Discover: Jazz News

Trombonist Curtis Fuller—RIP, Aged 86

The late Curtis Fuller had several connections to Denver and Colorado. Mr. Fuller visited KUVO Jazz several times and played in our former Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio at our…

Natalie Cole...Unforgettable

Natalie Cole was born February 6, 1950, Los Angeles, CA—died December 31, 2015, Los Angeles. The daughter of legendary crooner Nat King Cole. Did you know? Cole made her singing…

Five Jazz Stations To Receive Grants For Jazz Media Lab

Lance Venta, radioINSIGHT.com

KUVO Jazz is honored to be one of the distinguished stations selected by the prestigious Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. Five Jazz stations will receive a combined $1.3 million in grants…

Honoring Jeff Clayton

Howard Stone - Vail Jazz

Dear Vail Jazz Family, I write to you with a very heavy heart. We have lost one of the original members of our Jazz Family. Jeff Clayton has passed away,…

The Pete Ellman Big Band to release recording "For Pete's Ache"

The Pete Ellman Big Band will release a new recording, “For Pete's Ache,” on November 20. The Pete Ellman Big Band was formed in 2009 after Pete retired from the…

Trumpeter Eddie Gale, RIP at 78

From Jazz Promo Services: Eddie Gale, San Jose’s Ambassador of Jazz and a noted jazz educator, succumbs to cancer at Age 78. Eddie Gale, the pioneering Brooklyn-born jazz trumpeter who…

Norman Provizer Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

As the coronavirus continues to wend its deadly way through Colorado, everyone understands that current schedules are always subject to change. But as of this moment, there are one again…

Jimmy Cobb, The Pulse Of 'Kind Of Blue,' Dies At 91

(From NPR) Jimmy Cobb, whose subtle and steady drumming formed the pulse of some of jazz's most beloved recordings, died at his home in Manhattan on Sunday. He was 91.…

2020 Lifetime Achievement in Jazz Winner Carla Bley

May 18, 2020 -- Carla Bley, composer-arranger-bandleader and pianist, is celebrated for her Lifetime Achievement in Jazz by the Jazz Journalists Association, in the 2020 JJA Jazz Awards, the 25th annual…

A talk with Terri Jo Jenkins

Terri Jo Jenkins is a multi-talented woman, she has been singing professionally since her childhood. In her home state of Nebraska she was nominated for local folk artist of the…

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