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Radio Station Format Definition: Jazz

These stations play a variety of jazz music such as jazz standards, bebop, jazz vocals, Latin-jazz, avant-garde, funk, delta-blues, and old-time jazz. Often these genres are segmented and featured as special programming on these stations. Commonly these stations also incorporate blues or world music programming into their schedules as well. Many jazz stations are publicly owned, and may include content from National Public Radio. Segments of jazz programming can otherwise be found on variety, college, and public stations.

Typical artists heard on Jazz stations include: Wynton Marsalis, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Miles Davis

See also: Public Radio, Smooth Jazz


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