KAJX

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  • Reporter

    Alycin Bektesh is an award-winning multimedia journalist recognized for her public affairs reporting and newsroom leadership. She is a Colorado native, growing up in Boulder and Fort Collins before heading to Vermont where she obtained her...

  • Host - Aspen Beat/Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Andrea Young is the host of Aspenbeat and host of Jazz from Aspen on Aspen Public Radio.

    Andrea is a longtime member of the Aspen Public Radio family. She’s been Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Bottle Washer and is having the...

  • Jazz Host

    Arlene Guillen is a host of Jazz from Aspen.

    Arlene is pleased to share hosting duties with Stu Huck on alternating Thursday evenings. She is a long-time supporter of public radio, so having the opportunity to have a hands-on impact...

  • Capitol Coverage Reporter for Rocky Mountain Community Radio

    Bente Birkeland has covered Colorado politics and government since spring of 2006. She loves the variety and challenge of the state capitol beat and talking to people from all walks of life. Bente's work has aired on NPR's Morning Edition<...

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Brent Gardner Smith is a host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    Brent Gardner-Smith's first jazz show aired on the radio in about 1980, while he was a volunteer college DJ at  KCHO, Chico. Brent's also worked as a jazz or rock DJ at KSPN and KSNO in...

  • News Director

    Born and raised in the suburbs of Minneapolis, Carolyn Sackariason started her journalism career in 1995 as a reporter for a daily newspaper in Fairmont, Minnesota. After a short nine months of covering that small-town farming community, she...

  • Executive Director

    Raised in Aspen, Colorado, Carolyne graduated with honors from the University of California at Santa Barbara as a theater and film student. After a few years as a DJ in commercial radio, Carolyne moved to NYC and was the second of the new wave...

  • Host - Blue Horizon

    Cheryl Koehne is the host of Blue Horizon. 

  • Host - Classical Music from Aspen

    Chris Mohr began composing a major oratorio at the age of 12, and his music drama From the Realm of the Shadow has been released on Naxos Records and performed in 2013 in New York at the Riverside Church Theatre. He has been a classical...

  • Host - Bluegrass with Mustard

    Dan Sadowsky is host of Bluegrass with Mustard. 

  • Host - Check 1, 2

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Gary Whipple is a host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    Jazz Host on Aspen Public Radio since 2005. Currently owns and operates a High Definition Video production company. Has done freelance work in the broadcast center for ESPN at X Games in Aspen...

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Jeannie Walla is a host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    Jeannie Walla, Wednesday night Jazz host, has been with the station almost since its inception, reading short stories, even before the station was an NPR affiliate. A long standing supporter...

  • Host - Roly Poly Radio

    Roly Poly Radio is a culmination of my life's exploration of music.  I entered the world with a restless desire to learn experientially about everything and everyone. My unwavering desire to push the realms of knowledge has lead me from the...

  • Host - First Draft

    Mitzi Rapkin got her start in radio as a reporter for KBUT in Crested Butte, Colorado.  She was a Washington correspondent for a commercial radio station in Boston, worked as a producer, editor and writer for National Geographic Television and...

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Neil Jung is a host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    I grew up in Landover, MD, suburban DC, son of a world class musician in the US Navy Band.  I've had great music around me from the start, sang in all the school choirs and some musical shows,...

  • Host - "Tuesday Nite Straight Ahead", Jazz from Aspen

    Scott Harper is the host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    Scott began his career as a deejay on Aspen Public Radio in 1997 and his show Tuesday Nite Straight Ahead has been a mainstay of “straight ahead” jazz programming in the Roaring Fork...

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen & Aspen Hot Wax

    What started as a chance encounter has evolved into a long-term love affair. If you’ve tuned into Aspen Public Radio on Saturday evenings for Aspen Hot Wax or Sunday nights for Jazz from Aspen, you’ll know why.

    After giving up a...

  • Host - Jazz from Aspen

    Stu Huck is a host of Jazz from Aspen. 

    Stu can’t remember exactly how long he has been a volunteer DJ at Aspen Public Radio. It was either 1989 or 1990 that he first signed on and started playing Jazz. For a little while it was on...

  • Host - The Will Kahn Show

    Born and raised in New York City, Will moved to Aspen with his family in 2007. He is currently attending The Cate School, a boarding school in Carpinteria, California. He is a self-proclaimed “music fanatic”, and listens to a wide array of...