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Panel at Montpelier to discuss women in jazz

Panel at Montpelier to discuss women in jazz

The Montpelier Arts Center will celebrate Women's History Month by turning the spotlight on women in jazz.

Three acclaimed artists will present a panel discussion Sunday, March 26 entitled "Women in Jazz: From Classroom to Careers," a free event conceived by Paula Phillips, who heads the artist booking agency Jazz Beyond Borders, and Montpelier Arts Center director Sonya Kitchens.

Kitchens said the event is the first of a series of popular jazz talks at the Arts Center, and the first designed to commemorate Women's History Month.

Shannon, co-host and producer of radio station WPFW-89.3FM 's "The Morning Brew–Friday Edition" will moderate the...