Jessica Paige, Talks 8/25 @ Kemper

Singer and songwriter Jessica Paige is a KC music gem that the nation is discovering. She made her national debut on American Idol’s Hollywood competition.Jessica developed those national connections to put together her first album “Sweet Nothings” with an amazing set of talented Nashville-based artists and producers. Locally she has appeared at the Uptown Theatre

Avant-garde singer, songwriter, and musician Calvin Arsenia mixes powerful experimental musings with hearty melodies. Self accompanied on the guitar, piano and now primarily the harp, Arsenia blends this emergent sound with contemporary musicians and singers. Since his debut as a performer in early 2010, he has written, arranged, and produced several EPs collaborating with many

KC musician, songwriter, scriptwriter, composer and producer Christian Hankel tells his story @ GUILDit. Be inspired and learn from his successes and challenges. There are more talks like this @ GUILDit, every 1st & 3rd Thursday, noon-1pm at the Kauffman Foundation. Each talk is followed by 20 minutes of brainstorming to make art businesses even