CONSERVATORY

Jazz Faculty Dan Thomas Gives Presentation in San Diego

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Jazz faculty Dan Thomas gave a lecture and performance of his original compositions to a group of US attorneys in San Diego, CA, April 2016.  

The presentation "America¹s musical evolution from Race Records to Rhythm and Blues (R&B)" addressed musical intricacies, marketing practices, cross cultural collaborations, social and political issues, business practices and global events.  

Michael Warren (Conservatory Adjunct Instructor, Jazz Drums), Everett Freeman (Piano), DeAndre Manning (Bass), Brian Ruskin (guitar) traveled with Thomas.

Congrats!

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu