Jazz Appreciation Month at KUVO http://kuvo.org en International Recognition for KUVO! http://kuvo.org/post/international-recognition-kuvo <p>This cool little public media station has an international audience and was recognized by <a href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/">The Telegraph</a>, one of the United Kingdom's top media outlets. <a href="http://kuvo.org/kuvo-news">READ THE STORY</a>!</p> Wed, 28 May 2014 22:20:10 +0000 Tina Cartagena 6603 at http://kuvo.org International Recognition for KUVO! Support JAZZ in Colorado today! http://kuvo.org/post/support-jazz-colorado-today-0 <p></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:14:47 +0000 Tina Cartagena 5589 at http://kuvo.org Support JAZZ in Colorado today! International Jazz Day from Osaka and Denver http://kuvo.org/post/international-jazz-day-osaka-and-denver <p>In the shadow of Osaka Castle, many of the world's greatest jazz musicians performed for the 3rd annual International Jazz Day concert. &nbsp;(Osaka was known as Japan's "jazz mecca" in the mid-1920s.) &nbsp;Sponsored by UNESCO and chaired by UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock, the event opened with the haunting and raw sound of Steve Turre's&nbsp;trademark conch shells and Japanese drumming led by master Taiko&nbsp;drummer Shuichi Hidano.</p><p></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 20:37:53 +0000 Steve Chavis 5583 at http://kuvo.org International Jazz Day from Osaka and Denver Trivia - Art Blakey University http://kuvo.org/post/trivia-art-blakey-university <p>Tuesday's Jazz Trivia:<br />Art Blakey led the Jazz Messengers from 1953 until his death in 1990. Often referred to as "The University of Art Blakey", his ensemble regularly featured up and coming trumpet players who went on to greater fame and&nbsp;fortune.&nbsp;<br /><br />Put the list of Messenger trumpeters below in chronological order based upon when they played with Blakey, and remove the one player who was never a Messenger.<br />Lee Morgan&nbsp;<br />Art Farmer<br />Wallace Roney<br />Clifford Brown<br />Freddie Hubbard<br />Valery Ponomarev<br />Wynton Marsalis&nbsp; Tue, 29 Apr 2014 10:52:35 +0000 dmeny 5504 at http://kuvo.org Trivia - Art Blakey University Monday Trivia http://kuvo.org/post/monday-trivia <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; line-height: 19.31999969482422px;">Trivia for Monday, April 28. Mon, 28 Apr 2014 06:01:00 +0000 dmeny 5456 at http://kuvo.org Monday Trivia