BBC Music Jazz

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BBC Music Jazz
BBC Music Jazz Logo
Broadcast areaUnited Kingdom; available worldwide through the internet
BBC Radio 2
First air date
12 November 2015 (2015-11-12)
Last air date
14 November 2016 (2016-11-14)

BBC Music Jazz[1] was a temporary pop-up DAB service which was a collaboration between BBC Radio, Jazz FM and The EFG Jazz London Festival.[2] The service ran from Thursday, 12 November 2015 until Sunday, 15 November 2015.[2] The BBC Music Jazz event marked the broadcaster's first major collaboration with a commercial rival.[3] BBC Music Jazz was available via Digital Audio Broadcasting, online on the BBC Music Jazz's official website, or via the BBC Radio iPlayer app.[3][4] The service was unavailable on digital television.[4]

The station returned on Thursday 10 November 2016 at 10 am, running round the clock until Monday 14 November at 10 am.[5]


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  1. ^ "BBC Music Jazz". BBC. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  2. ^ a b "BBC Radio to launch temporary Jazz Pop-up digital radio station with Jazz FM and The EFG London Jazz Festival". BBC Media Centre. 28 September 2015. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  3. ^ a b Sherwin, Adam (28 September 2015). "BBC joins forces with Jazz FM to create 'pop up' digital radio station". The Independent. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  4. ^ a b "How to Listen to BBC Music Jazz". BBC. Retrieved 3 August 2016.
  5. ^ "BBC Music Jazz".

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