Brian Scarborough

Kansas City Based Trombonist, Composer, Arranger, and Educator

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Jazz and Worship Presentation at the American Guild of Organists National Convention

Jazz and Worship: Pastor and Musicians Create Together

An example of team effort: Musician Brian Scarborough and Pastor Tyler Kauffman relate ideas and experience of their “Underground Community,” a weekly evening worship jazz service (trombone, guitar, bass, drums and guest musicians) developed for Lenexa United Methodist Church.  Brian and Pastor Tyler work together, discussing each week’s topics, quotations, and photographs to unify the service.  Brian also writes music for the service drawing on influences of jazz, folk, world music, and improvisation to balance a high level of music with intriguing topics and conversation in the service. 

Presentation at 9 AM - Gillham Room, Crown Center Sheraton

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to Oct 22

"In The Rompus Room" featuring the People's Liberation Big Band of Greater Kansas City

  • Polsky Theatre, Johnson County Community College (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Don't miss Owen/Cox Dance Group and The People’s Liberation Big Band as they present two world premiere dance works to music by Brad Cox, P. Alonzo Conway, and Matt Otto. The program will also feature Louis Andriessen’s tour de force “Workers Union”.


Saturday, October 21 - 8 PM

Sunday, October 22 - 2 PM

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