takes notice of Ernest Melton.
*Dan Gailey and his students at the University of Kansas discuss a recent collaboration with Renee Rosnes in a brief video.
*Ryan Keberle & Catharsis return to Kansas City on July 8.
*Bret Primack created a video clip in which Sonny Rollins considers Charlie Parker’s demeanor.
*Tweet o’ the Week: Dave D’Marko- Smooth jazz still playing and it’s pretty quiet in here as 92 percent of Kansas City ballots are in and Quinton Lucas has nearly a 2 to 1 lead over Jolie Justus. Closer to 60-40 counting surrounding counties that also have parts of city. #ElectionResults2019
*From a press release: The American Jazz Museum’s Kansas City Jazz Academy has secured a performance residency at KCMO’s City Hall extending over the next 12 weeks. Beginning June 20th, every Thursday from 1:30pm – 2:00pm (prior to each week’s City Council meeting), students from the Academy’s combo classes will showcase their talents in the main rotunda of City Hall.
(Original image by Plastic Sax.)