Classic Jazz with
Ted Allison


Classic Jazz and Songs From The Great American Song Book

For three hours each week your host, Ted Allison will be featuring the music of Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, John Coltrane, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Charlie Parker, Count Basie and of course the list goes on and on.

Beginning in the late 1800's in New Orleans, Louisiana and then by the 1920's the sounds started to sweep the united states...from trios to big bands...from cool to funky and modern, jazz now has over 50 subgenres.

Along the way, you will hear songs from the Great American Song Book. The Great American Song Book is defined loosely as: early 20th century american jazz standards, popular songs and show tunes. it is a wide range of songs!!

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radio stations

Radio Te Aroho
88 FM
Te Aroha, New Zealand

+Airs Friday Evenings 18:00 to 21:00 Local Time(6:00pm – 9:00pm)

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+Airs Thursdays 4:00pm Eastern 3:00pm Central

+live webstream available on Live 365(a streaming service)
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KRSM – LPFM 98.9 FM in Minneapolis, MN

A One Hour Verison of Classic Jazz With Ted Allison

+Airs Sunday Mornings at 8:00am

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Rural Radio UK: One Of Norfolk's Finest Radio

+Airs Mondays 10:00pm (local time)

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Vulcan Sound Radio
Bournemouth, UK

+Airs Saturdays 1:00pm (local time)

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Ted Allison

Ted has been in radio broadcasting since the early 1970's when he was in high school. Yes, that has been a long time. He has been host and producer of many different shows ranging from pop music from the 1950's and 1960's to of course jazz.

Ted's main occupation for well over 25 years was being the promotions and development director Jazz 88/KBEM — FM, the Minneapolis public shcools radio station.

Ted is now retired but still helps out at several community raido stations in Minneapolis MN where he has lived all his life.(no we don't have snow year round in Minnesota.)

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