Left to right: Dee Alexander, John Hill, Jana Lee Ross, Dave Schwan
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First-class music, informed playlists, personable, knowledgeable hosts, economical pricing, convenient file delivery – the WFMT Radio Network’s Jazz Network is the ideal way to bring the finest jazz radio experience to your listeners whenever you have hours in your schedule to fill. As we do with all our WFMT Radio Network-produced shows, we can offer you custom promos, along with biographies, photos and other supplemental materials to make publicity a breeze!
Our excellent lineup of Jazz Network hosts includes vocalist Dee Alexander, jazz experts John Hill and Dave Schwan, and pianist and vocalist Jana Lee Ross. In addition to their deep knowledge of the music, each of our hosts has extensive broadcasting experience, making Jazz Network a service you can air with confidence.
Jazz Network makes available 9 hours a day of high-quality mainstream jazz programming. Fully customizable as your local program product, the service includes flexible hourly modules with optional internal covered breaks which allow for news, station IDs, local promotion, funding credits or commercials. Jazz Network can sound so local your listeners will be convinced the hosts are sitting right in your studio!
Interested? Just click on “contact” and we will be happy to work with you to bring Jazz Network to your station!
In 2019 and 2020, the WFMT Radio Network, in partnership with the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events and WDCB 90.9 FM, and with support from Choose Chicago, undertook an initiative to bring the Chicago Jazz Festival to listeners locally, nationally and internationally. As part of this project, the WFMT Radio Network showcased select recordings from the 2018 and 2019 Chicago Jazz Festival to a national audience through the Jazz Network.
Click here to view photos from the 2018 Chicago Jazz Festival!