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.
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.
February 22, 2014
February 19, 2014
Renowned American singer Dianne Reeves' new album, Beautiful Life, skilfully blends modern jazz and modern-day soul with bossa and Reggae music.
February 15, 2014
February 08, 2014
February 04, 2014
Pianist's first release on new label includes original compositions, interpretations of songs by jazz icons Thelonious Monk, Chick Corea. Helen Sung talks with Diaa Bekheet.
February 01, 2014
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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