Synopses & Reviews
This book delves into the history of the involvement of women in jazz. It covers how women participated in the music as well as in-depth interviews, and also includes a discography of recordings by female artists. Dahl boldy goes where no man (or woman) has gone before. For people who love jazz...who get bleak when they think of what happened to Billie Holiday, this is their book. - Los Angeles Times Book Review
Lindha Dahl offers a carefully researched survey of female participation in the history of jazz with indepth interviews and profiles of representative individuals. Includes an extensive discography and index.
Discography: p. 307-354. Bibliography: p. 355-359.