One tickets for Six Days of BASS at Six amazing venues! $25 includes Francois Rabbath and the Mark Dresser concerts!
All concerts not marked will be Shawnee Mission North High School Auditorium 7401 Johnson Drive, Overland Park, Ks 66202. Please call (816) 305-7559 with any questions not answered by website kcbassworkshop.com or websites listed beolow regarding the festival or Workshop.
Tuesday June 13th arrival party 6:00 The Green Lady Lounge. This is the spot where many people coming to the workshop come to say hello before the week starts. You don't need a bassfest fix to enter this concert but, please tell them you are part of the bassfest. The lounge is one of KCs finest jazz listening clubs. greenladylounge.com 1809 Grand Blvd. Kansas City, MO 64108.
4: Tracy Rowell, Jessica Valls Classical concert on a high level.
7-Eric Thorin Bluegrass and other styles of folk music,
Thursday 15th 4: Lloyd Goldstein and Andrew Ryan- an hour of folk solo bass!
7-The Ship. Three amazing jazz bassists concert. Ben Liefer, Hans Sturm, Gerald Spaits
This night is a celebration of Geralds new album named Solo Bass.
The legendary Ship (as featured in the movie Kansas City by Robert altman...with Ron Carter and Christian McBride) is always full of great Jazz music in the historic West Bottoms (where the artists live). theshipkc.com 1217 Union Ave, Kansas City, Mo 64101
9 til Late nite: thursday nite at the ship is a regular hotbed of great kcmusic. See what KCbass family member Micha Herman has scheduled for you.
Friday June 16th
The Record Bar *New Location* 1520 Grand Blvd, Kansas City, Mo 64108
Jeff Harshbarger presents
7 Johnny Hamil presents Video Game solo Bass music with Sylvain Rabbath. Come hear a preview of the first tracks of an album for all those that love the music of video games.
7:15 Jeff Harshbarger (KC) and Brian Roessler (St. Paul) This duet is amazing to see and hear under the great PA of the Record Bar. Jeff has run the highly attended and long running series for improvised music at the record bar. This set will highlight the creators love and abilities to make music from so many sources.
745-9 Mark Dresser Mark Dresser (San Diego) One of the most unique voices to emerge on the double bass in the past 20 years. Come see some of the most unique improvisations and sounds the double bass has to offer.
Late nite: 9:15 My Brothers and My Sisters. People are encouraged to stay and hear one of KC great original music scene's artists. This band is stunning to hear and watch and the bass player grooves the whole night. Great vocals and great songs.
Sat June 17th
7 Francois Rabbath and Sylvain Rabbath (Paris) Rated as one of the top concerts by the KCStar in the past two years. Rabbath returns to one of the most amazing sounding acoustic rooms in the city right downtown KCMO. Don't miss this concert as it may be the best place to hear him in all of his concerts in KC. At 86 years young his stamina and performance abilities are just an inspiration to behold. Grace and Holy trinity Church.
Sun June 18th
Final Blow out Bass orchestra Concert Featuring Francois Rabbath, Mark Dresser performing with 70 piece Bass orchestra! The Artists perform with the students in a massively fun and only once a year concert of total devastation! Features all styles of music, Classical, Jazz, Rock, Original music, Weird and Wacky, and everything in between.
Different locations every night! (The Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral) (View)
415 W 13th st
kansas City , MO 64105
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|