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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Apr
22
Mon
Down in the Basement
Apr 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Down in the Basement

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

Jazz Made in Australia
Apr 22 @ 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Jazz Made in Australia

Jazz Made in Australia showcases the talents of Australian jazz musicians, with recent releases, interviews, and a look back to the recordings and history of jazz in Australia. This country produces great jazz and our musicians have earned international reputations and won international awards.

Apr
23
Tue
Down in the Basement
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Down in the Basement

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

New York Jazz
Apr 23 @ 10:00 pm – Apr 24 @ 12:00 am
New York Jazz

“Our musical bag is nostalgia” says Tom Parker in his trip down memory lane, showcasing the very best in jazz from New York and cities across the USA. All the great names are there, from the 40s through to the current era, remembered with stories and anecdotes contributed by Tom and his listeners. Cast yourself into a world of ‘late night’ American jazz clubs and be charmed for two hours by a man of style and eloquence who lives in New York but still calls Australia home.

Apr
24
Wed
Swingtime
Apr 24 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Swingtime

Swingtime Goes Showtime

There’s no business like (swinging) show business! This week on Swingtime Ian McLean looks at songs from the world of musical theatre that swing — classics like “Hello Dolly”, “Big Spender”, “Cabaret”, and “I Got Rhythm” along with “A Bushel and a Peck”, “Mack the Knife”, and even a swing version of “Tomorrow” from Annie. Artists featured include Fred Astaire, Sarah Vaughn, Cleo Lane, and Laura Fygi as well as Henry Mancini and Robert Mandell with their respective orchestras and chorus.
Tune in to Swingtime on Wednesday 3 April from 4-5pm for an hour of swinging show tunes.
Down in the Basement
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Down in the Basement

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

Apr
25
Thu
Down in the Basement
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Down in the Basement

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

Apr
26
Fri
A Jazz Hour
Apr 26 @ 12:00 am – 1:00 am
A Jazz Hour

Barry O’Sullivan presents the very best in contemporary reflective and nostalgic music in the jazz form from swing to bebop to mainstream and free form. The program features recorded music from Australian and international performers plus frequent interviews with music makers.

FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE
Apr 26 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE

The award-winning FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE presents the best of contemporary jazz and related music concerts from live venues in Canberra, including our own recording studios. Hosted by long-time jazz enthusiast and presenter Chris Deacon OAM.

Apr
27
Sat
Music Works
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Music Works

Features the best in contemporary jazz, world and related musics, presented alternately by Stan D’Argeavel and ArtSound FM’s Manager Technology, Chris Deacon.