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Jazz has long been synonymous with the radio stations of the Maine Public Broadcasting Network, and the tradition continues every Sunday night with host Rich Tozier. Music from the legends, the up-and-comers and even the occasional live in-studio performance are all featured for three hours every Sunday beginning at 9:00 pm.

Email Rich Tozier to attend live showWhen these live performances occur at MPBN's Bangor studio, a limited number of free tickets are usually available. To attend, contact host Rich Tozier at rtozier@mpbn.net or leave word at (207) 404-5128. For directions to MPBN's Bangor facility, click here.

Due to national copyright agreements, audio on-demand and the corresponding playlist for the program cannot be posted at the same time. Playlists are available after the Jazz Tonight on-demand audio has been removed.

 

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Jazz Tonight Archived Programs
Remembering Charlie Haden
Charlie Haden
Sunday, September 28 at 9:00 pm

Bassist Charlie Haden is remembered on this program.

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Clark Terry
Clark Terry, trumpeter
Sunday, September 21 at 9:00 pm

It's time we spent some time with trumpeter Clark Terry. Hear highlights from his career.

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(2:55:32)

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Jackie Ryan
Jackie Ryan
Sunday, September 14 at 9:00 pm

Singer Jackie Ryan will get some well-deserved wider recognition on this program.

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(2:54:30)

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Remembering Frank Wess
Frank Wess
Sunday, September 7 at 9:00 pm

Saxophonist-flutist Frank Wess, who passed away last October at the age of 91 after a long and illustrious career, made two albums in 2011 with pianist Kenny Barron. Hear these recordings on this program.

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Mother's Touch
Album art for Orrin Evans' Captain Black Big Band
Sunday, August 31 at 9:00 pm

Pianist Orrin Evans leads the dynamic Captain Black Band, which has two CD's to its credit. The latest is Mother's Touch. Hear selections from both recordings.

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