A Diva in her own right, Joan Cartwright has always been close to the center of the music scene from Jazz in Harlem to Hiphop in Atlanta, where she shares a studio with her daughter, Mimi Johnson of Caustic Dames. Joan's newest release is a compilation of recordings made since 1983 to the present.
1, 2 and 3. Lonnie Smith (p), Bill Peeples (d), Phil McArthur (b), Bobby Tynes (s), Joan Cartwright (v) - Studio time thanks to Phillip Michael Thomas.
4 and 5. Joan Cartwright (v) Produced by PJ at Hypermusic Studios, in 1996, Switzerland
6 and 7. Gianni Basso (s), Giovanni Mazzarino (p), Nello Toscano (b), Enzo Zirilli (d), Joan Cartwright (v)
8. Talkin' That Jazz - Joan Cartwright and Cola Rum
9. Freddie Hubbard (flh), Lew Tabackin (fl), Joanne Brackeen (p), Eddie Gomez (b), Roy Haynes (d)
10-15. Little Piano Pieces played by Joan Cartwright at Caustic Studio in Atlanta, all but the last are Joan's compositions.
Hear Joan's first CD, FEELIN' GOOD! www.cdbaby.com/cd/jcartwright
Also, listen to Joan scat with her daughter, Mimi Johnson a/k/a Puss 'n Boots, on #7 on CAUSTIC DAMES newest CD - ESTROGEN 323 - http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/causticdames3