CA) – San Francisco blues and jazz musician, Pamela Rose’s upcoming Blues Is
A Woman concert will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16 at 8 p.m. at the
Raven Theater in Healdsburg, California.
has thrilled audiences locally and internationally for decades with her
swinging, soulful style. With six recordings to her name, including the NPR
featured “You Could Have It All,” Rose has performed at clubs and jazz
and blues festivals throughout the United States, Germany and Denmark. She was
honored early this year with a Lifetime Achievement Award by BAJABA (Bay Area
Jazz and Blues Artists), in recognition of this work. In addition, Rose
appeared with renowned jazz guitarist Terrence Brewer at the Monterey Jazz
Festival on September 28th, 2019.
members will have the unique opportunity to see Blues is a Woman in a
pared down impactful concert version. The concert features Rose and her
ensemble – featuring saxophonist Kristen Strom, pianist Jennifer Jolly,
guitarist Pat Wilder, bassist Ruth Davies and drummer Daria Johnson who sing
and perform musical gems, spanning the decades from Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith,
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Etta James, Janis Joplin and Bonnie Raitt.