MCC-Penn Valley Music Department
3201 Southwest Trafficway,
Kansas City, Mo., 64111-22764
Science/Technology, room 002-A
The 18th and Vine Jazz Festival is a partnership between Metropolitan Community College-Penn Valley and the American Jazz Museum. The three-day festival is a non-competitive event that provides middle school, high school and college students with an outstanding musical experience as well as an opportunity to gain deeper appreciation for Kansas City's rich jazz heritage.
Student participants will benefit from clinics with outstanding musicians and have the option of attending evening performances that will entertain and inspire.
Students will also have the opportunity to tour the American Jazz Museum, where they will be able to take advantage of the museum's artifacts, videos, recordings, etc.