LITE JAZZ with Marti Ivanovski

Lite Jazz hosted by Marti Ivanovski is a radio show with its main “mission” to popularize Contemporary Jazz music. First show was broadcast in March 1993, on “Radio Uno” (one of the first independent radio station in Macedonia at that time) and it was one of the first Contemporary Jazz shows in Macedonia and widely in Balkan area. Through the years Lite Jazz shift more toward R&B and funk influenced jazz, music which was widely accepted among great number of radio listeners, making this kind of music one of the favorite on the air. Through the last two decades, Marti Ivanovski had opportunity to make interviews with great musicians, like: George Benson, Joe Sample, Al Jarreau, Gerald Albright, Diana Krall, Brian Culbertson, Nick Colionne, Fourplay, Spyro Gyra, Mezzoforte, Shakatak, David Benoit, Acoustic Alchemy, Norman Brown, Mario Biondi, Marc Antoine, Brian Simpson, Dandy Dulfer, Richard Elliot, Brand New Heavies,….etc With the growth of internet platforms, especially online music streaming services, listeners have the opportunity to listen to the radio shows that have been broadcast in the last decade on the Mixcloud platform: