Extra Gifts
6:00 am
Thu April 24, 2014

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Pledge today for tickets to see Regina Carter, Trombone Shorty or Diana Krall
Pledge today for tickets to see Regina Carter, Trombone Shorty or Diana Krall

When you pay for your pledge to KUVO with a credit or debit card, or by Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT), you're eligible to receive an extra gift. Select from this list and enter your choice in the Comments box on the pledge form.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $60 LEVEL

Alfredo Rodriguez CD, The Invasion Parade     Rodriguez is an exceptionally gifted pianist and arranger, and he delved deep into Cuba's vast musical variety from guajiro to Yoruban Santeria music, comparsas, timba, Caribbean folk, and, of course, Afro-Cuban jazz, and wound in a thoroughly modern, utterly enchanting mix of originals, folk songs, and classics. Track listing: 1. The Invasion Parade, 2. Guantanamera, 3. El Guije (featuring Esperanza Spalding, 4. A Santa Barbara, 5 Timerobot, 6. Quizas, 7. Snails In The Creek (featuring Pedrito Martinez, 8. Veinte Años, 9. Cubismo

Adam Bodine Trio at Dazzle Jazz. Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Adam Bodine Trio on Wednesday, 5/14 - 7pm in the main showroom.  Dazzle Jazz is once again super pumped for the main showroom return of local talent Adam Bodine and his trio. This time performing alongside the passionate pianist and composer will be music makin’ monsters John Grigsby on bass and Andrew Lacy on drums. A high-energy performance not to be missed, this show will rock your socks off! Featuring: adam bodine - piano, john grigsby - bass, andrew lacy - drums

Dazzle Jazz - Al Hood & Rich Chiaraluce Quintet    Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Al Hood & Rich Chiaraluce Quintet - "Going to the Cool School" on Friday, 5/16 - 7pm or 9pm (SELECT ONE). You'll hear the music of Chet Baker, Tristano, and Miles Davis. Trumpeter Alan Hood has been performing music for over 30 years. Mr. Hood toured the world with the Phil Collins Big Band, appearing at the Montreux and North Sea Jazz Festivals and New York City's prestigious Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall.  Featuring: al - trumpet, rich - saxophone, marc sabatella - piano, ken walker - bass, and paul romaine - drums.

Dazzle Jazz - Ben Goldberg / Ron Miles Quintet   Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Ben Goldberg and Ron Miles Quintet on Saturday, 5/17 at 7 or 9 pm (SELECT ONE)  in the main showroom. Clarinetist Ben Goldberg is from Denver. A student of Rosario Mazzeo, Steve Lacy, and Joe Lovano, Goldberg initially won acclaim as a member of the New Klezmer Trio. Later, he won a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to mount a retrospective series spotlighting the music of key American jazz composers including Thelonious Monk and Herbie Nichols, a project on which he collaborated with the likes of Andrew Hill and Bobby Bradford. Featuring: ben goldberg - clarinet, ron miles - trumpet, dave devine - guitar, greg garrison - bass, and alwyn robinson - drums.

Dazzle Jazz - Cassie Taylor Band  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Cassie Taylor Band on Sunday, 5/25 at 7pm in the main showroom.  Cassie is already a veteran musician. She’s spent a decade playing bass and singing on stage and in the studio with her father, modern-day blues innovator Otis Taylor. And now, with the May 7, 2013 release of her new album Out of My Mind on Yellow Dog Records, Cassie stakes her own claim as an artist of intelligence, power and soul.

Dazzle Jazz - Charles Gatschet Quartet  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Charles Gatschet Quartet on Saturday, 5/3 at 7 or 9pm in the main showroom.   A messenger of swing, Charles Gatschet was baptized and raised in the Kansas City tradition, having worked with Step-Buddy Anderson, Claude "Fiddler" Williams, Baby Lovett, Richard Ross, Jimmy Witherspoon, Carmel Jones, Bobby Watson & Tyrone Clark. He also is a talented composer, with an affinity for bebop, Brazilian and world music styles. Featuring: charles gatschet - guitar, ken walker - bass, eric gunnison - piano, and paul romaine - drums.

