Women in World Jazz – Women Composers Program


Carla Bley is an American jazz composer, pianist, organist and bandleader. At our concert on Sat Feb 2nd Women in World Jazz will play the piece Reactionary Tango, one of her most enduring compositions.

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For more about Carla Bley read this article by blogger Hayim Kobi about her amazing run of albums in the 1970s and 1980s: Carla Bley’s Band, 1976-1984.


Women in World Jazz Outdoor Concerts

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Upcoming Shows:

Saturday Feb 2, 7-10 House Concert Newton

Sunday Feb 3, 2-3:30 Watertown Library

Saturday March 2, 2-3:15 Westwood library

 

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New CD Release!

Listen to songs and purchase on CD Baby

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Women in World Jazz presents an educational performance for the whole family featuring an international ensemble of all-female performers showcasing music from around the world. The concert features musical styles from Cuba’s cha cha to Cape Verde’s Coladeira as well as songs from Israel, Brazil and Japan, mixed in with jazz favorites. The ensembles goal is to give the audience a taste of different cultures from around the globe through the expression of music and dance. Each performer has an extensive background in music education and performance in the New England area.

 

 

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