Take Note

Weekdays, 1 to 4 PM

Hosted by Susan Gatschet Take Note offers classic jazz, blues, Brazilian and Latin jazz including the newest releases from your favorite, and soon to be favorite, artists!

Frequently featuring insightful interviews with both national and local musicians, Take Note offers a richly diverse listening experience thanks to Susan's passion and deep knowledge of music.

Tune in weekdays from 1 to 4 PM for a program truly all about the music.


Learn more about Take Note's guests and features here


Credit MaryLynn Gillaspie

 A jazz fan since the age of 14, Susan started volunteering at KUVO in 1996 and quickly gained a spot on the airwaves. Besides hosting Take Note, Susan is a voice over artist, promoter, producer and camera operator.

An avid photographer, Susan has shot thousands of live performances nationwide. View her photo gallery at allaboutjazz.com. Learn moreabout Susan here

Karen Parry-Wagner; text & info from maxwagnerjazz.com

The Max Wagner Quartet will perform live in the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio October 9 from 3 to 4 PM MT.

This group features Max Wagner on saxophone and vocals, Eric Gunnison on piano, Ken Walker on bass, and Todd Reid on drums.

nataliecressman.com; info & text: baursmagic.com

Trombonist-vocalist Natalie Cressman  will be making a Denver debut at Baur's Restaurant & Listening Lounge August 2.

One of the most eclectic voices and original songstresses in the music scene,  Cressman’s unique synthesis of vocals melds indie music, Latin-Jazz-and Avant-Garde groove . 


With a career spanning more than 50 years, Freddy Cole sounds a lot like his legendary brother Nat King Cole, but with his own darker, smokier, and jazzier vocal personality.

Cole will be in the studio July 22 at 2:30 PM for an interview with Susan Gatschet about his upcoming performances at Dazzle Jazz later this week.

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Henry Butler - considered the premier exponent of the great New Orleans jazz and blues piano tradition - will be in the studio for a live interview with Take Note host Susan Gatschet July 29 at 3:30 PM MT.

Dazzle Jazz; information and text from dazzlejazz.ticketfly.com

Dazzle Jazz will present the 35 Year Reunion of Inner City Recording Artists Dry Jack on June 30.

 A legendary jazz fusion group of the late 70's and early 80's, Dry Jack recorded two highly successful albums - "Magical Elements" and "Whale City" - for Inner City Records.