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Caption: Bubber Miley, left
They’re best remembered for their mastery of the muted trumpet. Bubber Miley and Cootie Williams were standout musicians who performed with the Duk...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jan 24, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Toni Parenti
Shortly after jazz was introduced to a New York audience, many musicians migrated out of New Orleans, however, a core of the performers remained. F...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas
Mexico’s finest artists are among those we hear this week celebrating the genius of Mexican composer Manuel María Ponce. Enjoy solo works for piano...

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, KVNO, WXXI, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Jan 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 19
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This week on Wind & Rhythm, we honor the memory of three composers who passed away 2019, Andre Previn, Christopher Rouse, and Michael Colgrass. Wo...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KTXK, KVNO, KMFA, and WUAL


  • Added: Dec 31, 2019
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Vocalion Records
This is a celebration of some of the finest music and talented musicians who recorded between 1923 and 1933. Louis Armstrong, Fats Waller, Bix Beid...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: “The American Songster” Dom Flemons on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's encore broadcast of WoodSongs, folksinger Michael Johnathon honors one of the most important legacy’s in all of recorded music… Smit...

Bought by KCSC, Spokane Public Radio, KMXT, Red River Radio Network, WETS and more


  • Added: Dec 23, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 21
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From the Musician’s Spotlight Archives 2013: Winner of 20 Grammy awards and one of the most acclaimed musicians of his generation, guitarist and co...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 15, 2019
  • Length: 28:35
  • Purchases: 3
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From the Musician’s Spotlight Archives 2013: Winner of 20 Grammy awards and one of the most acclaimed musicians of his generation, guitarist and co...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WMUU-LP, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 15, 2019
  • Length: 29:04
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Noble Sissle
Lyricist, composer, vocalist and bandleader Noble Sissle had a very successful 60-year career in jazz and musical theater. He’s best know as the mu...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Dec 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Chance McCoy on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes folk super group The Folk Legacy Trio plus a Grammy Award winning Indie F...

Bought by Red River Radio Network, WSLR, WETS, WRGY, KHNS and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 23
Caption: Clarence Williams
instrument was the jug. Clarence Williams was a professional, yet he thoroughly enjoyed a relaxed performing style. Add in a little hokum, and the ...

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  • Added: Nov 27, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Kingston Trio on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes the legendary Kingston Trio plus Oklahoma Americana Folk Country Artist A...

Bought by KCHW, WSLR, KJZX, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KHNS and more


  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 26
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A weekly radio show that features the best in contemporary and classic Latin Jazz Music. Hosted by 15 year veteran Tony Vasquez.

Bought by WICR, Spokane Public Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio, and KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: EmiSunshine and her ukulele on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, it's a ukulele celebration with EmiSunshine, Victor & Penny and Diana Chittester.

Bought by KCHW, WETS, Radio Bristol, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KHNS and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 27
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A weekly radio show that honors the tradition and embraces the new in Latin Jazz by featuring the best in classic and contemporary artists of the M...

Bought by WICR, Yellowstone Public Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 08, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Matthew Mehaffey with Phil Nusbaum, Credit: Connie Shaver
The Oratorio Society of Minnesota presents a program entitled The French Connection at the Basilica of Saint Mary in Minneapolis on Friday November...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Nov 05, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Charlie Lincoln, Credit: Andrea Canter
Jazz pros Doug Little and Charlie Lincoln lead a group of high school jazz musicians known as the Twin Cities Jazz Workshop. The group learns music...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Nov 03, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Giving Thanks, Credit: Julia Meek
Gratitude IS the best attitude--and this week on Folktales, we're tracking this theory around the musical globe, with the Folktale of Giving Thanks.

Bought by 'The Sea', WFIU, GCR (Global Community Radio), WFIU, WLPR and more


  • Added: Oct 31, 2019
  • Length: 59:57
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: City transport c1925
Throughout time, musicians enjoy performing songs about transportation. The challenges of travel are highlighted in this program.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Oct 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: BB King's daughter Claudette King on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes The BB King Blues Band with special guests Claudette King and Michael Lee .

Bought by Red River Radio Network, Yellowstone Public Radio, WRGY, GCR (Global Community Radio), WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: American Roots Review , Credit: Tony Nelson
The multi-genre American Roots Revue convened by Larry Long is back with its original cast at the Dakota in Minneapolis, this Saturday at 7 and 9:3...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Oct 23, 2019
  • Length: 08:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Lonnie Johnson
In the 1920s, jazz and popular music meant the same thing. At that point the guitar moved out of the rhythm section to became another solo voice.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Oct 18, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Davina on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes the high energy blues and jazz sounds of Davina and The Vagabonds plus tr...

Bought by KJZX, Radio Bristol, WETS, Yellowstone Public Radio, Red River Radio Network and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 23
Caption: The Cathdedral at Puebla
Choral works from the 17th century to the 21rst, presented by Vocal Essence, Andrew Lawrence King and the Harp Consort, and others.

Bought by 'The Sea', GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Oct 08, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Arthur Lally, reed artist
It seems that before jazz became popular in America, the British were ready to adopt the new music. Even the Prince of Whales got into the act by b...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Oct 03, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1