CD of the Month

Our September 2012 CD of the Month, Multiverse, by the Bobby Sanabria Big Band was awarded 2012 Jazz Critics Poll for Best Latin Album.

 With your donation of $600 or more, you become a member of the KUVO CD of the Month Club! Each month, Music Director Arturo Gómez selects an outstanding new release for the CD of the Month and we mail it directly to you. To join this club click here. Thank you!

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April 2013 CD of the Month
12:15 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

April 2013 CD of the Month

Duke Ellington Orchestra  The Afro-Eurasian Eclipse  Fantasy RecordsApril is an important month for public radio music stations and jazz as it is "Public Radio Music Month" and "Jazz Appreciation Month". In commemoration of these dual events, jazz89KUVO launched its own creation, "Around The World In April" taking listeners to different destinations on the globe every day to spotlight the artists and music recorded at each daily location. Moreover, we included fun facts of the region covering history, culture, festivals and cuisine.

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March 2013 CD of the Mont
12:11 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

March 2013 CD of the Month

Jackie Ryan  "Listen Here"  Open Arts ProductionsOver the past 10 years, Jackie Ryan has become one of jazz’s top vocalists, able to sing in a wide array of styles utilizing her 3 ½ octave range to amaze audiences around the world-especially in London and the West Coast of the US. Ms. Ryan’s discography also displays her talents of giving new life to standards while offering contemporary songs interpreted with originality.

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February 2013 CD of the Month
12:00 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

February 2013 CD of the Month

Gabriel Alegria Afro-Peruvian Jazz Sextet  "Cuidad de los Reyes (City of Kings)"  Sapo NegroOur February CD of the Month selection goes beyond the traditional border of Black History or African American Awareness month to include all of the Americas, so we go to Lima, Perú in South America to choose the third installment of the Gabriel Alegría Afro-Peruvian Jazz Sextet on their own Sapo Negro (black frog) recording label.

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January 2013 CD of the Month
11:52 am
Thu January 23, 2014

January 2013 CD of the Month

Damani Phillips  "Reckoning"  Phillips Music

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December 2012 CD of the Month
11:48 am
Thu January 23, 2014

December 2012 CD of the Month

Al Hermann & The New Impressions Trio  "Dream Dances"  Summit RecordsLooking back on 2012, I’m thrilled to see it has been a banner year for jazz recordings. We close out the year with Denver trombonist Al Hermann & The New Impressions Trio's. Dream Dances for Summit Records. Al is a gifted player who selected a variety of standards from the Great American Songbook, Brazil and Latin America played in a soothing, swinging style that results in a captivating listening experience from start to finish.

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