Monthly Archives: August 2013

Double REVIEW: Vine Street Rumble Jazz Orchestra and Kansas City Chamber Orchestra

I reviewed two excellent local ensembles this weekend for The Kansas City Star. Vine Street Rumble Jazz Orchestra played a hot, hip set at the Blue Room. Kansas City Chamber Orchestra debuted at Helzberg Hall. For a brief time, you … Continue reading

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PREVIEW: Devon Carney and the Fall 2013 dance season in KC

I interviewed Devon Carney, new artistic director of Kansas City Ballet, for The Kansas City Star‘s A+E Fall Arts Special cover story. The season dance round-up also included interviews with choreographers Jodie Gates, Autumn Eckman and KT Nelson. They are collaborating with local … Continue reading

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