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The Jazz River—Scandinavian Jazz Lights Up the Sky

In the farthest northeastern corner of Europe, are the nations of Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland and Iceland. Together they make up the region called Scandinavia. Jazz came to most Scandinavian…

Local Musician Spotlight: Bill McCrossen

Candace LeGault

Bill McCrossen, one of the most versatile bassists you’ll ever hear, is a native New Yorker who visited Colorado after high school, fell in love with the area, and never…

Breakfast Jazz

JJ

Welcome to Breakfast Jazz on Breakfast with JJ on Saturday, September 19 at 6 am. The show will feature a mix of mainstream, contemporary, smooth jazz, blues, and other jazz…

On Stage—João Donato

KUVO’s performance series “On Stage” features the music of The João Donato Trio on Saturday, September 19, at 10 pm. We captured the “Father of Bossa Nova” on a couple…

Monday Night Jazz Odyssey—Celebrates Chico Hamilton

Join us on the Jazz Odyssey on Monday, September 21, at 10 pm as we celebrate the 99th anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest jazz drummers ever,…

Dazzle Presents—Alive On Arrival

Dazzle Presents: Alive On Arrival on Wednesday, September 16 at 7 pm. Infectious NOLA funk rock based out of Denver, Alive on Arrival is an eclectic soul funk band with…

New Music Monday

This week's New Music Monday premiers include: Chick Corea releases a superb 2-disc set of live solo performances with a few duets playing the music of Gershwin-Monk-Mozart-Jobim-Wonder-Evans-Chopin and others. Chick…

Vinyl Vault—Jazz Journey

This week, the Vinyl Vault has a swingin’ big band session from Pete Petersen and the Collection Jazz Orchestra entitled “Jazz Journey.” Released in 1984 on Pausa Records, the album…

Stories of Standards—Blue Bossa

Linda Hillshafer

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

Doors Open Denver 2020

Explore Our City Virtually During Doors Open Denver September 28 through October 15 Doors Open Denver is the premier event showcasing the richness and history of Denver’s built environment and…

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