Denver jazz

Sweet Voices
3:37 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Sweet Voices - A Generational Collaboration

This Friday, February 28, Gift of Jazz presents a multi-generational celebration of the jazz singer! Denver jazz virtuosos Ed Battle and Suzanne Morrison, accompanied by the Denver School of the Arts Jazz Ensemble, plus Southmoor Elementary Super Singers, East High School Angelaires, and University of Denver Vocal Jazz Combo.

It all happens Friday, February 28th at the Denver School of the Arts Concert Hall. This is bound to be a memorable jazz event. So make your reservations for Sweet Voices, on February 28th today!

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Provizer's Jazz Notes
7:51 am
Thu February 20, 2014

XXX: "taking a gumbo approach to the music"

NIcholas Payton and XXX at Dazzle this week

This week in live music gets off to a very strong start when New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton brings his XXX trio to Dazzle on Thursday and Friday.

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10:08 am
Mon February 17, 2014

After 18 Years Of Marriage And Two Children, A Couple Releases Their Debut Albums

Lead in text: 
The basic story behind drummer Rudy Royston's first album sounds like that of many sidemen in jazz. He moved to the New York area. His talent got him into bands led by higher-profile artists like Bill Frisell, JD Allen, Ben Allison and Dave Douglas. And when it came time to document his own composing and arranging, he could rely on the network he had tapped into.
Mike Molaire/John Rogers for NPR The basic story behind drummer Rudy Royston's first album sounds like that of many sidemen in jazz. He moved to the New York area. His talent got him into bands led by higher-profile artists like Bill Frisell, JD Allen, Ben Allison and Dave Douglas.
Jazz in Five Points
4:46 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

Harlem of the West: Jazz in Five Points

Jumpin', Jammin', Jivin', and Swingin'! "Jazz in Five Points" celebrates the heritage and the history of Denver's African American community, including bassist Charles Burrell, pictured above.

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Music
12:17 pm
Thu February 13, 2014

"hardcore swingin', blues and the American songbook"

Coming to Dazzle Jazz on March 7 and 8, Christian McBride Trio. 

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