Connee Boswell and The Boswell Sisters: Pioneers in Vocal Jazz, Article by Jan Shapiro
Jan Shapiro is a nationally renowned jazz singer, educator, and jazz historian.
She presently teaches at Berklee College of Music as Professor in the Voice Department. Jan was the Chair of the Berklee Voice Department from 1997 through May 2010.
Jan performs regularly at venues across the USA, appears as a clinician at educational conferences, serves on the board of advisors of the Boswell Sisters Museum in NY, and has been frequently interviewed on public radio in her capacity as an expert on the early history of jazz. To keep up to date on Jan’s appearances and new recordings please join our mailing list. We also welcome any comments through the Contact page. Enjoy the Site!