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Page added Feb 3, 2012 Updated Apr 6, 2017

Join us each Thursday night at 9pm as we broadcast live jazz, here on ABC Jazz.

There's a variety of performances each week, from our ABC Jazz in-studio sessions to classic jazz performances and our archive of Jazztrack live recordings...

If you miss the broadcast, keep an eye out for streaming audio-on-demand via the ABC Radio website.

Coming Up

Thu 17 Aug 9:00pm

Highlights from the recent Jazzahead showcase in Germany on this episode, including the Kari Ikonen Trio due out in Australia later in 2017.

Latest Episode

Thu 10 Aug 9:00pm

Australia now has a National Jazz Orchestra, and ABC Jazz recorded their debut performance at the recent Sydney Con International Jazz Fest.

Recent Episodes

Thu 3 Aug 9:00pm

Hear the full set from Polish outfit the NAK Trio (with an Aussie bassist), captured live at the 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Festival.

Thu 27 Jul 9:00pm

Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts joins the Danish Radio Big Band on this week's live set - recorded in Copenhagen in 2010.

Thu 20 Jul 9:00pm

We revisit a set from the 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Fest, featuring Israeli/NYC guitarist Yotam Silberstein and his quartet!

Thu 13 Jul 9:00pm

Tributes to the late Geri Allen with a double bill on this episode. Hear her with two trios in both Hamburg in '05 and at Wangaratta in '06.

Thu 6 Jul 9:00pm

This week on Thursday Night Live, the full set from Swiss trio 'MaxMantis,' live at the 2017 Melbourne International Jazz Festival.

Charles Lloyd
Thu 29 Jun 9:00pm

Catch a live recording of the great Charles Lloyd, accompanied by a quartet of US stalwarts at the 2016 Tampere Music Festival.


On Apr 7, 2016. 7:31pm
Danny said

Great stuff. Also try listen in to our radio 106.1 Jazz Fm. Just log onto www.jazzfm.ug. Its the first jazz fm station in east and central Africa.

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