Learn a little about Harlem's Savoy Ballroom and DANCE!
Learn a little about the late great coronet player, Rex Stewart and listen to some of his music.
Meet some of the great musicians who Duke Ellington introduced to the world of Jazz.
Learn a little about the man and the music of Roy Eldridge.
Bonus track from Theo Croker!
A New Year's Bonus, two episodes of fine jazz to enjoy this month.
Happy New Year 2019! Here's a relay of our Charlie Christian episode for your listening pleasure.
This Episode features the early recordings of jazz greats such as Jimmie Noone, Benny Goodman, Pee Wee Russell, Johnny Dodds and more!
The great Lester Young is featured in this rebroadcast with a little treat at the end.
Learn a little bit about the early history of the Jazz Piano, from Scott Joplin, Thelonious Monk and more!
Learn about the great jazz musician Benny Carter and hear a bit of his music.
Listen to his music and learn about slim's fascinating life.
Learn a little bit about the man and the music of Clarence Williams
Check out the honking sound of Jump Jazz from California with Illinois Jacquet, Dinah Washington, Jimmy Witherspoon and MORE!
Check out the birth of jazz in Paris with Django Reinhardt, Coleman Hawkins and MORE!
Hear the early music of Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Ella Fitzgerald and MORE. Learn a little about the evolution of Jazz Singing.
Tune into the swing machine of Joe Venuti's violin and Eddie Lang's guitar for a taste of solid swing.
Hear Django, Charlie Christian, Les Paul and MORE!
Featuring Charlie Christian, Eddie Lange and More
Listen to some of the forefathers of Be-Bop Jazz break the chains of swing and make people listen.
Listen to the early pioneers of Jazz in Britain and a track from the New Jazz Explosion in Britain.
Learn about the music and lives of Thelonious Monk and Bud Powell
Learn about the music and life of the great cornetist Muggsy Spanier.
Enjoy the sounds of Coleman Hawkins, Lester Young and other jhazz Greats as they invade 52nd St. NYC!
Explore the music of Stan Kenton, Lionel Hampton (with Charles Mingus at 25) and Woody Herman.
Learn about the revival of New Orleans traditional jazz in the 1940's.
Singing songs that touch the heart, Mildred Bailey never achieved the fame she deserved.
Learn a little about the man and the music of Earl 'Fatha' Hines.
Learn about the music and the man in his later years.
Learn about Duke Ellington's life and music. Part I of II
Learn a little about four jazz greats, Johnny Hodges, Cootie Williams, Rex Stuart and Barney Bigard, all important members of Duke Ellington's Orchestra and great band leaders of their own right.
Listen to the music of Red Allan and learn a little about his life.
Learn about the early history of Jazz is the great city of Chicago.
Learn a little bit about the history of American Jazz greats playing in Great Britain
Learn a little bit about the life and music of the infamous Dorsey Brothers.
Learn about the life and music of the legendary Bessie Smith.
Get your foot tappin with some great swing for the holidays
Meet Bing's little brother Bob. He could swing the ragtime band!
Take a little journey down 52nd Street in New York City during the late 30's and early 40's.
Learn a little about how the jazz born in Kansas City influenced the evolution of jazz.
Learn a bit about the life and hear the early music of the great Art Tatum.
Delve back into the early days of jazz in the Big Apple.
Learn about the man and the music of the great Fats Waller.
Listen to one of the best Jazz clarinetists of the 1920s and learn about a little about his life.
Learn all about one of the first jazz electric guitar players.