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Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

This past week on August 29, the world marked what would have been alto saxophonist Charlie Parker’s 100th birthday. Parker, who gained the name Yardbird  (shortened to Bird) during his…

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes—Kirk Knuffke

Norman Provizer

Recently, I’ve been listening to drummer Matt Wilson’s recent CD, Hug, on Palmetto Records. Wilson, like drummer Brian Blade has a sufficient number of ties to Denver (especially through cornetist…

Norman Provizer Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

It’s a sign of the times that the only place you will be able to cruise during the 2021 Jazz Cruise is the streets of Las Vegas. But while the…

Norman Provizer Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

The wild and dangerous corona-virus, roller-coaster ride continues into the month of August. There are both streaming and live events around sufficient to satisfy efforts to catch the “sound of…

Norman Provizer Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

In the midst of the current coronavirus surge, there still are live sounds available around town. At Dazzle, in addition to streaming events, the club has the Ellament Quartet with…

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…

Norman Provizer’s Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

On Thursday night, the Regina Carter/Xavier Davis duo wraps up its two-night stand at Dazzle  with sets at 6:30 and 9 p.m. By now, everyone knows that Carter is a…

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

The theme for this week in music could easily be: “It only takes two. “After all, our week in music begins on tonight, Thursday with the duo of trombonist/vocalist Natalie…

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

A recurring theme in this column is the chance listeners here have to hear not only many of the major names in the music, but also many of the newer…

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

A cool item on tap this week is the Stafford Hunter Quintet with Brad Leali. Hunter is a relatively recent addition to the area scene, after spending almost three decades…

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