Jazz

  • Lee Morgan
    Featured Artist of the Week: Lee Morgan

    This week on All Night Jazz we continue our seven day tribute to trumpet sensation Lee Morgan. Morgan, born on July 10, 1938 and a contemporary of our feature artist...

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  • Miles Davis
    James Suggs: A Tribute to Miles Davis

    One of the Bay Area’s favorite trumpet players, James Suggs, pays tribute to jazz icon Miles Davis on the 90th anniversary of Miles’ birth with a concert and conversation...

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This Week on All Night Jazz

Jazz Night in America
DC Jazz Loft Trios

Jazz has its capital cities: major gathering places like New York, Chicago and New Orleans. But the music manages to live plenty well in many other places too. What goes into those smaller ecosystems to enable jazz to thrive? How do talented musicians make it happen? In search of some answers,...more...

January 30, 2016, July 30, 2016 on WUSF 89.7 Jazz
Schedule:
Saturday 8:00 PM to 9:00 PM on WUSF 89.7
Host:
Christian McBride
Bassist extraordinaire, composer, arranger, educator, curator and administrator, Christian McBride, has been one of the most important and most omnipresent figures in the jazz world for 20 years. Sometimes hard to believe considering this man just entered his 40's. Beginning in 1989... Read More...

Jazz News

WUSF Programs

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...

Jazz Night in America is the next generation of jazz programming from NPR Music, WBGO, Jazz at Lincoln Center and clubs across America. This multi-platform show is hosted by Christian McBride, a multiple Grammy award-winning musician. The program features storytelling with...

For more than 30 years, Marian McPartland brought us illuminating visits with artists from the jazz world and beyond. These hours of music and conversation form a rich broadcast legacy only Marian could have created. It's an invaluable archive we sample from every...

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