Tanya Darby

Medium:  Music


An accomplished bandleader and educator, trumpet player Tanya Darby is a native of Seaside, Calif., and has a hefty catalogue of performance and collaboration in her career. Whether performing with Aretha Franklin or on “BET on Jazz,” playing gigs with an impressive list of ensembles, or teaching at the University of North Texas, she’s known as “a virtuoso with remarkable control and power” (New York Times).