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  1. Earl returns to his roots for Rye showRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Bexhill Observer

    ... art-deco night-spot Le Crazy Coqs. "People say to me 'I don't like jazz' and I reply 'oh , you don't like Ella Fitzgerald then?' and they say 'Yes I love Ella Fitzgerald' - well that is jazz. "What I like about Rye is that it showcases the more ...

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  2. Danisa Fagan and the Pablo Maitia Trio to perform at The National HotelRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... n sings in English, Spanish, French and Portuguese and counts among her favorite singers Billie Holliday and Ella Fitzgerald.

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  3. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Critically Acclaimed Jazz Artist Changamira(C) Releases Newest Album, Titled LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | All About Jazz

    ... and angelic" voice (Afro). AllAboutJazz.com, who compares ChangamirAfA to Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald, writes, "It's difficult to nail down just what makes her voice so darn compelling. Maybe it's the comfort and familiarity, maybe the ...

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  4. The images of the Great War made a bigger impression each time they were shown at Bilston Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Black Country Bugle

    ... Chaplin, Ellen Terry and Henry Irving to follow suite, and in later years Marlene Dietrich and singer Ella Fitzgerald would grace the boards at the Grand. But no performance or speech at the Grand Theatre could have been more important than the one ...

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  5. Ronald Koch, 80, WoosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Record

    ... was especially a fan of Michael Simon in Cleveland. He enjoyed jazz and big band music immensely, especially Ella Fitzgerald, Maynard Ferguson, Duke Ellington, to mention a few. He was fortunate enough to have attended many jazz concerts, over the ...

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  6. 6 Reasons Lady Gaga's Jazz Album Makes SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | MTV

    ... City, went to art school and worked the scene - a scene that had produced big names like Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald, among other iconic American musicians. Gaga, a.k.a. Stephani Germanotta, in her first photo shoot: "Since I was 13, I've been ...

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  7. Westport Arts Center kicks off a new Performing Artists Season on Sept.7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Westport News

    ... Photo: Contributed Photo Nicole Pasternak and her jazz quartet will pay tribute to Billie Holliday and Ella Fitzgerald on Nov.2. Photo: Contributed Photo The Juilliard String Quartet will return to Westport to close the Westport Arts Center's ...

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  8. First Listen: Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett's 'I Can't Give You Anything But Love'Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... iconic tune that has been recorded by such luminaries as Louis Armstrong , Duke Ellington , Billie Holliday, Ella Fitzgerald , Judy Garland , and Rufus Wainwright ! Cheek To Cheek features classic jazz standardssung by Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett in ...

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  9. Lady Gaga Drops A New Tony Bennett Duet: Brace For Maximum Jazz HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MTV

    ... You Anything But Love" has been recorded by the likes of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Billie Holliday, Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, and, more recently, Rufus Wainwright. For their version, Gaga and Bennett open with a little high hat and an ...

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  10. Norwich singer Nina Baker launches debut album as touching tribute to grandfatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Evening News

    ... him in mind, as I wanted to do something which would keep his memory alive." Inspired by the smooth tones of Ella Fitzgerald and Nina Simone, the self-produced album is a "piano-led fusion of pop, rock, jazz and classical" - with Nina's distinctive ...

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  11. Concert review: Jazz and Chinese music fireworks by SCO, Brubeck Brothers QuartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Straits Times

    ... halant air that only jazz people know how. In My One Bad Habit Is Falling In Love, the title from a quote by Ella Fitzgerald, his trombone poured out the moody blues, contrasted by the heady procession of tunes in The Basie Band Is Back In Town.

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  12. Posh blond X-Factor hopeful tipped for glory after wowing Simon Cowell with her sultry vocalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... her voice and tone. She has a very blues, jazzy kind of style which really made her stand out. And with Ella Fitzgerald as one of her musical inspirations and Marilyn Monroe one of her style icons, she appears to have the right mix to take this ...

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  13. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Jazz Songstress Natalie Jean Releases Fiery New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | All About Jazz

    ... such as A'You Are My Everything" and A'My Man." Inspired by Lena Horne, Celine Dion, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald, her beautiful voice and melodies will surely leave you wanting for more! Be sure to check her out live in upcoming shows near ...

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  14. Jazz Duo AlbumsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... -- Oscar Peterson and Count Basie, Jumpin' at the Woodside (two pianos) -- Easy Living, Joe Pass & Ella Fitzgerald (guitar and voice) -- Tommy Emmanuel and Martin Taylor, Bernie's Tune (two guitars) In particular, I like these albums/recordings ...

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  15. Maggie Rose to Play Metropolitan Room, 8/31Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... singer around Boston but is now about to take NYC by storm. Influenced by Billie Holiday , June Christy, Ella Fitzgerald , and the young Doris Day , Maggie Rose with be joined by Marta Sanchez on the Piano, Diego Porchile on the Guitar, RIchard ...

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  16. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Jazz Songstress Releases Fiery New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | All About Jazz

    ... such as A'You Are My Everything" and A'My Man." Inspired by Lena Horne, Celine Dion, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald, her beautiful voice and melodies will surely leave you wanting for more! Be sure to check her out live in upcoming shows near ...

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  17. Wait, Did Lady Gaga Tease Two New Songs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | MTV

    ... Time We Say Goodbye" can be heard in the background. The Cole Porter tune has been covered by jazz legend Ella Fitzgerald, among others, and would fit perfectly on Cheek To Cheek 's track listing. I wouldn't be surprised if Gaga was listening to a ...

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  18. Jazz Songstress Releases Fiery New AlbumRead the original story

    Monday Aug 11 | Mi2n

    ... such as 'You Are My Everything' and 'My Man.' Inspired by Lena Horne, Celine Dion, Billie Holiday, and Ella Fitzgerald, her beautiful voice and melodies will surely leave you wanting for more! Be sure to check her out live in upcoming shows near ...

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  19. Park Slope BarberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Jeremiah's Vanishing New York

    ... in Park Slope. On a weekday morning, the Fiumefreddo brothers' Park Slope Barber shop is quiet and easy. Ella Fitzgerald sings from the speakers, followed by Sarah Vaughan. "Hey," says the barber, "this one could give Ella a run for her money. Her ...

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  20. Melanie O'Reilly brings Celtic jazz to Berkeley's Starry PloughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 8 | Examiner.com

    ... Feis Ceol competitions. By age 11, she was immersing herself in the rhythms and scat improvisations of Ella Fitzgerald as well as the music of other jazz giants such as Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Miles Davis and Dizzy Gillespie. Closer to home, ...

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