Wednesday, January 10, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Chris Burnett’s monthly engagement at Black Dolphin was spotlighted on KCUR.
*Matt Kane and Charles Williams were interviewed by Joe Dimino.
*Bloggers document their visit to the American Jazz Museum.
*Tweet o’ the Week: KC Jazz Orchestra- Nice turnout at our #listeningparty at @WestportLibrary in @Westport_KC - Sam Wisman is guiding us through Thad Jones/Mel Lewis’ “Consummation.” We have one of these per month! #kcjazz #kcjazzorchestra
*The 11 jazz performances listed on the comprehensive Kansas City Jazz Calendar range from solo piano gigs to noisy barrage of percussion.
*From a press release: Kansas City Jazz Vespers features "The Sons of Brasil," led by Stan Kessler, on Sunday, January 14, 6:00 - 8:00 pm held at the First Baptist Church of Kansas City, MO at the corner of Wornall Road and Red Bridge Road in south Kansas City. Its 100 minutes of professional jazz in a concert setting. The Sons of Brasil are one of the region's best Latin jazz groups, performing all over the city. KC Jazz Vespers is free and open to the public.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)