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2:31 pm
Tue September 2, 2014

Blues & Jazz Film Series

Denver Arts & Venues, and Blue Roots Denver present BLUES & JAZZ FILM SERIES at McNichols Civic Center Building located at 144 W Colfax Street in Denver. This film series is part of Five Points Jazz Festival presents.
Wednesday, Sept 3
6pm Meadowlark Jazz Band
7pm film - Denver Straight Ahead
Wednesday, Sept 10
6pm Roots & Rhythm
7pm film - Sacred Nature of the Blues
9-11pm After Party at Bayou Bob's
Wednesday, Oct 1
6pm SuperCollider

Music
3:57 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Vail Jazz Party this weekend!

Credit Anthony Thornton VailDaily.com

The Vail Jazz Party will present 'live' music through Monday.  The buzz is in the air for the festivals 20th anniversary! The Vail Jazz Foundation offers tickets for a number of the sessions, and plenty of information, all available at Vail Jazz Foundation.

The Vail Daily's front page and High Life section of the newspaper features the festival, an article written by Rosanna Turner. 

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Music
3:55 pm
Fri August 29, 2014

Vail Jazz Party this weekend!

Credit Anthony Thornton VailDaily.com

The Vail Jazz Party will present 'live' music through Monday.  The buzz is in the air for the festivals 20th anniversary as they close out their 12-week  summer with the Labor Day Party! The Vail Jazz Foundation offers tickets for a number of the sessions, and information, all available at Vail Jazz Foundation.

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Music
3:08 pm
Wed August 27, 2014

Lester Young: 'The Prez'

NPR's Tom Vitaleon TIn the 1930s, Lester Young — known as the "President of Jazz" or simply "The Prez" — led a revolution on the tenor saxophone that influenced generations to follow.

Music
2:08 pm
Tue August 26, 2014

Vinyl Vault: "On the Live Side" Ben Sidran, 1986

This week’s Vinyl Vault features Ben Sidran, “On the Live Side” which includes the hilarious “Good Travel Agent,” an extended riff on the three key things it takes to play jazz. Hint: the first two are a bad romance and a good travel agent. You’ll have to tune in to learn the third key ingredient.

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