Jazz America with Russ Davis

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*Following is the log for the next JAZZ AMERICA program from the Voice of America, heard by an estimated audience of 40 million listeners worldwide each weekend on the entertainment service VOA1 via local radio affiliates.

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Jazz America with Russ Davis*

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Special  Feature…FLYING HIGH WITH THE AIRMEN OF NOTE & SPECIAL GUESTS!

Join Russ Davis as he shares recent live performances by the U.S. Air Force Band-The Airmen of Note, who celebrate their 67th year in 2017. They’ll be joined on stage by two jazz greats of their generation, pianist CYRUS CHESTNUT & trombone master STEVE TURRE who will share their thoughts as well as their music made with this great big band. That’s on the next Jazz America.

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #1883…12-13 AUGUST 2017

KENNY CLARKE-FRANCIS BOLAND BIG BAND…let’s face the music & dance (all smiles)

DOUYE…summertime (daddy said so)

* Steve Turre Interview

THE AIRMEN OF NOTE & STEVE TURRE…el camino real (2017 radio broadcast)

KENNY BURRELL & LOS ANGELES JAZZ ORCHESTRA…mama ya ya (unlimited 1: live @ catalina’s)

RANDY WESTON…the African family part 2 (the African-nubian suite)

AL JARREAU & METROPOLE ORCHEST…cold duck (al jarreau & the metropole orchest)

 * Cyrus Chestnut Interview

THE AIRMEN OF NOTE & CYRUS CHESTNUT…spicy honey (2017 radio broadcast)

U.S. ARMY SWAMP ROMP…I wish (voodoo boogaloo)

GLENN MILLER…in the mood (recorded in new york-1939)

HOUR TWO…

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #1884…12-13 AUGUST 2017

CHARLIE WATTS & DANISH RADIO BIG BAND…(satis)faction (Charlie watts meets the DR big band)

BILLIE HOLIDAY & RAY ELLIS’S ORCHESTRA…all of you (recorded in new york-1959)

* Steve Turre Interview

THE AIRMEN OF NOTE & STEVE TURRE…ray’s collard greens (2017 radio broadcast)

RAY CHARLES ORCHESTRA…ghana (swiss radio days-live 1961

BENNY GOODMAN & PEGGY LEE…why don’t you do right (1942)

 * Cyrus Chestnut Interview

THE AIRMEN OF NOTE & CYRUS CHESTNUT…giant steps (2017 radio broadcast)

TIM HAGANS & NDR BIG BAND…Seymour moskowitz (faces under the influence)

PAT METHENY & SWR BIG BAND…hommage (hommage a eberhard weber)

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Next Week…SHOWS #1885-1886…19-20 AUGUST 2017

Special  Feature…HAPPY 63RD BIRTHDAY TO PAT METHENY!

Join Russ Davis as he shares conversations he’s enjoyed over the years with the award-winning guitarist, composer, band leader and newly-named NEA Jazz Master PAT METHENY. We’ll focus on everything from his beginnings up to his most recent projects. That’s on the next Jazz America.