Bobby Watson, Tivon Pennicott
and Ronald McFadden
SAT, AUGUST 25 8 PM | GEM THEATER
A CITY-WIDE CELEBRATION OF KANSAS CITY JAZZ
August 16–25, 2018
THERE’s MORE TO THE MUSIC
In addition to catching some of the biggest names in Kansas City Jazz, attend one or multiple jazz related public programs, social events, and tours this summer. No matter how you like to get into the swing, there is something for every jazz lover at this year’s Charlie Parker Celebration.
Catered Brunch + Dinner
Album Release Party
Artists Meet & Greet
Walk + Bus Tour
The 2018 Charlie Parker Celebration Artists-in-Residence are internationally-renowned jazz musicians who perform with Kansas City musicians through the duration of the festival, in addition to leading panels, social events, and educational clinics. This year’s Artists-in-Residence are Kansas City native Lonnie McFadden and 3-Time Grammy Award Winner Tivon Pennicott.