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Anne Sofie von Otter

Anne Sofie von Otter is a respected mezzo-soprano known on her behalf versatility in operatic jobs, her interesting recital options, and her willingness to consider vocal dangers. Her dad was a Swedish diplomat whose profession took the family members to Bonn, London, and back again to Stockholm while Anne Sofie …

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Abbe Lane

Dubbed “the swingingest sexpot in display business” within a 1963 magazine account, va-va-voom pop singer Abbe Lane continues to be best remembered on her behalf marriage to bandleader Xavier Cugat, whose impact extended over the group of Latin jazz-inspired LPs she documented for RCA. Delivered Abigail Francine Lassman in Brooklyn, …

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Stargazers

Created in 1949, the Stargazers progressed into Britain’s most popular vocal group in the first 50s. The initial line-up comprised Dick Wayne, Cliff Adams, Marie Benson, Fred Datchler and Ronnie Milne. They 1st attracted interest on radio programs like the Derek Roy Display and The Family members Hour, later shifting …

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Mindy Carson

An intermittent duet partner with Guy Mitchell and a single designer in her personal correct, vocalist Mindy Carson was functioning like a secretary whenever a nightclub supervisor convinced her to begin with singing professionally. She found function around NY, and in the middle-’40s produced her radio debut on the display …

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Kate Smith

The “Songbird from the South,” vocalist Kate Smith was perhaps one of the most popular stars from the pre-World War II era; she continues to be best remembered on her behalf definitive version from the patriotic anthem “God Bless America,” which became popular on a minimum of three separate events. …

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Michael Feinstein

Vocalist/pianist Michael Feinstein was both a perfect motivator and a beneficiary of the renewed curiosity about pre-rock popular music that were only available in the 1980s, a craze that also present Linda Ronstadt offering an incredible number of copies of albums of traditional pop made out of conductor Nelson Riddle …

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Reneé Olstead

By age 14, Reneé Olstead had currently amassed a summary of credits that could prompt an envious reaction from almost any adult. Her looks in hit movies and television applications plus a major-label music debut possess practically produced her a veteran in the entertainment globe. Given birth to in Houston, …

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Michael Barr

Composer Michael Barr teamed with lyricist Dion McGregor to writer some modern cabaret staples recorded by performers which range from Barbra Streisand to Blossom Dearie. Delivered in Vincennes, IN, on January 2, 1927, Barr relocated to NEW YORK in the middle-’50s — generally there he was released to McGregor by …

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Michael Kaeshammer

After studying classical piano for seven years in his German homeland, a 13-year-old Kaeshammer (pronounced “case-hammer”) discovered boogie-woogie mainly because played simply by Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, Pete Johnson, and Pinetop Smith. In 3 years, the teenager wunderkind was playing boogie-woogie piano in night clubs, concerts, and celebrations around …

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Merv Griffin

Music may not be the very first thing you imagine of when somebody mentions talk present web host and entrepreneurial powerhouse Merv Griffin, but he earns more in royalties from his tv themes than most music artists do off their entire catalog. Blessed in San Mateo, CA, Griffin got his …

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