Wednesday, September 5, 2018
Confirmation: Weekly News & Notes
*David Basse encourages UMKC students to catch jazz performances on the Country Club Plaza.
*The practicality of Vijay Iyer’s headlining appearance at Starlight Theater is among the issues addressed in a discussion of Open Spaces on KCUR’s Up To Date program.
*The Kansas City Star previewed Logan Richardson’s appearance at the Prairie Village Jazz Festival
*Anthony Braxton will perform in St. Louis next month. (Tip via St. Louis Jazz Notes.)
*Tweet o’ the Week: WBGO Jazz 88.3FM- Hear our sets captured live at Charlie Parker Jazz Festival with Catherine Russell and Keyon Harrold: (link)
*From a press release: Millie Edwards and her band will kick off the fourth season of Kansas City Jazz Vespers on Sunday, September 9, from 6:00 - 8:00 pm, featuring 100 minutes of professional jazz in a concert setting... Kansas City Jazz Vespers is held at the historic First Baptist Church...
*The Kansas City Jazz Calendar has been updated with September’s gigs.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)