In celebration of Women's History Month, G&J Productions is presenting SAGE as a part of Ginny's Women in Jazz Series.
This modern all-women's jazz, blues and soul music ensemble is part nostalgic and all sassy.
SAGE features Lakecia Benjamin on saxophone, Miki Hayama on piano, Sonya Robinson on violin, Amanda Ruzza on bass, Camille Thurman on flute & vocals, and Shirazette Tinnen on drums.
The group's members have opened for and appeared with Ray Charles, Denzel Washington, Regina Carter, the Duke Ellington Show Choir and many others. The ensemble has headlined at one of the major Inaugural Balls honoring President Obama; Major League Baseball All-Star Games and the World Classic in San Diego; The Martha's Vineyard Jazz and Blues Festival; The Schomburg Center; the Stamford Center for the Arts; The Shubert Theater; and Chelsea Piers. ...