Living Jazz

Two hours of great music with a focus on living musicians who are still making major contributions to the jazz scene.

Airs: Fridays 12-2 p.m.

About the host: Thane Peterson grew up in Urbana, Illinois, in an academic household in which jazz was often playing on the stereo. He attended the Universities of Wisconsin and Minnesota and then worked for many years as a reporter, editor, and foreign correspondent for Business Week magazine and BusinessWeek Online. He has been living full-time in rural Northeast Pennsylvania since 2002 and has served on WJFF’s board in various capacities since 2015. He has been hosting the “Living Jazz” show since 2014.

Living Jazz host Thane Peterson (right) with jazz pianist and composer Andy Milne.