Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The details of the 2015 Charlie Parker Celebration have been unveiled.
*KC Jazz Lark celebrates the return of Eboni Fondren.
*The Johnson County Library posted an interview with Shades of Jade keyboardist Desmond Mason.
*The Pitch notes the jazz credentials of Victor & Penny.
*Chris Hazelton was featured in an installment of Millennial Society TV.
*Clint Ashlock lists his favorite albums at Inside Jazz Kansas City.
*Pat Metheny shared a brief preview of his forthcoming DVD and Blu Ray video.
*Karrin Allyson’s Many A New Day: Karrin Allyson Sings Rodgers & Hammerstein will be released on September 18.
*Demencha interviewed Keyon Harrold, a trumpeter from St. Louis who is a member of D’Angelo’s touring band.
*A video playlist of the entire Ensemble Ibérica “Music of Matt Otto” concert is available.
*A track from Eddie Moore and the Outer Circle’s new album was included on a Next Bop playlist.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Sarah Layton- I just realized that even though I live in Kansas City I've never gone to listen to live jazz. That's just terrible. I must rectify!
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)