As part of the May 14 concert by the Lee’s Summit Symphony at the Bernard C. Campbell Performing Arts Center in Lee’s Summit, MO, the Metheny Music Foundation’s annual summer music studies scholarships were awarded by the Symphony’s music director, Russell E. Berlin and Foundation board member and chairman, Mike Metheny. Mr. Berlin is also […]
The Metheny Music Foundation (MMF) has produced several videos to promote and sustain a wider awareness of the MMF. They are currently playing on YouTube.
On Friday, May 7, 2010, following his performance at Kansas City’s Uptown Theater, Grammy award-winning guitarist and Kansas City native Pat Metheny was joined backstage by his brother and trumpeter Mike to award the Metheny Music Foundation’s annual music camp and summer studies scholarships. The Metheny Music Foundation is based in nearby Lee’s Summit, the
On Sunday, May 17, 2009, the Metheny Music Foundation of Lee’s Summit, MO awarded its annual music camp and summer studies scholarships. Lee’s Summit is the hometown of guitarist and 17-time Grammy winner Pat Metheny. The Foundation’s scholarship program began in 2007. Metheny Music Foundation grants are given to qualifying Lee’s Summit students in the
On March 7, 2008, the Metheny Music Foundation of Lee’s Summit (MO) held its first major fundraiser at the Unity Village Activities Center. The concert featured the Pat Metheny Trio, Mike Metheny, and musicians from the Lee’s Summit R-7 school district. Proceeds from the sold out event were set aside for summer music camp scholarships
On Friday, March 7, 2008, the Pat Metheny Trio — with Pat on guitar, Christian McBride on bass, and Antonio Sanchez on drums — performed to a capacity crowd at the Unity Village Activities Center near Lee’s Summit, MO. Lee’s Summit is the hometown of Pat and his brother Mike, who joined the trio for