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Rocky Mountain PBS Shows
1:25 pm
Thu November 20, 2014

Colorado Experience: The Smaldones

Colorado Experience examines one of the lesser-known chapters in American organized crime: the story of the Smaldones, an Italian-American crime family that operated out of Denver.  Producer Michael Dondero joined "First Take with Lando and Chavis" with insight on the documentary.

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Music
9:59 am
Thu November 20, 2014

The Matt Skellenger Group at Dazzle Jazz | Nov. 20 & 21

Missed The Matt Skellenger Group's live performance at KUVO on Nov. 19 or just can't get enough? The Matt Skellenger Group will be performing at Dazzle Jazz Nov. 20 and 21.

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Stories of Standards
10:20 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Charlie Parker's “Now’s The Time” | Stories of Standards

"Now's The Time" came out of what was marketed by Savoy label as the "greatest Jazz session ever" - led by Charlie Parker ("Bird") with Dizzy Gillespie and Miles Davis on trumpet, Curly Russell on bass and Max Roach on drums. The date was November 26, 1945.

An influential jazz soloist and leader in the development of bebop, Parker was known for his ability to  combine jazz with other musical genres, including blues, Latin, and classical.  Parker based "Now's The Time"  on conventional twelve-bar blues changes.

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Jazz Birthdays
9:00 am
Mon November 17, 2014

Jazz Birthdays | Vincent Herring - Nov. 19

With a uniquely intense and vigorous musical voice, Vincent Herring is considered one of the premier saxophonists of his generation.

At age 11, Vincent starting playing saxophone in his school's band and studying privately at Dean Frederick's School Of Music. He went on to play lead alto sax in West Point Band’s Jazz Knights and served a tour before stepping onto the New York jazz scene.

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Other
11:37 am
Fri November 14, 2014

Bright By Text | Free Tips for Fostering Healthy Development in Young Kids

Did you know that 85% of a child’s intellect, personality and social skills are developed in the first 3 years of life? Since babies don't come with an instruction manual, all parents need a little guidance on how to make the most of these critical years for their children.

That’s why KUVO is partnering with Bright By Three (formerly known as Bright Beginnings) - a Colorado nonprofit offering parental education - to offer Bright By Text.

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