Terri Lyne Carrington, founder and artistic director of the Berklee Institute of Jazz and Gender Justice, made history this month as the first woman instrumentalist to win best jazz artist in the DownBeat Critics Poll. Carrington’s band Social Science, which features alumni vocalist Debo Ray ’13 and guitarist Matthew Stevens B.M. ’04, was voted best jazz group, and their 2019 release, Waiting Game, was named the year’s top album.
Terri played drums on Tim Ray’s latest release “Excursions and Adventures”
Be on the lookout for Tim’s upcoming interview in the Patriot Ledger!