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2 hours of women jazz artists; flautists, pianists, band leaders, singers, saxophonists & more...

A Jazz World
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Wed, 03/18/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Women in Jazz

A conversation with guitarist Leni Stern

A Jazz World
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Wed, 03/04/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Join us for a conversation with Guitarist Leni Stern as we talk about her music and Portland concert

Join me and my guest Ed Bennett for a musical journey.

A Jazz World
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Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Special guest bassist Ed Bennett shares gems from his extensive record collection.

South African Jazz

A Jazz World
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Wed, 02/04/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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During the Apartheid years, creative music flourished in the expatriate communities
South Africa has a rich history of jazz, disrupted but ultimately unstiffled by the years of Apartheid, during which many of the country's top creative musicians were forced into exile, becoming cultural ambassadors to the rest of the world. On today's program we will hear selections from Abdullah Ibrahim, Chris McGregor, Johnny Dyani, Bheki Mseleku, and others.  Guest host: Andy Hosch of Africa O-Yé! and A Different Nature. ///  And remember, it's KBOO's winter membership drive, so please call in with your support!

Chi Jazz and more

A Jazz World
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Wed, 01/21/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Tune in for a few favorites from 2014 and a taste of Chicago jazz.

Looking back & looking forward

A Jazz World
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Wed, 01/07/2015 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Tune in for a few songs of Peace, favorites from 2014 and more.

A holiday gift, what do you want to hear?

A Jazz World
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Wed, 12/24/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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I will try to find and play your requests today. My gift to you all.

New Music on A Jazz World

A Jazz World
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Wed, 12/10/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Today I'll share a variety of new releases as we explore a jazz world.

Special guest pianist & composer Mark Simon

A Jazz World
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Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Join us for a conversation with pianist Mark Simon about his new CD "Inkling" and more great music.

Afro-centric Jazz

A Jazz World
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Wed, 10/29/2014 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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David Lifton is away this week; Andy Hosch sits in.
Music from Joe Henderson, Alice Coltrane, Horace Tapscott, Max Roach & Abbey Lincoln, McCoy Tyner, Yusef Lateef,  and much more.


OU with Amy Denio LIVE on KBOO

A Jazz World
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Wed, 10/15/2014

OU is genius. They take you on a Mediterranean joyride of vivacious original compositions with folk sensibility, jazz with fiercely funky rhythms, topped with gorgeously lush vocals, sung in Sardinian, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese and English.

Based in Rome, Italy, the three women are Sardinian, the three men pure Romans. Bass drums and piano form the lively rhythm section ~ then trumpet, sax, ukelele, glockenspiel and 6 glorious voices weave themselves over the contagious rhythms.

Amy Denio (rhymes with ‘Ohio’ or ‘gennaio’) is a composer, singer, multi-instrumentalist, audio engineer, international collaborator, and record producer. Her main instruments are voice, accordion, alto saxophone, clarinet, electric guitar, and bass, and she's a budding thereminist. She has played at festivals, churches, schools, prisons and mercury mines throughout East & West Europe and North America, as well as in Taiwan, Japan, Hong Kong, India, Brazil, and Argentina.

  • Length: 23:51 minutes (16.38 MB)
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A Jazz World playlist for 04/01/2015

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A Jazz World
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Alan Jones SextetBackyardStorylineself produced
Thelonious MonkRhythm-A-NingCriss-CrossColumbia
Luciana SouzaOh You Crazy MoonThe Book Of ChetSunnyside
Kevin DietzNew BeginningsSkylinesOrigin
Michael WinkleThis DanceJazz in PortlandKMHD
Annie AverreI'll Remember AprilAmongst Friendsinhousejazz.org
Jesse MarquezY LlueveAll I See Is SkyCarena Records
Papo VazquezThe MoleSpirit WarriorPicaro Records
Anat CohenLonnie's LamentPoeticaAnzic
Patricia BarberIf I Were BlueVerseBlue Note
Geri AllenTears of a ClownGrand River CrossingsMotema
Christine Jensen Jazz OrchestraVernal SuiteTreelinesJustin Time Records
Ta Lam 11Fables of FabusMingusJazzwerkstatt
Nina SimoneOld Jim CrowNina Simone Sings NinaVerve
the tiptons saxophone quatetHumans in Tiny Lower Casetiny lower caseSowie Sound
Annette LowmanA Dime Away From A Hot DogBrown BabyMinor Music
Geri AllenWanna Be Startin' SomethingGrand River CrossingsMotema

