Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*A day after suggesting that change may be afoot at the American Jazz Museum, The Kansas City Star reported that Greg Carroll resigned from his position as the CEO of the institution.
*KC Jazz Lark offers context for the change at the American Jazz Museum.
*Shades of Jade have issued a single titled "That One".
*Ryan Heinlein interviewed Eddie Moore for Inside Jazz Kansas City. Paul Roberts compares the jazz community in Kansas City to the atmospheres in other cities. Stan Kessler selects ten of his favorite albums.
*The Pitch recommends a pair of Cannonball Adderley/Nancy Wilson tribute concerts.
*A portion of Ensemble Ibérica’s “Music of Matt Otto” concert was filmed by Steve Paul.
*Larry Carlton will perform at the Gem Theater on October 1.
*Addison Frei is among Joe Dimino’s recent interview subjects.
*Paul Shinn is included in Colorado radio station KUVO’s 30 Under 30 roundup of notable young artists.
*Chris Robinson questions the process of the Downbeat Critics Poll.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Dominique Sanders- need to get some swag back into jazz.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)