“British composer/pianist Simon Lasky is the real deal.”
host of U.S NPR’s weekly ‘Jazz Inspired’ show
Recipient of a 2019 Fellowship to study jazz composition with Chuck Owen at the University of South Florida, and winner of the 2018 British Composer Award for ‘Jazz Composition for Small Ensemble, Simon Lasky juggles a busy career as a composer, pianist, NPR jazz host and recording artist on both sides of the Atlantic.
— Sammy Stein, Kind Of Jazz
Simon is presenting ‘All Night Jazz’ on WUSF 89.7 every Monday and Tuesday at 1am EST, plus Thursday prime time at 9pm EST, featuring performances and interviews from jazz artists both local and national.
In 2020 Simon developed his acclaimed ‘At Home With’ interview series for ‘All Night Jazz’. His in-depth conversations with jazz greats Vince Mendoza, Bob Mintzer, John McLaughlin, Bob James, Joe Locke and others have garnered accolades from jazz enthusiasts the world over.