News

Pages

Music
1:48 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

Ken Walker Sextet Tickets

Ken Walker is a local talent. Affectionately referred to as "Professor" Walker teaches jazz at the University of Denver. But don't worry, his music isn't sterile or academic. In fact, it is nothing short of electric. He plays regularly at DazzleJazz and is the Rocky Mountain region’s 1st-call jazz bassist. Donate today to get tickets to this show or one of our other great incentives. Click here to learn more and donate today!

Music
1:22 pm
Mon October 6, 2014

Claim Tickets to Expansions- The Dave Liebman Group

Donate today, Monday Oct. 6, during the 5  o'clock hour and claim tickets to Expansions-The Dave Liebman Group at Dazzle Jazz later this month. 

​Dave Liebman's new group looks towards the present generation of jazz musicians who have been schooled in conservatory and university settings.  Lieb is continuing the time tested tradition of master/apprentice as he experienced in the 1970's with drummer Elvin Jones and Miles Davis, by reaching across generations to teach and learn from them. 

Read more
Music
3:44 pm
Sun October 5, 2014

Carmen Lundy in Colorado this week!

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.

Read more
Music
9:17 am
Fri October 3, 2014

Cyrille Aimée Quintet at Dazzle Jazz

 "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. 

Music
3:22 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Kind of Blue "Stories of Standards"

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.

Pages