[JPL] PLAYLIST: The next Jazz America on VOA

Russ Davis davispro at nyc.rr.com
Sun Feb 20 23:47:03 EST 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). Go to the following url…(http://www1.voanews.com/english/programs/radio/64963177.html)

…to get more info on Jazz America and to listen to the latest program in MP3 form or on Windows Media Player.


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 #1213...26-27 FEBRUARY 2011

JAMES MOODY...take the “a” train (4b)

ESPERANZA SPALDING...i know you know (esperanza)

* Javon Jackson Interview

JAVON JACKSON...love & happiness  (pleasant valley)

LARRY CARLTON & TAK MATSUMOTO…jazz bullets (take your pick)

BELA FLECK...pakugyenda balebauo (throw down your heart: Africa sessions pt. 2)

GEORGE SHEARING...wee dot (at newport)

DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER…lady sings the blues (elenora fagan (1915-1959)

* George Cables Interview

GEORGE CABLES...s.f.c.b. (shared secrets)

FREDDIE HUBBARD...sky dive (sky dive)


JAZZ AMERICA...SHOW #1214...26-27 FEBRUARY 2011

CHUCHO VALDES...new orleans (chucho’s steps)

HERBIE HANCOCK...imagine (the imagine project)

* Nicholas Payton Interview

NICHOLAS PAYTON...fela-remix (sonic tranced sampler)

MINGUS BIG BAND...eat that chicken (the essential mingus big band)

JOHN SCOFIELD...carlos (54)

STANLEY CLARKE...sonny rollins (the stanley clarke band)

* Lenny White Interview

LENNY WHITE...gazelle (anomaly)

FREDDIE HUBBARD...red clay-intro (red clay)


Next Show …SHOWS #1215-1216...5-6 MARCH 2011

Special Feature…KURT ROSENWINKEL: International Man Of Mystery!

Russ Davis takes you to New York City’s legendary jazz club The Village Vanguard to talk to American-born guitarist and composer Kurt Rosenwinkel to reveal the history behind his beginnings, his sometimes mysterious style, his move from America to live in Europe, his latest collaboration with Portugal’s Orchestra de Jazz de Matosinhos and more.

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