Jazz Time with Steve Williams features live performances, interviews, commentary, history, a local jazz calendar of events, and of course music – curated by legendary radio host Steve Williams.
From ragtime to bop, from Havana to Paris to Salt Lake City, from Billie Holiday to Joe Lovano, Steve is your guide through the many varieties of jazz music – past and present. A 35-year veteran of public radio, Williams brings his eclectic mix of the best jazz musicians ever recorded to the local airwaves every Sunday from 6pm to 10pm on KCPW.
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Williams is a champion of the local jazz scene and a legend in his own right – having interviewed the likes of Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, and Lionel Hampton, and emceeing jazz festivals around the United States.
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PLAYLIST 6:00PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong – April In Paris 3. Pepper Adams Quintet – Unforgettable 4. Mike Ledonne with Peter Bernstein, Eric Alexander – Let It Go New CD 5. Ernestine Anderson with Monty, Ray & Jeff – Satin Doll Bottom […]
PLAYLIST 6:00PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. David Benoit – Waiting For Spring 3. Bob Mintzer Big Band – March Majestic 4. Stacey Kent – It Might As Well Be Spring 5. Clark Terry Quintet with Don Butterfield – Mardi Gras Waltz 6. Sherri Roberts – Take A […]
PLAYLIST 6:00PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. Louie Armstrong – Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans. 3. Preservation Hall Jazz Band – Dear Lord ( Give Me The Strength ) 4. Preservation Hall Jazz Band – Come With Me 5. […]
PLAYLIST 6:00 PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. Ahmad Jamal – Flight To Russia 3. Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong – Isn’t This A Lovely Day Today 4. Oscar Peterson Trio & All Star Big Band – Blues For Big Scotia 5. Al Jarreau with Kathleen Battle – […]
PLAYLIST 6:00PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. Donald Byrd with Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock – Pentacostal Feeling 3. Gray Sargent Trio – Gray Haze 4. Dianne Reeves – There’ll Be Another Spring 5. Gerry Mulligan – Solo piano Night Lights 6. Pat Metheny & Charlie Haden – […]