WBGO

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  • Call Letters: WBGO
  • Frequency: 88.3

WBGO is a publicly-supported cultural institution that champions jazz and presents news to a worldwide audience through radio, other technologies and events.

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6 Pieces

WBGO presents Living With Music, a show about music, discovery, and music discovery. Hosted by WBGO Special Projects Producer Josh Jackson.

  • From: WBGO
  • Updated: Mar 10, 2009
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27 Pieces

New Jazz in New York City

  • From: WBGO
  • Updated: Dec 31, 2014

Latest Pieces

Caption: Gretchen Parlato, Credit: Jean Baptiste Millot
Gretchen Parlato says she's born to sing. The American proves it in concert at New York's Winter Jazz Festival at Le Poisson Rouge, by giving us h...

Bought by Oregon Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 11, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Steve Lehman
Steve Lehman explains his "Mise en Abime." Whatever new direction he takes on his saxophone or in his writing, he somehow always ends up right wher...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
Caption: Revive Big Band
From swing cats to b-boys, the Revive Big Band isn’t your ordinary jazz orchestra. Igmar Thomas is its musical director, whose mission is to not o...

Bought by 90.5 WSNC and Oregon Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 21, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Guillermo Klein
Guillermo Klein is a pianist and composer from Argentina. Warren Wolf is a vibraphonist from Baltimore, Maryland. And Uri Gurvich is a saxophonis...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 58:58
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Seven students entered the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz Performance at UCLA as strangers. They left as lifelong friends. They’ve joined for...

Bought by Oregon Public Broadcasting and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Aaron Goldberg
Marquis Hill is a winner of the Thelonious Monk Institute International Jazz competition. We congratulate the trumpeter on his victory, plus brin...

Bought by Oregon Public Broadcasting and 90.5 WSNC


  • Added: Jan 13, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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Robert Glasper and Jason Moran pair-up for a rare interview and performance, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble recorded live, and the electro-swing of France...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Fred Ho
A remembrance of revolutionary saxophonist Fred Ho, a studio session with Rio de Jainero's Flame Collective, and an exploration of jazz from Ethiopia.

  • Added: Aug 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Singers! Cecile McLorin Salvant's auspicious recording debut "WomanChild," UK's Zara McFarlane rite of passage as an artist, and drummer Theo Bleck...

  • Added: Aug 07, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Vijay Iyer's recording "Mutations" and the state of the recording industry, Rudy Royston channel's Denver, Colorado with his album "303," and Pete ...

Bought by Oregon Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Aug 06, 2014
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1