Dazzle Jazz – Convergence   Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Convergence on Friday, 5/2 at 7 or 9pm in the main showroom. Convergence is dedicated to the idea of sharing the intimacy and the spark of improvised music with their audience. They have been creating music together for the last 20 plus years and are excited to be sharing the whole journey with you now. Whether you're a student, professional, or jazz fan, there will be something of interest to you….so in the spirit of Convergence…Enjoy! Convergence is: greg gisbert - trumpet, john gunther - sax, eric gunnison - piano, mark patterson - trombone, paul romaine - drums, and mark simon - bass.

Dazzle Jazz - Emily Takahashi Quintet    Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Emily Takahashi Quintet on Sunday, 5/18 at 7pm in the main showroom.   Emily’s lifelong immersion in both the classical and jazz improvisational worlds has evolved into a personal language that is a hybrid of both.  Her compositions explore the intersection between the lyricism and orchestral elements of classical music with the rich harmony, rhythmic complexity, and open improvisation of modern jazz. Featuring: emily takahashi - piano, josh reed - trumpet, sam williams - tenor, jean-luc davis - bass, and art lande - drums

Dazzle Jazz - Erik Deutsch and the Jazz Outlaws    Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Erik Deutsch and the Jazz Outlaws on Thursday, 5/22 at 7pm. Pianist, composer, arranger, teacher, producer—these are some of the faces Erik Deutsch has shown the world. An intensely creative and talented player, he has the ability to lend his sound to an impressive array of musical endeavors. Featuring: erik - keys, scott metzger - guitar, tony mason - drums, jon gray - trumpet / vocals, benjamin rubin - bass, jon stewart - sax, and special guest vocalist - victoria reed.

Dazzle Jazz - Erik Deutsch and the Jazz Outlaws    Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Erik Deutsch and the Jazz Outlaws on Thursday, 5/22 at 9pm. Pianist, composer, arranger, teacher, producer—these are some of the faces Erik Deutsch has shown the world. An intensely creative and talented player, he has the ability to lend his sound to an impressive array of musical endeavors. Featuring: erik - keys, scott metzger - guitar, tony mason - drums, jon gray - trumpet / vocals, benjamin rubin - bass, jon stewart - sax, and special guest vocalist - victoria reed.

Dazzle Jazz - Joshua Trinidad Quartet  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the Joshua Trinidad Quartet on Wednesday, 5/21 at 7pm. Joshua Trinidad is making his music heard all over the world. Joshua can be heard on albums with notable artists such as Sage Francis, Wheelchair Sports Camp, Nathaniel Rateliff, Lee Konitz, and many others. His inspirations are as varied as the musicians he plays with; he finds the following as inspirations as well as mentors: Ron Miles, Hugh Ragin, Fred Hess, Roy Hargrove, Russell Gunn, Jaga Jazzist, Radiohead, Bjork, and Mathias Eick.

Dazzle Jazz - Ken Walker Sextet  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Ken Walker Sextet on Friday, 5/30 – 7 or 9pm in the main showroom. The Ken Walker Sextet is a little like the full moon, except the KWS is more dependable and swings harder. The full moon arcs gracefully across the sky. It's nice, but does it make you snap your fingers? Walker and his band evoke (but don't demand) that response.  Featuring: ken walker - bass, jeff jenkins - piano, paul romaine - drums, peter sommer - saxophone, al hood - trumpet, and dave corbus - guitar.

Dazzle Jazz - Purnell Steen & le Jazz Machine  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Purnell Steen & le Jazz Machine on Saturday, 5/24 at 9pm in the main showroom. With a legend such as pianist Purnell Steen leading the band you will constantly be entertained. Purnell Steen and his swinging Quintet, Le Jazz Machine, are favorites on the Jazz Festival circuit as well as the nightclub scene. The versatile and dynamic piano man and his band of Denver Local Jazz stars energize original takes on the music of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Dizzy Gillespie and others.  Featuring: purnell - piano, myra warren - vocals, hugh ragin - trumpet, max wagner - saxophone, fred fuller - bass, and todd reid - drums.

