Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Hermon Mehari won the 2015 Carmine Caruso International Trumpet Solo Competition in Huntsville, Texas.
*Bobby Watson was interviewed on a morning television program.
*The Pitch recommends a gig led by Will Matthews.
*The complete schedule of the 18th & Vine Jazz & Blues Festival has been posted.
*A new documentary about Mary Lou Williams inspires an extensive essay about the artist in The New Yorker.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Brian Scarborough- Always love rehearsing and playing with the People's Liberation Big Band of Greater KC. Happy to be playing with them moving forward #kcjazz
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)