CONSERVATORY

UMKC Conservatory Jazz Bands to Perform at 2012 Jazz Education Network Conference, Louisvlle, KY

About the Conservatory

The Conservatory Concert Jazz Band, directed by Bobby Watson, and the 11 O'Clock Jazz Band, directed by Dan Thomas have been accepted to perform at the 2012 Jazz Education Network Conference in Louisville, KY, Jan 4-7, 2012.

The following Conservatory students participate:

Saxophones: Brett Jackson, Daniel Robinson, Blake Deibel, Stephen Martin, Brooke Kafka, Matt Purcell, Nick Andrews, Erik Blume, Matt Baldwin, Aryana Nemati-Baghestani; Trumpets: Ryan Thielman, John Merlitz, Grant Smiley, Joshua Williams, John Merlitz, Nate Nall, Teddy Kruelwich, Kate Umble; Trombones: Ryan Heinlein, Hayden Smith, Seth Elder, Laura Brekke, Michael Murphy, Kyle Hall, Emmett Starkey, Jacob Wilson, Chris Waage; Rhythm Section: Andrew Oullette, Dominique Sanders, Brian Steever, Pete Lombardo, Eddie Moore (P), Andrew Stinson (B), Ben Shellhaus (D), Ryan Lee (Aux), Sam Price (G)

Congratulations!

Our performance is made possible in part through the generosity of Conservatory's Alumni Board, Marvin Gruenbaum, President, and of the Conservatory's Jazz Friends, Jon McGraw, President.

 
For more information, please contact:

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