12 Annual Jazz & BBQ Honors Sammy Nestico


The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to announce that the 12th Annual Jazz & BBQ, a benefit for the Jazz Studies program, student scholarships, and support, presented by Jazz Friends, the UMKC Conservatory, and the Kansas City Jazz Ambassadors is Sunday, October 13, 2013.

This year's theme is "Honoring the Legends of Jazz."  The event will honor the life and musical legacy of Sammy Nestico.  The evening features UMKC's award-winning Jazz Studies program, under the excellent direction of Bobby Watson and Dan Thomas

The evening kicks off in the UMKC Student Union, 5100 Cherry St., KCMO, with a 6 p.m. buffet, with pre-concert music by the Conservatory jazz students, and a silent auction.  The concert is at 7:30 p.m.

There is a 5:00 VIP reception on the rooftop deck of the Student Union.  For more information on sponsorship levels, or to make a reservation, please click here or call 816-235-1557.

Better make your reservations now!

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949