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Check out our Listener's Choice Programs

You are invited to bring 3 of your favorite jazz cuts to the Jazz Zone

Critique them and tell our audience what makes them special to you

Bruce Evans, Mike Carson, Eric Johnson, Henry Johnson, Artis Brown, Tillman Buggs, Carolyn Spilly, are just a few of our listeners who have turned us on to some great music


February is African-American History Month

Each week during February our programming features a jazz history series








March was Women's History Month

Our programming for one week in March featured exclusively cd's by the women in jazz



Other Past interviews:

David Baker

Art Hoyle

Marian McPartland

Joe Segal

Jerry Bergonzi

Benny Hargrove

Jim Rotondi

Bobby Watson

Mulgrew Miller

Frank Russell

Henry Johnson

Jimmy Heath

Russell Malone

Pat Martino

John Clayton

Pat Martino

Jeff Hamilton

Wycliff Gordon

Harold Mabern



Interviews and Special Broadcasts



BFJZ with Melvin Williams


Kenny Barron Interview - 11/18/11


Interview with Benny Green - 2008


Interview with Bobby Watson - 4/21/06


Interview with Jimmy Heath - 11/07


Interview with Bill Pierce - 4/08


Interview with Ralph Peterson - 4/11


Interview with Pat Martino - 6/2012


Interview with Ellis Marsalis - 4/2012


Interview with Harold Mabern - 10/2015


Interview with Russell Malone- 2014






We hope you enjoyed:

Long Cuts Friday

Live broadcast with jazz guitarist Henry Johnson (big fun)


Jazz Conversations

jazz panel discussion with Lannie Turner, Bruce Evans, Jeff Brown, Tillman Buggs, Renee Miles Foster (more big fun)

Vocal show with Renee Miles-Foster, Marilyn Gaza, Patti Schaffner


Hope you enjoyed our broadcast with bassist Frank Russell, Henry Johnson & Charles Heath

Thanks to Harry Porterfield for sharing the broadcast with us

Always a great time when Judge Kent Linquist and Bill Satterlee are guests.