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

Jazz America with Russ Davis

This Week…SHOWS #2071-2072…15-16 JUNE 2019


Join Russ Davis as talks to the legendary keyboardist, composer, jazz innovator and NEA Jazz Master Chick Corea, who celebrates his 78th birthday on the 12th of June. We’ll hear his brilliant music and get his deep and interesting thoughts on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.


JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2071…15-22 JUNE 2019

AVISHAI COHEN…new york ‘90’s (arvoles)

MANHATTAN TRANSFER…free samba (the chick corea songbook)

* Chick Corea Interview

CHICK COREA…straight up and down (tones for joan’s bones)

CAL TJADER…soul burst (1066)

DR. JOHN & BLUESIANA TRIANGLE…cowan woman (bluesiana II)

AL JARREAU…spain(this time)

* Chick Corea Interview

MILES DAVIS…petit machins (filles de kilimanjaro)

RETURN TO FOREVER…earth juice (where have I known you before)


JAZZ AMERICA…SHOW #2072…15-22 JUNE 2019

SFJAZZ COLLECTIVE…it takes a village (sfjazz collective live 2018)

RETURN TO FOREVER…sometime ago (return to forever)

* Chick Corea Interview

CHICK COREA ELEKTRIC BAND…kicker (inside out)

GARY BURTON…question & answer (like minds)

CHICK COREA & GAYLE MORAN…looking at the world (the leprechaun)

* Chick Corea Interview

RETURN TO FOREVER…no mystery (no mystery)

GERI ALLEN…feed the fire (twenty one)


Next Week…SHOWS #2073-2074…22-23 JUNE 2019


Join Russ Davis as talks to some of the currents jazz greats who’ll take the stage for the 40th edition of The Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. This massive 11-day event has been called “The World’s Greatest Jazz Festival” by none other than NEA Jazz Master Pat Metheny. We’ll place a special focus on the incredible array of talented “Ladies of Jazz” featured this year and say goodbye to the two friends who founded the festival 40 years ago, Andre Menard & Alain Simard, all on the next JAZZ AMERICA from VOA1.