Jazz Appreciation Month at KUVO

April's a big month for jazz - it's our annual month long celebration of the music we love most - Jazz Appreciation Month (JAM)! And, it ends with a bang - on the 30th, with International Jazz Day!

During April on KUVO - special programming, trivia, education, "feelings of jazz" from so many important members of the jazz community, live performances and more!

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Jazz Appreciation Month
9:08 am
Sat April 19, 2014

SuperCollider live at KUVO on Tuesday evening

Greg Harris, keys and vibraphone

Tuesday night, 4/22 at 10pm, KUVO presents SuperCollider, live from the Phyllis A Greer Memorial Studio. 

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Jazz Appreciation Month
7:09 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Rowles/Mraz trivia

Here's the Friday 18 trivia question for Jazz Appreciation Month: April Jimmy Rowles had a nickname for George Mraz. What was the nickname and what was the meaning behind it?

The answer is: Bounce. Why: Because Mraz was  a bad Czech!

Enter your response in the comments box below or on KUVO's Facebook page by 11:59pm today, 4/18. All correct answers are eligible to win a CD from KUVO!

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Jazz Appreciation Month
10:52 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

1962? R&B? Trivia?

Which New Orleans trumpeter/cornetist played a much emulated solo on a 1962 R&B top 10 hit?

Post your answer in the comments box below by 11:59pm on 4/17/14. Every correct response is eligible to win a CD from KUVO. 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

Jazz Appreciation Month
7:29 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Erik Troe is a happy fellow

Aleks, leader of the Alex Girshevich Trio

I'm a most lucky fella! We've got live music featured both Thursday and Friday on the JAZZ CARAVAN this week. Yay!

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Jazz Appreciation Month
4:17 am
Wed April 16, 2014

Appreciate Jazz - play trivia?

Wednesday Trivia for Jazz Appreciation Month

Name the only musician to have recorded and performed with Ornette Coleman, Albert Ayler and Cecil Taylor. 

All correct answers are eligible to win a CD from KUVO. You can respond in the comments below or at our Facebook page. Please respond before 11:59pm 4/16/14.

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