Monday's Schedule

6:00 Jazz with Bob Parlocha
7:00 Morning Jazz
11:00 Bop, Blues and Ballads
3:00 Afternoon Jazz
7:00 Democracy Now!
8:00 Evening Jazz
10:00 Jazz with Bob Parlocha
12:00 Jazz After Hours

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News

Program of the Week, Sept. 21: The Measure of Everyday Life

Showtime: Sundays at 6:30 p.m.

“The Measure of Everyday Life” is a weekly interview program hosted by Dr. Brian Southwell featuring social science researchers who endeavor to improve the human condition. It airs each Sunday night from 6:30 – …

Program of the Week, Sept. 14: The Funk Show

Showtime: Saturdays from 4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Host Howard Burchette plays a blend of pop hits from the 70’s with some deep funk. Detailed information on musicians, bands and happenings on the funk scene during the 70’s.

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Program of the Week, Sept. 7: The Loft

Showtime: Thursday from 7 – 10 pm

Host Steve Taxman plays a blend of hard bop, free bop, and the avant garde. The playlist will include the Art Ensemble of Chicago, Kahil El Zabar, Henry Threadgill, Cecil Taylor, Billy Bang, Don Cherry and many more artists who explore free expression through …

Program of the Week, Aug. 31: Snap Judgment

Sundays from 7 – 8pm

Host and executive producer, Glynn Washington: Winner of the public radio talent quest

Before creating the Snap Judgment radio show, Glynn worked as an educator, diplomat, community activist, actor, political strategist, fist-shaker, mountain-hollerer, and foot stomper. Glynn composed music for the Kunst Stoff dance performances in San …

Jazz harmonica master Toots Thielemans dies at 94

Toots Thielemans, a jazz harmonica player, guitarist and whistler whose 1961 composition “Bluesette” became a jazz standard, has died, the Associated Press reported Monday. He was 94.

Belgian broadcaster RTL reported that his manager, Veerle Van de Poel, said that “there were no complications. He died …