Dazzle Jazz - Voz de la Clave/UCD Piano Trios  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Voz de la Clave and UCD Piano Trios on Thursday, 5/8 at 7pm. A Cinco de Mayo Celebration! Voz de la Clave is under the direction of Peter Ellingson and the UCD Piano Trios are under the direction of Peter

Dianne Reeves CD: Beautiful Life  Throughout her career, Dianne Reeves has, perhaps more than any other vocalist, blurred the line that separates jazz from pop and contemporary R&B, extending the boundaries of each. Beautiful Life is her first recording in five years and her debut for Concord.  Track listing: 1. I Want You, 2. Feels So Good (Lifted), 3. Dreams,  4. Satiated (Been Waiting), 5. Waiting in Vain, 6. 32 Flavors, 7. Cold, 8. Wild Rose, 9. Stormy Weather, 10. Tango, 11. Unconditional Love (For You), 12. Long Road Ahead

Helen Sung CD,  Anthem For A New Day    Pianist and composer Helen Sung is establishing herself firmly in jazz. Sung's sixth album, Anthem For A New Day, showcases some of her original compositions and other interpretations of songs by great musicians, including jazz icons Thelonious Monk and Chick Corea.  It is her first recording on a major music label.  Track Listing: 1. Brother Thelonious, 2. Armando's Rhumba, 3. Hidden, 4. It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing), 5. Hope Springs Eternally, 6. Anthem For A New Day, 7. Never Let Me Go, 8. Chaos Theory, 9. Epistrophy, 10. Equpoise.

KUVO CD Vol. 4 Live at the Oasis CD Vol. 4 CD Track listing:  1. Sugar Cane Breeze by Joao Donato, 2. With A Song In My Heart by Julie Monely feat. Joe Bonner, 3. Li'l Darlin by Neil Bridge +7, 4. What If by Good Vibes Quartet, 5. My Funny Valentine by Rich Chiaraluce, 6. Lullaby Of Birdland by Sherry Williams, 7. New Girl by Ragmop, 8. Misty by Nat Yarbrough/Rodney Mitchell Trio, 9. Amazones by Jeff Jenkins Trio, I Want To Talk About You by Ketih Oxman Quartet feat. Joe Bonner, Soon As I Get Paid by Sammy Mayfield

KUVO CD Vol. 5  Live at the Oasis CD Vol. 5 CD   Track listing: 1. Well You Needn't by Lenore Raphael, 2. Misty by Dianne Reeves, 3. If You Ever Came To Me by Eric Gunnison Trio, 4. Sweedish Schnapps by Dale Bruning Quartet, 5. A Little Minor Booze by John Akal and the Ultraphonic Jazz Orchestra, 6. It Don't Mean A Thing by Teresa Carroll with the John Akal Group, 7. Maiden Voyage by the Organ Donors, 8. Autumn Leaves by Dave Hanson Trio, 9. Triste by Joni Janak, 10. Amsterdam After Dark by Ken Walker Sextet

KUVO CD Vol. 6  Live at the Oasis CD Vol. 6 CD   Track listing: Killer Joe by Summit Jazz All Stars, I Wish You Love by Barbara Morrison with Summit Jazz All Stars, Back Up by Bob Montgomery & Peter Olstad Big Band, I Hadn't Anyone 'Till You by Ellyn Rucker, Jumpin' The Blues by Charles Gatschet & Bobby Watson, Fiesta A La King by Mistura Fina, Five by Marquerite Juenemann & Art Lande, Not A Moment Too Soon by Tony Black Quartet featuring Hugh Ragin, Joy Spring by John Armstrong Trio, Blackjack by James Van Buren & Sam Mayfield, and Afro Blue by Media Noche.

KUVO CD Vol. 7  Live at the Oasis Vol. 7 CD CD   Track listing:  1. In Walked Bud by Joe Bonner, 2. Twisted by Teresa Carroll Quartet, 3. Cherry Juice by Convergence, 4. Black Orpheus by The Regina Carter Quintet, 5. One Finger Snap by The Chip Stevens Trio, 6. Misty by The Neil Bridge 7+, 7. Del Sasser by The Pat Bianchi B-3 Project, 8. People Get Ready by Darryl Grant, 9. Mo' Money Blues by Jason Hollar Jazz Quartet, 10. Honey Hush by The Erica Brown Blues Band

René Heredia CD:  Gypsy Flamenco  René and his Flamenco guitar have been together for so many years of his lifetime that there seems to be no separation of the two. He formed a bond with the guitar as a child. His life, his character, his loves and aspirations have all developed through the instrument.

