Labor Day Special

On Labor Day, Sept. 5, tune into WNCU to hear the best of the Newport Jazz Festival that took place on Aug. 6.  The Labor Day special will air from 7 a.m. – 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. EDT.  Tell Me More and Democracy Now will air at its regular times.

The Labor Day special lineup includes the following:

  • 7 a.m., Regina Carter’s Reverse Thread in Concert
  • 8 a.m., John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble in Concert
  • 9 a.m., Joey DeFrancesco Trio in Concert
  • 10 a.m., Ambrose Akinmusire Quintet in Concert
  • 11 a.m., Ravi Coltrane Quartet in Concert
  • 12 p.m., Randy Weston’s African Rhythms Trio
  • 1 p.m., New Black Eagle Jazz Band in Concert
  • 2 p.m., Mario Castro Quintet in Concert
  • 3 p.m., Avishai Cohen’s Triveni in Concert
  • 4 p.m., Mingus Big Band in Concert
  • 7 p.m., Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue in Concert
  • 8 p.m., Miguel Zenon in Concert
  • 9 p.m., Mostly Other People Do The Killing in Concert