In the Studio

Music
11:59 am
Fri January 16, 2015

Bill Frisell Returns to Denver for Homecoming Performance | Jan. 21

In his interview with renowned guitarist Bill Frisell, KUVO host Victor Cooper reminisces about the first time he heard Wes Montgomery's "Bumpin on Sunset." 

It was 1968 at Denver's East High School where Cooper first heard Montgomery's iconic song strummed by fellow classmate, Frisell. Frisell later asked Cooper to join his R&B/jazz group The Soul Merchants, who went on to win a talent contest. Hear the full interview above. 

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High School/Collegiate Series
3:50 pm
Wed January 14, 2015

UNC Jazz Lab To Perform Live In-Studio | Jan. 27

As part of KUVO's High School/Collegiate Series, the UNC Jazz Lab will be broadcast live from the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio January 27 at 7 pm MST.

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In the Studio
11:33 am
Thu December 25, 2014

Christmas cheer and classic jazz on Take Note today.

Season's Greetings to all our listeners. Friends like you, and support from the community keeps the music playing on KUVO/KVJZ. Thank you!
Credit Susan Gatschet Reese

Please join me today from 1:00 p.m. till 4:00 p.m. . I'll share a little history about the origins of  "gift giving" during this time of year. You'll also hear some classic holiday tunes performed by some of your favorite musicians. It's all about the music, when you tune in to Take Note with Susan Gatschet Reese. Whatever your reason to celebrate the season, I wish you peace and happiness, good health and many bright notes! 

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In the Studio
12:45 pm
Thu September 4, 2014

Dianne Reeves and Bennie L. Williams join Susan today on Take Note @ 2:30.

Dianne Reeves
Credit Susan Gatschet Reese

Vocalist Dianne Reeves and Bennie L. Williams of Spiritual Voices,  will be visiting the KUVO studio today @ 2:30, to talk to Susan Gatschet Reese about a special tribute to Dr. Vincent Harding. Harding was a civil rights leader, a longtime Denver college professor at the Iliff School of Theology and a friend of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  "My Soul is a River" will celebrate the life and legacy of Dr. Harding.

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In the Studio
1:03 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Jazz Percussion Great Albert "Tootie" Heath on "Take Note! with Susan Gatschet Reese"

"Tootie" Heath, interviewed on KUVO, July 9th @ 1:00 PM

The youngest of Philadelphia's musical Heath Brothers, drummer Albert "Tootie" Heath has shared the stage and recording studio with John Coltrane, Don Cherry, Dexter Gordon, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, the Modern Jazz Quartet, J.J. Johnson, Yusef Lateef, Sonny Rollins, Bobby Timmons, Lester Young, Cedar Walton and Ben Webster.  With the middle brother, saxophonist and composer Jimmy, Tootie performs with the Heath Brothers Quartet.  Tootie's Tempo, Mr.

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