Sophisticated Ladies



Sophisticated Ladies This Handsome Volume Contains The Stories Of Fourteen Fabulous Women, Blues And Jazz Singers All Their Art Reflected Their Backgrounds Often Small, Poverty Ridden Towns In The South And The Influence Of Musicians Who Preceded Them Each Singer Adapted The Culture Of Jazz And Wove It Into Her Own Personal Style Jazz Historian Leslie Gourse S Biographies Of Bessie Smith, Ethel Waters, Mildred Bailey, Mabel Mercer, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Anita O Day, Peggy Lee, Dinah Washington, Sarah Vaughan, Betty Carter, Rosemary Clooney, Cassandra Wilson, And Diana Krall Offer A Fascinating Glimpse Into American History And A Continually Evolving Musical Genre

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  • Hardcover
  • 64 pages
  • Sophisticated Ladies
  • Leslie Gourse
  • English
  • 25 May 2019
  • 0525471987

10 thoughts on “Sophisticated Ladies

  1. Melissa Mcavoy says:

    Good 2 3 page biographies of Jazz greats from 1920 the present.

  2. Nancy says:

    Nice collection of short bios on women of jazz It would have been even better with a companion CD.

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