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December 1969

PAST SHOWS

November 2017

October 2017

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

10th Anniversary Gala for Staley High School Choir Program
performs
Dan Forrest's "Jubilate Deo"

Polsky Theater @ JCCC

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP &
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
present
"IN THE ROMPUS ROOM"

Polsky Theater @ JCCC

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP &
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
present
"IN THE ROMPUS ROOM"

Guthrie Green

LAUREN BARTH

September 2017

Folly Theater

Charlotte Street Foundation Presents:

TIME'S NOT LISTENING

new compositions from Conway, Cox, Espinoza, Harshbarger and Miller

Musical Theater Heritage

A Fundraiser for Musical Theater Heritage

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

Plaza Art Fair

VICTOR & PENNY

Park Palooza @ Shawnee Mission Park

VICTOR & PENNY

Eddie V's

MEGAN BIRDSALL GROUP
w/ Joe Cartwright & Daniel Hogans

August 2017

Alter

Jametetone w/ Blastocyst

Westport Coffee House

STAN KESSLER GROUP
w/ Sullivan Fortner, Tivon Pennicott, Todd Straight & Roger Wilder

Record Bar

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/ special guests Michael Eaton and Peter Schlamb

July 2017

1900 Building

SONGS AND REVERIES
featuring ANNIE ELLICOTT & CALVIN ARSENIA
w/John Kizilarmut & Mark Southerland

Kansas City Museum

A BAT AND THREE BEARS, featuring ANNIE ELLICOT
w/Alex Massa John Kizilarmut, & Mark Southerland

June 2017

Grace & Holy Trinity Cathredral

FRANCOIS RABBATH

May 2017

Greenwood Hall

TANGO LORCA
w/ Beau Bledsoe, Christine Brebes & Brad Cox

April 2017

1900 Building

TANGO LORCA
w/ Beau Bledsoe, Christine Brebes and Brad Cox

1900 Building

KRYSTLE WARREN
w/Calvin Arsenia, Brad Cox, Nick Howell, Herman Mahari, Mark Southerland, Michael Stover, Brad Williams

The Brick

TRANSITION ENSEMBLE
performs
Coltrane's Ascension
w/Michael Eaton Quartet, Seth Davis & John Kizilarmut

Hall Center for the Humanities

PURNA BANGERE
w/ David Balakrishnan and Amit Kavthekar

Swathout Recital Hall, Kansas University

RON MCCURDY"S LANGSTON HUGHES PROJECT
w/brian steever

March 2017

The Oread

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL AFTERHOURS SESSION
w/Brandon Draper, Danny Embrey, Matt Otto & Dave Scott

The Oread

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL AFTERHOURS SESSION
w/Brandon Draper, Danny Embrey, Matt Otto & Dave Scott

February 2017

Record Bar

BRAD COX OCTET
w/John Kizilarmut, Matt Otto, Andrew Oulette, Karl McComas Reichl, Brian Steever, & Rich Wheeler

Kansas City Folk Festival

ENSEMBLE IBERICA

w/ Fernando Achucarro, Beau Bledsoe, Brandon Draper, Jordan Shipley, Mark Southerland
and special guest Nathalie Peres

Polsky Theatre

BACH ARIA SOLOISTS
presents
'L’Histoire du soldat' by Stravinsky

w/Keith Benjamin, Robert Gibby Brand, Caroline Dahm, Jo Dee Davis, Leslie B. Dunner, Mark Robbins, Jo-Ann Sternberg, Eric Stomberg, Samn Wright, Mari Yoshinaga,

Folk Alliance International Conference

ENSEMBLE IBERICA

w/ Fernando Achucarro, Beau Bledsoe, Brandon Draper, Jordan Shipley, Mark Southerland
and special guest Nathalie Peres

Folk Alliance International Conference

ENSEMBLE IBERICA

w/ Fernando Achucarro, Beau Bledsoe, Brandon Draper, Jordan Shipley, Mark Southerland
and special guest Nathalie Peres

Gem Theater

MILES DAVIS' BIRTH OF THE COOL 60th ANNIVERSARY
w/Phil Dunlap, Marcus Lewis, Bill McKemey, Hermon Mahari, Forest Stewart, Todd Strait, Dan Thomas & Todd Wilkinson

Record Bar

THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND
presents
THE BEST SUPERBOWL SUNDAY SPECTACULAR!
FEATURING LADY GAGA!!!!!

