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Happy Birthday to Tito Puente!

Nikki Giron

Tito Puente is known as the “King of Latin Jazz.” Tito grew up in New York City's Spanish Harlem and became a professional musician at age 13. He learned to…

Bagpipes & Brass: Emerald Ode to Joy

Denver Brass presents Bagpipes & Brass: Emerald Ode to Joy with Celtic Colorado Pipes & Drums, Todd Teske - Tenor, Rick Seaton - Organ Take a journey to the majestic…

The Jazz River—Women of the World-2

In celebration of International Women's History Month, The Jazz River takes another journey across the many and varied musical tributaries written, produced and performed by women. Expect to hear vintage…

Glenn Miller—Moonlight Serenade: The Theme of an Era

Glenn Miller born on this day in 1904! During the big band era of the mid-twentieth century, bands and bandleaders were readily known by their theme songs. Audiences knew at…

Pans & Brass: Mardi Gras Magic

Denver Brass presents Pans & Brass: Mardi Gras Magic with Pan Jumbies Masks, beads, feathers - Mardi Gras Fever comes to Colorado! The street-party tradition of Carnival takes us from…

Jazz at Lincoln Center—Big Band Holidays

Celebrate the Holidays with an incredible lineup of artists! Audiences of all ages will enjoy this festive, one-of-a-kind performance from an all-star lineup including the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with…

JLCO—Big Band Holidays

Celebrate the Holidays with an incredible lineup of artists! Audiences of all ages will enjoy this festive, one-of-a-kind performance from an all-star lineup including the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with…

The Pete Ellman Big Band to release recording "For Pete's Ache"

The Pete Ellman Big Band will release a new recording, “For Pete's Ache,” on November 20. The Pete Ellman Big Band was formed in 2009 after Pete retired from the…

Discover Music at KUVO’s YouTube Channel!

You know how sometimes you’re scrolling through your social media feed, and an hour later, you wonder what just happened? May I suggest a channel that will feed your musical…

On Stage—The Bigger the Band, the Better

This Saturday, KUVO’s performance archive show “On Stage” showcases the most elaborate and complex assemblage of jazz musicians – the big band. The Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio was known…

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