Mimi Jones

Mimi Jones

The Festival welcomes back bassist, Mimi Jones, a regular on the New York jazz scene and a rising star in straight-ahead jazz. She will appear on Saturday night with Dee Dee Bridgewater as part of the Quiet Storm band. September 3, 2016, Annenberg Theater. 8pm....
Nona Hendryx

Nona Hendryx

Her headline appearance at the Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival 2015 received standing ovations and had the audience on their feet. Since her days with LaBelle, Hendryx has become an artist who easily moves from the music of LaBelle to Blues and Jazz. As a...
Diane Schuur

Diane Schuur

Recipient of the Jazz Legends Award and Friday night headliner, Diane Schuur’s performance at the 2015 Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival brought the house down. There are few living jazz vocalists whom you can mention in the same sentence with Sarah,...
Perla Batalla

Perla Batalla

Perla Batalla is a Mexican-American artist from L.A. She was nominated for a Grammy in 2007 for her highly acclaimed CD Bird on the Wire. Palm Springs Women Jazz Festival welcomed her in 2014. She sings in both English and Spanish and mixes her own compositions with...
Terri Lyne Carrington

Terri Lyne Carrington

Terri Lyne Carrington Grammy winner Terri Lyne Carrington was one of the artists to headline at the first year of the Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival in 2013. She was a musical prodigy who by the time she was 11 years old, had played professionally with jazz...
Patrice Rushen

Patrice Rushen

Part of the inaugural Palm Springs Women’s Jazz Festival in 2013, Patrice Rushen is a multi-Grammy nominated artist, composer, producer and international recording artist. Admired by many for her groundbreaking achievements, Rushen has amassed an impressive list...