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4:14 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Jambalaya Youth Xplosion Brings Down the House

Codaryl Cody Moffett's Jambalaya Youth Xplosion brought the house down during their January 17 performance at Dazzle Jazz.

Some of Denver's finest young musicians - including saxophonist Rico Jones, pianist Euanha So, vibraphonist Rocco Williams, guitarist Alex Heffron and bassist Wilson Luallen - delivered an outstanding performance rivaling that of established musicians.

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Music
1:26 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

Celebrate Great Women of Jazz | Jan. 30

Join renowned musicians Lynne Arriale,

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Music
11:25 am
Sun January 18, 2015

New Music Monday: Lotsa Local Flavor

This week's edition of New Music Monday features 2 brand new recordings from veteran and popular Front Range artists, Neil Bridge 7+ featuring Karen Lee and  the Dale Bruning Sextet.

The pianist, composer, arranger and retired educator Neil Bridge releases his latest 7+ album, this time featuring vocalist Karen Lee who is also a renowned dancer. On This is Who We Are!, Karen debuts with 4 tracks while the remaining 7 are all swingin' selections in a variety of styles, originals and covers songs.

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Jazz on Film
11:39 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Jazz on Film: So Square and So Hip

Jack Webb’s iconic character Joe Friday and program "Dragnet" forever fixed him as the no-nonsense, straight talking and ultra-square cultural figure firmly behind law and order and unmoved by societal changes in the 1950s and 60s. Yet few knew that Webb got his start as a late-night jazz DJ before moving to radio broadcasts and television. He is reputed to have had more than 6,000 jazz records, including everything done by Bix Beiderbecke as well as his love for the modern jazz of the 50s. His first wife was the actor-singer Julie London.

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Music
11:31 am
Thu January 15, 2015

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes: January 15th

Jazz Notes 1-15-15By Norman Provizer 

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