Women in Jazz with Earanee Niedzwiecki

Women in Jazz with Earanee Niedzwiecki

Who are the womxn musicians, composers, and bandleaders of the Swing Era that we should know about? What can we learn about their stories? How can we support womxn in jazz today? Host of ‘Women in Jazz’ podcast, Earanee Niedzwiecki, joins us today for a chat.


Links and resources mentioned in this episode: 

Women in Jazz Starter Pack - Spotify Playlist 

About Earanee:

Women In Jazz - Website

Women In Jazz - Patreon

Books Mentioned:

Invisible Women - Caroline Criado Perez

White Tears, Brown Scars - Ruby Hamad

Some Liked It Hot - Jazz Women in Film and Television - Kristin A McGee

Swing Shift -  “All-Girl” Bands of the 1940s - Sherrie Tucker


Jane Sager

Willie Mae Wong

Gladys Bently

○  ‘I am a Woman’ - Article

○  ‘If This Be Sin - Picture Book’

○  Map of Harlem - Gladys’ Clam House

○  Okeh Records

International Sweethearts of Rhythm - Panel Discussion on YouTube

Marie Anne Standaert

Lil Hardin Armstrong

Mary Lou Williams

Ella Fitzgerald

Melba Liston

Jutta Hipp

Maxine Sullivan


Women in STEM Industries study


'Girls in The Band' - Watch free on HERFLIX


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Host, Producer, Editor: Ruby Bell

Very Special Guest: Earanee Niedzwiecki 

Show Art, Technical Support, and Unwavering Moral Support: Jonathan Topf

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