Jazz in the Afternoon

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Airs at: Wed, 11/27/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Every other Wednesday, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Mainstream Jazz from the historic to the present

Bob Riddle is continuing the 25-year KBOO tradition established by the late Jim Andrews, in Jim's spirit:  the very best in jazz music, from the historical to the present. 

A jazz artist or musical theme is showcased from 2 to 3 p.m.  Our wealth of Portland-area-resident musicians is our focus from 3 to 4 p.m with "Jazz Current Events" Jazz Calendar.

Pacific Northwest jazz artists are encouraged to send their recordings to Bob for airplay. Contact:   bruin13@comcast.net     

 

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Jazz in the Afternoon on 11/13/19

Airs at: Wed, 11/13/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Jazz in the Afternoon on 10/30/19

Airs at: Wed, 10/30/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Miles Davis showcase

Airs at: Wed, 10/16/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Jazz Current Events follows the Jazz Calendar Read more

Oregon Coast Jazz Party preview

Airs at: Wed, 10/02/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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From 2 to 3:30 pm , Jazz In The Afternoon will do a musical preview of this coming weekend's Festival. After the 3:30 jazz calendar, we'll preview this Thursday's Portland concert, An Evening of Jazz Vocalese, starring Portlanders Rebecca Kilgore, Nancy King, and Veronica... Read more

Big Bands for Fall Member Drive - and local musicians guest

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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      For 51 uninterrupted years, KBOO has supported jazz listeners with the very best jazz music, offered by experienced and tasteful hosts, and by letting you know what's happening and where to find it.      Today, we need - really NEED - you to pledge your financial s... Read more

Big Bands with Larry Nobori and Nola Bogle

Airs at: Wed, 09/18/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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Thanks for supporting Jazz on KBOO Today we'll focus on big bands, with guests leader Larry Nobori and singer Nola Bogle from the Minidoka Swing Band. Read more

Jazz Because It Sounds Good

Airs at: Wed, 09/04/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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I need no other excuse.  Featuring - Mulgrew Miller - All Blues - Dave Frishberg and Jim Goodwin 1997 - live at Portland Brewing - Charles Mingus solo piano - all 3 guitars preview Dan Faehnle and Dan Balmer play Grant Green this NOV       "Mulgrew Miller" by Laurie... Read more

Musician Memorials and Tributes - dedicated to Alyssa Schwary

Airs at: Wed, 08/21/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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     We offer beloved Portland vocalist Alyssa Schwary musical condolences on the passing of her daughter Karly. Helping in this effort will be tunes of several top jazz musicians eulogizing their recently departed colleagues.   After the 3:30 jazz calendar, we'll have a... Read more

Joao Gilberto Memorial

Airs at: Wed, 08/07/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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  Miles Davis said of Joao "He could read the phone book and sound good." Please join me to find out just how good. It will be all Joao from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Dan Faehnle said, at Cathedral Park 2019 during his tribute to Joao, "He changed my life." When I first heard him in... Read more

The Under-heard Dave Frishberg

Airs at: Wed, 07/10/2019 at 2:00pm - 4:00pm
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A visit to the Frishbergs after Dave's recent health adventures inspired this show.   Jazz In The Afternoon will always keep Dave's timeless music fresh. April has given me 6 tunes from a so-far unreleased 1997/1998 disc that was to be titled By Myself. At least 2 of the... Read more