December 2016

American Restaurant

LAUREN KRUM TRIO
w/brad cox & mike stover

Polsky Theater

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING
w/the owen/cox dance group and the people's liberation big band of greater kansas city

Polsky Theater

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING
w/the owen/cox dance group and the people's liberation big band of greater kansas city

The Ship

BRAD COX OCTET

November 2016

October 2016

Capital City Jazz & Food Truck Festival

STAN KESSLER'S KC JAZZ ALL-STARS
w/kathleen hollman, matt otto, brian steever & roger wilde

Overland Park Convention Center

ArtsKC Inspiration Breakfast
BRAD COX ENSEMBLE
w/hermon mahari, matt otto, brad williams, sam wisman & rich wheeler

September 2016

Kansas City Kansas Public Library

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

August 2016

Westport Coffeehouse

MICHAEL EATON
w/ John Kizilarmut

July 2016

art factory

STAN KESSLER
w/ danny embrey & todd strait

Augustana Luthern Church

TWIN CITIES BASS WORKSHOP - FINAL CONCERT
Premiere - Gordon's Knot

Murphy Hall, RM 118

KU JAZZ WORKSHOP FACULTY CONCERT
w/brandon draper, danny embrey, dan gailey, marcus lewis, eddie moore, fred mulholland, matt otto & steve owen

Murphy Hall, RM 130

KU JAZZ WORKSHOP FACULTY BIG BAND CONCERT
w/brandon draper, danny embrey, dan gailey, marcus lewis, eddie moore, fred mulholland, matt otto & steve owen

Murphy Hall, RM 130

KU JAZZ WORKSHOP FACULTY CONCERT
w/brandon draper, danny embrey, dan gailey, marcus lewis, eddie moore, fred mulholland, matt otto & steve owen

June 2016

May 2016

Californo's

Middle of the Map Festival
ENSEMBLE IBERICA
w/ beau bledsoe, brandon draper, zsolt eder & rich wheeler

April 2016

Ramada Hotel and Convention Center

STAN KESSLER'S KC JAZZ ALL-STARS
w/monique danielle, matt otto, qbrian steever & roger wilder

Gallery MC

DANIEL CARTER, VASKO DUKOVSKI, JEFF HARSHBARGER, STELIOS MICHAS & GEORGE SPANOS

The Appel Room, Lincoln Center

THE UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS JAZZ ENSEMBLE I
w/ Deborah Brown

March 2016

Bartle Hall Grand Ballroom

MARK SOUTHERLAND
"Wit and Menace" world premiere
w/victoria botero, annie ellicot, nick howell, john kizilarmut, russell thorpe, & clark wyatt

February 2016

January 2016

the brick

SNUFF COLLECTIVE
w/ annie ellicott. john kizilarmut, bill mckemey, mark southerland & brian steever, clarke wyatt

December 2015

November 2015

October 2015

Musical Theater Heritage

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
"What Keeps Mankind Alive"
the music of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht
w/tango lorca & shay estes

Musical Theater Heritage

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
"What Keeps Mankind Alive"
the music of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht
w/tango lorca & shay estes

Musical Theater Heritage

OWEN COX DANCE
"What Keeps Mankind Alive"
the music of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht
w/tango lorca & shay estes

September 2015

August 2015

Take Five Coffee

THE KESSLER EMBREY CONSPIRACY
w/danny embrey, stan kessler & brian steever

July 2015

June 2015

Icehouse

FORT KNOX NOSTALGIA
w/ martin dosh, erik fratzke, nathan hansen, pete henning & brian roessler

Icehouse

JEFF HARSHBARGER QUARTET
w/ nathan hansen, zacc harris, pete henning & brian ziemniak

