Station Announcement

Pianist Gerard D’Angelo On Freedom In The Groove

Feb 28, 2014

Master jazz pianist Gerard D’Angelo will be joining us for a live interview on Monday, March 3rd at 10pm during the broadcast of Freedom in the Groove.

We will hear about his experience sharing the stage with everyone from jazz legend Nat Adderley to comedian Billy Crystal. He will also tell us what it is like giving piano lessons to actor Ben Stiller!

As a special bonus, Gerard will share information on how to receive a free download of his latest release “9th Avenue Jam” with his group Rodwell & Friends featuring Steve LaSpina and Tony Tedesco. D’Angelo is New York City’s best-kept jazz secret—don’t miss this interview!

WFIT's 2014 Spring Fund Drive kicks off on Friday, March 14 and runs through Sunday, March 23!

You can sign up to be a phone volunteer during our fund drive on our VolunteerSpot page. It's as easy as:

1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/4W9Q7W

2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on VolunteerSpot)

3. Sign up! Choose your spots - VolunteerSpot will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy!

Sound Waves is pleased to announce a performance with The Cook Trio on Friday, Feb. 21 at 1:00 pm.

The Cook Trio composed of brothers Ian and Jason Cook on guitar, and Kyle Jones on bass. With myriad influences from Coltrane to Monk, their music brings an American perspective to Gypsy jazz in the style of Django Reinhart. Join us on Friday afternoon as we imagine we are sitting in a small café in Paris, France.

Check out podcasts from previous Sound Waves live sessions, including Michael Jon Goodrich, The Sh-Booms, Sam Sims and more on our podcast page!

Head To Market With WFIT Feb. 4

Jan 29, 2014

Market Day is back!

WFIT is hosting Market Day on Tuesday, February 4th from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.! The market will be outside the WFIT Broadcast Center, next to Florida Tech's Crawford Building on W. University Boulevard.

A potpourri of products will be available for purchase including plants and produce, local honey, cookies and cakes, jelly and cheese spreads, organic dog treats, furniture, candles soaps and more!

Check out photos from previous market days on our Facebook. Find our more information about the vendors and goods for sale at Market Day by going to the Market Day at FIT Facebook page.

We hope to see you on Market Day, Feb. 4th!

Our first Sound Waves live session of the year kicks off with a set of local music featuring Michael Jon Goodrich from Melbourne Beach.

While juggling his own busy business and family life, Michael has put together some fine tunes. He’ll bring his band into our studios at noontime this Friday Jan. 17. It’s a great way to spend your lunch hour hearing some live local music on WFIT 89.5 FM.

You can check out podcasts of last year's live sessions on throughout our website, including the Sh-Booms, Willy Mason,  and Big Kettle Drum!

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