May 27, 20175:15 pm - 6:15 pm
Gem Theater Stage
Queen’s wide repertoire of jazz and blues standards and innovative and often unknown songs are drawn from her first-hand experiences working with the legends of jazz and blues. Queen’s style, “a natural and understated approach to the material make for a solid crowd pleaser” according to Variety magazine. Queen has performed with B.B. King, The Platters, and the late jazz pianist Earl Garner. She is officially recognized as Kansas City’s Ambassador of Jazz and each year travels internationally promoting jazz and blues music on behalf of the United States and jazz organizations.