[JPL] PLAYLIST: Remembering Dr. Billy Taylor on the next Jazz America on VOA

Russ Davis davispro at nyc.rr.com
Sun Jan 9 20:40:54 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 #1201...15-16 JANUARY 2011

JANE IRA BLOOM...freud’s convertible (wingwalker)

NNENNA FREELON...cellphone blues (homefree)

*Dr. Billy Taylor Interview

DR. BILLY TAYLOR...titoro (live @ iaje)

JOHN COLTRANE...equinox (1960)

K.J. DENHERT...let it go (album no. 9)

* Dr. Billy Taylor Interview

DR. BILLY TAYLOR...local color/can you dig it (urban griot)

LOU DONALDSON...alligator boogaloo (1967)


JAZZ AMERICA...SHOW #1202...15-16 JANUARY 2011

CHARLES FAMBROUGH...little man (the charmer)

CAROL WELSMAN...i’m gonna go fishin’ (I like men)

* Dr. Billy Taylor Interview


THELONIOUS MONK...boo boo’s birthday (underground)

KENNY GARRETT...happy people (happy people)

DIANNE REEVES...afro blue (in the moment)

* Dr. Billy Taylor Interview

DR. BILLY TAYLOR...lookin’ up (it’s a matter of pride)

JOE LOVANO NONET...52nd street theme (52nd street themes)

TAL FARLOW...lover (1954)


Next Show …SHOWS #1203-1204...22-23 JANUARY 2011


Russ Davis celebrates the birthdays of four jazz greats that he’s enjoyed

conversation with in the past.  We’ll hear the words and music of Benny

Golson(25th), Bob Mintzer(27th),George Duke (12th) and Gary Burton (23rd).

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