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Jane Getter

Jane Getter

Guitarist Jane Getter, whose eponymous debut has recently been released by Lipstick Records, started on piano but switched to guitar after spying on her sister’s lessons. At San Francisco State, she got serious about jazz but returned to New York when she realized “what I really needed to do was practice for eight hours a day.”

Then Brother Jack McDuff called. “Aside from some vocalists, I was really the first woman in his band in 30 years,” she explains.

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