Discover: Jazz

The Jazz River: South African Jazz Offerings

Matthew Goldwasser

The musical history of South Africa is incredibly rich and intricate drawing from indigenous tribes’ rhythms and melodies, choirs—gospel and otherwise—, dance and listening music, and since the 1930s jazz.…

Vinyl Vault: Featuring Ben Sidran

Geoff Anderson

Ben Sidran is coming to town on Wednesday, so the Vinyl Vault will feature tunes from some of his albums not in the KUVO library. We’ll hear tracks from 1974’s…

Su Teatro kicks off its 2019/2020 season

  Su Teatro Cultural and Performing Arts Center starts off their 2019/2020 season with Fire in the Streets: The West High Blowouts! In March 1969 Denver West High students walked…

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

When drummer Shelly Manne left the L.A. Four, Jeff Hamilton stepped in to keep the popular group (with Ray Brown, Bud Shank and Laurindo Almeida) grooving along. Over the years,…

Stories of Standards: "I Got Rhythm" by George & Ira Gershwin

Linda Hillshafer

Tune in weekday mornings for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of " I Got Rhythm.” Rodney Franks presents Stories of Standards Monday through Friday at 7:50 and…

Weaving Medicines at MSU Denver

On Wednesday Oct 23rd starting at 9:30 at St. Cajetan's Event Center on the Auraria Campus Dr. Ricardo Carrillo (Clinical Psychologist and Curandero) will be speaking on mental health healing…

Anita O'Day - A Centennial Celebration

Anita O’Day joined Gene Krupa’s big band in ’41, and in ’42 Down Beat magazine named her “New Star of the Year.” But it was her performance at the Newport…

On Stage: Producers Picks — Part Three!

Steve Chavis

This Sunday, October 20th, at 4pm, KUVO’s performance series “On Stage” features highlights from more than 20 years of broadcast recordings from the Phyllis A. Greer Studio at KUVO Jazz.…

Studio Club: Ben Sidran

Join us for a performance interview with Ben Sidran on Wednesday, October 23 from 12:30 to 1pm in the Phyllis A. Greer Studio. Ben is an integral figure in the…

NEA Jazz Master Eddie Palmieri & his Afro-Caribbean Jazz Sextet

Eddie Palmieri to perform at The Lincoln Center in Fort Collins on Saturday, November 9 at 7:30pm. NEA Jazz Master Eddie Palmieri & his Afro-Caribbean Jazz Sextet; featuring Eddie Palmieri-piano,…

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