Jonathan Westerling

Author's details

Name: Jonathan Westerling
Date registered: June 11, 2012
URL: http://www.radiosausalito.org

Biography

Founder of Radio Sausalito. Jonathan loves jazz and loves Sausalito.

Latest posts

  1. 24/7 Christmas Jazz from Radio Sausalito — November 28, 2015
  2. Hot Jazz Heats Up Radio Sausalito this Fall — September 23, 2015
  3. Make a donation today and we’ll send you an Internet Radio! — August 4, 2015
  4. Radio Sausalito Show Wins International Award! — June 23, 2015
  5. Radio Sausalito Show is Finalist for International Award — May 19, 2015

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24/7 Christmas Jazz from Radio Sausalito

Last December, over 40,000 jazz lovers around the world tuned into Radio Sausalito for Christmas Jazz! This great service now returns for the 2015 holidays. Just bookmark this page or click on the link below to enjoy great jazz to enrich your holidays. And its provided commercial-free so it’s perfect for your holiday party or …

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Hot Jazz Heats Up Radio Sausalito this Fall

Sausalito’s AM radio waves and online stream will come alive with “Hot Jazz” thanks to a unique locally-produced music program debuting this week on Radio Sausalito. Jazz Rhythm explores this music from the first half of the last century and how the Bay Area’s colorful characters and culture helped shape what has been called America’s …

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Make a donation today and we’ll send you an Internet Radio!

Note: This is a limited time offer which expires September 30, 2015. Make a $150 donation to Radio Sausalito, and we’ll send you a ccWifi internet radio. This radio is the modern and effortless way to listen to radio stations with clear digital sound, and even without a computer. Your desktop model ccWifi radio works …

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Radio Sausalito Show Wins International Award!

Radio Sausalito is proud to announce that one of its locally produced shows, The Joys of Jazz, has won a prestigious New York Festivals Award as one of the best radio shows in the world.  The trophy, in the form of a bronze microphone, was presented Monday in New York City to the show’s host …

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Radio Sausalito Show is Finalist for International Award

UPDATE: A Bronze for The Joys of Jazz! Congratulations, Bob!   The Joys Of Jazz with Bob Hecht has been judged a finalist for the prestigious New York Festival awards which annually recognize the top programs in radio around the world! The show, which profiles the special musical elements and musicians in jazz, is nominated …

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 7: Tourism

Tourism is an aspect of Sausalito that is unavoidable. At certain times of year in certain parts of town, it’s possible to escape its reach, but come summertime on a Sunday afternoon on Sausalito’s main street,  the pervasiveness of the tourist economy hits you square in the face. Local comedian Arthur Gaus was recruited to …

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 6: Anchor Outs

Sausalito has some of the most expensive real estate in the country — million dollar homes stack the hillsides, and even parking spaces command a hefty price tag. Amongst this scene, there exists a community known as anchor outs or live-aboards that are navigating the waters of Sausalito’s real estate and living rent free in …

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 5: Trees vs Views

Few things in Sausalito are more contested, more controversial, and more prized than the views. In the face of such extreme natural beauty, tempers can run high whenever those views are threatened — thus enters the Sausalito Trees and Views Committee.

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 4: The Natives

Sausalito’s history is rooted in its past life as a fishing village. Seaforager and storyteller Kirk Lombard talks about the underwater populations of Sausalito and reveals the hidden stories of those that live above and below the surface — including information about the enigmatic (and local annoyance) Sausalito Singing Toadfish.

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 3: Police Log

If you really want to know a town, take a look at the police log. This episode contains police bulletins from the local Marinscope newspaper and chronicles the adventures and misadventures of local characters and passerby.

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Dock of the Bay… Episode 2: Smellsalito

Smell connects us to our surroundings and has the power to trigger an emotional response. Lance Winters’ job as a master distiller at St. George Spirits is to capture fleeting smells and contain them as a sortof olfactory message in a bottle. This episode follows Lance on a smell walk as he interprets Sausalito through the nose.

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Ep 01: Sausalito Ephemera Log

A lot can be interpreted about a city based on the things that are left behind — the trash and graffiti and afterthoughts that aren’t meant to be considered lend a surprising amount of insight into a place.

