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11:59 am
Sun September 21, 2014

New Music Monday's First Autumn 2014 Edition

We begin the Autumn editions of New Music Monday with a multi-colored palette of various styles of jazz. The highly esteemed pianist-composer and bandleader, Eric Reed releases Groovewise for the Smoke Sessions label, Eric is accompanied by Ben Williams-bass, Gregory Hutchinson-drums and Seamus Blake plays saxophone. Eight of the CD's ten tracks are originals by Mr. Reed.

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In the Studio
9:59 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Musicians Pack the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio in September!

Latitude, live on KUVO Sept. 22nd @ 8:00 PM

From Django to Grover to Funk with a lot of young energy, the live music just keeps coming into autumn on jazz89 KUVO/KVJZ.  Members of our Studio Club and a guest are invited to every one of these up-close-and-personal sessions! 

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Music
6:03 pm
Sat September 13, 2014

New Music Monday: Closing out Summer, Brasiliero Style

Our final New Music Monday edition for the Summer of 2014 features 3 recordings of Brazilian jazz, curiously it's the end of Winter in Brazil. We begin with a recording we had a sneak preview of a month ago when percussionist Sammy Figueroa was returning from Brazil after recording this CD and stopped by KUVO  Talisman feature Sammy and vocalist Glaucia Nasser and an all star cast of Brazilian musicians.

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Jazz on Film
12:54 pm
Fri September 12, 2014

The Sound of Jazz: a '57 TV classic

Once upon a time, long before the Web and Twitter, before selfies and instagram, if you can believe it, Television was a real medium for social media. In the early 1950s and 60s commercial television was where the general public learned about high culture. TV gave us our first introductions to Leonard Bernstein, Arturo Toscanini, live broadcasts of Shakespeare plays, opera and dramatic plays.  Included in the mix was Jazz.

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In the Studio
12:30 am
Fri September 12, 2014

Justin Kauflin: Rising Star of Jazz and Screen in the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio

Justin Kauflin, live on KUVO Sept. 13th @ 2:30 PM

Tune in this Saturday, September 13th at 2:30 for an interview and solo performance with NYC Jazz pianist Justin Kauflin!  Justin, and the unique musical relationship he shares with legendary elder Jazz trumpeter Clark Terry are the central focus of the upcoming Quincy Jones-produced documentary film "Keep On Keepin' On."  Ed Danielson, your Saturday afternoon Jazz host and six-term Mayor of Oasisville will talk with Mr.

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