WBGO Gallery Exhibition
Ladies Be Good: In Jazz They Are
On display in the WBGO Gallery January 27 - April 5, 2015
- 54 Park Place
- Newark, NJ 07102
Join us for a free gallery reception on Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 6PM - 8PM at the WBGO Art Gallery.
Enjoy learning of women's many achievements in jazz history over the course of a century with this multi-faceted exhibit of photographs and story board panels. The exhibit, a collaboration between WBGO and the Institute of Jazz Studies at Rutgers University-Newark, transcends a roster of great jazz singers, instrumentalists, composers and bandleaders.
The pieces celebrate pioneering dancers and choreographers; broadcasters; educators; historians, writers and publicists; photographers and documentary film producers; impresarios; archivists; seasoned veterans; NEA Jazz Masters; young masters preserving traditional styles alongside cutting-edge musicians of avant garde jazz. Also in the spotlight are some of Newark's home-grown jazz luminaries.
You can also visit the gallery during regular business hours, Monday through Friday, 9AM to 5PM. WBGO is wheelchair accessible facility.
Special thanks to:
Harlem Brewing Company
Palm Bay International (Fine Wine & Spirits)