18th & Vine Student Jazz Festival Day 1

Wednesday, April 17, 2019





 Lincoln College Prep Combo

 Jason Bata


 Raytown South Middle School

 Marissa Romero


 Harrisonville Middle School

 Arielle Orme


 Lincoln College Prep Academy 

 Jason Bata


 Raytown South High School

 Erin Bonifield


 Harrisonville Combo

 Ben Johnson


 Lee’s Summit West High School   

 Shawn Harrell


 Harrisonvile High School

 Ben Johnson


 Rockhurst High School

 Brandon Hord


 Mid-Buchanan High School

 Paul Weissenborn


 Chillicothe High School

 Sarah Cavanah





 Highland High School

 Ryan Christian 


 North Harrison High School

 Daniel DeClue

*Festival schedule subject to change

Festival Adjudicators and Clinicians

Christopher Burnett

Educator, Leavenworth, Kansas. Composer/Arranger, Conn-Selmer Artist and Clinician, Saxophone

Larry Green

Educator and clinician for WhipLash Consultants, Columbia, Missouri. Trumpet

Bill McKemy

Educator, Washburn University. Composer, Historian, Bass

Gregory Carroll

President, CEO, and Founder of Midnight Blue. Educator, Percussionist, Piano.



MCC - Penn Valley

Dr. Tyjaun Lee, President

Christine Howell, Interim Dean of Instruction

Eric Thimpson, Interim Dean of Student Development

Ashley Meyer, Interim Division Chair, Humanities

Clarence Smith, Coordinator of Music and Jazz Festival Director

Dr. Kimberly Beatty, Chancellor of MCC



Meyer Music

Tom Alexios, Duke Ellington Legacy


Special Thanks To

Janet Smith - Jazz Festival Manager 

Dean Cox - Jazz Festival Emcee

Jazz Festival Volunteers

Consentino's Downtown Market

Einstein Bros. Bagels, Crown Center

McAlister's Deli, Lee's Summit

Neighborhood Cafe, Lee's Summit

Jason's Deli

Messenger Coffee Co.






American Jazz Museum


Gem Theater
1615 E 18th St
Kansas City, MO 64108
United States