Friday, 5 February 2016
Women Make Music in the North East
Jazz North East launched their Women Make Music programme on Thursday February 4th with a performance by Dee Byrne's ENTROPI and an exhibition by artist Gina Southgate.
The programme of work will feature 45 female musicians in total, with 11 gigs and 2 workshops. The list of participating artists is highly impressive - Shelly Knotts and Mariam Rezaei Duo, Motherese, Jennifer Parry, Zoë Gilby Trio, Archipelago, Thermal Threshold, Faye MacCalman, Diachronicx, Ingrid Jensen Quartet, Ruth Lambert Trio, Sue Ferris Quartet, Sue Richardson, The Lauren Kinsella Ensemble, Sarah Gail Brand, Unfurl Quartet...to name some of them!
Full details of the gigs will be available on the Jazz North East website, as will information about the many other events going on in 2016, Jazz North East's 50th year.