Jazz90.1 is dedicated to bringing our listeners unique programming that they won’t hear anywhere else on the radio or Internet. To this end, we are proud to present the Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series. This Concert Series features local musicians performing LIVE from the Jazz90.1 studios. Another great reason to support Jazz90.1.

Upcoming Jazz90.1 LIVE Concerts:

If you enjoy listening to Jazz90.1 and live jazz around town, be sure to check out the next season of the Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series. This year, the series will highlight many of Rochester’s hottest jazz and blues groups, as well as some newcomers to the scene. Jazz90.1 (WGMC 90.1) will present live on-air performances in 2018-19 by The Greece Athena High School Jazz Ensemble on November 14, The Syndicate Jazz Band on December 12 for a special holiday performance, The Melody Masters Big Band on January 23, Triocity on February 20, Trio East  on March 6, The Greece Arcadia High School Jazz Ensemble on April 3, Bill Schmitt and The Bluesmasters on April 17, Steve Grills and The Roadmasters on May 8 and The Marco Amadio Band on June 5.  Each concert is held on a Wednesday evening from 7-8 p.m., and is broadcast live from the studios of Jazz90.1. The only way listeners can hear these great groups is to tune in to Jazz90.1, or listen live at www.jazz901.org.

Musicians Sought for Jazz90.1 Concert Series

Are you a local jazz or blues musician? Would you like to perform your music live on the radio? If you are a local musician, and your group plays straight ahead jazz or blues, you can apply to be a part of the Jazz90.1 Live Studio Concert Series for the 2017-18 season. The series features local musicians during a monthly one hour live on-air concert. If you are interested in applying, please send a CD demo of your groups work (No Mp3’s via e-mail accepted); a brief bio of you and/or your group; desired set list for concert; available dates (Wednesday evenings between September – June); website address (if applicable) and contact information. Please send the above information to:

Jazz90.1 Concert Series
attn: Rob Linton
1139 Maiden Lane
Rochester, NY 14615

*Applications will be considered on a first come, first serve basis.  Please note that Jazz90.1 is unable to pay musicians for these performances.

Previous Jazz90.1 LIVE Concerts:

All concerts hosted by Rob Linton, and produced by Joe Swetz. 

Russell Scarbrough’s SOUL-JAZZ Big Band
October 17, 2018

Charlie Lindner Trio
September 26, 2018

Vanishing Sun
June 13, 2018

The Jimmie Highsmith Jr. Trio
May 23, 2018

Hanna and The Blue Hearts
April 18, 2018

Ann Mitchell Jazz
March 28, 2018

Naomi Nakanishi
February 7, 2018

Flash Bam Pow
January 17, 2018

Brad Batz Group
December 20, 2017

Dave Rivello Ensemble
November 8, 2017

The Vince Ercolamento Quartet
October 18, 2017

The John Nyerges Quintet
September 20, 2017

The Spencerport High School Jazz Band
May 10, 2017

The Greece Athena High School Jazz Band
April 12, 2017

The Erik Stabnau Group (Postponed)
March 8, 2017

Aaron Staebell and Normal People
February 8, 2017

Greece Olympia Jazz Ens. 
January 18, 2017

The Brockport Big Band
Wednesday December 14, 2016

The Rita Collective
Wednesday November 2, 2016

The Russell Scarbrough SOUL-JAZZ Big Band
Wednesday October 12, 2016

Steve Grills and the Roadmasters
Wednesday September 14, 2016

Hilton High School Jazz Band
Wednesday June 8, 2016

Greece Athena High School Jazz Band
Wednesday May 18, 2016

Jive Street Five
Wednesday May 11, 2016

Jon Seiger and the All-Stars
Wednesday April 13, 2016

Penfield High School Jazz Ensemble
Wednesday February 24, 2016

The Bob Sneider Duo
Wednesday January 13, 2016

Karl Stabnau Quar.
Wednesday December 9, 2015

The White Hots w/Tina Albright
Wednesday November 4, 2015

The Theresa Chen Trio
Wednesday October 21, 2015

Laura Dubin Duo
Wednesday September 16, 2015

Bill Tiberio Band
Wednesday June 3, 2015

Ann Mitchell Jazz
Wednesday May 20, 2015

Alexa Tarantino and Dariusz Terefenko
Wednesday April 29, 2015

Brockport Big Band
Wednesday March 18, 2015

Music Makers Band
Wednesday February 4, 2015

Half Ton Horns
Wednesday January 21, 2015

Greece Jazz Band
Wednesday December 3, 2014

Wednesday November 12, 2014

Jon Seiger and the All-Stars
Wednesday October 22, 2014

Dave Rivello Ensemble
Wednesday October 15, 2014

Bob Sneider Trio
Wednesday September 17, 2014

Jive Street Five
Wednesday June 12, 2014

Just Jazz Trio
Wednesday May 21, 2014

Laurenzi, Ernst and Green
Wednesday May 7, 2014

Danny Ziemann Trio
Wednesday April 16, 2014

Alexa Tarantino Quartet
Wednesday April 9, 2014

Greece Jazz Band
Wednesday January 22, 2014

Trio East
Wednesday December 4, 2013

Smugtown Stompers
Wednesday November 6, 2013

Michael Vadala Trio
Wednesday October 9, 2013

Mike Kaupa Solo
Wednesday September 25, 2013

Wednesday June 5, 2013

John Nyerges Quartet
Thursday May 16, 2013

The Westview Project
Wednesday March 13, 2013

Nick Finzer Quintet
Wednesday February 13, 2013

Kristen Shiner-McGuire
Wednesday January 9, 2013

Ann Mitchell Jazz
Wednesday December 19, 2012

Jive Street Five
Wednesday December 5, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Madeline Forster
Wednesday November 14, 2012 7-8 p.m.

