Discover: Jazz

KUVO Host Andy O' gives a personal account of his experience of being homeless

  A lot of times we think of homeless people as people who are in our way, or are lazy, or not even really worth our time. We sometimes think…

Vinyl Vault : "Call It Jazz" by Alive!

Geoff Anderson

This week’s Vinyl Vault features the all-woman band Alive! and their 1981 album “Call it Jazz.” The album was recorded live at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco.…

Stories of Standards : "Exactly Like You"

Linda Hillshafer

Tune in weekday mornings for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of "Exactly Like You.” Rodney Franks presents Stories of Standards Monday through Friday at 7:50 and 8:50…

"Night Song" by Max Wagner - June CD of the Month

The Front Range of Colorado is fortunate to have one of the most talented and diverse communities of musicians in the US. Moreover, musicians from other areas of the country…

Norman Provizer Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

In 1964 the musical Fiddler on the Roof (a play that recently turned the Buell Theater into an early 20th-century Russian village) opened on Broadway. That same year “Cannonball” Adderley…

Vinyl Vault: "Live" by Jan Akkerman

This week’s Vinyl Vault features some Dutch fusion with guitarist Jan Akkerman and his 1978 album “Live.” Released on Atlantic, the album was recorded live at the Montreux Jazz Festival…

On Stage: From Salsatet to Mambotet!

A little extra percussion please, and let’s bring in a jazz standard… now with some Latin flavor… and the result?  It’s the Andy Nevala Salsatet and the Mambotet with Ray…

Stories of Standards: "After You've Gone" - Turner Layton

Linda Hillshafer

Tune in weekday mornings for Stories of Standards to hear our favorite versions of " After You’ve Gone.” Rodney Franks presents Stories of Standards Monday through Friday at 7:50 and…

Studio Club: Steph Johnson

In the wake of the economic crisis of 2008, aspiring musician Steph Johnson made a brave choice: The singer, songwriter, and guitarist chose to abandon her 12-year career in banking…

Special Guest Host: Allan Harris

Vocalist Allan Harris will be guest-hosting on KUVO Jazz with Steve Chavis on this Friday morning at 11am Allan Harris is in Denver performing “A Tale of Two Kings” –…

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