TeCheetah CD, Salsa Soul Fuzion  Salsa Soul Fuzion CD by Te Cheetah. TeCheetah has graced the stage and has been backed by some of the greatest musicians of all time, including former members of Malo, Dramatics, Tierra, Sly and the Family Stone and El Chicano also to name a few. Track Listing: 1. Oye Como Va, 2. Summertime, 3. Let's Stay Together, 4. I Will Survive, 5. Colour My World, 6. Black Magic Woman, 7. Sabor A Mi, 8. Don't Leave Me This Way, 9. Besame Mucho, 10. Con Un Amor, 11. Escandalo.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $89 LEVEL

Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Limited Edition CD.  Monk's piano playing has never sounded like this; his arpeggios are virtuosic and each note rings with clarity on the Carnegie Hall piano. Coltrane had fully mastered Monk's music by this time. In the confines of short playing times (most tunes are 4 to 6 minutes in duration), he plays with a fervid intensity trying to cram all his ideas into a brief amount of time. Tracks: 1. Monk's Mood, 2. Evidence, 3. Crepuscule With Nellie, 4. Nutty, 5. Epistrophy, 6. Bye-Ya, 7. Sweet & Lovely, 8. Blue Monk, 9. Epistrophy (unfinished)

Greeley Blues Jam Tickets for 2 at WILL CALL.  2014 Greeley Blues Jam - Sat. 6/14 - 11am at Island Grove Park Arena in Greeley. Tab Benoit, Marcia Ball, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Trampled Under Foot, California Honeydrops, Heritage Blues Orchestra, Lurrie Bell, Reverend Raven and The Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys, The Ori Naftaly Band. Presented by the City of Greeley and the Greeley Chamber of Commerce, the Greeley Blues Jam offers an absolutely stunning line-up, bringing to you several of the worlds most highly regarded blues artists.  Come out and enjoy this talent roster of national and local blues performers, on two big stages with 11 hours of non-stop blues. Line up includes: John Mayall, JJ Grey and Mofro, Carolyn Wonderland, Harper and Midwest Kind, Li'l Brian and the Zydeco Travelers.

KUVO CD, Latino Side of KUVO: 2-CD Set   Featuring Sunday favorites and more!  Music from La Nueva Voz, Cancion Mexicana, La Raza Rocks, Origins: Orgy in Rhythm, Salsa Con Jazz, the Latin Soul Party and Brazilian Fantasy!  Music selected by KUVO/KVJZ's on-air hosts and staff.

Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra: Big Band Blues at Lone Tree Arts Center   Monday, 5/12 - 7:30pm at the Main Stage. Denver's top jazz musicians come together only a few times a year to regale us with big-band sounds. If swing is the feeling of jazz, then the blues is its soul. The Colorado Jazz Repertory Orchestra will feature the blues in all its forms with a guest vocalist.

Vintage Theatre, 2 Tickets to a Play   Tickets for 2 for any 2014 Season Production. VintageTheatre now has performances most Fridays and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.  VTP has received several Henry Award nominations, Post Ovation Awards, Flombies, and Marlowe Awards in the past five years including best season nominations two out of four years from the Colorado Theatre Guild’s Henry Awards. At $7.42 a month you can receive a pair of ticket to a Vintage Theatre production, and the new Sarah Vaughan short sleeve t-shirt or a KUVO hat.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $120 LEVEL

Dazzle Jazz - Regina Carter's Southern Comfort   Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Regina Carter's Southern Comfort on Sunday, 5/11 at 8pm in the main showroom. For Regina Carter, the violin isn’t merely an improvisational vehicle. It’s a passport to unexpected realms, a Rosetta stone that unlocks the door to a myriad of cultures and worlds.  An intrepid musical explorer, Carter has greatly expanded her violin odyssey. She began researching the African roots of the violin, which resulted in her acclaimed 2010 album Reverse Thread, an entrancing sojourn exploring compositions by artists from Kenya, Mali, and Senegal.  Featuring: regina carter - violin, marvin sewell - guitar, will holshouser - accordion, chris lightcap - bass, and alvester garnett - drums. At $10 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Regina Carter's Southern Comfort, and the new Sarah Vaughan LS t-shirt.

