He’s played with the likes of Kansas City-great Count Basie, though he’s best known for leading The Tonight Show band when Johnny Carson was hosting.
Doc Severinsen is back in Kansas City for a holiday performance with the Kansas City Symphony and chorus this weekend.
He spoke with Steve Kraske on Up To Date earlier this week, where they talked about his early career and his time with The Tonight Show.
But Severinsen wasn’t quite finished at the end of the interview.
After his appearance on Up To Date, Severinsen wanted to stick around to talk about one of our favorite subjects — Kansas City.