WPSU Jazz Archive - April 2, 2021

Apr 2, 2021

Doc Severinsen - 1971
Credit Harry Harris / AP

An archive recording of the WPSU Jazz Show (from home edition) as broadcast on April 2, 2021, and hosted by Greg Petersen. This week, a musical tribute to Doc Severinsen who is the subject of a new PBS “American Masters” documentary.  

In the first hour, hear tracks from Dave Brubeck, GRP All-Star Big Band, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga, Doc Severinsen & His Orchestra. Ella Fitzgerald, Ed Wiley, Jr., Dennis Rowland, David Hazeltine, Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, and more.

In the second hour, hear Doc Severinsen, Earl "Fatha” Hines, Janis Siegel, Jimmy McGriff,  John Pizzarelli, Joshua Redman, Kenny Barron,  Louis Armstrong, Christian McBride, and more.