Arturo Gómez

Music Director and Host of Lunchtime at the Oasis

Arturo has been part of "The Oasis in the City" since the spring of 2003. Before that, he was part of Miami's jazz station for 13 years. Arturo was fortunate to have been raised listening to the progressive radio stations of Los Angeles, instilling in him a love and knowledge of many music styles while his parents hosted many Cuban music dance parties at home. Arturo is an award-winning Music Director: he's been awarded the Music Director of the Year honors for 3 consecutive years while at KUVO/KVJZ and once before in Miami. Arturo brings an enthusiastic and passionate approach to his music programs, coupled with pertinent information in the traditions of classic jazz radio. Arturo proudly states, "Jazz is my favorite 4-letter word and the world's greatest art form".

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11:06 am
Thu October 30, 2014

RIP Jimmy Trujillo: On Air Host and Volunteer

James "Jimmy" Trujillo:  June 30, 1961, Del Norte CO to October 29, 2014, Denver, CO

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Music
5:19 pm
Sun October 26, 2014

New Music Monday: Final Daylight Savings Time Edition

We take pride in being part of the music community and playing the music of the many talented musicians of the Front Range. Our feature local debut is from the East High School graduate, cornetist and educator Ron Miles who once again teams up with another raised in Denver product, guitarist Bill Frisell while drummer Brian Blades completes the trio. The new CD is titled Circuit Rider and it was recorded here in Denver for the Enja-Yellowbird label.

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Music
6:12 pm
Fri October 24, 2014

October CD of the Month: Freddy Cole

In the beginning of his career Freddy Cole had to live in the shadow of his legendary older brother, Nat. Like his most famous sibling, Freddy as well as his other lesser known brothers Eddie & Ike all had similar timbres as Nat so each had to develop their own unique approach and style in singing. Freddy has been the most successful follower of big brother Nat King Cole. Born in Chicago Freddy began his piano lessons as an adolescent and as a teen during in post WW2 Chi-Town he would frequent many of the great jazz and blues clubs.

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Music
11:29 am
Thu October 23, 2014

Norman Provizer's Jazz Notes: October 23

Jazz Notes  by Norman Provizer

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Music
3:14 pm
Sat October 18, 2014

New Music Monday: Autumn's Multi-Colored Music

The next edition of New Music Monday  features multi-colored music ideal for the multi-colored season of Autumn were in the midst of.

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