A Jazz World playlist for 03/18/2015

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The Tiptons Sax QuartetImpishStrange Flowertiptonxsaquartet.com
Geri Allen, Charlie Haden, Paul MotianSee You at Per Tutti'sYear of the DragonJMT
Sarah VaughnDon't Be On The OutsideIn The Land Of Hi-FiEmarcy/Mercury
Billie HollidayAin't No Nobody's Business If I DoThe Billie Holliday StoryMCA Records
Toshiko Akiyoshi - Lew Tabackin Big BandKogunRoad TimeRCA
Carmen McCrae & Betty CarterIt Don't Mean a Thing if it Ain't Got That SwingDuets Live at The Great American Music HallVerve
Nina SimoneYou Better Know ItNina Simone Sings EllingtonGhent
Carla Bley BandSong Sung Longlive!ECM
Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth EnsembleCause and EffectBlack UnstoppableDelmark
Abbey LincolnCaged BirdGolden LadyINNER CITY
Maria Schneider Jazz OrchestraChoro DancadoConcert in the GardenArtistShare
Anat CohenSiboneyNotes From the VillageAnzic
Jane BunnettEpistrophySpirits of HavanaMessidor
Esperanza SpauldingPerazelaJunjoAyva Music
Dee AlexanderRossignolWild is the Windblujazz
Nancy KingAlligator DancingKing on the RoadCardas Records
Regina CarterFull TimeReverse ThreadE1 Entertainment
Ingrid JensenJurikiHigher Groundenja

A Jazz World playlist for 03/04/2015

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A Jazz World
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Malachi Thompson & Africa BrassLift Every Voice and SingLift Every VoiceDelmark
Dave Liebman Big BandEl GauchoA Tribute to Wayne ShorterMAMA Records
Dave LiebmanDanza del PajaroCeremonyChesky
Leni SternOusmaneAfricaLSR recordings
Leni SternPoint FallingSecretsenja
Leni SternBaonaanJelellLSR Recordings
Leni SternDimbali MaJelellLSR Recordings
Randy WestonTanjahTanjahPolydor
Billy Bang SextetSinawe MandelasLive at Carlos 1Soul Note
Dee Dee BridgewaterMama Don't Ever Go AwayRed EarthDDB Records Emarcy
Oscar Brown JrHumdrum BluesSin & SoulColumbia
Cannonball Adderley with Ernie AndrewsI'm a Born World ShakerLive Session!Capitol
Cannoball Adderley QuintetFunMercy, Mercy, Mercy! Live at "The Club"Capitol

A Jazz World playlist for 02/18/2015

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A Jazz World
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Wynton KellyTemperanceKelly at MidnightVee Jay
Moacir SantosNanaMaestroBlue Note
Bill EvansSpeak LowNew Jazz ConceptionsRiverside
Carmen McReaLet There Be LoveLive at Sugar Hill S.F.Time Records
JJ JohnsonOld Devil MoonDial J.J. 5CBS/Sony
Jean-luc PontySunday WalkSunday WalkBASF
Horace SilverNo Smokin'The Stylings of SilverBlue Note
Maynard FergusonDanny BoyMaynard FergusonWyncote
Miles DavisConcierto de AranjuezSketches of SpainColumbia
Red MitchellScrapple From the ApplePresenting Red MitchellContemporary Records
Sonny ClarkCool Struttin'Cool Struttin'Blue Note
George WallingtonEscalatingThe George Wallington TriosPrestige
Chet Baker & Art Pepper SextetPicture of HeathPlayboysWorld Pacific Records
Johnny GriffinMil DewIntroducing Johnny GriffinBlue Note
Bud PowellReets and IThe Amazing Bud Powell Vol. 2Blue Note
Elmo HopeMinor BerthaElmo Hope TrioContemporary Records
Thad JonesSlipped AgainThe Magnificent Thad JonesBlue Note

