[JPL] PLAYLIST: The next Jazz America on VOA

Russ Davis davispro at nyc.rr.com
Mon Apr 18 09:50:25 EDT 2011

Following is the log for the next JAZZ AMERICA program from the Voice of America, now heard by more listeners than ever before, not only on the entertainment service MusicMix, but also on the worldwide VOA service via shortwave transmission. The show is two hours long and reaches a potential audience of 134 million listeners worldwide each weekend. 
Jazz America airs twice each weekend online in the Eastern time zone on Saturday from 1-3 AM (That's 11 PM-1 AM Pacific time, Friday into Saturday AM) and Sunday from 9-11 AM Eastern time (That's 6-9 AM Pacific). To get more info on Jazz America and to listen to the latest program in MP3 form or on Windows Media Player go to the Jazz America web site: 
http://www1.voanews.com/english/programs/radio/64963177.html Jazz America is available on demand on this web page. Each show is only available through Friday evening when it is replaced by the next week’s program. You can download them by 
right clicking on the MP3 icon and clicking "Save Target As." 
Listen on Shortwave:  1300 GMT/UTC Saturdays and Sundays 
Africa - 4.95 6.08 13.57 15.58 17.895 mhz 
Middle East and Europe - 12.005 15.53 mhz 
Asia and Pacific - 7.43 7.575 9.7 12.15 mhz 
Jazz America is also heard on affiliate FM & AM stations worldwide. International listeners should check their local radio station guide for more information. For any comments or communication you can reach me by email at jazz-america at voa.gov. 
Jazz America with Russ Davis

105 east 16th street/# 7 south•new york, ny 10003                 

phone...212 614-0424   email…jazz-america at voa.gov


JAZZ AMERICA...SHOW #1229...23-24 APRIL 2011

CHARLIE PARKER...embraceable you (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

ARETHA FRANKLIN...muddy water (jazz roots: the music of the americas)

* John Edward Hasse Interview

MILES DAVIS...e.s.p. (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

MILES DAVIS...boplicity (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

STEVE COLEMAN...the glide was in the ride (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

JOHN COLTRANE...a love supreme pt. 1: acknowledgement (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

WEATHER REPORT...birdland (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

* Herbie Hancock Interview

HERBIE HANCOCK...watermelon man (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

BRANFORD MARSALIS...jungle grove (music evolution)


JAZZ AMERICA...SHOW #1230...23-24 APRIL 2011

MILES DAVIS...miles runs the voodoo down (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

MEDESKI, MARTIN & WOOD...hey-he-hi-ho (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

* John Edward Hasse Interview

DAVE BRUBECK...blue rondo a la turk (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

CHICO HAMILTON...the dealer (the dealer)

EDDIE “LOCKJAW” DAVIS...isfahan (cookbook: vol. 1)

PAT METHENY...bright size life (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)

* Chick Corea Interview

RETURN TO FOREVER...sorceress (jazz roots: the music of the americas)

CANNONBALL ADDERLEY...work song (jazz: the smithsonian anthology)


Next Week…SHOWS #1231-1232...30 APRIL-1 MAY 2011


Russ Davis talks to with the originator of the Jazz Appreciation Month celebration, John Edward Hasse,-Author, Lecturer and Curator of American Music at Smithsonian Institution. The theme of week five is “A World Of Jazz: Nguyen Le and Friends Embrace America’s Art Form!” John shares his thoughts on his recent conversation with the French-born guitarist of Vietnamese ancestry who offers his take on the jazz for the 21st century.  Russ will contribute some of his many conversations with international jazz artists who are helping define jazz in the 21st century with a form now called “World Jazz.”

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