Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*KC Jazz Lark has kind words for the American Jazz Museum.
*Lisa Henry, Jim Mair and Doug Talley are among the musicians featured in a The Kansas City Star article about jazz education.
*Joe Dimino interviewed Sonny Rollins (!) for his Neon Jazz podcast.
*Tony Bennett's concert at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts was reviewed by The Kansas City Star.
*A blogger calls Diverse's Our Journey a wise and prophetic classical jazzy journey. (Via Tony's Kansas City.)
*Clint Ashlock muses on bandleading and composing in a new blog post.
*The Kansas City Star reports on a couple's plan to restore the castle-like structure at 2001 Vine Street.
*Tweet o' the Week: Kansas City Dates- LIKE JAZZ??? (kcmo) - I'm a single black man in my 50's and would like to meet a woman who is also single and … (link).
*Comment o' the Week: I'd like to thank the thoughtful Plastic Sax readers who point out typos and misprints.
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