Among the many brilliant lady jazz artists are found Regina Carter, Shirley Horn, Diana Krall, Abbey Lincoln, Maria Schneider, Marian McPartland, and Cassandra Wilson. A complete index with suggestions for further reading is included, along with a CD sampler.
This is a good bet for the Public Library, and after you get your own copy, please have your Librarian get a copy for its jazz reading patrons! Well-crafted, this book shines with insights into the world of the major female jazz performers. Highly recommended.Complete with a CD sampler, this book gives a revealing look at 21 jazz women through interview conversations! Topnotch reading in every way!