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ARC-2994 “KC Area Youth Jazz – 2019 Fellows” (12″ Vinyl LP) recording released on Kansas City’s Artists Recording Collective (ARC) record label. Featuring six (6) commissioned original compositions by Dr. Arthur White (Director of Jazz Studies at Cal Poly) performed and recorded by the 2019 KC Area Youth Jazz Fellows. Limited Collectors’ Edition of only 50 LPs total are available. Recorded by Bill and Will Crain. Mixed and Mastered by Bill Crain at BRC Audio Productions in Kansas City.
Thanks everyone! The 2019 Kansas City Area Youth Jazz Fellows recording turned out great. The LP version is being manufactured now for delivery in August 2020. The Digital version is available now at Bandcamp. You can listen via hi-res streaming and download the entire album as well. Read the liner notes for the back story, personnel credits, and production details about this very cool project. The 2020 season has begun and we are very excited about the potential of this cohort also. Check out what some of the best jazz artists of our youngest generation are doing. All the best, Cb
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KC AREA YOUTH JAZZ IS A SPRING AND SUMMER ONLY PROGRAM
YOUTH JAZZ is a private applied music education and performance firm specializing in teaching the art of jazz ensemble performance and the craft of jazz improvisation to a select group of KC area youth artists.
YOUTH JAZZ is comprised of student musicians who are among the top jazz artists of their generation. Members are determined by a rigorous audition process before the start of each annual performance season.
YOUTH JAZZrepertoire consists of creatively arranged versions of existing jazz masterworks and commissioned original compositions that are performed and recorded.
YOUTH JAZZ meets during the months of April, May, June, and July each season.
YOUTH JAZZ performs concerts and records an album during July.