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See the KCKCC Jazz Ensembles in Concert This Week


Kelly Rogge
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
College Advancement

Fans of the Kansas City Kansas Community College music programs are in for a treat over the next several weeks as there are a number of upcoming concerts that will showcase the musical talents of KCKCC students and staff.

The first concert is at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Wyandotte West Library, 1737 N. 82nd St. in Kansas City, Kan. Among the performers will be the KCKCC Jazz Band, Jazz Combo and Jazz Ensemble. The concert will last approximately two hours and admission is free.

Following the library event, the KCKCC vocal music programs will be hosting the KCKCC Vocal Showcase. The event is at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 9 at Trinity Community Church, 5010 Parallel in Kansas City, Kan. The concert will feature the Community Chamber Choir, Chamber Choir and Vocal Jazz Ensembles as well as solo selections by KCKCC Voice Faculty Tara Cooper and Scott Wichael. Admission to this event is also free.

Other upcoming concerts include:
  • Vocal Cabaret, 5 p.m. Thursday, March 13 in Upper Jewell on the KCKCC campus
  • Unity Temple Concert – 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 2 at 707 W. 47th St. on the Country Club Plaza.
  • Spring Choral Concert – 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4 at Trinity Community Church.
  • Green Lady Lounge Event – 6 p.m. Monday, May 12 at the Green Lady Lounge, 1809 Grand Blvd.

For more information on the vocal jazz program at KCKCC, contact John Stafford at jstafford@kckcc.edu or call 913-288-7137.