WUCF

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WUCF, a listener supported service of the University of Central Florida, Orlando, broadcasts a 24-hour schedule of jazz music and other non-commercial programming from the University of Central Florida. 

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172 Pieces

Jazz and the American Spirit examines the great stories of Jazz across America by looking at and listening to the musicians who have created it. Hosted by saxophonist and University of Central Florida Director of Jazz Studies Jeff Rupert.

  • From: WUCF
  • Updated: Jan 29, 2021
Caption: Jazz Most Wanted
212 Pieces

Each week, Jazz Most Wanted counts down the song and artist from number ten to number one by playing the individual songs and by highlighting the players and aspects of the recording that make it special!

  • From: WUCF
  • Updated: Jun 20, 2024

Latest Pieces

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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, Paul Carrack & the SWR Big Band have been sitting pretty in the number one position for the past four weeks, will th...

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  • Added: Nov 03, 2023
  • Length: 58:59
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This week, Jeff continues his dive into the works of Jimmy Van Heusen.

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  • Added: Nov 03, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, our talented contenders have been playing a very competitive game of musical chairs as they move up and down our Lis...

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  • Added: Oct 27, 2023
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 3
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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, there has been some big changes on our Top Ten since last week, some of our newest challengers are fast tracking tow...

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  • Added: Oct 20, 2023
  • Length: 59:21
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This week, Jeff checks out different jazz eras and how the music has transitioned over the years.

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  • Added: Oct 20, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, we have two new Artists & their latest releases joining JMW this week, which makes for a real game changer… Who will...

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  • Added: Oct 13, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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  • Added: Oct 13, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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In this episode of Jazz and the American Spirit, along with host Jeff Rupert, we enjoy and examine the music of Autumn. Jeff takes us on a musical ...

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  • Added: Oct 06, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, we flashback to October of 2021: Mike LeDonne has gotten very comfortable in the number one position on our Jazz M...

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  • Added: Oct 06, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
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This week on Jazz Most Wanted, one of our newest Top 10 contenders has taken over number one after saxophonist Eric Alexander owned it for six week...

Bought by RADIOLEX, GCR (Global Community Radio), and RadioStPete Florida


  • Added: Sep 29, 2023
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3