Wednesday, October 7, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*The 18th & Vine Jazz and Blues Festival was previewed by Joe Klopus. The Pitch’s Jazz Beat writer focused on Conrad Herwig’s appearance at the annual event.
*Jessie Riggins reviewed the opening concert of the Kansas Jazz Orchestra’s new season.
*Logan Richardson introduced his new album Shift in a four-minute EPK.
*KC Jazz Lark shared photos of last month’s Prairie Village Jazz Festival.
*Mark Lowrey was featured on KCUR’s weekly Local Listen segment.
*The Kansas City Star highlighted Vewiser Dixon’s plans for the area to the south of the Jazz District.
*A blogger recalled two Phil Woods concerts in Kansas City in a remembrence of the late saxophonist.
*A barbecue restaurant named 18th & Vine opened in Dallas this week.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Oddly Correct- 2 evenings with @jacobfredjazzodyssey coming up this weekend at our shop. Taste & see…
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)