Westport Coffee House

DAVE SCOTT QUARTET

Westport Coffee House

MATT OTTO QUARTET

Coleman Hawkins Jazz Festival

STAN KESSLER QUARTET

May 2015

The American

JEFF HARSHBARGER/MATT OTTO DUO

April 2015

Baker University

BAKER UNIVERSITY JAZZ ENSEMBLE
special guests Jeff Harshbarger & Addison Frei

Wichita Jazz Festival @ Miller Concert Hall

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

Wichita Jazz Festival @ Wichita Art Museum

ADDISON FREI TRIO
w/ brian steever and special guest matt otto

Swarthout Recital Hall, Kansas University

KANSAS VIRTUOSI

March 2015

take five coffee

JEFF HARSHBARGER GROUP
w/ matt ott, brian steever, and a surprise guest!

KU Jazz Festival - After Hours Session

JEFF HARSHBARGER GROUP
w/ danny embrey, matt otto & brandon draper

KU Jazz Festival - After Hours Session

JEFF HARSHBARGER GROUP
w/danny embrey, matt otto and brandon draper

February 2015

Folk Alliance Festival @ Westin Crown Center

JEFF HARSHBARGER GROUP

the brick

CURE FOR PAIN - THE MUSIC OF MORPHINE
w/kent burnham & russell thorpe
special guests: anna cole & michael stover

January 2015

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
PETER SCHLAMB QUARTET
w/ryan lee, karl mccomas-reichl & matt villinger

90.1 FM kkfi

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON
featured artists - Winter Jazz Fest 2015

December 2014

Polsky Theater @ Johnson County Community College

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING
w/The Owen/Cox Dance Group and
The People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City

November 2014

Grunauer

ENSEMBLE IBERICA w/ SPECIAL GUEST ZSOLT EDER
w/beau bledsoe, brandon draper, jordan shipley, & rich wheeler

October 2014

Lied Center

KU SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA HALLOWEEN CONCERT
"DEAD ELVIS"

Bethany College

BOB MONTGOMERY QUINTET
@ Bethany Jazz Festival

September 2014

Camp Wood

TWILIGHT PRAIRIE CONCERT
w/eugene friesen, darol anger, emy phelps, kenny white and john harrison

August 2014

Majestic

STAN KESSLER GROUP
w/andrew oulette and brian steever

Blue room

Blue Monday Jam featuring
THE NOUVEAU QUINTET

Come celebrate my father's b-day with his Hot Club styled band.

July 2014

Blue room

JAZZ DISCIPLES
Blue Monday Jam

Ottawa University

BRIAN LEWIS YOUNG ARTIST'S PROGRAM

The Ship

JOHNNY'S JAM WITH SYLVAIN RABBATH

June 2014

May 2014

April 2014

March 2014

american restaurant

SHAY ESTES TRIO

take five coffee bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER GROUP
w/ mike warren, roger wilder & rich wheeler
and special guest jaleel shaw

woodruff auditorium in the kansas union

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL
w/ ku jazz ensemble one and dave douglas

oread hotel

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL AFTER HOURS SESSION
w/ brandon draper, danny embrey and matt otto
& special guest jaleel shaw

oread hotel

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL AFTER HOURS SESSION
w/ brandon draper, danny embrey and matt otto
special guest dave douglas

February 2014

record bar

Sonic Spectrum Series:
A NIGHT OF MILES DAVIS
w/clint ashlock, ryan lee, hermon mahari, tj martley, matt otto, andrew oulette, michael shults, brian steever, & rich wheeler

January 2014

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
STEVE LAMBERT QUARTET
w/ chris clarke, john kizilimarut, & ben leifer

December 2013

polsky theatre

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING
w/ the owen/cox dance group & the people's liberation big band of greater kansas city

polsky theatre

THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING
w/ the owen/cox dance group & the people's liberation big band of greater kansas city

broadway jazz club

MEGAN BIRDSALL

November 2013

toy & miniature museum

INTO THE NIGHT SEA
a performative art piece about night terrors
by James and Laura Isaac

