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Jazz Trombonist Moves To NYC

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Up and coming jazz trombonist Kevin Cerovich talks about his new album and why he's leaving KC.

By Alex Smith

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Kansas City, MO – Every May, many college students are graduating, and struggling to decide what direction to take next. For trombonist Kevin Cerovich, who recently graduated from the UMKC Conservatory , the next step is a big one. Soon, he'll be moving to New York City in hopes of breaking into the jazz world. But, as Alex Smith found out, the 23-year-old musician is already off to a strong start.

Alex Smith spoke with jazz trombonist Kevin Cerovich.

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