COMMUNITY, CULTURE, MUSIC
Plan on visiting the KUVO booth at the Five Points Jazz Festival this Saturday from 11am to 8pm. Visit with Momma Kat, Erik, and other on-air hosts.
Wear your KUVO apparel and we'll take your picture!!
The entire Festival schedule is here, for your advance planning. If you need a copy on Saturday, we'll have them at the booth! See you then!!
KUVO's booth is sponsored by Denver Water, reminding you:
"Use Even Less - It's a Drought!"
PONCHO SANCHEZ and his Latin Jazz Band
For more than three decades as both a leader and a sideman, Conguero Poncho Sanchez has stirred up a fiery stew of straight ahead jazz, gritty soul music and infectious melodies and rhythms. Get your tickets today! Check out Poncho Sanchez and his version of Watermelon Man!
Miss Sarah Vaughan - every Saturday afternoon with Gabriel
6a Breakfast Jazz with JJ Grooves to move you.
9a Saturday Morning Jazz with George Peck
12p Jazz with Gabriel
3p Jazz with Ed Danielson Two hours of music with the Mayor
5p All Blues Greg Rasheed fills in for Sam.
7p R&B Jukebox .
9pm Groove Jazz Rendevous
11pm Soulstice Radio Live! Soulful jams for late night-
Weekdays from 6 to 8am. Start your day with Community, Culture and Music. Business, news for and about our neighborhood, plus Stories of Standards.
In advance of Thursday's Small Business Expo at the Denver Central Library, the executive director of Denver's Office of Economic Development Paul Washington joins First Take LIVE!
We're looking forward to a new jazz standard. Beginning Monday, listen for "Softly, as in a Morning Sunrise" by Sigmund Romberg, with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.
Join the conversation: call our comment line at (720) 254-1071, send an e-mail to FirstTake@kuvo.org, or visit our Facebook page.
Howard Alden and Lenore Raphael
Tuesday, May 21 at 1pm in the Phyllis A Greer Performance Studio
Pianist Raphael and guitarist Alden released a swingin’ album last year, "Loverly". We broadcast them LIVE on Tuesday. Studio Club members, contact Arvida . The duo appear at Dazzle Jazz on Thursday, 5/23.
Become a part of the LATINO AMERICANS project. Make a video describing what being Latino means to you, share your family traditions, tell us how you celebrate your heritage and culture or let us know about your role models. We want to hear from you Colorado! LATINO AMERICANS, a landmark, six-hour documentary series, will air nationwide on PBS in the fall of 2013. LATINO AMERICANS will chronicle the lives and experiences of Latinos in the United States from 1800 to the 21st Century.
In 60 years in show business, Mel Brooks has earned more major awards than any other living entertainer. A comedy giant of our time, scrawny Melvin Kaminsky developed his aggressively funny personality on the mean streets of Brooklyn, to protect against bullies. He has never authorized a biography and has requested that his friends not talk about him, making his full participation with AMERICAN MASTERS a genuine first.Tune in to ROCKY MOUNTAIN PBS.