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/ shay estes

truman medical center, lobby

MATT OTTO GROUP

October 2013

californo's

INTO THE NIGHT SEA FUNDRAISER
w/ victoria botero, brad cox, shay estes, james isaac & mike stover

kansas city art institute, epperson auditorium

artsounds presents:
PLBB AND THE FILMS OF VLADISLAV STAREVICH

September 2013

jazzin' it up downtown festival

THE JAZZ DISCIPLES W/ LUQMAN HAMZA
w/ gerald dunn, everett freeman, jason gounot & mike warren

paragraph gallery

black labs presents:
JEFF HARSHBARGER TRIO
w/ matt otto & brian steever

August 2013

Jazzfestival Saalfelden

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY

July 2013

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
5th ANNIVERSARY SHOW!!!

June 2013

St. Joe Jazz Festival

SEQUEL

May 2013

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/special guest alan ferber

westport coffeehouse

MATT OTTO GROUP
w/special guest Alan Ferber

paragraph gallery

Sycamore House Series:
JEFF HARSHBARGER & STERLING HOLMAN
w/ Tatsuya Nakatani and Michel Doneda

April 2013

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/ special guests shay estes & nathan granner

March 2013

record bar

sonic spectrum tribute series:
PINK FLOYD
w/ kent burnham, lori demanche, mark lowrey, chris meck & cody wyoming

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
special guest Dave Scott

the oread

DRAPER, HARSHBARGER, OTTO

February 2013

Graham Tyler Memorial Chapel

INTERNATIONAL CENTER FOR MUSIC CONCERT
w/ilan shul, mulya sajevitchand & sam wisman

January 2013

December 2012

kill devil

SEQUEL
the music of medeski, martin & wood

kill devil

SEQUEL
the music of medeski, martin, wood

November 2012

October 2012

H&R block city center stage theater @ union station

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
"Theme and Variations"

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE BRAD COX NONET
world premiere of music from the OwenCoxDanceGroup

September 2012

intercontinental hotel

PAINT THE TOWN
w/ shay estes

chaz at raphael hotel

JERRY HAHN

August 2012

record bar

sonic spectrum series presents
A TRIBUTE TO FELA KUTI
w/ hearts of darkness and the people's liberation big band of kansas city

90.1 fm kkfi.org

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON
this week's program: highlights from the North Sea Jazz Festival, day 3

mccormick & schmick

SHAY ESTES
w/ roger wilder

90.1 fm kkfi.org

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON
This weeks program: highlights from the North Sea Jazz Festival, day 2

90.1 fm kkfi.org

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON
This weeks program: highlights from the North Sea Jazz Festival, day 1

July 2012

90.1 fm kkfi.org

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON
this weeks program - NEA Jazz Masters

record bar

SONIC SPECTRUM TRIBUTE SERIES: DEALER'S CHOICE
Host Robert Moore picks the bands and the playlists
w/steve tulipana, duane trower, mark lowrey, ryan shank, soft reeds & tiny horse

June 2012

hardeman auditorium @ garvey center

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY plays
LUDWIG: THE PASTORAL
w/ oklahoma community orchestra

May 2012

intercontinental hotel

MEGAN BIRDSALL

mccormick & schmick

SHAY ESTES
w/roger wilder

quasimodo

STAN KESSLER
w/ roger wilder & sam wisman

cashew

PAUL PERES
w/ megan birdsall and roger wilder

kansas city public library plaza branch

PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
performs their original score to Eisenstein's classic film
BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN

April 2012

March 2012

st. patty's celebration on cherry st

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY

February 2012

January 2012

kansas city academy

BRANDON DRAPER GROUP
w/ peter schlamb & rich wheeler

December 2011

union station

Owen/Cox Dance Group and
The People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City
THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING

town pavillion

MATT OTTO GROUP

union station

Owen/Cox Dance Group and
The People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City
THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING

record bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
"The Nutcracker and the Mouse King" CD Release Party

November 2011

northeastern state university

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY

bear creek music festival

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY

October 2011

downright music & art

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY

September 2011

August 2011

intentions

9 + 1

record bar

jeff harshbarger presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
Come see our year-in-review show!

