Wednesday, January 7, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The Pitch recommends a gig at The Ship.
*A new one-man show in Seattle depicts a fictional Kansas City-based jazz disc jockey.
*The Kansas City Jazz Summit will be held April 22-24 at Kansas City Kansas Community College.
*Tweet o' the Week: Brian Scarborough- I am excited to share that I am a finalist for the ATW National Jazz Solo Competition in DC this year! Live finals round in DC in March!
*Comment o' the Week: Dean Minderman- Thanks for the link to StLJN's annual list round-up, Bill. Hope your holidays have been relatively stress-free and your New Year is happy!
*From Paul Shinn: It is with great excitement that I would like to announce our trio's return to the Green Lady Lounge as well as the release of our second album entitled Easy Now: Live at the Green Lady Lounge. This album contains eight new selections recorded live on August 11th at the Green Lady… Here are our showtimes for this week: Thursday, January 8th 9pm-12am. Friday, January 9th 9pm-1am. Saturday, January 10th 9:30pm-1:30am. Sunday, January 11th 7:30pm-11:30pm CD Release!!
(Original image of the Charlie Parker residence at 109 W. 34th Street by Plastic Sax.)