Ruth Fisher


Ruth first began working in radio in the mid 1990’s whilst living in Israel, presenting on two stations in Jerusalem & Tel Aviv…

Returning to London in 2003, she became station manager for Soul24-7 & presented a weekly show until its untimely closure the following year.  Ruth has presented on Starpoint Radio, Stomp Radio & was also the ‘English’ voice on Urban Nation, an internet station based in the USA.

In July 2010 she was asked to join Solar Radio to present the weekly specialist jazz show Notes & Tones, an eclectic mix in style, spanning the broad spectrum of jazz.  Ruth loves to promote unknown & unsigned artists primarily in the jazz world & her informal style interviews have seen her interviewing such artists as the late Al Jarreau, Carmen Lundy, Roy Ayers, Christian McBride, Orphy Robinson, Kenny Garrett, Rene Marie, the late Arnie Lawrence, Cleveland Watkiss, Raul Midon, Tuck & Patti, Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts, Paulo Freso, Greg Errico & many more. Ruth was also the first person in the UK to interview Gregory Porter in November 2010 & was the first UK journalist to cover the groundbreaking jazz festival in Sardinia called My Jazz IslandsLe mie isole jazz in June 2013.

Ruth now broadcasts on Delite Radio & since 2016 she has also presented Full Circle on Jazz FM.

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