KCJO Riff Generation Friday, November 4
One of the hallmarks of jazz through the ages has been great artists sharing their stories, emotions, and perspective through music.
Riff Generation invites you to witness the artistic process unfold before you. This 10-piece, improvisation-based collective, brings a fresh new sound. Original tunes are brought to the stage for each concert, each performance one a of a kind jewel.
Riff Generation features a notable list of renowned local musicians, which includes vocalist Kelley Gant, drummer John Kizilarmut, Lawrence Jackson, and seven others. This is innovative and uniquely captivating music is for you. Join us, for Riff Generation's next concert on Friday, November 4th, 7 p.m. at the Medallion Theater (300 E. 39th St.) in the heart of Midtown.
Riff generation concerts in this new series are scheduled for the fall of 2022 and will be in addition to the mainstage series at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts.
Tickets and information at www.kcjo.org
Vocalist Deborah Brown Joins KC Jazz Orchestra Thursday, November 10
With all the rhythm, harmony, and melody in jazz, it is the human voice that consistently resonates in our ears and heart. Deborah Brown is one of the vocal treasures in this world of music, a pure master of her craft, and a consummate artist and storyteller. Her voice invites all of us to share in the human experience.
Missouri Arts Council, ArtsKC, Geraldine and R.A. Barrows Foundation, UMB Bank n.a., Trustee, Richard J. Stern Foundation for the Arts, Commerce Bank n.a., Trustee
For ticket information, visit www.kcjo.orgor call 816-994-7222