Jazz Radio

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My aim as a Jazz host is to entertain and uplift you with the very best of Jazz sounds both classic and new. Since 1989 I have been hosting Jazz shows in the area and interviewing a wide variety of Jazz artists.

I started in 1989 as an overnight host at KVNO-FM and did overnight weekend shifts. Later I moved on to hosting 2 Hours of Mainstream jazz on the same station on Friday nights after 10pm and starting at 12 midnight..the KVNO Fusion Jazz Show. Also I hosted Jazz on then student run station KBLZ, also on the UNO campus.

When I graduated in late 1992 I moved on to work at KIOS-FM. Since that time I have been a voice heard on Saturday nights on that station, running the board and making the announcements when needed throughout the evening. In 1996 I received a great opportunity to begin hosting Jazz on a permanent basis on KIOS as host of The Last Call on Saturday nights starting at 11pm.

Visit my Last Call webpage at the KIOS website

That same year I also started hosting with my colleague Mike Jacobs Jazz in the Afternoon, now airing from 1-3pm Tuesday through Friday afternoons.

Visit the Jazz in the Afternoon page at the KIOS website

Over the years I have interviewed many of the top names in Jazz, such as the following(These links will take you to the interview pages on the KIOS site):

Chick Corea

Ben Allison

Tim Hagans

Kenny Garrett

Patricia Barber

Airto Moreira

Charlie Hunter

Paul Scea

David Liebman

Steve Raybine

Maynard Ferguson

Roy Haynes

Pat Martino

Robin Eubanks

Delfeayo Marsalis

David Basse

Paul Serrato

Norman Hedman

I hope you will listen in to all of the jazz that KIOS has to offer you and support the artists on today’s jazz scene. Thanks for listening!

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