Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*A promotional video for KC Jazz Alive suggests that “Kansas City is on its way to becoming the next major music city in America and retaking its title as jazz capital of the world.”
*Joe Klopus previewed Marcus Roberts’ concert at the Folly Theater. Steve Kraske interviewed the pianist.
*Deborah Brown and Matt Otto were featured in an hour-long episode of KCUR’s Up to Date titled “From Kansas City And Beyond, The Best Music Of 2017”.
*Tweet o’ the Week: St. Louis Jazz Notes- St. Louis jazz pianist Nathan Jatcko has been missing since late Thursday night. Family is asking anyone with info on his whereabouts to contact St. Louis city PD: (link)
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)