Wed Aug 7

WOW Presents : Emma Hedrick

Wed, August 7
7PM / $12 - $25 | $3.50 Fees
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The Jazz Kitchen

5377 N. College Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46220

Emma Hedrick

Emma Hedrick is a 6-time DownBeat award-winning, vocalist, composer, and arranger. She currently lives in The Hague, Netherlands. Emma received the prestigious Holland Award and is attending the Royal Conservatoire where she is following a Master's of Music in Vocal Jazz Performance with a focus on Composition. There she is studying both voice with Anka Koziel and composition with Wolfert Brederode. The Indianapolis native received her Bachelor of Music ('22) in Vocal Jazz Performance, as Presser Scholar,  from the Frost School of Music, University of Miami. During this time, she was selected as a mentee in Jazz Composition for the Women In Jazz Organization, was the vocalist in the JAS Aspen academy, a finalist in the International Ella Fitzgerald Vocal Competition, and performed in the St. Petersburg Jazz Festival, Indy Jazz fest and at the Jazz Kitchen. Emma aspires to take her audiences through the story of each song she sings and strives to use the voice in traditional and non-traditional ways. 

Connor Rohrer (Piano) is a pianist, composer and educator from Harrisburg, Pennslyvania. He graduated in 2022 from University of Miami's Frost School of music and is now continuing his education there for his Master's in Music as the Teaching Assistant for jazz piano. Connor is a member of the group "Teen Town", a Downbeat and Central PA Music Award-winning jazz fusion trio. Besides being an in-demand player throughout Miami, his versatile piano skills have taken him across the United States with performances at the Elkhart Jazz Festival, Berks Jazz Festival, San Jose Jazz Summer Fest,  the Jazz Education Network Conference in Orlando and notably playing with GRAMMY award-winning Samara Joy on tour in California. 

Greg Niemi (Drums) is a Los Angeles-based drummer, composer, and educator originally from the Chicago suburbs. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in jazz studies from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music in 2020. Greg has received many accolades during his short stint as a freelance musician, including seats in the 2020 Jazz Aspen Snowmass Academy and the 2019 Disneyland All-American College Band. While at IU, he was a recipient of both the Avedis Zildjian Percussion Scholarship and the Kenny Aronoff Percussion Scholarship.

Shane McCandless (Saxophone) is a composer, saxophonist and educator currently pursuing his Master's degree in jazz composition from the Eastman School of Music where he is studying with Christine Jensen. Originally from State College, Pennsylvania, Shane graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Miami's Frost School of Music with a degree in Jazz Saxophone Performance. He was a member of the Frost Studio Jazz Band and Concert Jazz Band and is currently playing lead alto in the Eastman Jazz Ensemble. As a part of these ensembles he has performed at the Ground Up Music Festival, Clearwater Jazz Festival, Sarasota Jazz Festival and at the Jazz Education Network Conference in New Orleans. 

Wed, August 7

7PM / $12 - $25 | $3.50 Fees
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