July 2011

university of kansas

KU JAZZ WORKSHOP FACULTY CONCERT

June 2011

May 2011

leedy-volkous gallery

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA
live recording as part of America: Now and Here

maple leaf

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY
w/ special guests steven bernstein, jeff coffin and mark southerland

hi-ho lounge

SKERIK'S SAUCEFEST

April 2011

maple leaf

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY
w/ Johnny Vidacovich

double door

JACOB FRED JAZZ ODYSSEY
w/ THE GREYBOY ALLSTARS

March 2011

leavenworth theater

MATT OTTO GROUP

oread hotel

KU JAZZ FESTIVAL AFTER-HOURS

February 2011

lawrence arts center

BACH ARIA SOLOISTS
A NIGHT OF TANGO
w/ beau bledsoe, gustavo casenave, hector del curto and elizabeth suh lane

all soul's unitarian church

BACH ARIA SOLOISTS
A NIGHT OF TANGO
w/ beau bledsoe, gustavo casenave, hector del curto and elizabeth suh lane

January 2011

December 2010

h&r block city stage thater @ union station

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP w/
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
"THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING"

h&r block city stage thater @ union station

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP w/
THE PEOPLE"S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
"THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING"

November 2010

October 2010

polsky theater @ johnson county community college

CHARLOTTE STREET AWARDS CEREMONY

Come see a great celebration of the music of Brad Cox as we premiere his new nonet!

polsky theater @ johnson county community college

MATT OTTO QUARTET
w/ gerald dunn and michael warren

jewsh community center of greater kansas city

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
presents "The Golem"

September 2010

the folly

JAZZ TALK W/ THE BAD PLUS

Come see me interview this incredible trio before their performance!

August 2010

July 2010

kkfi

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON

playing the best in classic and modern improvised music

featuring an interview with dan gailey

kkfi

JAZZ IN THE AFTERNOON

playing the best in classic and modern improvised music

featuring an interview with steve cardenas

University of Kansas

THE KU JAZZ CAMP FACULTY CONCERT
w/ brian baggett, brandon draper, dave glenn, wayne hawkins, todd strait, and more

record bar

jeff harshbarger presents:
2ND ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION
featuring THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

June 2010

the record bar

jeff harshbarger presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/ special guests jeff davis & annie ellicot

May 2010

Paul Mesner Puppet Studio

THE BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN

a new score for Eisenstein's film composed by pat conway, brad cox, jeff harshbarger and jeffrey ruckman.

Performed to the film by members of THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

April 2010

h&r block city stage @ union station

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
"The Lewis and Carrol Expedition"

murphy hall

ALATURKA clinic
turkish jazz
w/ sait arat, beau bledsoe and rich wheeler

the record bar

jeff harshbarger presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY
w/ special guests shay estes and nathan granner

midwestern music

world premiere
MISS AMERICA
w/ paul andrews, erik voeks, and cody wyoming

the paragraph gallery

"you're such a good sport"
GAME PIECES
by brad cox, jeff harshbarger, peter lawless and john zorn

March 2010

the drum room

MEGAN BIRDSALL

the drum room

MEGAN BIRDSALL

new genre festival

WEE SNUFF'S URBAN NOISE CAMP
w/ annie ellicot, mark southerland and more

February 2010

Spooner Hall

KU JAZZ FACULTY COMBO
w/ brandon draper, dan gailey, wayne hawkins and todd wilkinson

little rock, ar

ALATURKA
turkish jazz
w/ sait arat, beau bledsoe and rich wheeler

jackson, MS

ALATURKA
turkish jazz
w/sait arat, beau bledsoe, & rich wheeler

January 2010

Seaside Town Center

MARTIN LOYATO & JEFF HARSHBARGER

December 2009

City Stage at Union Station

THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA
and
THE OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
present the world premiere of
THE NUTCRACKER AND THE MOUSE KING

the record bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
an alternative jazz series
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

