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Billie Holiday
Eleanora Fagan, professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years.
Composer
Bruno Maia
Bruno Maia began music studies at the age of 10, in 1982 in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil.learning Music Theory with tutor Lisieaux, a lyrical soprano singer. He started playing bass guitar in Jazz style, and years later the double ba...
Nat King Cole
Nathaniel Adams Coles (March 17, 1919 – February 15, 1965), known professionally as Nat King Cole, was an American singer who first came to prominence as a leading jazz pianist. He was widely noted for his soft baritone voice, ...
Composer
Nina Simone
Nina Simone (; born Eunice Kathleen Waymon; February 21, 1933 – April 21, 2003) was an American singer, songwriter, pianist, arranger, and activist in the Civil Rights Movement. Her music spanned a broad range of musical styles...
Performer
... singers recording jazz standards and jazz singers recording pop music. Considers the definition of a ... jazz singer, and the strong tradition of veteran jazz singers still working. ... Discusses the "state of jazz singing at the beginning of the new century," noting a trend of pop ...
Obituaries
Cadence (2002) Vol. 28, No. 8, pp. 141
... A list of 22 jazz musicians, singers, composers, and producers, who died in 2002, is presented. ...
Obituaries
Cadence (2003) Vol. 29, No. 6, pp. 141
... A list of 12 jazz musicians and singers, and a tap dancer, who died in the spring of 2003, is presented. ...
Obituaries
Cadence (2005) Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 141
... A list of ten jazz musicians and singers that died in the fall of 2004 is presented. ...
Vocal Jazz
Jazz Podium (2013) Vol. 62-63, No. 12-1, pp. 79
... Several recordings featuring jazz singers are reviewed. ...
... Several recordings of jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Vocal Jazz
Jazz Podium (2015) Vol. 64, No. 4, pp. 63
... Several recordings of jazz singers are reviewed. ...
... Five recordings from jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Neue CDs: Stimmen
Jazz Podium (2013) Vol. 62, No. 9, pp. 67
... Several recordings from jazz singers are reviewed. ...
... Several recordings of jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Vocal
Jazz Podium (2014) Vol. 63, No. 4, pp. 73
... Several recordings of jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Vocals
Jazz Podium (2014) Vol. 63, No. 5, pp. 69
... Several recordings of jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Vocals
Jazz Podium (2014) Vol. 63, No. 10, pp. 65
... Several recordings featuring jazz singers are reviewed. ...
Benny Waters
Orkester Journalen (1998) Vol. 65, No. 9, pp. 52
... Saxophonist, clarinetist, and jazz singer Benny Waters died in Maryland on August 11, 1998, at the age of 96. ...
... Reviews Crowther and Pinfold's book (Miller Freeman Books, 1997, $17.95) about jazz singers which ... is described as defining jazz singing, discussing the career challenges facing jazz singers, and providing a historical overview of important jazz singers. ...
Jazz News [Ward Swingle]
Jazz Podium (2015) Vol. 64, No. 3, pp. 43
... The founder of the Swingle Singers, Ward Swingle died on January 19, 2015, at the age of 87. His career is briefly discussed. ...