Jazz Appreciation Month

Rowles/Mraz trivia

Apr 18, 2014

Here's the Friday 18 trivia question for Jazz Appreciation Month: April Jimmy Rowles had a nickname for George Mraz. What was the nickname and what was the meaning behind it?

The answer is: Bounce. Why: Because Mraz was  a bad Czech!

Enter your response in the comments box below or on KUVO's Facebook page by 11:59pm today, 4/18. All correct answers are eligible to win a CD from KUVO!

1962? R&B? Trivia?

Apr 16, 2014

Which New Orleans trumpeter/cornetist played a much emulated solo on a 1962 R&B top 10 hit?

Post your answer in the comments box below by 11:59pm on 4/17/14. Every correct response is eligible to win a CD from KUVO. 


I'm a most lucky fella! We've got live music featured both Thursday and Friday on the JAZZ CARAVAN this week. Yay!

Appreciate Jazz - play trivia?

Apr 16, 2014

Wednesday Trivia for Jazz Appreciation Month

Name the only musician to have recorded and performed with Ornette Coleman, Albert Ayler and Cecil Taylor. 

All correct answers are eligible to win a CD from KUVO. You can respond in the comments below or at our Facebook page. Please respond before 11:59pm 4/16/14.

Tuesday's Trivia - Tax Day Special

Apr 15, 2014

You likely know that KUVO is graced by some of the coolest cats in the world - our on-air hosts. Their passion for music is evident and the knowledge they share is priceless. KUVO volunteer and jazz blogger, Peter Furlong is writing profiles of a subset of KUVOs hosts - the ones that are also musicians.  Here's a link to the series.