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Live from the Creole United Festival

Radio Sausalito was proud to play a part in this year’s second annual Creole United Festival to benefit music education in local schools. Our live broadcast featured the event’s headliner and inspiration Andre Thierry, and his two hour set was enjoyed by our listeners around the world. The Emcee of the event was Radio Sausalito’s …

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Live Interview with Belgian Trumpeter Jean-Paul Estievenart

Jonathan Westerling interviews Jean-Paul Estievenart – a young trumpet virtuoso who has been getting rave reviews for effectively capturing traditional jazz elements in his new compositions which are sampled here.  What makes it possible to make a good living as a freelance jazz player in Brussels? (Note that this is a large file, so it may …

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Live Interview with Guitarist Quentin Dujardin from Brussels

Jonathan Westerling interviews Jazz guitarist Quentin Dujardin blends melodies from around the world into his jazz. The interview includes a live on-air performance, as well as tracks from his latest CD “Distances”. (Note that this is a large file, so it may take a few minutes to download.)

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Live interview from Belgium with Bandleader Michael Herr

Jonathan Westerling interviews Michel Herr – An accomplished bandleader and composer who is celebrating the 200th birthday of the inventor of the saxophone with several pieces for that instrument. We also hear several selections of his music.  The audio quality improves as the interview progresses. (Note that this is a large file, so it may …

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Saturday’s Lighted Boat Parade to be heard on Radio Sausalito!

New York has the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, and Pasadena has the Rose Bowl Parade, but Sausalito’s Holiday season wouldn’t be complete without the Lighted Boat Parade. This year, Radio Sausalito will be airing a complete play-by-play of this year’s parade, in collaboration with Sausalito- On-The-Waterfront and the Sausalito Yacht Club. Everyone watching the parade …

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Radio Sausalito featured on Streaming Radio Website

Radio Sausalito is proud to be the subject of a feature article in the leading streaming radio online magazine. Today, the RAIN (Radio And Internet Newsletter) had a nice mention of the station which you can read at this link… http://kurthanson.com/news/website-spotlight-radio-sausalito

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New Show: Joys of Jazz

Finding The Joys of Jazz Wherever He Goes For Immediate Release November 18, 2013 Media Contact: Jonathan Westerling – jonathan@radiosausalito.org SAUSALITO, CA – Bob Hecht’s vacation itinerary usually includes one-on-one time with great jazz artists in cities all over the world. For example, a recent trip to Europe was an opportunity not only to enjoy …

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Radio Sausalito Volunteers Featured in Houseboat Newsletter!

Radio Sausalito volunteers Court Mast, Peter Huson and Larry Clinton were featured in the Floating Homes newsletter sent out today. The text is below.  Here’s a link to the full newsletter:  http://www.floatinghomes.org/FT/2013/Newsletter_2013_5.pdf   Jazz Radio Lures Floating Home Owners by Court Mast Peter Huson loves jazz music, and boasts a jazz re- cord collection going …

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LMLU 001: New Host – Live Music Line Up

As of September 25, 2013, Mari Mack is the new host of Live Music Line Up.  Former host Andrew Clyde relocated to London, where he’s now billed as “London’s Premier Crooner.” Host Mari Mack. Mari is a rockin’ soul and blues singer (marimackmusic.com) who fronts one of the Bay Area’s top R&B groups, Livin’ Like Kings. With …

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Radio Sausalito Host Mitchell Field Profiled in the Marin IJ!

Did you know that the host of “The Field Trip” is also a celebrated hairstylist in Fairfax? Well, a story in this week’s IJ has details and a fine 1960’s portrait! Check it out… By Nels Johnson Marin Independent Journal FAIRFAX HAIRSTYLIST Mitchell Field, who has cut, curled and colored clients in salons across the …

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Radio Sausalito loves Ed’s Barbershop!

In the window of Ed’s Barbershop on Caledonia Street, they have placed a banner proclaiming their love of Radio Sausalito! Ed’s is one of the generous businesses who helps keep Radio Sausalito on the air. We thank Ed (and their barber Leslie) for their generosity and invite you to join them in supporting the station. …

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The Last Dance 001: New Show!

The Last Dance premiers this Saturday, April 27, 2013, at 10am and 6pm. It is the creation of Marin County native Dizzy Jones who delights in melding modern style with traditional taste. Listeners will enjoy music from such artists as Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong as well as today’s hottest local groups like Slim Jenkins and …

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Live Broadcast from the Community Garage Sale!

Last weekend, Radio Sausalito broadcast life from the City of Sausalito Community Garage Sale. It was a beautiful day and over 700 people showed up to buy and sell and trade. While people tuned in to our signal, the city set up a radio and speakers on top of a nearby building so that our …

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