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Bessie, Billie & Nina

Pioneering Women in Jazz

Bessie, Billie & Nina: Pioneering Women in Jazz

Friday, March 26, 2021 at 8pm

Presented by Irvine Barclay Theatre

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Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday and Nina Simone were among the most influential and popular singers of their times. Pioneering Women in Jazz celebrates the enduring legacies of these iconic artists with performances of their classic songs, including Bessie Smith’s “Downhearted Blues,” Billie Holiday’s “Strange Fruit” and Nina Simone’s “Mississippi Goddam.” Featuring Charenée Wade, Camille Thurman and Tahira Clayton, three dynamic vocalists, each a rising star in her own right, and a 7-piece all-female ensemble, Bessie, Billie & Nina will entertain, inspire and celebrate the exceptional artistry of these trailblazing singers.


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