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Vanessa Thomas to be at McCain with Doc Severinsen

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2012 2:25 pm

Clay Center High School graduate Vanessa (Thompson) Thomas will appear at McCain Auditorium at Kansas State University when Doc Severinsen and His Big Band Perform there on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 7:30  p.m.

Thomas caught Severinsen’s attention when he heard her practicing for Pauline Snodgrass’ 99th birthday celebration in August of 2010. Thompson was working on “Orange Colored Sky” and Severinsen asked if she could do any Christmas numbers.

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