Jazz America with Russ Davis

JAZZ AMERICA with RUSS DAVIS on VOA!

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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, online and via local radio affiliates around the world.

*Listen to the latest Jazz America program anytime on the Russ Davis MOJA website at http://russdavismoja.com/voice-america-2/

*Jazz America airs online at the follow sites and airtimes:

It is heard live online on the Global English feed     (https://www.voanews.com/a/3878432.html)

Hour 1 – Saturday 1300 UTC/Hour 2 Sunday 1300 UTC-

VOA1 – The Hits

Saturday…0500 – 0700 UTC       1000 – 1200 UTC

Sunday…0700 – 0900, 1300 – 1500 UTC and 2000 – 2200 UTC

VOA Africa Stream  (https://www.voanews.com/a/3880678.html)

Saturday…0700 – 0900 UTC-Sunday…0700 – 0900 UTC

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This Week…SHOWS #2079-2080…20-27 JULY 2019

Feature…REMEMBERING JOAO GILBERTO & THE BOSSA NOVA REVOLUTION!

Join Russ Davis as we celebrate life and art of the great Brazilian guitarist, vocalist, composer and one of the most important figures in the worldwide phenomenon of the 20th century, The Bossa Nova-Samba craze. We’ll mark his passing with comments of some of those who knew and worked with him and lots of that magical music, on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2079…20-27 JULY 2019

JOAO GILBERTO & STAN GETZ…chega de saudade (getz/Gilberto ‘76)

ANTONIO ADOLFO…the frog (samba jazz alley)

* Antonio Carlos Jobim Interview

ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM…wave (wave)

GEORGE CABLES…celebration (I’m all smiles)

AL DI MEOLA…escapado (opus)

ROBERT GLASPER…junior’s jam (miles ahead motion picture soundtrack)

MIKE CLARK…black inside (indigo blue: live at the iridium)

* Astrud Gilberto Interview

JOAO GILBERTO & STAN GETZ…the girl from ipanema (getz/Gilberto)

GRACE KELLY…unbroken wings-remix (go time live)

MARIAN McPARTLAND…doozy (plays the benny carter songbook)

HOUR TWO… 

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2080…20-27 JULY 2019

CHARNETT MOFFETT…free the slaves (bright new day)

MANHATTAN TRANSFER…free samba (the chick corea songbook)

* Antonio Carlos Jobim Interview

ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM…wave (wave)

DADO MORONI…Ghanaian village (live in Beverly hills)

JULIANA AREIAS…flecha (bossa nova baby)

STAN GETZ & CHARLIE BYRD…samba dees days (jazz samba)

* Stan Getz Interview

STAN GETZ & JOAO GILBERTO…doralice (getz/Gilberto ‘76)

MARLENE ROSENBERG…the barron (mlk convergence)

ED PALERMO BIG BAND…brasilliance (a lousy day in harlem)

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Next Week…SHOWS #2081-2082…27-28 JULY 2019

Feature…NEA JAZZ MASTER ABDULLAH IBRAHIM’S NEW RELEASE “THE BALANCE”

Join Russ Davis as we celebrate the man that Nelson Mandella called “South Africa’s Mozart,” the legendary pianist, composer and NEA Jazz Master Adbullah Ibrahim. We’ll share our recent conversation with him and debut music from the new album The Balance, his first in four years, on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.