Mary Lou Williams: A Celebration at Park Avenue Christian Church


Park Avenue Christian Church
1010 Park Avenue at 85th Street
New York, NY




In honor of Black History Month, Arts at The Park celebrates the renowned African-American musician Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981), a jazz pianist, composer, and innovator who broke through her era’s significant barriers to women jazz musicians.

Music for Peace – Mary Lou Williams
Instrumental compositions – Mary Lou Williams and Deanna Witkowski

Artist-in-residence, jazz pianist and composer Deanna Witkowski
Bassist Linda Oh
Saxophonist Virginia Mayhew
Drummer WIllard Dyson
12-voice professional choir featuring Sara Serpa, Miles Griffith, Tammy Scheffer, Brenda Earle Stokes, and others...
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CD/LP/Track Review
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