Today’s program is a production of the Crown Crafted Music Series and presents the music of the Marcus Lewis Quartet and Kemet Coleman.
Marcus Lewis leads not only this jazz quartet but also an 18-piece big band. His latest project, “Brass and Boujee”, debuted on the iTunes Jazz Charts at #2 and the Billboard contemporary jazz charts at #15. Marcus has a passion for education and is the Founder and Artistic Director of Future Jazz, a nonprofit dedicated to jazz education. He is also the Adjunct Jazz Trombone Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance. Additional information about Marcus Lewis may be found at https://www.marcuslewis.net/.
Kemert Coleman is a one of a kind musical artist, urbanist and community builder in Kansas City. Kemert’s music is a collection of Hip Hop, Jazz and Soul. Additional information about Kemert and his music may be found at https://www.kemetcoleman.com/.