Newman Center for Performing Arts – A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald – Saturday Evening Tickets for 2-Name @ Will Call for A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald on Saturday, 5/10 at 7:30pm in the Gates Concert Hall. Featuring: Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, With Vocalist Kim Nazarian. This special “Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald” program will present many of Ella’s original big band arrangements. Many of these arrangements, by the likes of Count Basie, Billy Strayhorn, and Benny Carter, have not been heard in concert in over 40 years.  The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra comes together with regional musicians and features New York Voices co-founder Kim Nazarian, paying tribute to Ella.

Newman Center for Performing Arts – A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald – Sunday Matinee Tickets for 2-Name @ Will Call for A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald on Sunday, 5/11 at 2pm in the Gates Concert Hall. Featuring: Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, With Vocalist Kim Nazarian. This special “Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald” program will present many of Ella’s original big band arrangements. Many of these arrangements, by the likes of Count Basie, Billy Strayhorn, and Benny Carter, have not been heard in concert in over 40 years.  The Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra comes together with regional musicians and features New York Voices co-founder Kim Nazarian, paying tribute to Ella.

Thelonious Monk Quartet/John Coltrane at Carnegie Limited Edition LP  Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall Limited Edition: LP (180 gram). Monk's piano playing has never sounded like this; his arpeggios are virtuosic and each note rings with clarity on the Carnegie Hall piano. Coltrane had fully mastered Monk's music by this time. In the confines of short playing times (most tunes are 4 to 6 minutes in duration), he plays with a fervid intensity trying to cram all his ideas into a brief amount of time. Tracks: 1. Monk's Mood, 2. Evidence, 3. Crepuscule With Nellie, 4. Nutty, 5. Epistrophy, 6. Bye-Ya, 7. Sweet & Lovely, 8. Blue Monk, 9. Epistrophy (unfinished) At $10 a month you can receive the Thelonious Monk Quartet/John Coltrane LP, and the new Sarah Vaughan long sleeved  t-shirt.

Duke Ellington CD,  Ellington At Newport 2-CD Set 1956 (Complete) One of the greatest live jazz festival recordings ever has gotten better with this 1999 reissue.  Ellington's  1956 Newport album was his best-selling LP and re-established him after a two-year drought. The double-CD reissue, containing 20 tracks, features the complete performance re-mastered in chronological order with liner notes telling the whole story. At $10 a month you can receive the Ellington At Newport 2 CD set, and the new Sarah Vaughan long sleeve  t-shirt.

Victor Wooten at Boulder Theater    Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call for Victor Wooten on Friday, 5/3 - 8:30pm at Boulder Theater.  Five-time Grammy®-winning musician Victor Wooten is an innovator on the bass guitar, as well as a talented composer, arranger, producer, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist. Victor has recently toured with Stanley Clarke and on a co-bill with guitar master Jimmy Herring. At $10 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Victor Wooten, and the new Sarah Vaughan Long sleeve  t-shirt.

Rene Heredia at Mercury Café Tickets for 2/Name @ Door for René Heredia's Flamenco Fantasy Dance Theatre.  Featuring "Gypsy Flamenco Passion" on Saturday, 5/10 - 7pm at Mercury Cafe.  Come listen to flamenco guitar music from the master gypsy flamenco guitarist René Heredia. "The man who brought Flamenco to Colorado" "The godfather of Flamenco".

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Dance Africa - Saturday Evening  Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call for Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble presents DanceAfrica on Sat. 5/3 - 7pm at the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Theatre, Denver. DanceAfrica 2014!, under the artistic direction of Baba Chuck Davis, features the internationally acclaimed Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, and special guest artists Fela Queens from the Broadway hit "Fela! The Musical" and Oyu Oro Afro Cuban Dance Ensemble. This dynamic performance and festival experience will also feature the African Marketplace and the art exhibit GUZO. At $10 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Dance Africa, and the new Sarah Vaughan long sleeved t-shirt.

Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, Dance Africa - Sunday Matinee   Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call for Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble presents DanceAfrica on Sun. 5/4 - 1:30pm at the Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Theatre, Denver. DanceAfrica 2014!, under the artistic direction of Baba Chuck Davis, features the internationally acclaimed Cleo Parker Robinson Dance Ensemble, and special guest artists Fela Queens from the Broadway hit "Fela! The Musical" and Oyu Oro Afro Cuban Dance Ensemble. This dynamic performance and festival experience will also feature the African Marketplace and the art exhibit GUZO. At $10 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Dance Africa, and the new Sarah Vaughan long sleeved t-shirt.

