Free swing and jazz concert July 11

R. Jean KennedyYour toes will be tapping as guitarist and singer R. Jean Kennedy sweeps the decades away during a free swing and jazz concert July 11 at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor. Kennedy will perform popular tunes from the 1930s and ’40s at the event.

Kennedy, who began performing at age 5, is on the music faculty at McPherson College and has a guitar studio where she gives private lessons. She takes her one-woman show to locations across the Midwest.

The July 11 concert will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Arkansas City Presbyterian Manor, 1711 N. Fourth. Reservations are not necessary. For more information, contact Marketing Director Tara Clawson at 620-506-0375 or send us an email.

“Jean performs memorable songs from Gershwin, Cole Porter, and Rogers and Hammerstein that all generations will enjoy,” Clawson said.