All Night Jazz

WUSF 89.7 has a decades-long tradition of bringing you the best in jazz all night, every night. Our knowledgeable and personable hosts – Mike Cornette, Lorri Hafer, Jackson Harpe, Richard Jimenez, and Dominic Walker – present the jazz classics along with the best new releases every hour, all night long. We hope you’ll check out our playlist here on the WUSF website, and appreciate your joining us as often as you can for America’s music – jazz – in the late night and early morning hours.

This week on All Night Jazz

Duke Ellington
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will commemorate the 118th anniversary of the birth of Duke Ellington with an emphasis on his work with our feature artist of the month, Ella Fitzgerald. We’ll hear his tribute to Ella called: “Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald.” Then later, on the Midnight Standard, we’ll hear another version of Miles Davis’ “All Blues.” The adventure...
April 29, 2017 on WUSF 89.7, on Jazz

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Mike Cornette
Mike Cornette

After an early stint in jazz radio Jazz Director Mike Cornette went on to enjoy a wide-ranging and comprehensive career in the music industry. Now he’s come back home to his jazz roots where he blends his experiences with jazz artists, record labels, music distribution, and music streaming services  to bring a unique perspective to WUSF’s All Night Jazz. Since his arrival he’s instituted several new features on All Night Jazz including:

  • The Jazz Trip@Ten, jazz impressions of the world and beyond heard nightly at ten;
  • Our weekly “Artist Feature” where each week we get an in depth look at a specific artist or event throughout the entire... Read More...

Musical Notes from All Night Jazz

Howard Johnson
Jazz tuba player Howard Johnson speaks with All Night Jazz host Mike Cornette about his encounters with Charles Mingus, Archie Shepp and Gil Evans as well as his time leading the S...
Corey Weeds
Canadian jazz saxophonist, record label owner, impresario, and entrepreneur, Cory Weeds speaks with All Night Jazz Host Mike Cornette about some of his current projects and the cha...
Whitney James
As she prepares for her annual Jazz Valentine show, February 10th at the Palladium in St. Petersburg, All Night Jazz host Whitney James exhibits her vocal talents as she joins Jazz...

This Week on All Night Jazz

Thelonious Monk
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will have a conversation with - and share music from, guitarist Steve Khan on his 70th birthday. Plus: “Elegant E...
Billy Strayhorn
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will chat with Canadian singer and songwriter Laila Biali as she prepares for an upcoming performance at HCC’s Yb...
Duke Ellington
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will visit some famed New York jazz venues, including the Savoy Ballroom, on our Jazz Trip@Ten. Plus: “Elegant El...

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