paul Desmond, and Annie Ross.

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Jazz
9:32 pm
Sat September 13, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - September 12, 2014

Stan Getz
Credit Library of Congress

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on  September 12, 2014, hosted by Rana Glick.

The first hour features tracks from Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti and Egypt 80, Tony Allen, and Cool Crooners of Bluawayo.

In the second hour, hear Stan Getz with Joad Gilberto, The Brian Setzer Orchestra, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, and Zoot Sims.
 

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Jazz
12:01 pm
Mon September 8, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - September 5, 2014

Credit John Rogers for NPR / johnrogersnyc.com

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on September 5, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

In the first hour of the program, hear new tracks from The Sean Jones Quartet, Stefano Bollani, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander, the Alex Mercado Trio, and more.

In the second hour, hear performances by g.org, the World Saxophone Quartet, Aaron Goldberg, Stan Getz with Charlie Byrd, Cedar Walton, Young-Holt Unlimited, and more.

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Jazz
8:00 am
Sat August 23, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - August 22, 2014

Dianne Reeves with the Boston Pops on June 1, 2007
Credit Rich Moffitt / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on August 22, 2014, hosted by Greg Petersen. This special edition features all jazz singers.

The first hour features tracks from Dee Dee Bridgewater, Dianne Reeves, Harry Connick, Jr., Hellen Merrill with Stan Getz, John Pizzarerlli, Kat Parra, The Manhattan Transfer rand more.

In the second hour, hear performances by Melissa Morgan, Norah Jones, Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong, Michael Bublé, Patricia Barber, Tony Bennett, Ann Hampton Callaway with Liz Callaway
Janis Siegel, and others. 

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Jazz
8:00 am
Sat August 9, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - August 8, 2014

Stanley Turrentine 1976
Credit Associated Booking Corporation / Public domain via Wikimedia Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on August 8, 2014, hosted by Greg Halpin.

In the first hour of the program we'll hear new releases by Charlie Haden with Keith Jarrett, The Fred Hersch Trio, Azar Lawrence, the Revolutionary Snake Ensemble, Madeleine Peyroux, and more.

We'll hear jazz classics in the second hour with music by Duke Ellington, Stanley Turrentine, The Ahmad Jamal Trio, Billie Holiday, Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers.

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Jazz
10:11 am
Sat August 2, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - Jazz@ThePalmer

Passport Jazz Ensemble
Credit Greg Petersen

An encore presentation of a Jazz@ThePalmer concert recorded in October 2013 in the Lipcon Auditorium at the Palmer Museum of Art on the University Park campus of Penn State.  The 2013 series was supported in part by Fred and Judy Sears and Jeff Kern and Jerilyn Muth Kern.

The group features Kate Anderson on saxophone, Shawn Durkin on trombone, Sam Heppleman on bass, Sam Dante Ford on piano, and Yergin Eingud on drums.

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Jazz
8:00 am
Sat July 26, 2014

WPSU Jazz Archive - July 25, 2014

Ella Fitzgerald - 1946
Credit William P. Gottlieb - Library of Congress

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show broadcast on July 25, 2014, hosted by Greg Petersen.

The first hour features tracks from Duke Ellington & Orchestra, Earl "Fatha" Hines, Ella Fitzgerald, Earl Klugh Trio, Ernestine Anderson and more.

In the second hours, hear tracks from Gerry Mulligan & Paul Desmond, Harry Connick, Jr.,  J.J. Johnson, James Moody, Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington and others.

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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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Jazz
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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Jazz
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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Jazz
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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Jazz
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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