Roots & Rhythm frontman James Speiser and KUVO DJ Erik Troe both know a few things about blues and jazz, so it's no surprise that the two came up with the concept for Blue Roots Denver, a Denver-produced program that features local blues and jazz musicians. The pilot for the show, which will feature ... More >>
Al Hood has a very crowded agenda. The trumpeter teaches fulltime at the University of Denver's Lamont School of Music in addition to contributing to a slew of ensembles, including the Denver Brass and the Ken Walker Jazz Sextet. Somehow, though, he also found time to record a new CD entitled Just a ... More >>
The Experimental Playground blasts classical-music cliches.
Orfeu Negro gives a new version of an old myth.
Pearl Jam accuses the Rocky Mountain News of uneven flow.
A Denver conductor and music professor leads an ensemble fight to protect the classics.
The Creative Music Works Orchestra brings jazz out of the closet.
Neon Renaissance wants to change the way Denverites hear music.
Mar. 5 - 11, 1998