A Jazz World playlist for 02/04/2015

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Chris McGregor's Brotherhood Of BreathThunder In The Mountain [7'14]Country CookingVirgin
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Abdullah IbrahimBombella [6'29]ZimbabweEnja
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Abdullah Ibrahim & EkayaAfrican River [9'48]African RiverEnja
Johnny Dyani QuartetSong For Biko [4'52]Song For BikoSteepleChase
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Bheki MselekuViolet Flame [7'07]Beauty Of SunriseVerve
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Chris McGregor's Brotherhood Of BreathNick Tete [5'58]BrotherhoodFledg'ling
Johnny Dyani QuartetBlues For Moyake [7'02]Angolian CrySteepleChase
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Bheki MselekuBlues For Afrika [6'19]CelebrationWorld Circuit
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Julian Bahula's Jazz AfrikaWoza Cindi [7'56]Spirit Of Malombo: Malombo, Jabula, Jazz Afrika 1966-1984Honest Jon's
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Abdullah IbrahimTafelberg Samba / Carnival Samba [6'59]Mantra ModeEnja
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Johnny Dyani SextetRadebe [6'24] (excerpt)Witchdoctor's SonSteepleChase
South Africa has a rich history of jazz, disrupted but ultimately unstiffled by the years of Apartheid, during which many of the country's top creative musicians were forced into exile, becoming cultural ambassadors to the rest of the world. Guest host: Andy Hosch of Africa O-Yé! and A Different Nature. 

A Jazz World playlist for 01/21/2015

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A Jazz World
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Chick Corea TrioFingerprintsTriologyConcord Jazz / Stretch
Orin EvansMeant to ShineLiberation BluesSmoke Sessions
Kenny Barron & Dave HollandThe Only OneThe Art of ConversationImpulse
Clarence WheelerOblighettoThe New Chicago BluesAtlantic
Lou RawlsSouthside Bues / Tobacco RoadLive!Capitol
Malachi ThompsonJammin' at the PointFreebop Now!Delmark
Chico FreemanPeaceful Heart, Gentle SpiritPeaceful Heart, Gentle SpiritContemporary
Von FreemanHard Hittin'The Great DividePremonition Records
Dee AlexanderLong As You're Livingunplugged...self produced
Oscar Brown Jr. & Maggie BrownBird to Word - Billie's BounceWe're LiveESP-DISK
Jason Adasiewicz's Sun RoomsClassic RouteFrom the RegionDelmark
8 Bold SoulsThe Big DIg8 Bold SoulsJazz Arabesque
Patricia BarberInvitationNightclubPremonition Records
Mose AllisonCity HomeI've Been Doin' Some Thinkin'PC / Atlantic
Gregory PorterThe In CrowdLiquid SpiritBlue Note
Cold SweatGive It Up Or Turn It LoosePlays J.B.Winter & Winter
Chico FreemanBlues on the BottomThe Pied PiperBlackhawk

A Jazz World playlist for 01/07/2015

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A Jazz World
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Gil Scott Heron & Brian JacksonPeace Go With You BrotherWinter in AmericaStrata-East
Billy BangPrayer for PeacePrayer for PeaceTUM Records
Ken Vandermark's Sound in Action TrioPeaceDesign in TimeDelmark
Gordon Lee with Mel Brown's SepetSunset at the BeachTuesday NightOA2 Records
Fractal QuintetNinjazzPrecpiecesPJCE
Mark Simon QuintetEscapadeInklingPJCE
Andrew Oliver TrioSt. MaloThe Northwest ContinuumPJCE
Operation NorthwoodsThe Garden of Forking PathsThe Bureau of FictionPJCE
Rich Halley 4The Semblance of StealthThe Wisdom of RocksPine Eagle Records
Audio OneThe FloorAn International ReportAudio Graphic Records
Charles LLoydLady GaborManhattan StoriesResonance Records
Henry Butler & Steven BernsteinBuddy Bolden's BluesViper's DragImpuse
Rebecca Kilgore with Harry Allen QuartetOne Man Ain't Quite EnoughI Like MenArbors Jazz
Elio Villafranca and the Jazz SyncopatorsSunday Stomp at Congo SquareCaribbean TingeMotema

