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 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 #2087-2088…17-25 AUGUST 2019

Feature…HAPPY 65th BIRTHDAY PAT METHENY!

Join Russ Davis as we celebrate the August 12th birthday of the award-winning NEA Jazz Master guitarist, composer and bandleader as he turns 65 years old. We’ll share some of the conversations we’ve enjoyed with him and hear lots of his great music. That’s coming up on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.

 

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2087…17-25 AUGUST 2019

OSCAR PETERSON…love for sale (plays the cole porter songbook-1966)

MELBREEZE…summertime (amethyst)

* Pat Metheny Interview

PAT METHENY…bright size life (trio live)

DONNY McCASLIN…shake loose (beyond now)

THE METERS…chicken strut (the best of the meters 1975)

GRETJE ANGELL…fever (in any key)

* Pat Metheny Interview

PAT METHENY GROUP…the first circle (first circle)

DENNIS COFFEY…cherokee (down by the river)

MAL WALDON…minor pulsation (left alone)

 HOUR TWO

JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2088…17-25 AUGUST 2019

MULGREW MILLER…the eleventh hour (wingspan)

NANCY KELLY…on the red clay (remembering mark murphy)

* Pat Metheny Interview

PAT METHENY GROUP…eighteen (offramp)

THOR DE FORCE…hooklaced (sounds of the mansion)

BILL EVANS…you’re gonna hear from me (some other time: lost session from the black forest)

REBEKAH VICTORIA…twisted (songs of the decades)

* Pat Metheny Interview

PAT METHENY…roofdogs (unity band)

MILES DAVIS…so what (four & more)

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Next Week…SHOWS #2089-2090…24-25 AUGUST 2019

Feature…40th DETROIT JAZZ FESTIVAL PREVIEW!

Join Russ Davis as we celebrate The World’s Biggest Free Jazz Festival…the 40th Detroit Jazz Fest happening over the Labor Day weekend from Friday August 30th through Monday September 2nd. We’ll talk to some of the greats who’ll be performing this year including Artist-In-Residence Stanley Clarke and Detroit natives Regina Carter, Ron Carter and Kenny Garrett and hear music from many of the other participating artists. That’s coming up on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.