Program schedule

Here’s our weekly program schedule. You can also show a particular program type: Arts | Blues | Classical | Folk | Jazz | Nostalgia | Special interest | World music

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Jun
27
Thu
Let the Bands Play
Jun 27 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Much-loved show featuring a cavalcade of the best brass, military, pipe and concert bands from around the world, playing the best and widest selections from the band repertoire, as well as listener requests.

Senior Memories Music Mix – mindfulness at 4.45pm
Jun 27 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Hot Sweet and Jazzy
Jun 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Hot, Sweet & Jazzy is a new regular weekly music program from the studios of The Pulse, Geelong, in which presenters happily share their enthusiasm with listeners.

The program has a rotating line-up of six jazz aficionados playing tunes from across and near the genre.

Hear enthusiastic and well-informed chat about the music in a relaxed, inviting and friendly atmosphere. There’s plenty of music as well, especially jazz for enjoyable listening, including traditional, mainstream, contemporary and everything in-between, from America, Australia, Europe and elsewhere. The team also showcase rare recordings to surprise and entertain even the most knowledgeable jazz listeners.

Your hosts of Hot, Sweet & Jazzy :

  • Peter Milley: trumpeter and leader of the Cairo Club Orchestra; record collector, especially of 78s; supplied period recordings for the soundtrack to the Miss Fisher Murder Mysteries series; guesting on radio for 30 years.
  • Peter Fogarty: music lover; singer in jazz bands; presenter at The Pulse for 14 years and formerly at 3CR.
  • Ian Coots: former professional drummer for over 25 years; record collector; broadcaster at WYN and The Pulse for 6 years.
  • Ken Hirst: Former bass player with Jazz and Blues bands over the last 40 years; founder &  leader of his own Neo Swing Band – Swing It!!; broadcaster at WYN FM for 3 years.
  • Ross Williamson: music lover; presenter at The Pulse since 1987.
  • John Thompson: student of jazz and of its roots; wrote the country blues column for the Victorian Jazz Club for 17 years and has lectured on the subject; record collector; former jazz broadcaster on 3CS and currently on 3CR and The Pulse.

For further information, https://www.cbaa.org.au/article/hot-sweet-jazzy

Classic Hits – 40s, 50s and 60s
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
A Little Night Music
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
World Vibe
Jun 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
World Vibe

Weekday evenings, feel the pulse of the planet through the popular “World Vibe”. You’ll get to hear world fusion, contemporary and traditional music from a diverse range of countries and cultures. It’s your free ticket around the world.

Friday Nights feature special broadcasts of the Putumayo Concert Hour. Visit the website: www.putumayo.com.

Down in the Basement
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Down in the Basement

Two hours of great jazz, blues, with splashes of soul and funk.

The Golden Years
Jun 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Nocturne
Jun 27 @ 10:00 pm – Jun 28 @ 12:00 am

Easy listening for night owls.

Jun
28
Fri
The Mellow Zone
Jun 28 @ 12:00 am – 7:00 am

Music through the wee small hours.