Cartwright holds a Master's Degree in Communications from Florida Atlantic University. Her new book, IN PURSUIT OF A MELODY will be launched on April 19, 2007, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Her research paper The Sign of the Blues was published in the 1993 International Association of Jazz Educators Research Papers. Her thesis, The Cultural Politics of Commercial Jazz includes interviews with South Florida jazz radio host Len Pace and notable musicians: Quincy Jones, Dr. Billy Taylor, Abbey Lincoln, Sandy Patton, Dewey Redman, Lester Bowie.
DIVA JC is the OFFICIAL ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE
April 11-21, 2007
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Broward Schools Schedule
August 15, 2000 - Fort Lauderdale, FL
Joan Cartwright, M.A. is the recipient of a $6,000 grant from the School Board of Broward County Student Enrichment Trust Fund.
She lectures on The History of Jazz and Blues with emphasis on Women in Jazz. This is Ms. Cartwright's second year receiving the SEAS grant. Her lectures will be given at Broward County schools from November 1-17, 2000.
A special concert was given on
November 8, 2000
RECEPTION 5:30 p.m.
Two Shows: 6:30 and 8:00 p.m.
OLD DILLARD MUSEUM
1009 N.W. 4th Street
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Ms. Ernestine Ray, Curator
Joan Cartwright (vocals)
Beverly Barkley (vocals)
Sherri Gomez (saxophone)
Mari Menell-Bell (piano)
Marsha Rose (solo piano)
Joan was awarded the SEAS grant for
three consecutive years .
Jazz Historian Joan Cartwright, M.A. is the recipient of a $5,000 grant from the School Board of Broward County Student Enrichment Trust Fund. She lectures on The History of Jazz and Blues with emphasis on Women in Jazz.
Dr. Lonnie Smith
accompanied Ms. Cartwright. November 17-30, 1999, lectures took place at five area schools with two 45-minute assemblies at each school.
The lecture features vocalists and instrumentalists:
Joan Cartwright & Jazz Hotline with Dr. Smith (piano), Kevin Dewberry
(drums) and Phil Flanagan (bass) performed for students and parents Tuesday, November 30, at 7 p.m., at Oakland Park Elementary,
936 N.E. 33rd Street, Fort Lauderdale.