WUSF All Night Jazz Focus Artist of the Week: Johnny Mercer

This week we’ll focus the legendary lyricist, composer and singer Johnny Mercer. Born 110 years ago on November 18, 1909 in Savannah, Georgia, Mercer was the son of…

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WUSF All Night Spotlight is on James Suggs

Tonight (TUESDAY) on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” our Jackson Harpe talks…

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Listen: Jason Marsalis Talks with WUSF’s Mike Cornette

Thursday evening on WUSF's All Night Jazz Spotlight, vibraphonist Jason Marsalis talked with our Mike…

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Photos: In Concert, James Suggs Tribute to Miles Davis

Trumpeter James Suggs performed a tribute to Miles Davis at The Palladium at St. Petersburg…

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Harry Connick Jr. Celebrates The Music Of Cole Porter On ‘True Love’

For more than 30 years, Harry Connick Jr. has been putting out music that evokes…

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Leslie Odom Jr.: Tiny Desk Concert

Leslie Odom Jr. walked through the door with unassuming confidence and a big smile that…

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‘Hittin’ The Ramp’ Traces Nat King Cole’s Early Artistic Development

An anthology devoted to early Nat King Cole recordings was recently released, and it offers…

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Nicholas Payton Reimagines Musical Tradition With ‘Black American Symphony’

Last month, trumpeter and composer Nicholas Payton had the U.S. premiere of his Black American…

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