Freedom Jazz Dance

Saturdays, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Keep your Saturdays energized with mid-day jazz that embodies the spirit of freedom, the essence of jazz, and the joy of dance. Tune in for jazz tinged with world, funk, blues, R&B, fusion and even a little classical now and then.

Host Rick Mathews offers up the perfect Saturday blend from noon to 2:00, including tunes from Miles Davis, Herbie Hancock, Bill Frisell, Medeski-Martin & Wood, Jimmy Smith, Wes Montgomery, Ahmad Jamal, Wayne Shorter, Lee Morgan, John Coltrane, Billy Holiday, Duke Ellington and many others.

The Monroe

The Monroe, a young "Roll and Soul" band from Atascadero, CA performed live in studio on Rick Mathew's show, Freedom Jazz Dance (videos below). They'll play the Teen Concert at the Live Oak Music Festival on June 14th.