November 2009

the record bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
an alternative jazz series
THE GERALD SPAITS QUARTET
w/charles perkins, jack lightfoot, and arnie young

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA
w/ special guest KEN ALDCROFT

La Esquina

WEE SNUFF
Instillation Operetta Part 2
"Moon Bears and Sister Wives: Banquet Boat"
special guests Brian Haas and Annie Elicott

October 2009

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
STAN KESSLER"S UNCERTAINTY PRINCIPLE
w/brandon draper & roger wilder

Topeka Jazz Workshop

INGRID JENSEN
w/ roger wilder and jon wikan

Junction City Opera House

CONNAITRE MILLER

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA
performing
Terry Riley's IN C

September 2009

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents: an Alternative Jazz Series
THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

August 2009

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents: an Alternative Jazz Series
THE GOOMBAHLES
w/ todd wilkenson, matt hopper, ben leifer, matt leifer, tj martley

All-Souls Chapel

ROD FLEEMAN

Record Bar

SEQUEL
a tribute to Medeski, Martin, and Wood
w/ brian baggett, ken lovern and luke stone

Kemper Museum

STEWART ASHLEY
w/ josh adams

Nelson-Atkins Museum

WEE SNUFF URBAN NOISE CAMP
TEDxKC - an independent TED event
w/ majorca carter, john gerzema and adam johnson

July 2009

Baldwin University

STANLEY CHEPAITIS
w/ roger wilder

record bar

THE ROSE
musical selections from the upcoming theatrical performance
w/ cody wyoming chris meck ken lovern and mike myers

Kansas City Kansas Public Library

RICH WHEELER QUARTET

record bar

jeff harshbarger presents:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

It's the ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY of the series!!!
Come celebrate with us!

June 2009

18th St. Fashion Show

18TH ST. FASHION SHOW
w/ Mark Southerland, The Monitor and more

Jerry's Bait Shop

STONE IN LOVE
a tribute to Journey

Kansas City Swing Club

TANGO LORCA
w/ beau bledsoe, christine brebes and brad cox

May 2009

City Tavern

THE OYSTER ROYSTER
a benifit for KCPT
featuring SNUFF JAZZ

The Pistol

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND
presents
BATTLESHIP POTEMKIN

April 2009

The Pistol

Staged Readings Presents:
THIS IS NOT SPINAL TAP

The Pistol

Staged Readings Presents:
THIS IS NOT SPINAL TAP

The Pistol

Staged Readings Presents:
THIS IS NOT SPINAL TAP

The Record Bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
An Alternative Jazz Series
THE PEOPLE"S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

March 2009

Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents: An Alternative Jazz Series
THE RICH WHEELER QUARTET
w/ jake blanton & danny rojas

The Bristol

SHAY ESTES
w/ roger wilder and zack albetta

All Soul's Unitarian Church

ORIENT EXPRESS
turkish and french music
w/ Beau Bledsoe, Nathan Granner, Rich Wheeler, Mike Del Ferro, Sergio Reyes, and more

February 2009

Grigg Gallery, St. Louis Art Museum

TANGO LORCA
w/ special guest Sergio Reyes

The Record Bar

Jeff Harshbarger Presents:
THE PEOPLES' LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

January 2009

December 2008

All Soul's Chapel

The Nutcracker
arranged & performed by
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

the record bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

H&R Block Stage @ Union Station

OWEN/COX DANCE GROUP
The Christmas Story—a medieval mystery play

A music and dance adaptation of the Shearmen and Taylors’ Pageant, a medieval mystery play from the Coventry Cycle

The Bristol

SHAY ESTES QUARTET
w/ jake blanton & zach albetta

November 2008

First Ward House

LINNY'S HOUSE BAND

Starker's Reserve

JEFF HARSHBARGER & JAKE BLANTON

Come join us for a rare and intimate night of music overlooking the plaza lighting ceremony

