Freedom In The Groove

Tune in to Freedom in the Groove this Labor Day night, Sept. 2, at 10:00 p.m. for a live interview with perennial jazz figure, Spike Wilner.

In addition to being a highly gifted pianist, Wilner is also Co-owner of Smalls Jazz Club, a popular venue located in New York City. We will be discussing the revolutionary happenings at Smalls, including live-streamed performance videos and an Artist Revenue Sharing program.

Join us Monday, May 14th at 10:00 p.m. for a special live studio session with The Steve Nelson Trio. The band is led by guitarist Steve Nelson, with Devin Starks on bass and Francesco Ciniglio on drums. These highly talented young, up-and-coming artists will be playing both original music and standards.

Freedom In The Groove On WFIT

Apr 7, 2012

Mondays, 10 p.m. - midnight

Freedom in the Groove spotlights modern jazz at its finest. The show features not only the highest quality contemporary jazz music, but also live interviews with the musicians who are at the forefront of its creation. Freedom in the Groove is remotely broadcast every week by host Matt Heister all the way from New York City, ensuring that this exciting music is delivered to your ears directly from the world's greatest source for jazz! 

On Monday, March 12th at 10:00pm, legendary jazz bassist Gene Perla will be joining us for an exciting live interview. Gene has played with a who's who list of jazz legends including Miles Davis, Sonny Rollins, Nina Simone and Sarah Vaughn. We'll even be airing a special Frank Sinatra track featuring Gene, which has never been previously released anywhere!

LeeAnn Ledgerwood On Freedom In The Groove

Mar 2, 2012

Tune in Monday night, March 5th at 10:00pm for a live discussion with SteepleChase recording artist, pianist LeeAnn Ledgerwood. We'll gain insight into her compositional approaches as we discuss and feature tracks from her latest two albums.