DocFest - featuring Melissa Manchester, Kendrick Scott and Mike Moreno
Master of Ceremonies: Donna Franklin, KTSU-FM
Sunday, December 18, 2022, 4:00 PM
Denney Theatre, Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, 790 Austin St.
Lobby doors open at 3:00 PM - Meet and greet with Dr. Robert and Helen Morgan - Music by Kinder HSPVA jazz combo - Silent auction - Food available for purchase
Additional info (parking, food details, lodging, etc.): docfestjazz.org, link at right
Singer, Songwriter, Composer, Actress, Grammy Award Winner, Academy Award-nominated star. Ms. Manchester was featured in the national tours of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Music of the Night" and "Song and Dance," and created the role of Maddy in the NBC hit series, "Blossom." In 2017, she released her 21st album, "The Fellas," a tribute to iconic male pop singers. Her latest album, "RE:VIEW," features previously unreleased songs as well as fresh takes on previous hits.
MIKE MORENO (HSPVA 1997)
Guitarist, Composer, Educator. Mike has contributed to two major soundtracks for film and Netflix, and his 14-week "Standards from Film" Zoom course has been extraordinarily successful. He is a faculty member at the Manhattan School of Music and at Temple University in Philadelphia.
KENDRICK SCOTT (HSPVA 1998)
Drummer, Composer, Educator, Grammy Award Winner. Kendrick has released six albums as a bandleader, including four with his band, "Oracle." He is one of Mike's faculty colleagues at the Manhattan School of Music.
Plan to attend the post-concert celebratory jam session (with complimentary cake!):
The Cambria (host hotel), 1314 Texas Ave. (concludes 11:00 PM)
Musicians: Bring instruments! (backline provided)
THANK YOU to DocFest 22 sponsors:
Concert Sponsor: Matt Mullenweg (HSPVA 2002)
Event Sponsor: Anne Shallenberger
Musicians Sponsor: Angie Beck & Family
DocFest is an annual benefit concert to honor the career of Robert "Doc" Morgan, HSPVA Director of Jazz Studies,1976-99. Beneficiaries include three university Morgan Jazz Scholarships, all reserved for HSPVA alumni.
Denney Theatre / Kinder HSPVA (View)
790 Austin Street
Houston, TX 77002
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|