WPSU-header-triangles.png
Public Media for Central Pennsylvania
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

WPSU Jazz Archive - 11/4/22

CORRECTION Obit Ellis Marsalis
Sophia Germer
/
AP
This April 28, 2019, file photo, shows Ellis Marsalis during the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in New Orleans. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell announced Wednesday, April 1, 2020, that Marsalis has died. He was 85.

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show as broadcast on November 4, 2022, and hosted by Greg Petersen. The broadcast features tracks from Al Grey, Anita O’Day, Cannonball Adderly, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Allen Toussaint, Nat King Cole, Oscar Peterson, Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins, Diana Krall, Earl Klugh, Ella Fitzgerald, Ellis Marsalis, Alvin Batiste, James Moody Jane Monheit, Baden Powell, Billie Holiday, Dee Daniels, and more.

Greg Petersen was the director of broadcasting for WPSU/Penn State Public Media. He is still a host of the WPSU Jazz program and occassionally fills in as on-air host during Morning Edition and All Things Considered. He is also now the Chair of WPSU's Board of Representatives. He worked in various positions at WPSU for more nearly 30 years.
Related Content