Erik Stabnau Group Performs Live on March 8

The Erik Stabnau Group will perform live on Jazz90.1 on Wednesday March 8 from 7-8 p.m. Erik Stabnau has shared the stage with notable musicians, including David Bixler, Bill Holman, and pianist David Paich of Toto. Erik’s playing has been heard throughout the Northeast, with notable performances at the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival. The group includes Erik Stabnau – sax, Julian Garvue – piano, Emiliano Lasansky – bass, Eric Metzgar – drums. The Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series features local musicians performing LIVE from the Jazz90.1 studios. Another great reason to support Jazz90.1. For more information, click here.

Spring Pledge Drive Begins March 20

Mark your calendar! The Jazz90.1 spring pledge drive kicks off on Monday March 20, with a goal of $55,000. Please support Jazz90.1 during that time with a pledge of financial support at any level. Ready to donate now? Click here!

Jazz90.1 Seeks “Wish List” Donations

Like any business, Jazz90.1 spends thousands of dollars per year on equipment and office supplies that keep the radio station going. In these tough budget times, we are always looking for ways to save money without affecting what you hear on air each day. Now, you can help Jazz90.1 in more ways than just cash contributions. The Jazz90.1 “wish list” includes everyday items we need, but can’t quite afford out of our operating budget. If you can help by donating something off of this list, please e-mail Click here to find a list of items that we need. If you’re only able to do one or two of something, no worries! Every item helps us in our efforts to “take jazz further” in Rochester. If you do donate a product below, Jazz90.1 will provide you with a donation letter that you could use for a possible tax deduction*. Thank you for your help!

Jazz90.1 Listener Party ft. Jimmie Highsmith Jr.

You are invited to attend our Jazz90.1 listener party on Friday March 24 from 5-7 p.m.  Come enjoy live jazz by Jimmie Highsmith Jr., enjoy refreshments and meet Jazz90.1 staff and DJ’s. While you’re here you can renew your membership or become a new member of Jazz90.1.  If you pledge your financial support at the party, you’ll receive a special bonus thank you gift! Some of the other great gifts will be available for you to take home as an instant “Thank you!” for your support. The event is free, and open to the public. We hope to see you then!

2017 Jazz90.1 Cruise Entertainment Announced

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Jazz90.1 is pleased to announce entertainment and dates for the 2017 Jazz90.1 jazz cruises aboard the Colonial Belle. The first cruise of the season takes place on Monday June 12 and will feature local dixieland favorites The Smugtown Stompers. The Bill Tiberio Trio performs on the July 10 sailing. Local favorite Jive Street Five performs on August 14, and we round out the season with a new blues cruise featuring Steve Grills and the Roadmasters on Monday September 11. Tickets for these cruises go on sale April 3 for $30.00 ea. We hope to see you aboard the Colonial Belle in Fairport!

Swing & Blues Radio Available on TuneIn App

tunein_logo_2000pxDo you enjoy swing and blues music? Do you have the TuneIn Radio app for your mobile device? Now you can hear both Jazz90.1 AND Jazz90.1 Swing and Blues Radio via the popular mobile app. Don’t forget to also download the free Jazz90.1 app for your iPhone or Android device, allowing you to stay on top of everything happening at Jazz90.1. Take the best in jazz, blues and big band music with you everywhere you go with Member Supported Jazz90.1! For more information, click here.

Greece Students to Host Monthly Jazz Radio Program

olympiaJazz90.1 is proud to announce monthly show featuring young jazz musicians from the Greece Central School District. Every month, Olympia Jazz Band students will join their teacher, Aaron Staebell, and a Jazz90.1 DJ for a live hour-long program featuring music handpicked by a student musicians. The Olympia Jazz Radio Hour panelists will discuss the artists, their music and their influence on jazz. The program will also be rebroadcast on Jazz90.1 Swing and Blues Radio online. The November 3 show will be rebroadcast on November 10 at 7 p.m. The next edition of the Olympia Jazz Radio Hour will be on Thursday March 9 at 11:30 a.m.


Jazz90.1 Presents Swing & Blues Radio

Swing&Blues_Logo_Final.inddJazz90.1 Swing and Blues features the best of classic and new blues music all week, as well as big bands and swingin’ singers all weekend long. Programs include the rebroadcast of The Blues Spectrum, Big Road Blues, Sinatra and Company, Big Band Friday, American Standards by the Sea and more. This channel also features tons of great blues and big band music not found anywhere else. Listen to Jazz90.1 Swing and Blues NOW by clicking here, and via our free mobile app. Jazz90.1 Swing and Blues radio is another great service of Member Supported Jazz90.1. Check out the Swing and Blues Radio program schedule.

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The great thing about Jazz90.1 is that it’s YOUR station. We’re a community jazz station, supported by thousands of members from Rochester and elsewhere who believe in jazz, and who believe that it should occupy a place of honor on the airwaves. Are you one of those people? Then support Jazz90.1! Click here for more information on becoming a member. If you’d like to become a Jazz90.1 business underwriter, you can call 585.966.2660. No matter how you support us, we hope that we can count on your pledges to keep one of the nation’s last 24/7/365 jazz stations on the air.