On Air

Antje Duvekot & Natalia Zukerman in WUSB's Sunday Street Series

Sunday, April 2nd at 5 P.M.

A co-bill of two outstanding singer/songwriters with unique voices.

Antje Duvekot has achieved recognition for her songs with awards from the Boston music scene and the Kerrville Folk Festival, leading to appearances at The Newport and Philadelphia Folk Festivala. Her latest a;bum, Toward The Thunder, draws upon the talent of folk luminaries like Richard Shindell and Anais Mitchell to showcase her unforgettable voice and beautifully-crafted songs. (www.antjeduvekot.com)

Of Natalia Zukerman, The New Yorker says that “Natalia’s voice could send an orchid into bloom while her guitar playing can open a beer bottle with its teeth.” The daughter of classical musicians Eugenia and Pinchas Zukerman, Natalia is proficient on slide guitar, lap steel, and dobro, putting those instruments to good use in her grasp of folk, jazz and blues influences. (www.nataliazukerman.com)

Advance sale $23 through Friday, March 31st  at www.sundaystreet.org with tickets at the door (cash only) for $28

Aloe Blacc, Maya Jupiter and Tony-Award Winning Actor, Bill Irwin, on Tom Needham’s the Sounds of Film

THURSDAY, MARCH 16, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT

International Superstar Aloe Blacc, wife Maya Jupiter and legendary actor, Bill Irwin, will be Tom Needham’s special guests
this Thursday at 6 P.M. on WUSB’s the Sounds of Film.

For more information, visit: http://www.longisland.com/news/03-14-17/aloe-blacc-bill-irwin-interview-sounds-of-film.html

Port Jeff Documentary Series Spotlight on Jazz On The Air

This Sunday, March 12, Mr. Edison will not only be celebrating women in jazz who've done incredible things but also women in our neighborhood who do incredible things..

Some of the ladies who help run the Port Jefferson Documentary Series will be showing up on the show to talk about the latest season of engaging fact based films, the kinds of films that got the Port Jefferson Documentary Series named Long Island's Best Film Festival despite being out promoted and out spent by various other film festivals here.

Jazz On The Air airs 3:00-6:00 p.m. (interview will be around the 5:00 mark)

For more information about the Port Jefferson Documentary Series, visit http://www.portjeffdocumentaryseries.com/

“The Zookeeper’s Wife’s” Efrat Dor & “Marathon: the Patriot’s Day Bombing” Directors on Tom Needham's the Sounds of Film

THURSDAY, MARCH 9, 2017
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Israeli superstar, Efrat Dor, documentary filmmakers Rikki Stern and Annie Sundberg, and Long Island director, Patricia Shih, will be Tom Needham’s special guests this Thursday at 6 P.M. on the Sounds of Film on WUSB.

For more information, visit http://www.longisland.com/news/03-07-17/efrat-dor-rikki-stern-annie-sund...

An Interview With Aziza Miller on Smooth Jazz Radio, Tuesday at 2:00pm.

Join George Rudolph on Tuesday, March 7th at 2:00 PM on Smooth Jazz Radio WUSB 90.1 FM for an interview with Aziza Miller, who will be appearing at The Iridium, 1650 Broadway & 51st Street in New York City on March 21st at 8:30 PM.

A former music teacher, Aziza Toured with the great Natalie Cole as her Music Director/Conductor/Pianist and collaborated on 4 recorded songs with jazz great Ahmad Jamal. Aziza was music teacher to Broadway stars and Award winners- Daisy Eagan(Secret Garden Tony award winner), Marty Thomas(Secret Garden, Xanadu, Star Search winner) and multi-grammy award winning artist Alicia Keys... to name a few. Marty Thomas won first place in the junior division on Star Search singing a song written by Aziza Miller!

Aziza Miller's new cd,THIS JOURNEY OF LOVE( produced by Richard Harrison), broke into the Top 50 on the Smoothjazz.com Indie Artist Charts this week. Her new single is A BRAND NEW SONG. We'll be playing this song and other cuts from her new cd including A SONG FOR SILVER. We'll also be playing a song called GREAT LADIES OF JAZZ from her previous CD entitled What's on Your Mind, produced by Abe Fogle.

You Can get Aziza's music at CDBABY, AMAZON, and ITunes, and you can follow her at: www.azizamiller.com, Twitter@azizany and facebook.com/aziza.miller.