FRI 12th Aug 2.15- 3.30pm, WOMEN IN JAZZ EXHIBITION opens with music from the ‘Women in Jazz’ Trio – FREE EVENT
Friday to Sunday – Women in Jazz Exhibition – FREE ENTRY.
In association with Jazz Heritage Wales / Swansea Archive – FREE. Open from 2pm Friday 12th Aug to 2pm Sunday 14th Aug at the Guildhall, apart from workshop & concert performances – see main programme for details or enquire at the front info/box office point. FREE EVENT.
The Jazz Collection comprises many thousands of audio/visual records, photographs, journals and periodicals, a growing library, paintings, stained glass windows, stage gowns etc. Donations have come from the estates of the broadcaster Dr. Barry Stern and vocalist Beryl Bryden. Beryl Bryden who was presented with both Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday awards, is also part of Women in Jazz’s Oral History Collection. A selection of stage gowns was presented by Blanche Finlay, together with her Oral History.