The Girls in the Band

THE GIRLS IN THE BAND tells the story of female jazz and big band musicians and their captivating journey from the late 30s to the present day.

These extraordinarily gifted women faced sexism, racism and limited opportunities, yet they persevered and continued to inspire and thrive in an arena that often shunned their talents.  These inspirational amazing women inspired a new generation of female jazz talent who continue to carry the torch.

They are much more than just Girls in the Band.

The Girls in the Band

Photo: Melba Liston, Clora Bryant and Joy Carter (The Girls in the Band Website)

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