Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band - An Unsung Hero of Jazz History

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Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band
An Unsung Hero of Jazz History

2015

She was ahead of her time, a genius. During an era when Jazz was the nation's popular music, Mary Lou Williams was one of its greatest innovators. As both a pianist and composer, she was a font of daring and creativity who...

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Director
Carol Bash
Features
Alfre Woodard, Geri Allen, Stanley Crouch, Terri Lyne Carrington

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Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band - An Unsung Hero of Jazz History
Mary Lou Williams: The Lady Who Swings the Band - An Unsung Hero of Jazz History
Chief - Written and Arranged by Mary Lou Williams
Chief - Written and Arranged by Mary Lou Williams