The Kansas City Jazz Calendar indicates, Kansas City’s live music venues have been silenced.
*CJ Janovy created an audio feature about Logan Richardson for KCUR.
*I highlighted the careers of artists including Deborah Brown, Julia Lee, Marilyn Maye and Priscilla Bowman in an episode of 90.9 The Bridge’s Eight One Sixty program.
*Mike Herrera and Jim Lower discussed Kansas City’s jazz scene with Joe Dimino.
*The New York Times recommended Logan Richardson’s appearance at the Jazz Gallery.
*A devastating fire ravaged Davey’s Uptown Ramblers Club. The venue fostered the careers of musicians including Mike Dillon.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Mayor Quinton Lucas- Under the authority of Mayor Lucas’s State of Emergency proclamation, and per new @CDCgov guidance, no events or gatherings with 50 or more attendees will be allowed in Kansas City for the next eight weeks. #COVIDー19 #KCMO
*From the American Jazz Museum: In order to support Kansas City’s effort to contain the spread of COVID-19 the American Jazz Museum and The Blue Room jazz club will be closed temporarily, effective immediately.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)