Welcome to Where Jazz Lives.

The ultimate find for lovers of jazz,
we provide you the grooves 24/7.

What we do

We teach, connect and inspire the public by providing access and opportunity to engage with the highest quality, curated jazz programming.


Public Radio KUNV – HD3 is a broadcast service of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

We believe that jazz in all its forms represents America’s cultural gift to the world, and we are committed to connecting the vibrancy of our local community’s past, present and future in the music to a global audience.

“You should never be comfortable, man. Being comfortable fouled up a lot of musicians”
Miles Davis
American Jazz Trumpeter

Our Mission

To teach, connect and inspire the next generation of radio broadcaster.

Public Radio KUNV has been serving the Southern Nevada community since April 23, 1981.

We have a long standing tradition of training college students thank you to the support of our listeners. Your financial support to KUNV provides for the financial operation of the station.

Your financial contribution ensures that we can continue our mission. Your giving allows KUNV to provide the hardware and software needed to provide hands-on training. Support from the community accounts for 70% of our operating budget.