PHOTOS

MARCH 28, 2008

YORK COLLEGE PRESENTS. . .

WOMEN IN JAZZ

  • WORKSHOP @ 12 pm
  • CONCERT @ 7 pm

YORK COLLEGE PRESENTS. . .

JOAN CARTWRIGHT   WITH

WOMEN IN JAZZ

  • CONCERT (Fri.)

  • WORKSHOP (Sat.)

Photos ©2008 Tim Holt

 

 

 

NEW YORK CITY

ON SATURDAY, APRIL 5, 2008 DIVA JC WILL BE an honored guest of the Women in Jazz Festival @ 1:00 - 1:45 p.m.

St. Peter's Lutheran Church
619 Lexington Ave,
New York, NY

DIVA JOAN CARTWRIGHT will perform from her Song Book, IN PURSUIT OF A MELODY (Trafford 2006). She will be joined by Jazz Hotline with Kim Clarke on bass, Osmany Paredes on piano and drummer Greg Bufford, performing Ms. Cartwright's music.

PHOTOS

LYRICS TO STANDARDS

21 SONGS

IN PURSUIT OF A MELODY  by Joan Cartwright

                            Page

  1. A Natural Thing

  2. A Sweet Loviní Man

  3. Bluesiní The Night Away

  4. Countiní On The Count

  5. Dreaminí

  6. Funky Monkey

  7. I Donít Want Nobodyís Husband

  8. If I Could Write A Song Of You

  9. Living For Love

  10. Loneliblue

  11. Love Ghost

  12. Making Love To You

  13. Music In My God

  14. No More Tears

  15. Talkiní That Jazz

  16. Tell The Blues Bye Bye

  17. The Glory Road

  18. The Luxury Of Love

  19. Treat Me Right

  20. We Are Free

  21. Winterís Cominí

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WOMEN IN JAZZ CONCERT AND WORKSHOP

FRIDAY, MARCH 28, 2008

YORK COLLEGE PRESENTS. . .

94 - 20 GUY R. Brewer Blvd.
Jamaica, New York 11451

JOAN CARTWRIGHT WITH WOMEN IN JAZZ 

  • WORKSHOP @ 2 p.m.

  • CONCERT @ 7 p.m.

 

Vocalist/Jazz Historian Joan Cartwright traces the origins of Jazz from the West Coast of Africa to the clubs of Harlem. This presentation highlights the life, times and tunes of Americaís premiere Blues and Jazz Women from Bessie Smith to Betty Carter and beyond. Selections include compositions of Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, Billie Holiday, Cole Porter, Norman Mapp and Joan Cartwright.

 

SONG LIST

COMPOSITION                                              COMPOSER                              PERFORMED BY

  1. CHE CHE COULE (drums and audience) West African folk song 

  2. SOMETIMES I FEEL LIKE A MOTHERLESS CHILD (Fm) Unknown

  3. DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE (Ab) Unknown

  4. DARKTOWN STRUTTERíS BALL (C) Shelton Brooks

  5. HIS EYE IS ON THE SPARROW (a capella) Ernest J Ford

  6. WHAT A DIFFERENCE A DAY MAKES (G) Maria Grever & Stanley Adam

  7. IN A MELLOW TONE (F) Edward Kennedy Ellington

  8. GOD BLESSED THE CHILD (G) Albert Herzog/B. Holiday

  9. A TISKET A TASKET (Ab) Daniel W Portis Cathers

  10. JAZZ AINíT NOTHINí BUT SOUL (G) Norman Mapp

  11. I WISH YOU LOVE (G) Charles Trenet

  12. SWEET RETURN (piano solo) Joan Cartwright

  13. MY FAVORITE THINGS (C) Richards & Hammerstein

  14. DREAMINí (Gm) Joan Cartwright

  15. LOVE TRANSLATION (G) Joan Cartwright

  1. CALL AND RESPONSE

  2. MAHALIA JACKSON

  3. MAHALIA JACKSON

  4. ALBERTA HUNTER

  5. ETHEL WATERS

  6. DINAH WASHINGTON

  7. MARY LOU WILLIAMS

  8. BILLIE HOLIDAY

  9. ELLA FITZGERALD

  10. BETTY CARTER

  11. GLORIA LYNNE

  12. JOAN CARTWRIGHT

  13. ALICE COLTRANE

  14. JOAN CARTWRIGHT

  15. JOAN CARTWRIGHT