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For going on 9 years it has been my pleasure to keep you connected to the music and artists who make it. From jazz and blues to roots and r&b. Thanks for going on this ride. Wouldn’t have done it without you. To stay connected head to   Cheers – Carol


Connecting the music fan to the music and artists who make it.

Smooth In Seattle a production of Carol Handley Presents

In 2011, Carol Handley Presents launched a concert and events company to promote jazz and smooth jazz in the Pacific Northwest.  In July of 2011 Smooth in Seattle was born to inform about jazz events and news.

Carol Handley 
Carol has been presenting Jazz and Adult Alternative music in the greater Seattle area both on the air and in lifestyle events in the Pacific Northwest. She has created, produced and presented concerts and events featuring traditional, progressive and contemporary styles of jazz and roots music.

Commercial and non-commercial stations include KBCS-FM, KZAM-FM, KJZZ-AM, KPLU-FM, KEZX-FM, KKNW-FM, KMTT-FM, KWJZ-FM, KRWM-FM and currently as the Director of Music Programming for 88.5 KNKX.

Carol Handley Presents is where you can connect and listen to Musicians on Mic, Carol’s conversation with artists and other interesting people.