Happy Birthday, Joan Stiles!

Joan Stiles
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Pianist/composer Joan Stiles has been gaining
recognition for her highly creative approach to the jazz
tradition. She recently joined the roster of pianists who
have appeared on Marian McPartland’s PianoJazz
show and she was profiled on WBGO’s hour-long “Jazz
from the Archives” broadcast. Her 2nd CD, Hurly-Burly
garnered a 4-star review from Downbeat Magazine and
topped JazzWeek Radio charts. Ted Panken writes,
“Joan Stiles possesses the chops, craft, imagination,
wit and sophistication… Continue

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[Category: Jazz]