Live Performances

Green Is Beautiful

Apr 15, 2017

Green Is Beautiful - A tribute to Blue Note guitarist Grant Green feat. Eddie Roberts (The New Mastersounds), Alan Evans (Soulive), Chris Spies, Alex Scott, Nick Gerlach (Turbo Suit) w/ Special Guest DJ Marcos Boricua / The Funky Monks (PATIO SET)

The top jazz artists from 5 countries, spanning four generations, meet in Colorado to create some of the most daring, high-energy music on the planet.

Featuring: Ernie Watts, tenor saxophone (California), Claire Daly, baritone saxophone (New York City), Brad Goode, trumpet (Chicago), Adrean Farrugia, piano (Canada), Bijoux Barbosa, bass (Brasil), Helen DeLaRosa, drums (Dominican Republic), Rony Barrak, percussion (Lebanon)

Live at KUVO: Carmen Sandim Quartet| Apr 17

Apr 15, 2017

KUVO welcomes back pianist Carmen Sandim back to the Phyllis A. Greer Performance Studio on Monday, April 17 at 6pm. From piano lessons as a little girl in Brazil, to composing for her jazz quartet in Denver, Carmen Sandim has found in music her lifetime adventure and purpose. It comes as no surprise that Carmen Sandim has mastered the intricacies and subtleties of good jazz. Through her diverse journey, the unifying thread has been the search for a sound that is unique and honestly expressive.

Clare Church Quartet | Apr 14

Apr 14, 2017

The Clare Church Quartet will be playing Pete Lewis’ beautiful and heartfelt  arrangements of songs that just about everybody knows and loves: I’ll Fly Away, My Favorite Things, Eleanor Rigby, Heard It Through the Grapevine, Danny Boy, Hallelujah, and more. Clare brings her passion and artistry leading the quartet in many different styles for the audience to enjoy.

Featuring Clare Church on drums, Ron Bland on bass, Pete Lewis on sax, and Doug Roche on piano

Paul Musso Trio plays the King Cole Trio

Apr 14, 2017

Paul Musso is an Associate Professor and Area Head of Music Performance in the Music and Entertainment Industry Studies Department at the University of Colorado Denver. Paul has been with CU Denver for twenty-six years. His most recent publication, Introduction to Music: an Interactive Approach, was released in early 2012. He is the author of several Mel Bay publications for jazz guitar: Graded Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar Solos, Improvising With Mini-Arpeggios and Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar Chord Soloing.