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Bird’s Blindfold Test: A Jazz Listening Party

August 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

What:     Bird’s Blindfold Test: A Jazz Listening Party
When:    August 20, 2018  | Bird’s Blindfold “Test:” 6:30 pm  – 8:00 pm  |  Jazz Showcase: 8:00-10:00 pm
Where:   Westport Coffee House |  4010 Pennsylvania, Kansas City, MO
Tickets/Info:  $10 – Includes admission + a special Bird’s Blindfold Sandwich!  |  Click on REGISTER to reserve your spot TODAY!
In collaboration with The Kansas City Jazz Orchestra, MOCAN Record Collectors, Westport Coffee House and Midnight Blue Jazz, LLC, this year’s celebration will include this EXCITING NEW “edutainment” program entitled Bird’s Blindfold Test: A Jazz Listening Party. 
 
EVENING HIGHLIGHTS:

An engaging host-driven discussion & listening “test”
Great stories from the hosts linked to selected seminal Charlie Parker recordings.
Your opportunity to “stump the hosts” and share stories about YOUR favorite Charlie Parker recordings 
CD Release Party and Concert Featuring the Midnight Blue Jazz Quartet and Friends
A Very Special Bird’s Blindfold Sandwich! (included in your admission ticket)

     To RSVP and learn more about the Charlie Parker Celebration, visit http://www.charlieparkercelebration.com. Due to limited seating, patrons are encouraged to RSVP by August 8th.  RSVP by clicking “TICKETS”
 
BIRD’S BLINDFOLD TEST HOSTS

Clint Ashlock – Director, Kansas City Jazz Orchestra
Elmer Jackson – Founder, MOKAN Record Collectors

MIDNIGHT BLUE JAZZ QUARTET

Greg Carroll, Vibes
Michael Pagan, Piano
Jeff Utter, Bass
Marty Morrison, Drums

Seating at the Westport Coffee House is limited so early reservations are highly encouraged! Click on TICKETS to reserve your spot TODAY!
Join us for this fantastic NEW event on August 20th!
Thank you for taking the time to fill out your registration.  This demographic data is very valuable to us as a nonprofit organization for grants and funding. 

Venue

Westport Coffee House
4010 Pennsylvania Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64111 US

Organizer

Charlie Parker Celebration
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