Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The 2012 season of noon jazz concerts at Johnson County Community College has been announced.
*Hearne Christopher files an update on the status of Jardine's. Tony's Kansas City suggests that Jardine's "15 minutes are up."
*The Matt Otto Quintet is admired by KCJazzLark.
*Tim Finn's story about women in Kansas City's music scene contains a bit of jazz content.
*The Star provides a nice feature on ailing pianist Dan DeLuca. (Tip via Jim Mair.)
*Diverse posted an interactive guide to a recent performance.
*UMKC's student newspaper checks in on the jazz program.
*The Los Angeles Times published a profile of Pete O'Neal, the uncle of pianist Harold O'Neal.
*KCTV reports on progress at the Black Archives.
*Tweet o' the Week: Alaadeenswife- I'm listening to Kansas City's Seth Lee and Michael Warren on Najee's new CD, "The Smooth Side of Soul."
*Plastic Sax Comment o' the Week: Anonymous- Looks like you really did your homework on this one. (These words broke Plastic Sax's sarcasm meter.)
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)