The Mambo Kings
Wednesday October 17, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Greece Jazz Band
Wednesday September 26, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Aaron Staebell’s Bending and Breaking
Wednesday June 6, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Lindsey Holland with the Rick Holland Quartet
Wednesday May 30, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Po’ Boys Brass Band
Wednesday April 11, 2012 7-8 p.m.

The Westview Project
Wednesday March 7, 2012 7-8 p.m.

The Adrian DiMatteo Quartet ft. Vanessa Mangione
Wednesday February 15, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Uptown Groove
Wednesday January 18, 2012 7-8 p.m.

Take Four – Athena High School Ensemble
Wednesday December 14, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Hard Logic
Wednesday November 2, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Jive Street Five
Wednesday October 19, 2011 7-8 p.m.

The Karl Stabnau Group
Wednesday September 28, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Rick Holland Band w/Lindsey Holland
Wednesday May 11, 2011 7-8 p.m.

John Nyerges
Wednesday April 6, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Steve Grills and the Roadmasters
Wednesday February 9, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Po’ Boys Brass Band
Wednesday January 19, 2011 7-8 p.m.

Mark Hadley Quartet
Wednesday December 29, 2010 7-8 p.m.

Wednesday November 3, 2010 7-8 p.m.

Wednesday October 27, 2010 7-8 p.m.

Jazz Contingent
Wednesday May 19, 2010 – 7-8 p.m.

The Jive Street Five
Wednesday April 28, 2010 – 7-8 p.m.

Rick Holland Quintet
Wednesday March 10, 2010 – 7-8 p.m.

Steve Greene Trio
Wednesday February 3, 2010

Nick Finzer Evolutions Quintet
Wednesday January 20, 2010 – 7-8 p.m.

Jon Seiger Allstars
Wednesday December 2, 2009 – 7-8 p.m.

Jimmy Highsmith Jr.
Wednesday November 4, 2009 – 7-8 p.m.

Mike Melito Quartet
Thursday October 15, 2009 – 7-8 p.m.

Bill Tiberio Band
Wednesday May 13, 2009 – 7-8 P.M.

Quinn Lawrence Trio
When: Wednesday April 8, 2009 – 7-8 P.M.

Paradigm Shift Trio
When: Wednesday March 18, 2009 – 7-8 P.M.

John Stetch Trio
When: Friday February 27, 2009 6-7 P.M.

Greece Athena High School Jazz Band
When: Wednesday February 11, 2009 7-8 P.M.

Ted Perry Trio
When: January 14, 2009 7-8 P.M.

Jim Nugent Trio
When: Wednesday December 3, 2008 7-8 P.M.

John Nyerges Quartet
When: Wednesday November 19, 2008 7-8 P.M.

Rick Holland/Evan Dobbins Little Big Band
When: Wednesday October 8, 2008 7-8 P.M.

When: Wednesday May 28, 2008 8-9 P.M.

When: Wednesday April 30th from 8p to 9p

Bob Sneider Trio
When: Wednesday March 12th from 8p to 9p

Steve Greene Trio w/Tina Albright
When: October 2007

GottaSay featuring Jimmie Highsmith, Jr.
When: Wednesday, June 7, 2006 from 9p to 10p

Mike Melito w/ Bill Dobbins, Bob Sneider, and Phil Flanigan
When: Wednesday, May 3, 2006 from 9p to 10p

Dubble Stuff
When: Wednesday, April 12, 2006 from 9p to 10p

GottaSay Plays Blue Note Favorites
When: Wednesday, March 1, 2006 from 9p to 10p

Bob Sneider with Mike Kaupa
When: Wednesday, February 1, 2006 from 9p to 10p

The Mike Van Allen Quintet
When: Wednesday, January 4, 2006 from 8p to 9p

GottaSay presents the music of Eddie Harris
When: Wednesday, December 7, 2005 from 9p to 10p

A Night of Jazz w/ GottaSay
When: Wednesday, November 2, 2005 from 9p to 10p

A Night of Latin Jazz w/ Rochester’s own Mambo Kings
When: Wednesday, October 26, 2005 from 7p to 8p

A Night of Funk
When: Wednesday, October 5, 2005 from 9p to 10p

A Night Of Ballads
When: Wednesday, September 7, 2005 from 7p to 8p

“Salvador Dali”, an original suite by Yesternow
When: Wednesday, August 3, 2005 from 7p to 8p

The Music of Herbie Hancock by Yesternow
When: Wednesday, July 6, 2005 from 8p to 9p

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