Discover: Music

Categories

30 Under 30 at Nocturne | Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

In 1982, the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) established the Jazz Masters award, recognizing living individuals for their contribution to the music. In 2011, the NEA added a twist…

New Hosts to Succeed Bob Parlocha

WFMT Radio Network and the Jazz Network announced that KCSM Jazz 91.1 hosts Greg Bridges and Lee Thomas will take over the hosting and production duties of Bob Parlocha - host of Jazz with Bob Parlocha, who…

"Au Privave" | Stories of Standards

“Au Privave” was composed and recorded by Charlie Parker in 1951, at the tail end of Parker's most fruitful recording years. Parker spent 1949 and 1950 in Europe, where he…

KUVO Exhibition Brings Jazz History to Life | July 7-Sept. 9

In celebration of bringing jazz to Denver for 30 years, KUVO is teaming up with the Blair-Caldwell Library to create an exhibit sure to take jazz lovers down a musical memory…

Alejandro Castaño | 30 Under 30

https://youtu.be/QGT8Gp-vzj4 Drummer Alejandro Castaño - a featured artist on KUVO's latest release, Live at the Oasis Volume 11 - strives to make music happen as much as possible. A member of Annie Booth Trio and  Funky Fresh Trio, Alejandro…

Daryl Gott | 30 Under 30

https://youtu.be/c0_9iIl-ebw Denver native Daryl Gott - featured on KUVO's latest release, Live at the Oasis Vol. 11 - is working hard to bring a fresh sound to jazz.  As a saxophonist,…

New Music Monday | Like Son, Like Father & Jazz From St. Thomas

Since his emergence in the early 1990s, Christian McBride has not only become one of jazz's most in demand bassist and bandleader, McBride has become an ambassador of jazz around…

A Happy Birthday USA List of Musical Fireworks | Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes

Jazz Notes 7-2-2015 by Norman Provizer    Before he climbed out of teenage years, New Orleans trumpeter Wynton Marsalis found his way to New York and joined Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers…

Jazz on Film: Paris Blues - Art, Freedom or Love

Despite being among the greatest of American inventions, jazz has always been a hard way to make a living. Many musicians, from Sidney Bechet and Josephine Baker to Dee Dee…

KUVO Presents an Afternoon of Free Jazz Films | July 18

Join KUVO for a jazz filled Saturday afternoon matinee! We will be showing the jazz cartoon featuring Betty Boop and Cab Calloway,  The Old Man of the Mountain, a 1970s jazz performance short…

Become a Member

Join the growing family of people who believe that music is essential to our community. Your donation supports the work we do, the programs you count on, and the events you enjoy.

Download the App

Download KUVO's FREE app today! The KUVO Public Radio App allows you to take KUVO's music and news with you anywhere, anytime!