Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Norman Brown, the Elders, Vincent Ingala, Mindi Abair, Bobby Watson, Eldar Djangarov, Angela Hagenbach and Lauren Braton are the performers at this year's Jazz In the Woods festival.
*Writing about the ongoing divisiveness in the Kansas City's jazz community, KC Jazz Lark suggests that "(i)t’s time we get along with each other."
*Kansas City's most popular blogger asserts that the city's connection to jazz is "one of the most tiresome and overly exaggerated nonexistent local legacies."
*Bob James will appear in a taping of 12th Street Jump at Broadway Jazz Club on May 15. Tickets are $15.
*The Pitch notes the reunion of Trio ALL.
*The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will perform at the Lied Center on Wednesday, September 24.
*St. Louis Jazz Notes assesses the Sheldon Concert Hall's
*Tweet o' the Week: ABC Jazz- We're celebrating @IntlJazzDay today @ABCJazz @herbiehancock @UNESCO #BirdLives #JazzDay (link)
*The Kansas City Jazz Calendar has been updated for May.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)