Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Chuck Haddix interviewed Chris Hazelton on KCUR.
*Jessie Riggins lauded the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra’s most recent concert.
*The Kansas City Star reviewed the Owen/Cox Dance Group and the People’s Liberation Big Band’s production of “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King.”
*Joe Klopus advises readers that Logan Richardson will return to the Blue Room on Thursday.
*Jorge Arana analyzed one of his compositions for KCUR.
*Flatland commends the Charlotte Street Foundation grant recipient Eddie Moore.
*Todd Strait chatted with Joe Dimino.
*Marc Myers examines 1970s-era Count Basie.
*The Kansas City Star reports on construction projects in the Jazz District.
*Tweet o’ the Week: David Megee- Psychedelic xylophone at Green Lady Lounge. Yep.
*From Michael Shults: ”Wisconsin Public Television produced a documentary on the Eau Claire Jazz Festival, airing now. Here's a clip of KC jazz heavyweights Schlamb, Kizilarmut, and Bowman backing festival guest artists Jimmy Heath and Stefon Harris at the finale concert."
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)