Music Notes

Clare Church Fundraiser

Apr 16, 2014

Denver saxophonist Clare Church has been playing professionally for 30 years. Her first gig was with Tony Bennett, and since that memorable night, she has worked with the bands of Joe Henderson, Dizzy Gillespie, Benny Carter, Nancy Wilson, Mel Torme, and George Shearing, among others, as well as being a regular with the Colorado Symphony and the Boulder Philharmonic. She is also a member of Art Lande’s inimitable Boy/Girl Band, the Lewis/Church Quintet, the Colorado Sax Quartet, the Baker/Mulligan Tribute Band, and is co-leader of the modern jazz group, Polarity.

Metro State Jazz Ensemble tonight at 7

Apr 15, 2014

Tonight at 7pm, it's the High School / Collegiate Series. At 7pm, host Geoff Anderson welcomes the Metro State University of Denver Jazz Ensemble under the direction of Ron Miles. to KUVO's Phyllis A Greer Performance Studio.

Tune in or come in for a chance to hear some of Colorado's most promising young improvisers. The concert will feature classic compositions and contemporary works.

Studio Club Members - Please e-mail Arvida or call 303.446.7631 to reserve your seat(s).

Janine Santana

Apr 14, 2014

Janine Santana, a Latin Jazz percussionist, has been performing and broadcasting music on the Colorado Front Range for twenty years, after having been raised in the locales Brooklyn, New York, and Trenton, New Jersey. In the East she developed skills as a theater actor, but in the Denver area she has been concentrating on music recording and broadcasting. Janine describes her ambitious current project as “featuring a plethora of musicians . . .

This week - Larry Coryell

Apr 14, 2014
John Bruch Photography Bissen Luxembourg

  This week, on Thursday and Friday, jazz-rock guitarist Larry Coryell visits Dazzle. As one of the pioneers of jazz-rock -- perhaps the pioneer in the ears of some --Larry Coryell deserves a special place in the history books.

New Music Monday

Apr 14, 2014

Tune in today at noon for New Music Monday:

Spring is heating up and so are the latest arriving CDs--

The gifted saxophonist Eric Alexander pays tribute to his home town on “Chicago Fire” with veteran pianist Harold Mabern

Colorado’s own Capri Records issues a sizzling Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra recording, “The L.A. Treasures Project” featuring vocalists Barbara Morrison and Ernie Andrews-Live at the Alvas Showoom