November 21, 2017

Monday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MONDAY MORNING, P.O.U.! (Originally published on March 9, 2015) Now when it comes to African American jazz bandleaders, the first names that come to mind are Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Chick Webb and Cab Calloway. But let me tell ya, … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: African American Women Bandleaders

GOOD MORNING, P.O.U.! Now when it comes to African American jazz bandleaders, the first names that come to mind are Duke Ellington, Count Bassie, Chick Webb and Cab Calloway. But let me tell ya, the sistas could swing, too! This week we're gonna … [Read more...]