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  1. Marilyn Maye, Christian McBride Trio & More Set for Birdland, 9/8-14Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... home on Monday, September 8 at 7pm. Her concert, Four Women, will celebrate the music of Dr. Nina Simon e, Lena Horne , Abbey Lincoln and Billie Holiday . Seven-time MAC Award, Backstage Bistro Award and Nightlife Award Winner Natalie returns to ...

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  2. Natalie Douglas to New Shows Celebrating Dolly Parton, Nina Simone & More at BirdlandRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    "FOUR WOMEN," which celebrates the music of Dr. Nina Simon e, Lena Horne , Abbey Lincoln and Billie Holiday , will have its US premiere on Monday, September 8 at 7:00 PM.

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  3. Fraud looms at facility for aging entertainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Examiner.com

    ... due to the understaffing at Sunrise. Sneed is most notably recognized as the former manager of American singer Lena Horne. The entire investigation brings forth a much bigger issue that prevents California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris from ...

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  4. Akrasis - God Is My AutopilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 4 | MusicEmissions

    ... Is My Girlfriend." "Chet Baker Sings" and "Stormy Weather" benefit from sampling the voices of Baker and, I think Lena Horne (or maybe Ethel Waters ) but are too short. Bowen's best performance is on "Reincarnation Blues" which also has the most ...

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  5. Incredible India, Cinderella in Spain, the Intergalactic Nemesis and...Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... music. Two legendary superstars join together for a tour-de-force evening of music paying tribute to the iconic Lena Horne and Ella Fitzgerald . The memorable concert includes classics like "Mr. Paganini," "Mack the Knife," "Someone To Watch Over ...

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  6. Jazz this week: Erik Jekabsen, Shana Tucker, Kimmie Horne, and moreRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... at Jazz at the Bistro. The benefit will feature music from singer Kimmie Horne , grand-niece of the legendary Lena Horne, backed by a band led by drummer Jerome "Scrooge" Harris and including Jeff Anderson (tenor sax), Matt Villinger (piano), and ...

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  7. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Jazz This Week: Erik Jekabsen, Shana Tucker, Kimmie Horne, and MoreRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... at Jazz at the Bistro. The benefit will feature music from singer Kimmie Horne , grand-niece of the legendary Lena Horne, backed by a band led by drummer Jerome A'Scrooge" Harris and including Jeff Anderson (tenor sax), Matt Villinger (piano), and ...

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  8. Red Bank: Persons of Jazzy InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Red Bank Green

    ... vocalist Etta Jones was but one extended interlude in a long career as bandleader, producer, and ace sideman for Lena Horne, Lou Rawls, Dakota Staton and many others. Described as "a master of popular songs played in a relaxed, highly accessible ...

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  9. Summer Jazz CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | More Monmouth Musings

    ... over 30 years until her death in 2001. His appearances as sideman are legion, and also include recordings with, Lena Horne, Lou Rawls, Dakota Staton, Horace Silver, Charles Earland, Joey DeFrancesco, and many others. Dubbed "the natural heir to the ...

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  10. Summer Jazz CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | More Monmouth Musings

    ... over 30 years until her death in 2001. His appearances as sideman are legion, and also include recordings with, Lena Horne, Lou Rawls, Dakota Staton, Horace Silver, Charles Earland, Joey DeFrancesco, and many others. Dubbed "the natural heir to the ...

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  11. Top 10 Oscar Hammerstein VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    We've given this a lot of thought. Here are our top 10 Oscar Hammerstein videos. Enjoy performances from Lena Horne to Reba McEntire. Leave us a comment and let us know which one is your favorite - or if we missed a great one! 1) In addition to being ...

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  12. Adi Yeshaya Reaches New Musical Horizons in a New CD Featuring Four EnsemblesRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | SBWire

    Adi Yeshaya, an arranger and a jazz composer whose arrangements have been performed by artists as different as Lena Horne, Burt Bacharach, Doc Severinsen, Whitney Houston, Prince and Donnie Osmond, is launching a CD project that features a number of ensembles he consider as the perfects pallet of sounds for his artistry.

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  13. Take the Super Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... the farewell, "That's all, folks"? 1. John Hancock. 2. Hindenburg. 3. "So Long, It's Been Good to Know You." 4. Lena Horne. 5. Schoolmaster. 6. Loretta Lynn. 7. Abraham Lincoln. 8. Barbara Stanwyck. 9. Porky Pig. 18 points - congratulations, doctor; ...

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  14. Today in History for June 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | WKBW

    Highlights of this day in history: Adolf Hitler purges rivals in Nazi Germany; America's food and drug safety take a big step forward; 'Gone With the Wind' published; Tonya Harding banned from figure skating; Singer Lena Horne born.

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  15. Twelve from B.C. named to Order of CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Vancouver Sun

    ... for many decades both on the CBC and at variety shows and clubs. Collins, who was often compared to jazz great Lena Horne, is not only known for her pioneering achievements as a jazz vocalist. She is also being honoured for breaking down barriers ...

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  16. On this Day in Movie History, June 30, 1917: Lena Horne BornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    American singer, actress, civil rights activist and dancer, Lena Horne was born today, June 30, 1917, in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn.

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  17. Today in History for June 30thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    Highlights of this day in history: Adolf Hitler purges rivals in Nazi Germany; America's food and drug safety take a big step forward; 'Gone With the Wind' published; Tonya Harding banned from figure skating; Singer Lena Horne born.

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  18. Almanac for Monday, June 30, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include English socialist leader Harold Laski in 1893; actor Susan Hayward and singer Lena Horne, both in 1917; magician Harry Blackstone Jr. in 1934; actor Nancy Dussault in 1936 ; singer Florence Ballard of The Supremes in 1943; actor David Alan Grier in 1955 ; former heavyweight champion ... (more)

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  19. Telling stories: Art of Cool puts on summer music campRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | HeraldSun.com

    ... this week. He is a performer and clinician who has worked with many heavyweights in music - Jimmy Heath and Lena Horne among them. For 18 years he taught at Lincoln High School in East St. Louis, then led the jazz ensemble and program at Northern ...

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  20. July/August 2014 Issue 219: Stormy weatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | Ocean Navigator

    When hearing the phrase "stormy weather," you might think of Lena Horne crooning the ballad from 1933.

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