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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, online and via local radio affiliates around the world.

*Listen to the latest Jazz America program anytime on the MOJA Radio 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…1000 – 1200 UTC

Jazz America with Russ Davis

105 east 16th street/# 7 south•new york, ny 10003       

email…jazzamerica@voanews.com

This Week…SHOWS #1909-1910…12-19 NOVEMBER  2017

Special  Feature…THE HARD BOP REVOLUTION: JAZZ GETS FUNKY!

Join Russ Davis as he talks to four great jazz artists who were in the forefront of the style of jazz that emerged in the 1950’s that brought a funky, more soulful side to the music. We’ll talk to Horace Silver, Kenny Barron, Lou Donaldson and Roy Haynes and hear a sample of this wonderful style of jazz that lingers even today. That’s on the next Jazz America.

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #1909…12-19 NOVEMBER 2017

THE AIRMEN OF NOTE…ojos de rojo (veterans of jazz)

GABRIELE TRANCHINA…autumn in new york (of sailing ships and the stars in your eyes)

* Horace Silver Interview

HORACE SILVER…opus de funk (Horace silver trio-1953)

BENNY GREEN…bish bash (live in santa cruz)

MUHAL RICHARD ABRAMS…septone (blu blu blu)

ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS…moanin’ (1958)

 * Lou Donaldson Interview

LOU DONALDSON…alligator boogaloo (alligator boogaloo-1967)

DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER…senor blues (in montreux)

HOUR TWO…

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #1910…12-19 NOVEMBER 2017

CANNONBALL ADDERLY…work song (them dirty blues-1963)

GREGORY PORTER…ballerina (nat “king” cole & me)

* Roy Haynes Interview

ROY HAYNES…vistalite (vistalite)

LEE MORGAN…the sidewinder (1963)

COUNT BASIE…TBD (TBD)

JIMMY SMITH…back at the chicken shack (1960)

* Kenny Barron Interview

KENNY BARRON…lunacy (book of intuition)

SONNY ROLLINS…st. thomas (saxophone colossus-1954)

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Next Week…SHOWS #1911-1912…18-19 NOVEMBER  2017

Special  Feature…JOHN McLAUGHLIN SAYS GOODBYE TO THE ROAD!

Join Russ Davis as he talks to the great guitarist, composer and musical visionary John McLaughlin who turns 76 on January 4th, 2018. He decided that he would tour the world in 2017 for the last time and we’ll celebrate this important moment in his personal career and in jazz history and hear music from his latest release with his band The 4th Dimension, Live At Ronnie Scott’s. That’s on the next Jazz America.