Jazz Safari

NEPR: Saturdays, 8 p.m. – 11 p.m.

Dedicated to the proposition that variety is the spice of life, Jazz Safari strives to foster a new appreciation of jazz, while also exploring its musical cousins of the African diaspora. Host Kari Njiiri serves up a tasty mix every Saturday evening from 8:00 to 11:00. If you like what you hear, or want to tell us what you’d like to hear, let us know by sending e-mail to kari@nepr.net!

JAZZ SAFARI CALENDAR

LISTEN ON DEMAND

On demand listening is refreshed every week after the show and is available until the next show.

Ways to Connect

Jane Bunnett and Maqueque at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival
Kari Njirri / NEPR

Kari Njiiri, NEPR, spoke with saxophonist Jane Bunnett following a performance with her all-female band from Cuba, Maqueque, at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island.