Tina Cartagena

Chief Development Officer

Tina has been a part of the KUVO family since 1990.  During her tenure at KUVO, she has developed the Membership and Underwriting Departments, coordinated all "Live at the Oasis" CD series, helped the station's annual budget reach $1,000,000, and developed the station's website (past and current).  In 2006, KUVO produced "Caliente: Latin Jazz with Eddie Palmieri"; Tina coordinated the national marketing efforts for this successful series.  Tina can be reached at 303-446-7612.

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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
5:02 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

High Honors Bestowed on Jazz Radio KUVO

High Honors Bestowed on Jazz Radio Triumvirate

(Denver – Aug. 12) -- KUVO radio is pleased to announce that KUVO personalities Arturo Gomez, Carlos Lando and Steve Chavis are the recent recipients of distinguished awards from the local and national jazz community.

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Music
4:23 pm
Mon August 25, 2014

Marsalis followed his father into the world of Jazz

Three time Grammy winner saxophonist, composer, and band leader Branford Marsalis followed his father pianist Ellis Marsalis into the world of jazz, as did three of his younger brothers. Born in Louisiana on September 26th in 1960, An innovative saxophonist, Marsalis has worked with brother Wynton, Sting, Miles Davis and many other musicians. From 1992 to '95, he served as musical director of Jay Leno's Tonight Show. In 2002, he founded his own music label, Marsalis Music. 

News
8:41 am
Mon August 25, 2014

KUVO Hosts onsite at Fun Fest

Saturday, September 6th, 10am to 2pm -- join us.
KUVO hosts will be on site for Rocky Mountain PBS' biggest free block party of the year! Now in its 18th year, Rocky Mountain PBS KIDS Fun Fest draws thousands of kids and families to the street, to the parking lot and to the Denver studios for a magical day of FREE family fun!

KIDS Fun Fest attendees will enjoy:

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Music
6:17 pm
Sun August 24, 2014

Roots and Beginnings with Wayne Shorter

Wayne Shorter was born in  Newark, New Jersey on August 25, 1933.  Shorter tells his jazz story:

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