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  1. Folk duo got a lot of inspiration from Joni, Jerry and EllaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cincinnati.com

    ... not all of the answers met the conditions of the question, but it provided insight just the same. Doyle: " Ella Fitzgerald . My grandpa snuck into a club in New York when he was 15 and saw her, so I just think that would have been really cool to ...

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  2. Music of the people: Gretchen Peters set to come to Harpenden The...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Ealing Times

    ... was 13, before moving to Colorado after her parents divorced. She says her dad was a jazz fan and he played Ella Fitzgerald or Django Reinhardt in the house while her older sister enjoyed rock and she and some of her other siblings listened to the ...

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  3. Music of the people: Gretchen Peters set to come to HarpendenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Watford Observer

    ... was 13, before moving to Colorado after her parents divorced. She says her dad was a jazz fan and he played Ella Fitzgerald or Django Reinhardt in the house while her older sister enjoyed rock and she and some of her other siblings listened to the ...

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  4. Jazzy new CD fulfills Jeannine Rivers' musical dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OnMilwaukee

    ... around me all the time. I fell in love with jazz it was a hidden treasure for me and now, Sarah Vaughn and Ella Fitzgerald are two of my biggest influences. Rivers: It will be a lighter version of my CD. Very intimate with just me and a couple of ...

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  5. INTERVIEW: Grammy Nominee Lianne La HavasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Phillymag.com

    ... It will be a really fun day with all of my closest and dearest surrounding me. I heard that you are a fan of Ella Fitzgerald. You also have that control and ability to play with the rhythm and be in "the pocket" like she was. Ella is my favorite ...

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  6. Jane Monheit, 'Jazz Party' & More Set for Birdland, Week of 2/8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... could remember. Taeko's interest in American music was piqued while still in Japan. Her early influences are Ella Fitzgerald , Sam Cook, and Aretha Franklin . In 1998, she moved to New York City to dig deeper and follow her dream. Traditional jazz, ...

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  7. Arden Cabaret Series to Welcome Joilet HarrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Wire, Do No Harm and Law & Order: SVU. Joilet has also toured the world as a vocalist, most recently playing Ella Fitzgerald in Ella, The Ella Fitzgerald Story. She has appeared on many Philadelphia stages including the Walnut Street Theatre , Act 2 ...

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  8. Music Therapy May Provide Hope To Alzheimer And Parkinson SufferersRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Mi2n

    ... - Judy Garland "Pennies from Heaven" - Bing Crosby "Moonlight Serenade" - Glen Miller "A-Tisket A-Tasket" - Ella Fitzgerald "Moon Glow" - Benny Goodman "Nature Boy" - Nat King Cole "Memories are Made of This" - Dean Martin "Wheel of Fortune" - Kay ...

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  9. Why We Need a New Saul Bellow...and Many Other New ThingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Forward

    ... need a new Woody Guthrie because the old Woody Guthrie songs are tinny banjo nightmares, and we need a new Ella Fitzgerald because the old Ella Fitzgerald married Darth Vader and became Ella Vader. We need a New Cuisine, unburdened by history, but ...

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  10. Bluesy Ren Marie covers Eartha Kitt at the PerelmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Philly.com

    ... with the late Eartha Kitt at the Perelman Theater. An often bluesy vocalist whose clarion qualities recall Ella Fitzgerald and whose verbal twists resemble those of Betty Carter, Marie has written and released controversial singles about ...

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  11. Former backup singer La Havas shows new confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | SFGate

    ... she's found inspiration beyond Etta James , Aretha Franklin and Dusty Springfield . She cites jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald as her most profound influence, declaring that "she still has the most perfect voice that I've ever heard." "She could do so ...

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  12. Jazz Singer Shirley Nanette at PCC Rock Creek Black History Month PresentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | OregonLive.com

    ... by the PCC Rock Creek Multicultural Center. Nanette, in the tradition of such jazz greats as Lena Horne and Ella Fitzgerald, is known as a "dynamic, genuinely expressive, highly entertaining performer who generates incredible energy onstage." She ...

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  13. Newport Beach Jazz Party: Look who's hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    ... Day Dinner Show, and poolside sessions galore. The Jazz Party hosts exciting tributes to Benny Goodman, Ella Fitzgerald, and Count Basie on Thursday's Grand Opening Night, Wes Montgomery and George Shearing as a part of Sunday's Valentine's Day ...

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  14. Q&A with Arooj Aftab: "I'm Tired of Exoticized South Asian Music"Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2012 | Sepia Mutiny

    ... People like Ustad Bade Ghulam Ali Khan. Mehdi Hussin. Beghum Akhtar. Super classical people. And of course Ella Fitzgerald, Erykah Badu, Billie Holiday. Also an amazing composer is Meshell Ndegeocello, who has just funky, deep grooves. Her voice is ...

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  15. Musical performances play the imitation gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    ... Agency crew member sent out a couple of tweets expressing his sadness. The astronaut also... The music of Ella Fitzgerald , Judy Garland , and Patsy Cline is celebrated in I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues: A Salute to Ella, Judy & Patsy (February 28) ...

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  16. In High Demand: Vocalist Layonne HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Two River Times

    ... back at least three generations. Her great aunt sang jazz music at the Apollo Theater in the company of Ella Fitzgerald, and her grandmother was choir director in their church. Delores Holmes, Layonne's mother and affectionately known as Miss Dee, ...

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  17. Turner Sims new music chosen for New Music Biennial 2017 NEW music...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Daily Echo

    ... that saw the births of some of the most influential jazz artists including composer 'Tadd' Dameron, singer Ella Fitzgerald, trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, pianist Thelonious Monk, drummer Buddy Rich and percussionist Mongo Santamaria, Peter will take ...

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  18. It's all about girl power when iSing takes the stage at M-A Performing Arts CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | InMenlo.com

    Showcasing the voices of 250 girl singers, iSing Silicon Valley is putting on a benefit concert at the Menlo-Atherton Performing Arts Center on January 23. The program will feature an evening of jazz with singer and bassist, Kate Davis . "Jazz was born here in America and has given rise to incredible female talent: Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Peggy Lee, etc," explains Artistic Director and co-founder Jennah Delp-Somers.

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  19. Shake Loose, a new musical, opens at MetroStageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Examiner.com

    ... Papa's Party, Pearl Baileya by request, Glimpses of the Moon, Josephine Tonight, Ladies Swing the Blues, and Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Song. She received a Helen Hayes nomination for her role in Gee's Bend (Lead Actress and Ensemble). She ...

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  20. In High Demand: Vocalist Layonne HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | The Two River Times

    ... back at least three generations. Her great aunt sang jazz music at the Apollo Theater in the company of Ella Fitzgerald, and her grandmother was choir director in their church. Delores Holmes, Layonne's mother and affectionately known as Miss Dee, ...

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