It was the Year of the Woman at the 61st Monterey Jazz Festival.
More than half of this year’s performances featured women as leaders, co-leaders, or side players.
Check out all of my images from MJF in high-resolution on my Flickr page.
You can see my music photography on my website: WholeEarthImages.com
If you’re a jazz and blues fan, please visit my blog: The JAZZ WIRE on Facebook.