Wednesday, August 22, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*Larry Kopitnik examines the Charlie Parker Celebration for The Pitch.
*Ron Carlson’s For You was recently released.
*David Basse touts the Charlie Parker Celebration in University News.
*Jacob Wagner and Chris Burnett discussed Charlie Parker with Steve Kraske on KCUR’s Up to Date.
*Chris Burnett was interviewed by Joe Dimino.
*Lonnie McFadden’s “Charlie Parker: Past, Present & Future” concert at the Gem Theater was previewed by The Kansas City Star.
*Mark Lewis, a saxophonist and flutist based in Seattle, will perform with Bram Wijnands at the Majestic on Friday, August 24, and Saturday, August 25.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Brad Scott- Finally got a chance to see A La Mode Friday night. Great band and I have to say that Jesica is one of the best jazz singers I've ever heard. #kansascityjazz #alamodejazz #jazz
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)