International Jazz Day

News
4:20 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

International Recognition for KUVO!

This cool little public media station has an international audience and was recognized by The Telegraph, one of the United Kingdom's top media outlets. READ THE STORY!

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Music
4:14 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Support JAZZ in Colorado today!

Your pledge helps us bring the world of JAZZ to our community, and showcase Colorado musicians to the world! Pledge today, 800-574-5886! Thank you!
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Arts and Culture
2:37 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

International Jazz Day from Osaka and Denver

Herbie Hancock

In the shadow of Osaka Castle, many of the world's greatest jazz musicians performed for the 3rd annual International Jazz Day concert.  (Osaka was known as Japan's "jazz mecca" in the mid-1920s.)  Sponsored by UNESCO and chaired by UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Herbie Hancock, the event opened with the haunting and raw sound of Steve Turre's trademark conch shells and Japanese drumming led by master Taiko drummer Shuichi Hidano.

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