Ben Kono Group

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Ticket Information

$10 adults, $5 students

7:30 PM
Presented By
Pro Musica
Event Type
Event Contact
Bonnie Yetter
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The Group features long-time musical collaborators Henry Hey on piano and Fender Rhodes, Pete McCann on guitars, Ross Pederson on drums, Matt Clohesy on bass, and . In 2013 Kono was awarded the Chamber Music America New Jazz Works Commissioning and Ensemble Development Grant funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation to write and premier a suite for the Group entitled DON’T BLINK.

The appearance of the Ben Kono Group in Joplin is sponsored, in part, by Annette Thurston and Charles Keeter.

While in Joplin the Ben Kono Group will present a clinic for jazz students at MSSU and area high schools at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, 4/29/17.  The public is invited to attend the clinic.

Tickets:  $10 adults, $5 students.  Tickets can be purchased online (click on the Tickets section of this website) or from the Pro Musica office, 9:00-1:00 (call first 625-1822).

Corli Auditorium, Southern Missouri State University
Joplin, MO