Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The Kansas City Star and The Pitch previewed the Prairie Village Jazz Festival.
*Logan Richardson’s new album Shift will be released in Japan in October.
*KSHB posted a trailer for its “Kansas City & All That Jazz” documentary.
*Andrew Stinson selected ten desert island discs.
*Demencha reviewed Shades of Jade’s single “That One.”
*Downbeat reviewed Karrin Allyson’s new album.
*Joe Dimino’s most recent interviews include a chat with Alyssa Murray.
*The Detroit News and The Detroit Free Press lauded Pat Metheny’s headlining appearance at the Detroit Jazz Festival.
*Phil Woods bemoaned a lack of interest in his version of the “Charlie Parker With Strings” sessions in advance of his final live performance.
*A four-minute video features Joe Lovano, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Myra Melford and Esperanza Spalding performing at New York’s Charlie Parker Jazz Festival.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Valorie J Wells- @HistoricKC Miss Anita Dixon you did a great job on All That Jazz show. Thank you for keeping the Torch for KC Jazz
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)