A Jazz World playlist for 12/24/2014

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A Jazz World
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Wynton Marsalis QuartetWe Three Kings of Orient AreGod Rest Ye Merry JazzmenColumbia
Joe LovanoSounds of JoySounds of JoyEnja
Sun RaFate in a Pleasant MoodLive in Ulm 1992Leo Records
David FriesenDance With MeWhere the Light FallsOrigin
Brian FreelandChristmas, One Time Throughout the Yearsingleself produced
Catherine RussellAfter the Lights Go Down LowBring it BackJazz Village
Sun RaSay It Isn't SoReflections in BlueBlack Saint
Frank Walton & Yoron Israel SextetHipssippi BluesLive in ChicagoHan-Wal Productions
Dawan MuhammadWhat Me WorryPreachin' to the ChoirLifeForce Jazz
Gordon Lee with the Mel Brown SeptetChange Your DreamsTuesday NightOA2 Records
Steve Lacy & Roswell Rudd QuartetEronelEarly and LateCuneiform Records
Esperanza SpaudingLoroJunjoAyva Music
Sonny RollinsDon't Stop the CarnivalRoad Shows Vol. 3Doxy
Kahil El'Zabar & Billy BangSweet IreneSpirits EnteringDelmark
Miami Jazz ProjectDahomey DanceThe Miami Jazz ProjectZoho
Carmen LundySoul to SoulSoul to SoulAfrasia
Nicole Mitchell's Ice CrystalYearningAquariusDelmark
Ed BennettSolariEn RouteSaphuRecords

A Jazz World playlist for 12/10/2014

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A Jazz World
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Miguel ZenonIdentities are ChangeableIdentities are Changeablemiel music
Fareed HaquePoonjob in the PunjabTrance HypothesisDelmark
Amir ElSaffarEmbubum-Ishtarum-PitumAlchemyPi Recordings
Gilad Atzmon & the Orient House EnsembleSomewhere in ItaySongs of the MetropolisWorld Village
Rich HalleySnippet Stop wrapRequiem For a Pit ViperPine Eagle Records
Mary Halvorson SeptetFour Pages of RobotsIllusionary SeaFirehouse 12 Records
Laurie AntonioliRainy Night HouseSongs of Shadow, Songs of Light The Music of Joni MitchellOrigin Records
Kenny Barron & Dave HollandThe OracleThe Art of ConversationImpulse
Carmen LundyGrateful Pt. 1Soul to SoulAfrasia
Otis Brown IIIThe Way (Truth & Life)The Thought of YouBlue Note
Betty CarterAll I've GotI Can't Help ItImpulse
Harry Allen's All Star Brazilian BandPiano Na MangueirraFlying over RioArbors Jazz
Gabriel Espinosa & Hendrik MeurkensEncuentro MayaSamba Little SambaZoho
Dexter GordonNight in TunisiaOur Man in ParisBlue Note
Trio 3 + Jason MoranListenRefraction - Breakin' GlassIntakt

A Jazz World playlist for 11/26/2014

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A Jazz World
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Chick Corea TrioSpainTriologyConcord/Jazz
Kenny Barron & Dave HollandDr. Do RightThe Art of ConversationImpluse
Charlie Haden & Jim HallBemsha SwingCharlie Haden - Jim HallImpluse
Steve Wilson / Lewis Nash DuoMonk Medley Pt. 1DuologueMCG Jazz
Joshua Redman TrioTrinkle, TrinkleTrios LiveNonesuch
Mark Simon QuintetBlew Brush SermonsInklingPJCE
Mark Simon QuintetEscapadeInklingPJCE
Hampton HawesJoshua Fit the Battle of JerichoThe SermonContemporary Records
Mark Simon QuintetTaxomemterInklingPJCE
Mark Simon QuintetInklingInklingPJCE
Hampton HawesBluebirdLive at the Jazz Showcase Vol.1enja
Trio 3 + Jason MoranRefraction-Breakin' GlassRefraction- Breakin' GlassIntakt




Jim Andrew's Tribute

Thanks so much to all of you for airing this tribute for my uncle Jim! Means the world to all of us out here listening... Aloha


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