©2016 PhillyCAM – Philadelphia Community Access Media

Share

Women In Jazz Philly

Project/Program: 
Women In Jazz Philly
Episode Info: 
02 - Melba Liston
Did you know that Women play the Trombone? Melba Liston was an acclaimed Jazz trombonist who broke through the gender ranks of the male dominated genre of Jazz in the 1950's. A phenomenal woman!
Series Description: 
An exploratory look at the unsung female heroines of Jazz. Women who played instruments, composed, arranged and lead bands.