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We Free Strings

[audio mp3="https://www.kuvo.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/wefreestrings2-81419-7.41-PM.mp3"][/audio]   We Free Strings is a string/rhythm sextet featuring band originator and violaist Melanie Dyer, violinist Charles Burnham, bass player Ken Filiano, percussionist Michael Wimberly, violinist Gwen Laster,…

Studio Club: Air Force Academy's Big Band: The Falconaires

KUVO Studio Club is excited to present the Air Force Academy's Big Band, the Falconaires on Thursday, August 15 at 4pm. The professional Airmen-musicians in The Falconaires follow in a…

A conversation with Herbie Hancock

Herbie Hancock visits Denver this week, headlining a show with Kamasi Washington at the new Mission Ballroom on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. KUVO’s Steve Chavis caught Herbie via phone a…

Kermit Ruffins Interview with Carlos Lando

KUVO Jazz's own Carlos Lando talks with the legendary Kermit Ruffins ahead of his performance at KUVO's annual Live at the Vineyards fundraising event. Admission into Live at the Vineyards…

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…

On Stage: Rickey Woodard

On Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 4 p.m., KUVO’s performance series “On Stage” jumps in the way back machine to bring you a couple of performances with reed man Rickey…

Norm Provizer's Jazz Notes

Norman Provizer

In the past, the 43rd edition of the Telluride Jazz Festival that takes place Thursday through Sunday would dominate this week’s column. After all, that festival was truly a notable…

Spotlight On: Adelitas Cocina Y Cantina - A 2019 Live at the Vineyards food vendor

  With only days until Live at the Vineyards, the restaurants are working up a sweat preparing some of their best dishes for the party of the summer, and Adelitas…

Vinyl Vault: "Stanley Clarke"

Geoff Anderson

This week the Vinyl Vault goes back to 1974 for some classic fusion with the album “Stanley Clarke.” It’s the second solo album from the acclaimed bassist, released around the…

Bas: Tiny Desk Concert

Back in January, Dreamville, one of rap's most formidable artist-run labels, invited a broad selection of hip-hop artists and creators to Atlanta to create the label's third compilation album, Revenge…

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