The WKCR Jazz Department is proud to present 72 uninterrupted hours of Charles Mingus from Thursday 4/21 to Saturday 4/23!
Charles Mingus's career spanned decades, and included multiple different styles of jazz, hear them all during our 3 day celebration of his life and work.
Listen on 89.9 FM or right here on our website, wkcr.org.
You can find the program schedules for each segment below (as of 4/21/22):
12:00AM - 3:00AM - Josh Kazali
3:00AM - 6:00AM - Phil Schaap archival from 4/22/2010
6:00AM - 9:00AM - Schuyler Rabbin-Birnbaum
9:00AM - 12:00PM - Archive Show
12:00PM - 3:00PM - Oscar Luckett
3:00PM - 6:00PM - Drew Sirenko
6:00PM - 9:00PM - Sharif Abdus-Salaam
9:00PM - 12:00AM - Mitch Goldman, Deep Focus from 4/19/2021: Gary Lucas on Charles Mingus
12:00AM - 3:00AM - Mitch Goldman, Deep Focus from 4/15/2019: Craig Harris on Charles Mingus
3:00AM - 6:00AM - Phil Schaap archival from 4/22/2012
6:00AM - 9:00AM - Sam Seliger
9:00AM - 12:00PM - Paul Burkey
12:00PM - 3:00PM - Phil Schaap archival
3:00PM - 6:00PM - Oscar Lloyd
6:00PM - 9:00PM - Cliff Preiss
9:00PM - 12:00AM - Cliff Preiss
12:00AM - 3:00AM - Stephen Park
3:00AM - 9:00AM - Phil Schaap archival from 4/22/2016: This edition of the Charles Mingus Birthday Broadcast examines his earliest records as a leader made on the west coast in the late 1940s, showcasing his great talent as a bassist, composer, arranger and bandleader.
9:00AM - 12:00PM - Matthew "Fat Cat" Rivera
12:00PM - 3:00PM - Charles Iselin
3:00PM - 6:00PM - Sid Gribetz
6:00PM - 9:00PM - Phil Schaap archival from 4/22/2014: The genius of bassist-composer Charles Mingus is explored in this segment from WKCR's annual Mingus birthday broadcast.
9:00PM - 12:00AM - Paul Burkey