Jazz: All Night, Every Night

WUSF, 89.7 has a decades-long tradition of bringing you the best in jazz all night, every night. Our knowledgeable and personable hosts -- Bob Seymour, Mike Cornette, Whitney James, Mark Feinman, and Richard Jimenez -- 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 Jazz: All Night, Every Night

Lester Young
Billie Holiday nicknamed him the “Prez” and he originated the slang usage of the word “bread,” meaning money, as well as one of the first to use the word  “cool.” He was also a phenomenal saxophonist. We’ll hear tenor man Lester Young, born on this day in 1909, on the next All Night Jazz with Mike Cornette, tonight at 9:00 PM on WUSF-89.7. (photo: William P. Gottlieb)
August 27, 2015 on WUSF 89.7, on Jazz

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Bob Seymour

Host Bob Seymour brings you great jazz music that you will not find anywhere else on the radio dial. Saturday nights at 9:00 PM, you are invited to take a journey into jazz!

Bob Seymour has been jazz director since 1981. He has produced broadcasts from the Sarasota Music Festival and La Musica International Chamber Music Festival, and has interviewed many prominent jazz performers. He is active in the local music community.

Musical Notes from Jazz: All Night, Every Night

Michael Ross & David Pate
Michael Ross and David Pate have been major players on the Bay Area jazz scene for years. As a matter of fact, their duet concert in St. Pete this week is a celebration of 40 years...
La Lucha
The members of the band, La Lucha, got to know one another at USF several years ago. The trio’s latest album, ‘Standards Not Standards,’ received airplay around the country and has...
Louis Armstrong
This Tuesday, join us for an hour celebrating the life and music of Louis Armstrong, on his birthday. We visit his home in Queens, now a museum, and hear about the 1,200-plus hours...

This Week on Jazz: All Night, Every Night

Wayne Shorter
Wayne Shorter is one of the truly individual voices in jazz. As a composer and saxophonist, he’s carved quite a path since coming through the groups of Art Blakey and Miles Davis,...
John Clayton
Tonight on All Night Jazz, host Mike Cornette will pay tribute to bassist John Clayton, who turns 63 today. He’s Grammy winner with 8 additional nominations and was the arranger fo...
Pat Metheny
Since he burst onto the scene in 1974 guitarist Pat Metheny has been at the forefront of jazz. He’s played with a who’s who of jazz royalty and led some of the most influential ban...

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