05.06.2021 Wake Up! with Amanda Whiting

Hosted by Josh Aitman
More about this show
  • JAZZ
  • jazz harp

Rise and shine folks - it's gonna be a glorious day today!

Join the MD crew as they ease you into your morning with the smoothest selections going on our early morning daily show.

So, whether you're fresh outta bed, or snoozing that pesky alarm for some extra zzz's, kick back and Wake Up with Melodic Distraction!

On this edition of Wake Up! with, Josh Aitman welcomes Amanda Whiting onto the air. One of the best contemporary harp players, Amanda has recently released an EP and full length LP on Jazz Man Records.Taught by the one and only Park Stickney, Amanda has been passionate to play the harp since she was 6 years old and since, has gone on to work with the likes of Chip Whickham, Rebecca Vasmant and other great jazz contributors.Join us as we indulge in the elegance of harp music.


Pharoah Sanders – Ntjilo Ntjilo
Matthew Halsall – Floating Island
Amanda Whiting – Little Sunflower
Lori Andrews – Fragile
Dorothy Ashby – Dust
Dorothy Ashby – Games
Alice Coltrane – Journey in Satchidananda (feat. Pharoah Sanders)
Park Stickney – Where’s Mary Ford?
Amanda Whiting – After Dark (feat. Nadya Albertsson) [Rebecca Vasmant Remix]
Brandee Younger – Games
Chip Whickham – Route One