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The Jazz River: Non-standard Standards

Matthew Goldwasser

Since the early days of jazz the 'standard' has been the go-to song musicians have learned and improvised around. Composers such as Ellington, Cole Porter, and the Gershwins gave us…

The Jazz River: World Dance Party

Matthew Goldwasser

The Jazz River is throwing an end of summer World Dance Party. Music from Jamaica, Nigeria, Israel, and Spain. It might be Zydeco, Flamenco, Argentinian Tango and Township Jive. Tune…

The Jazz River: Islands

Matthew Goldwasser

As summer inches away, The Jazz River explores music from Islands across the world. Big ones like Australia, sunny ones like Puerto Rico and Trinidad, as well as northern ones…

The Jazz River: Spiritual Travelers

Matthew Goldwasser

An excerpt from a Mary Lou Williams Mass, Alice Coltrane leading a Hindu chant, Steven Bernstein’s funky reconstruction of Let My People Go, a Latinized version of The Creator Has…

The Jazz River new on KUVO Jazz!

New to KUVO Jazz is "The Jazz River". It combines world cultures with improvisation, showcasing masters from across the globe, fusing folk melodies, instruments and rhythms into the gumbo of…

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