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Diva

The inspiration for DIVA came from Stanley Kay, one-time manager and relief drummer for Buddy Rich. In 1990, Kay was conducting a band in which Sherrie Maricle was playing the drums. Stanley immediately picked up on her extraordinary talent and began to wonder if there were other women players who could perform at the same level. The search was on and through nationwide auditions, the foundation for DIVA was poured in 1992 and what emerged is the dynamic musical force that holds forth to the present day.

Since their premiere performance over 21 years ago, DIVA has toured the world to critical and popular acclaim

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Albums

A Swingin' Life
A Swingin' Life
MCG Jazz
2014
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Johnny Mandel: The Man and his Music
Johnny Mandel: The...
Arbors Records
2010
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Never Never Land
Never Never Land
Arbors Records
2009
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Live from Jazz at Lincoln Center's Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola
Live from Jazz at...
Diva Jazz, Ltd
2008
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I Believe in You
I Believe in You
Arbors Records
2006
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TNT: A Tommy Newsome Tribute
TNT: A Tommy Newsome...
Lightyear
2005
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