Get prepared for a cool Yule whenever KPR presents a huge Band xmas, our holiday show served up by the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra and special visitor vocalists Kathleen Holeman and Ron Gutierrez.
Our seventh annual special event of holiday tunes is Saturday, Dec. 12, 8 p.m., at Liberty Hall in downtown Lawrence. Doors available at 7 p.m.
You can buy set aside seating on the ground, either as a dining table of 10 ($300), a dining table of 4 ($120), or specific set aside seating ($30). Seating within the balcony is general admission and run $20 a ticket. The party flooring would be open to balcony and surface seating. A site charge might added to your order. Tickets are available within Liberty Hall box office or ticketmaster.com. Tickets may also be offered the evening regarding the concert. The Liberty Hall ticket office is cash only.
Ron Gutierrez joins the enjoyment once again in 2010. His wealthy, soulful vocals and vast repertoire have actually led to activities alongside these types of artists as Michael McDonald, Wynonna Judd, Rita Moreno and B.B. King, as soloist aided by the nationwide Symphony Orchestra and during nationwide television appearances on such shows as “Showtime in the Apollo” and on many PBS shows.
Kathleen Holeman happens to be performing for more than 20 years as a solo act, sideman and leader of jazz sets of all sizes. She’s led the Ray Alburn Big Band since Summer 2007. She’s been a personal songs instructor for two decades as well as on the professors at Missouri west State University since 2008.
Created in 2003, the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra brings many of the area's biggest jazz artists together to do big musical organization jazz in a concert environment. The KCJO is beneath the direction of Clint Ashlock, Kansas City native and trumpeter.
KPR in addition attracts you to definitely share the break spirit by bringing non-perishable foods to the show and KPR will donate all of them to simply Food. They encourage healthy food choices donations like whole wheat grains, reduced sodium veggies, grains and canned fresh fruit in their own sugars.
Just Food is a meals bank in Douglas County, Kan., supplying a lot more than 40 companion companies with meals donated from food drives, and usage of frozen beef, fresh produce and breads. Simply Food in addition provides direct solution to consumers: it works a food pantry, administers two federal meals products programs, holds a monthly cellular meals kitchen and participates in cooking and diet classes for low-income residents.