The UMKC Conservatory, in cooperation with our Jazz Friends, and the Kansas City Jazz Ambassadors is pleased to announce the 14th annual Jazz & BBQ event, Sunday, October 11, featuring UMKC’s award-winning Jazz Studies program, under the direction of Bobby Watson and Dan Thomas. This year’s event honors the lfe and musical legacy of Benny Golson.
Jazz & BBQ is a benefit dinner and concert that raises money for UMKC jazz student scholarships and support.
6 p.m. buffet dinner, followed by a silent auction and concert; UMKC Student Union, 5100 Cherry St., Kansas City, MO
5 p.m. VIP reception, 331 Bloch Executive Hall, 5108 Cherry St., KCMO