McCoy's

CREAM V
w/ brodie rush & billy brimblecom

Jardine's

JEROME & THE TOWNSPEOPLE

the record bar

PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

Jardine's

THE STEEL QUARTET
w/ mark lowrey, dj clem and zack albetta

October 2008

the record bar

PINK FLOYD'S THE WALL




The Bristol

SHAY ESTES
w/ matt hopper & zack albetta

Jardine's

SHAY ESTES
w/ mark lowrey & zack albetta

Jardine's

THE STEEL QUARTET
w/ Mark Lowrey, Michael Stover, & Sam Wisman

The Record Bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF THE GREATER KANSAS CITY AREA

September 2008

The Record Bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
TODD SICKAFOOSE
w/Allison Miller, Mike Dillon & Mark Southerland
SNUFF JAZZ
w/Mark Southerland & Josh Adams

The Blue Room

JEFF HARSHBARGER TRIO hosts
The Blue Monday Jam
w/Rich Wheeler, Roger Wilder, & Zack Albetta

All Souls' Unitarian Chapel

TEN STRING TRIO
w/Danny Embrey & Zack Albetta

August 2008

Voodoo Lounge

KHRUSTY BROS.

Voodoo Lounge

SNUFF JAZZ
w/Mark Southerland and Kent Burnham

Benton's

STEPHANIE LAWS
w/Wayne Hawkins & Sam Wisman

Benton's

STEPHANIE LAWS

July 2008

Zona Rosa

CHARLIE GATSCHET GROUP
w/Dan DeLuca, Jack Lightfoot, & Doug Hitchcock

Capitol Grill

CHARLIE GATSCHET TRIO
w/Doug Hitchcock - drums

The Record Bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
an alternative jazz series
ALPHABET
Jeff Harshbarger, Brian Baggett, and Josh Adams

The Record Bar

JEFF HARSHBARGER PRESENTS:
an alternative jazz series
THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND

The Record Bar

LED ZEPPELIN V
Three hours of Zep!
w/ John Huff, Brodie Rush & Billy Brimblecom

June 2008

18th & Wyandotte

18TH STREET FASHION SHOW

Topeka Jazz Fest

STAN KESSLER'S UNCERTAINTY PRINCIPLE
w/ Stan Kessler, Roger Wilder, and Brandon Draper

La Esquina

URBAN CULTURE PROJECT presents
PINK FLOYD'S THE WALL

May 2008

La Esquina

URBAN CULTURE PROJECT presents
PINK FLOYD'S THE WALL

La Esquina

URBAN CULTURE PROJECT presents
PINK FLOYD'S THE WALL

The Brick

WEE SNUFF
w/ Mark Southerland, Josh Adams, and Ashley Miller
and the Mount Righteous Marching Band

The Tap Room

SNUFF JAZZ
Final Performance of the Summer!
With Special Guest Kent Burnham

Bar Natasha

TANGO LORCA gives a rare Kansas City performance! With Beau Bledsoe, Mark Lowery and Christine Brebes.

The Bristol

DJ SWEENEY
w/ Danny Embrey and Zack Albetta

The Blue Room

ANGELA HAGENBACH

April 2008

The Drum Room

CHRIS BURNETT QUARTET
w/ Roger Wilder and Brandon Draper

JP Wine Bar

TEN STRING TRIO
all original jazz
w/ Danny Embrey and Zach Albetta

The Pistol

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

Jardine's

STAN KESSLER'S TELEVISION

The Record Bar

THE PEOPLE'S LIBERATION BIG BAND OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

The Tap Room

ALPHABET - featuring JOSH ADAMS and BRIAN BAGGETT

JP Wine Bar

MARK LOWREY TRIO

The Bristol

DJ SWEENEY
w/ Danny Embrey and Zack Albetta

The Tap Room

SNUFF JAZZ continues its weekly residency tonight!

March 2008

Jardine's

WEE SNUFF

Bringing the crazy to the plaza. Snuff returns for a rare Kansas City appearance!