Dazzle Jazz - DSA High School Jazz Orchestra & The Neil Bridge 7+ w/ Karen Lee Tickets for 2/Name at Door for the DSA High School Jazz Quartet & The Neil Bridge 7+ with Karen Lee on Thursday, 5/29 at 7pm in the main showroom. DSA High School Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Dave Hammond. This is a Fundraiser for DSA & CCJA - Music Education! Proceeds will be donated to benefit Music education in Denver School of the Arts Jazz Program & Colorado Conservatory for the Jazz Arts.

The Great Gatsby at Arvada Center for the Performing Arts  April 29 - May 25 in the Black Box Theater. In this 2006 adaptation of one of the greatest American novels, audiences get a glimpse into a defining point in our history. It’s the 1920’s, the age of jazz and women’s independence; when wealth, glamour and decadence ignited public fascination for a fleeting moment in time. Jay Gatsby embraced the era as he set about acquiring all the trappings of a self-made millionaire.

KUVO CD, Best of Caliente: Eddie Palmieri 4 CD Set    Disc 1: "The Melodic Eddie" – with saxophonist David Sanchez.   Disc 2: "The Original Rhythms" – with Giovanni Hidalgo-congas & Brian Lynch- trumpet.  Disc 3: "Caribbean Unity - It's About the Riddim" – with pianist Monty Alexander.  Disc 4: "El Sonido Nuevo Revisited" - with vibraphonist Joe Locke & trombonist Conrad Herwig.

Mount Vernon Country Club, Brunch or Dinner Gift Certificate  Voucher for 2 for Brunch or Dinner at Mount Vernon County Club. Enjoy bountiful buffets for either brunch or dinner.  At $10 a month you can receive the Mount Vernon Country Club Dining Certificate, and the new Sarah Vaughan t-shirt.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $240 LEVEL

Jazz Aspen Snowmass Fest

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with John Boutte/Soul Rebels Tickets for 2-Name @ Will Call. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with special guest John Boutte & the Souls Rebels on Thursday, 6/19 at 8pm at the Benedict Music Tent downtown Aspen.  Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews has God-given talent, natural charisma and a relentless drive to bridge music's past and future. His latest album, Say That to Say This, sounds like nothing else out there, as Andrews and his longtime band, Orleans Avenue - guitarist Pete Murano, bassist Mike Ballard and drummer Joey Peebles - continue their natural musical evolution.    John Boutte's job is to sing - to sing jazz, to sing it with such style and grace that no one ever mistakes him for anything other than a master of New Orleans sounds. At $20 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Tromebone Shorty, and a new Sarah Vaughan Hoodie or LS t-shirt.

Vail Jazz Party - Sunday Afternoon Session  Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Afternoon Session on Sunday 8/31, 12noon to 12:00pm – 4:30pm at the Jazz Tent at Vail Square. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

Vail Jazz Party - Sunday Gospel Meetin'  Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Gospel Prayer Meetin' on Sunday, 8/31 at 9:30 – 10:45am at the Jazz Tent at Vail Square. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world. At $25 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Vail Jazz Party Sunday Gospel Meetin’, and become a Studio Club Member. 

Vail Jazz Party - Saturday Afternoon  Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Afternoon Session  Saturday 8/30,  12noon – 4:30pm at the Jazz Tent at Vail Square. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

Vail Jazz Party - Friday Evening   Tickets for 2 @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Evening Session on Friday 8/29, 7 – 10:30pm in the Grand Ballroom, Vail Marriott. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

Vail Jazz Party - Sunday Evening   Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Evening Session on Sunday 8/31 at 7pm – 10:30pm at the Grand Ballroom, Vail Marriott. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

Evergreen Jazz Festival – Friday Sessions  Tickets for 2/Name at Will Call for  Evergreen Jazz Festival Friday Sessions on Friday, 7/25 starting at 12 noon. Featuring great bands such as Jeff Barnhart and Ivory & Gold, Louis Ford & His New Orleans Jazz Flairs and Devner favorites "After Midnight.

Evergreen Jazz Festival – Sunday Sessions  Tickets for 2/Will Call. Evergreen Jazz Festival Sunday Sessions on Sun. July 27 starting at 9:15am with a gospel service at the Evergreen Christian Church. Featuring great bands such as Jeff Barnhart and Ivory & Gold, Louis Ford & His New Orleans Jazz Flairs and Denver favorites "After Midnight.

