Project Description

Keynote Panel of the 2020 International Blues Challenge:
Blues Women – Creators, Conductors, and Catalysts

Panel Moderator: Marie Trout, PhD.
Panel Participants: Gaye Adegbalola, Cheryl Pawelski, Shemekia Copeland, and Jennifer Bergeron

Friday, January 31, 2020

2:30pm – 4:00pm

Alfred’s on Beale | 197 Beale Street

IBC Pass Required for Entry

The 2020 IBC Keynote Panel will address the topic of “Blues Women: Creators, Conductors, & Catalysts.” Current blues women, both performers and as part of industry leadership, will discuss the trajectory of women in the blues business from the first blues women through the present and looking into the future.

Panel Moderator: Marie Trout, PhD.
Panel Participants: Gaye Adegbalola, Cheryl Pawelski, Shemekia Copeland, and Jennifer Bergeron