"In preparation for the screening of Femmes de Jazz . . . I reviewed the documentary and thoroughly enjoyed listening to 20 women talk about their experiences as part of the NYC jazz scene and play their music. One in particular stood out to me -- trumpet great Ingrid Jensen.
The Germantown Central School Jazz Band Concert, sponsored by Jazz in GTown and the Germantown Library, has been scheduled to take place at the Library on Sunday, December 18th at 12:30 in the Hover Room. The students will accompany a professional Jazz trio.
This past May Freddie Bryant had us bouncing with his “dexterous solos” and “impressive chops” playing with Akua Dixon here at Jazz in GTown. He will return this fall to treat us to a fabulous night of Brazilian music with vocalist Vanessa Falabella, percussionist Sergio Krakowski, and himself on guitar.
Jazz in GTown is proud to bring the acclaimed jazz pianist and composer Francesca Tanksley to Germantown on Saturday, August 27th at 7 p.m. at the Clermont Vineyards and Winery. Francesca, with Jeff Siegel on drums and Otto Gardner on bass, will play original compositions, some from her album Journey.