Tina Cartagena

Chief Development Officer

Tina has been a part of the KUVO family since 1990.  During her tenure at KUVO, she has developed the Membership and Underwriting Departments, coordinated all "Live at the Oasis" CD series, helped the station's annual budget reach $1,000,000, and developed the station's website (past and current).  In 2006, KUVO produced "Caliente: Latin Jazz with Eddie Palmieri"; Tina coordinated the national marketing efforts for this successful series.  Tina can be reached at 303-446-7612.

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Honeysuckle Rose the 1929 song composed by Fats Waller and lyrics were written by Andy Razaf. Waller's 1934 recording was inducted in the Grammy Hall of Fame in 1999.

It's Hispanic Heritage Month, and our friends at 9News recognized the music contribution that KUVO brings to our community every week...especially on Sunday mornings with Canción Mexicana! Watch the Story!

Vocalist, composer, arranger and visual artist, Carmen Lundy returns to Mount Vernon on Wednesday, October 8th.  Lundy grew up in Miami, Florida where she attended the University of Miami as an Opera major. She quickly found her talent in Jazz and earned degrees in Studio Music and Jazz Performance. She has written more than 60 compositions and has performed with many greats in the business including  Kenny Barron, Ray Barretto, Bruce Hornsby and Bobby Watson.

Cyrille Aimée Quintet at Dazzle Jazz

Oct 3, 2014

 "One of the most promising jazz singers of her generation," according to the Wall Street Journal. Cyrille's undeniable talent has won her jazz vocal competitions around the world. At age 26, she has already released three international albums. You can see her on Oct. 21/22 in Denver's own, Dazzle Jazz. Pledge to KUVO and receive tickets to this show as our thank you. 

This weeks composition on KUVO’s “Stories of Standards” series comes from the iconic 1959 Miles Davis Davis LP Kind of Blue.  The song “All Blues” only ranks #248 at www.JazzStandards.com, but it is beloved and much recorded.  Oscar Brown, Jr. added lyrics.  We’ve got at least 15 versions to share with you this week on “First Take with Lando and Chavis.” First Take airs weekday mornings at 6am to 9am.