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Since 2005, School of Jazz has demonstrated a commitment to jazz education; in fact, it’s one of the cornerstones of KNKX’s mission as the station’s signature community outreach program. School of Jazz provides mentorship, learning and performance opportunities to Western Washington middle school, high school and college jazz students. Since its inception, School of Jazz has directly impacted over 3,000 jazz students, band directors and professional musicians.

KNKX Student DJ Daniella Rodriguez


Seventeen-year-old Daniela Rodriguez, who plays the trumpet in Lynnwood High School's Jazz Band, is KNKX's guest DJ on April 5 from 8-9 p.m.


“A Night in Tunisia” - Dizzy Gillaspie (Birks Works: Verve Big Band Sessions)

“Manteca” - Arturo Sandoval (Trumpet Evolution)

“Birks Works” - Art Pepper (Art Pepper Meets the Rhythm Section)

“P.B.M.J.” - 45th St. Brass (The Curtain Show)

“Outlier” - Snarky Puppy (We Like It Here)

“So What” – Miles Davis (Kind of Blue)

“Moanin’” – Mingus Big Band (Nostalgia in Times Square)

“Caravan” – Duke Ellington (Money Jungle)

“Sumo” – Emefe (Music Frees All)