Educator and trumpeter Tom Gershwin - a featured artist on KUVO's latest release, Live at the Oasis Volume 11 - has already enjoyed a diverse musical career ranging from a 3 year stint in the Army Band to cruise line contracts and faculty positions. "Whatever the style of music, I try to be a lyrical player," Tom said. In 2012, Tom graduated from New York University, where he was an adjunct faculty member. Tom was also a faculty member at Douglaston School of Music and Art. Tom recorded his...
Among the top outdoor jazz hangouts of the summer is "Jazz on 2nd Avenue," in the tiny, tucked-away town of Niwot, Colorado, halfway between Boulder and Longmont along Highway 119. Local restaurateur and jazz enthusiast Howard Treppeda visited "First Take with Lando and Chavis" to introduce us to Niwot and the top jazz talent he's attracted. "It brings the community together," said Treppeda, who's produced the event for four years. "You have food and wine, and when you bring music into play,...
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