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The Seattle Women's Jazz Orchestra (SWOJO) - showcasing many of the finest female jazz artists in the region for over 15 years.

SWOJO proudly features the original music of many regional and international composers and arrangers, including Jill Townsend, Hazel Leach, Robin Holcomb, Nelda Swiggett, Ann Reynolds, Leigh Pilzer, Patty Darling, Mathilde Grooss Viddal, Jihye Lee, Christine Jensen, Jessie Smith, Dr. Jennifer Bellor,
and music director, Dr. Daniel Barry.

GiveBIG on May 5
All donations and matching funds will support the composition contest and a new CD recording of this music by women composers!
Donations also accepted through the Seattle Foundation.

Online donation system by ClickandPledge

3rd annual jazz composition contest for women composers



Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Out to Lunch Concert Series Kick-off
Seattle City Hall, 600 4th Ave, Seattle, WA
*Free, all ages, bring a sandwich!

swojo at Tulas 2011 recentperformances

Thursday, April 16, 2015
Issaquah High School Jazz Ensemble featuring SWOJO
700 2nd Avenue SE, Issaquah, WA

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Celebrating Women in Jazz
with special guest Grace Kelly!
Earshot Jazz Festival
The Triple Door
216 Union St, Seattle

Thursday, August 21, 2014
29th International HPV Conference
Benaroya Hall
3rd Ave, Seattle

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Our CDs, Meeting of the Waters and Dreamcatcher, are available for purchase at all SWOJO performances, Silver Platters, Barnes & Noble, or online from OA2 Records, CD Universeor Amazon.

SWOJO logo merchandise is now available at our swojo store.


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