INTERVIEWS + PRESS
Sasha Berliner is interviewed, among other prominent jazz musicians like Terri Lyne Carrington, Esperanza Spalding, and Nicole Mitchell, regarding the struggles of sexism and fighting for fair recognition in the jazz music industry.
Sasha Berliner is mentioned, along with other female instrumentalists like guitarist Mary Halvorson, saxophonist Camille Thurman, and trombonist/vocalist Natalie Cressmann, as one of ten rising female instrumentalists to look out for in 2018. There is also a corresponding playlist featuring music from all of these artists.
Sasha Berliner is interviewed regarding her musical influences, having grown up listening to primarily rock music, and about what she feels makes a contemporary artist/musician.
(Page 27 of the January 2018 issue)
Sasha Berliner speaks about her experience performing with NYC Winter Jazz Fest and her activist mission to bring awareness to the influx of sexism that exists within the jazz world. Sasha is featured along with drummer Terri Lyne Carrington, bassist Esperanza Spalding, and activist/writer Angela Davis.
Feature starts around 9:30.
Sasha Berliner and fellow SF Jazz High School All Stars female peers discuss jazz improvisation and their musical beginnings.
Sasha Berliner elaborates in depth on the future of jazz and music as a whole, growing up in the bay area, and being a woman in the music industry.