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Each weekend on Jazz America host Russ Davis brings you the best in jazz, present and past. Each week Russ interviews a musician and features music from their latest recordings.

Upcoming program

Saturday September 05, 2015

Saturday In Newport Part 2: Current Stars Shining Bright! Russ Davis returns to the 61ST Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island. We'll hear words and music from Pat Martino, Michel Camilo, Kenny Garret and Rudresh Mahanthapa.

November 2012

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November 2012

Join Russ Davis each weekend for the best of jazz, past and present, and conversations with the musicmakers on Jazz America.

Russ Davis has been VOA's guide to the diverse, exciting and quintessentially American world of jazz since 1999. He also owns his own company, Moja Radio, a modern jazz channel and online community.

Russ’ goal is “to build a bridge between the glorious past that jazz has enjoyed and its inventive present, with an eye on the future.”

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Saturdays & Sundays 1300-1400 GMT/UTC

Frequencies:  7.575, 9.64, 9.76 & 11.705  mhz

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