Sunday's Schedule

6:00 Hallelujah Praise
11:00 Close to Thee
2:00 Reggae Scene
4:00 Bonjour Africa
6:00 Mastering Your Money
6:30 Radio Skywriter
7:00 State of the Re-Union
8:00 Snap Judgment
9:00 Making Contact
9:30 Cambridge Forum
10:00 The Tavis Smiley
12:00 Jazz After Hours

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News

Esperanza Spalding: Character Study

There was something both adventuresome and deeply comforting about a set I took in late last year at the Village Vanguard. It featured ACS, the all-star trio of pianist Geri Allen, bassist Esperanza Spalding and drummer Terri Lyne Carrington, a group that has been …

Henry Threadgill Awarded Pulitzer Prize

The 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Music has been awarded to saxophonist/flutist/composer Henry Threadgill. The Pulitzer Prize Board called Threadgill’s 2015 album In For a Penny, In For a Pound (Pi Recordings) “a highly original work in which notated music and improvisation mesh in a …

Program of the Week, April 13: Reggae Scene

Showtime: Sundays from 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Host DL spins traditional and modern reggae and dance hall mixes. Reggae is one of the most shows on WNCU.

NCCU Jazz Ensemble & Faculty to Perform at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola

The Jazz Studies program of the NCCU music department invites you to a performance of America’s “rare and valuable national American treasure” – jazz!

The NCCU Jazz Ensemble & faculty will perform at Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola in the Jazz at Lincoln Center complex, located in New York’s Columbus Circle on April 12, 2016 at 7:30 …

Program of the Week, April 6: Morning Jazz

Showtime: Monday – Friday from 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Host Aasim Inshirah blends classic straight-ahead jazz, Latin jazz, and blues tracks with mainstream jazz from emerging talent.