Mysterious Travelers Featuring Mike Kennedy
Monday, March 19
The Writings of Poe, Clemens & Wilde
Featuring Mike Kennedy
Co-starring the collection & expertise of the librarians in the Rare Book Department
Mike Kennedy is a guitarist, composer, recording artist, and music educator. He has been performing in Philadelphia and the Mid-Atlantic regions since 1989 and continues stretching his boundaries. Originally from Lansdale, Pennsylvania, Mike moved to Philadelphia in 1987, where he began studying jazz guitar at the University of the Arts and received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees. Mike is currently the Guitar Department Chairperson at UARTS. He has performed at the Mann Music Center, Walnut Theater, The Patriot Theatre, The Kimmel Center, The Keswick Theatre, Theatre of The Living Arts, Santander Performing Arts Center, Longwood Gardens Wine and Jazz Festival, Center City Jazz Festival, Media by Night Jazz Festival, Collingswood Jazz Festival, Bucks County Community College Jazz Festival, and jazz performances throughout Philadelphia and the region with his own band as well as a sideman.