Clint Ashlock is a musician, composer, and bandleader. He is the artistic director of the Kansas City Jazz Orchestra (KCJO) and a freelancer, who has performed with such luminaries as Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Natalie Cole, Hermon Mehari, Mark Lowrey, Jessica Paige, David Basse and Bobby Watson. KCJO consistently sells out shows at the Kauffman Center, plus delivers a creative and engaging product for all people. In addition, he has revenue streams from CD sales, arrangements, educator, and stunning photography for and of the music industry. Clint is looking for brainstorming on a Grammy nomination and winning a major grant.
Kelly Werts has made a living performing acoustic music regionally for over thirty years. his venues as a guitarist and singer have ranged from the Walnut Valley Festival in Winfield, KS to Howard’s Cafe in the Kansas City Crossroads. To balance his performing life, he records established as well as up-and-coming musicians in his home recording studio, with the production of 4-5 albums per year for the past 15+ years. Kelly is looking for brainstorming on developing his online presence and music sales models beyond CDs.
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– Free event, with optional $5 donation
Join GUILDit from 12-1pm, on the 4th Thursday at the Kemper Museum.
4420 Warwick Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111
(The Kemper is just West of the Nelson-Atkins Museum and The Kansas City Art Institute)
(Parking is in back and on the north end of the block)