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Bobby Watson's Gates BBQ Suite Gets Wall Street Journal Stamp of Approval

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Well-known and beloved Conservatory Jazz professor Bobby Watson gets a rave review for his new recording and his performance at New York City's Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola (Broadway at 60th St.) from Wall Street Journal writer Will Friedwald. Read his column here. Watson's new recording Gates BBQ Suite features the UMKC Conservatory Concert Jazz Band. Watson and the UMKC Conservatory Concert Jazz Band travel to Japan late October/early November to participate and headline Japan's 25th National Cultural Festival in Kurashiki, Okayama prefecture.

For more information, please contact:

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