Gift of Jazz Blind Tiger Event: A Tribute to Sonny Rollins  Tickets for 2/Name at Door for Gift of Jazz Blind Tiger Event: A Tribute to Sonny Rollins on Sunday, 6/8 at 2pm at Little Ollie's in Cherry Creek North . Featuring the Jeremy Wendelin Quartet with Todd Reid, Jeff Jenkins and Ron Bland. Includes gourmet cuisine and libations. For the serious jazz listener.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $300 LEVEL    

Jazz Aspen Snowmass Fest – Diana Krall

Tickets for 2-Name @ Will Call. Diana Krall in concert Friday, 6/20 at 8pm at the Benedict Music Tent downtown Aspen. Diana Krall, a Canadian jazz pianist and singer, known for her contralto vocals.  Diana is a three time GRAMMY and eight time JUNO award winning artist. She has sold more than 6 million albums in the USA and over 15 million worldwide. At $25 a month you can receive a pair of tickets to Diana Krall, and a Studio Club Membership.

Telluride Jazz Festival – Three Day Park Passes  3-Day Park Pass for 2/Name @ Will Call. The 3-Day Park Pass includes entry to the Telluride Town Park Main Stage all three days of Telluride Jazz Festival August 1, 2 and 3, 2014 where all performers are featured. 2014 Featured Artists:  Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band as “Guest of Honor”, Lettuce, Dragon Smoke, Monty Alexander & Harlem-Kinston Express, Fantasma, Snarky Puppy, Jon Cleary, Claudia Villela, Nigel Hall Band, Dillon, Vidacovich, Singleton aka “DVS” with guest Carly Meyers, Red Baraat, Caleb Chapman's Crescent Super Band with Poncho Sanchez, Telluride Student All-Star Jazz Ensemble and the Young Razzcals Jazz Project.

Vail Jazz Party -  Saturday Evening Session  Tickets for 2/Name @ Will Call to the Vail Jazz Party - Evening Session on Saturday 8/30 at 8 – 10pm in the Grand Ballroom, Vail Marriott. The Vail Jazz Festival culminates over Labor Day Weekend with a unique mix of world-class musicians in a one of a kind format that has lived up to its title, the Vail Jazz Party.Whether it's group performances, multi-artist jam sessions, or the inspiring multimedia tributes to Jazz legends, the weekend has a unique party spirit that attracts musicians and Jazz lovers from all over the world.

Porgy and Bess Suite, Colorado Symphony Orchestra   Tickets for 2 to George Gershwin's folk opera Porgy & Bess on Friday, 5/16 - 7:30pm in the Boettcher Concert Hall. Take a trip to Catfish Row, home to the cast of characters who populate Gershwin’s beloved folk opera, Porgy and Bess. Andrew Litton will conduct his own edition of this American classic, which is as famous for its historical significance as for songs including “Summertime,” “It Ain’t Necessarily So,” and “I Loves You Porgy.” With world-class vocalists and the Colorado Symphony Chorus, this production will make you rise up singing.

EXTRA GIFTS AT THE $600 LEVEL  

Telluride Jazz Festival. All-Access Passes   Weekend All-Access Pass for 2/Name at Will Call.  The Weekend All-Access Pass includes entry to the Telluride Town Park Main Stage all three days of Telluride Jazz Festival August 1, 2 and 3 where all performers are featured. In addition, an Weekend All-Access Pass holder has access to all of the Jazz After Dark night venues in town on Friday and Saturday evenings. There are performances at three venues nightly that feature Main Stage performers and band contest winners. 2014 Featured Artists:  Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Jazz Band as “Guest of Honor”, Lettuce, Dragon Smoke, Monty Alexander & Harlem-Kinston Express, Fantasma, Snarky Puppy, Jon Cleary, Claudia Villela, Nigel Hall Band, Dillon, Vidacovich, Singleton aka “DVS” with guest Carly Meyers, Red Baraat, Caleb Chapman's Crescent Super Band with Poncho Sanchez, Telluride Student All-Star Jazz Ensemble and the Young Razzcals Jazz Project. At $50 a month you can receive the All-Access Passes, and CD of the Month Club or Studio Club Membership or the new Sarah Vaughan Hoodie or LS t-shirt