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July 2015
FREE - $15

JULY COMMEMORATES THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE

July 1 - July 31
Blue Room,
1600 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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ABOUT THE DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July or July Fourth, is a federal holiday in the United States commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence from Great Britain. Independence Day is commonly associated with fireworks, parades, barbecues, carnivals, fairs, picnics, concerts, baseball games, family reunions, and political speeches and ceremonies, in addition to various other public and private events celebrating the history, government, and traditions of…

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December 2015
$35 - $55

2015 / 2016 JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM SEASON – DIGITAL BROCHURE

December 1, 2015 - May 31, 2016
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 1. DECEMBER 12, 2015 – CHRISTMAS SEASON CONCERT: JULIAN VAUGHN 6’7” lead bass player from Kansas City, Julian Vaughn laid down a strong statement with his self-released debut entitled “The Purpose Project” in 2010, one that garnered the attention of radio and in turn the attention of record companies clamoring to sink their claws into his dynamic…

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$35 - $55

JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: JULIAN VAUGHN

December 12 @ 8:00 pm
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 1. DECEMBER 12, 2015 – CHRISTMAS SEASON CONCERT: JULIAN VAUGHN 6’7” lead bass player from Kansas City, Julian Vaughn laid down a strong statement with his self-released debut entitled “The Purpose Project” in 2010, one that garnered the attention of radio and in turn the attention of record companies clamoring to sink their claws into his dynamic…

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February 2016
$35 - $55

JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: KIM WATERS

February 13, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 2. FEBRUARY 13, 2016 – VALENTINE’S CONCERT: KIM WATERS With his aptly-titled SILVER SOUL 2014 CD release, saxophone superstar Kim Waters celebrates his 25th year as a recording artist. SILVER SOUL is Kim’s 20 solo album and follows 16 Top 10 and 14 #1 singles, 4 #1 CDs and many millions of album unit sales. “The man…

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March 2016
$35 - $55

JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: PATTI AUSTIN

March 26, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 3. MARCH 26, 2016 – WOMEN IN JAZZ MONTH CONCERT: PATTI AUSTIN Grammy winner Patti Austin crosses all musical genres, has made 17 solo albums, and has performed her award-nominated hit songs on the GRAMMYS® and the Oscars. As a performer, songwriter and vocalist she has had a star-studded career that began at the age of four,…

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April 2016
$35 - $55

JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: THE BAD PLUS JOSHUA REDMAN

April 16, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 4. APRIL 16, 2016 – JAZZ APPRECIATION MONTH CONCERT: THE BAD PLUS JOSHUA REDMAN PLAYERS:Reid Anderson (bass), Ethan Iverson (piano), David King (drums), Joshua Redman (tenor saxophone) “The Bad Plus (plus one) roared as if a quartet were always lying just beneath its surface.” —Los Angeles Times In 2011, The Bad Plus invited saxophonist Joshua Redman to…

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May 2016
$35 - $55

JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: IDA McBETH (DOUBLE BILL)

May 14, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
Gem Theater,
1615 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108 United States
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 5. MAY 21, 2016 – LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD CONCERT: IDA McBETH and THE McFADDEN BROTHERS Ida’s musical style is so unique that it is hard to classify. Over the years, her repertoire has included pop-style ballads, jazz and blues, show tunes, funk, R&B, gospel and well known standards. Critics have described her as “a jazz singer,” “a…

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JAMMIN’ AT THE GEM: THE McFADDEN BROTHERS (DOUBLE BILL)

May 14, 2016 @ 8:00 pm
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Tickets are on sale NOW at the AJM Box Office in person, by telephone at 816.474.6262 or at any Ticketmaster outlet (including ticketmaster.com). 5. MAY 21, 2016 – LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD CONCERT: THE McFADDEN BROTHERS and IDA McBETH They have been entertaining since they were in elementary school, learning tap licks, and intricate rhythms from their father, Kansas City hoofer and all around entertainer Smilin’ Jimmy McFadden. Their Dad, danced with the likes of “The Count Basie Orchestra,” “Blanche Calloway’s…

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*Please note this calendar contains events from multiple organizations, including the American Jazz Museum.