ABC Jazz in 2015
Throughout 2015, ABC Jazz will continue to broadcast the best jazz from Australia and around the world, with a diverse and extensive playlist alongside a solid offering of programs, including Jazztrack with Mal Stanley, Jazz with Jessica Nicholas, Thursday Night Live, Talking Jazz, My Favourite Things and our weekly Feature Album. On top of our radio content, ABC Jazz will strive to bring the latest coverage of concerts, tours and festivals around the country, as well as multimedia and news via social media and the ABC Jazz website.
Programming changes in 2015
Jazztrack with Mal Stanley
ABC Jazz's flagship program, Jazztrack with Mal Stanley, will remain on ABC Jazz at its traditional time slot of 5–7pm on digital radio and 5-7pm eastern on digital TV and online streaming on both Saturdays and Sundays. However, in a move to consolidate ABC Radio’s jazz offering, it will not be heard on Classic FM from Saturday, January 24, 2015.
Jazztrack will also continue to be repeated on ABC Jazz at 2pm and 9pm on digital radio and 2pm and 9pm eastern on digital TV and online on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. In addition to this, Jazztrack will be re-broadcast on ABC RN on Saturday and Sunday at 11:05pm, commencing Saturday, January 31, 2015.
Jazz Up Late
Jazz Up Late has been decommissioned, and will not continue in 2015. The final broadcast dates and times are as follows:
- Jazz Up Late will air at 10:30pm on Friday, January 16, 2015 on both Classic FM and ABC Jazz, with a repeat on ABC Jazz on Monday, January 19, 2015 at 9pm eastern.
Broadcast times in 2015:
Please note that Digital Radio broadcasts of ABC Jazz occur in local time in all Australian states. Other platforms can be heard in Eastern time, as follows:
- digital TV (chan 201 - metro and rural areas) | Eastern time
- digital radio (metropolitan areas) | Local Australian time
- online via the ABC Radio Player | Eastern time
- on mobile via the ABC Radio App | Eastern time
ABC Radio remains committed to jazz music and the Australian jazz scene, with ABC Jazz broadcasting around Australia 24/7 on digital TV (channel 201 - metropolitan and rural areas), on digital radio (metropolitan areas), online via the ABC Radio Player and on mobile with the ABC Radio App. You can also listen again to our weekly programming with on-demand streaming via the ABC Jazz website. For more on how you can hear ABC Jazz, visit here.
We look forward to your company in 2015.