The Kansas City Jazz Calendar.
*The Kansas City Star recommends Deborah Brown’s two Dexter Gordon-inspired concerts this weekend. Maxine Gordon promoted the events on KCUR’s Up to Date.
*Michael Mackie crafted a profile of Candace Evans.
*Jeff Harshbarger informed Joe Dimino about the Purna Loka Ensemble.
*E.J. Becker narrates an audio feature about the American Jazz Museum’s children’s program.
*The American Jazz Museum’s Rashida Phillips appeared on Marcus Lewis’ Ask a Jazz Dude show.
*David Epstein of Tom’s Town Distilling Company laments the shortage of “balls-out, wild-ass jazz” performed in Kansas City clubs in an episode of the I Love This Town podcast.
*The Brandon Goldberg Trio will perform at the Folly Theater on September 26 in the 2020-21 season of the Harriman-Jewell Series.
*Newly uploaded footage of Brian Hanni’s introduction of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra at a 2018 concert at the Lied Center isn’t cringey at all.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Green Lady Lounge- Kansas City jazz radio (ok David Basse @JazzBasse it's not actually radio) streaming online 24/7 --Green Lady Radio.
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