Discover: Jazz

Vinyl Vault: Vince Guaraldi at Grace Cathedral

Geoff Anderson

This week the Vinyl Vault goes to church with the album “Vince Guaraldi at Grace Cathedral.” Recorded in 1965, it is believed to be the first use of jazz during…

Canción Mexicana's Annual Holiday Musical Banquet

Canción Mexicana host, Debra Gallegos serves up her musical banquet on Sunday, December 22 at 10 am to 1 pm! Tune in for a fun radio experience of musica Tejana,…

The Jazz River: Musical Genre Crossing

Matthew Goldwasser

Jazz fascinates all manner of musicians. How about a ska band playing Eddie Harris? What about when Bluegrass goes Miles Davis or African kora players swing Charlie Parker? Have you…

Paul Shinn Trio

KUVO welcomes back Paul Shinn on Monday, December 16 at 3 pm! Originally from Kansas City, Paul Shinn plays and composes with a unique blend of forward-thinking style which incorporates…

Stories of Standards: "Manteca"

Linda Hillshafer

Tune in weekday mornings for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of “Manteca.” Rodney Franks presents Stories of Standards Monday through Friday at 7:50 and 8:50 a.m. starting…

Funky Boombox: The Best of 2019

The Funky Boombox playlist of 2019 was dominated by international and Colorado artists. Almost half of the twenty-five songs are from international stars, including New Mastersounds from England, Soul Messin’…

New Year's Eve Events with the LowDown Brass Band at Dazzle

Celebrate New Years Eve at Dazzle at Baur's with the LowDown Brass Band! A high-energy deluge of danceability, Chicago-based LowDown Brass Band artfully synthesizes the gritty sounds of the Windy…

Spotlight on a Local Musician: Alex Heffron

Candace LeGault

This young man is HOT. Which is odd, because, when Alex Heffron started guitar lessons in elementary school, he was no standout, by his own admission. His first year of…

Stories of Standards: "Seven Steps to Heaven"

Linda Hillshafer

Tune in weekday mornings for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of “Seven Steps to Heaven.” Rodney Franks presents Stories of Standards Monday through Friday at 7:50 and…

David Benoit Christmas Tribute to Charlie Brown

David Benoit with special guest Sara Gazarek will perform classics from Vince Guaraldi’s A Charlie Brown Christmas and familiar carols combined with Benoit’s velvety contemporary jazz piano to ring in…

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