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 6:00 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 – […]
PLAYLIST 6:00 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts Opening Theme 2. Mark Massey – January 29th, Ain’t It So Peculiar 3. Sally Kellerman – Love Potion #9 4. Sax At The Movies Band – As Time Goes By 5. Stefan Scaggiari Trio – Windswept High 6. Steve Gadd Band – The Windup […]
PLAYLIST 6:00PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts – Opening Theme 2. Count Basie Orchestra – Down For The Count 3. Dave Brubeck Quartet – Alice In Wonderland 4. Stanley Turrentine – The Avenue 5. Till Bronner – River Man Bottom Break 6:30PM 6. Mark Massey – January 22- Winter Storm 7. […]
PLAYLIST 6:00 PM 1. Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie – Salt Peanuts opening theme 2. Dave Brubeck Quartet – Blue Lake Tahoe 3. Mark Massey – January 8 Awake The Possibilities 4. David Sills – Eastern View 5. Julie Kelly – Its So Beautiful In The Country 6. Hank Jones Trio – Passing Time Bottom […]