Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Aarik Danielsen previewed Bobby Watson’s concerts in Columbia for The Columbia Daily Tribune.
*Joe Klopus highlighted an upcoming performance by the Spanish Harlem Orchestra for The Kansas City Star.
*Doug Talley was interviewed by Joe Dimino.
*Havilah and Triple Play’s Come Rain or Come Shine album was released in October.
*Chris Burnett compiled a list of the “Top Jazz of 2017”.
*The Glenn Miller Orchestra will perform at Muriel Kauffman Theatre on June 14, 2018.
*Marc Myers’ remembrance of the late guitarist Mundell Lowe includes a compelling anecdote about Charlie Parker.
*A track from Bobby Watson’s Made in America was featured on a “Best of 2017” program on radio station 90.9 The Bridge.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Bill Brownlee- The gracious folks at @909thebridge are allowing me to return to the station this evening. I'll play hip-hop, jazz, gospel, blues and R&B tracks from 6-7 p.m. https://bridge909.org/eightonesixty/ #EightOneSixty (link)
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)