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The Sacramento Bee
Legendary balladeer Johnny Mathis celebrates 61 years of performing with Sacramento showfrom the ’40s,” said Mathis. “There were the ones that I absolutely treasured,
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
from the ’40s,” said Mathis. “There were the ones that I absolutely treasured, people like Nat Cole and Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan. But my voice, I started out as a tenor, and it still retains a lot of the high stuff. But vocally I learned... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Broadway heavyweights boost chances for Valley native’s playZane Mark and musical director Darryl Ivey. Goldsberry will play the roles of
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 6 days ago
Zane Mark and musical director Darryl Ivey. Goldsberry will play the roles of legendary jazz vocalists Lena Horn, Sarah Vaughan and Billie Holliday; Lewis will play the role of Duke Ellington. Zellers is understandably excited about his... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Bessie Smith Cultural Center presents Zydeco ambassador Terrance SimienParish. In 1983, at the age of 18, Simien began touring professionally, and by
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
Parish. In 1983, at the age of 18, Simien began touring professionally, and by 20, shared the stage with Fats Domino and Sarah Vaughan at the Bern Jazz Festival. His career exploded after that. Now he and his band have performed more than 7,000... Read more
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Boston Globe
A dream dashed, now deferred, due to a depositI have confidence that Jengelley will succeed, maybe even following in the foot
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
I have confidence that Jengelley will succeed, maybe even following in the footsteps of her hero, the legendary jazz singer Sarah Vaughan. “I’m very motivated,” she told me, emphasizing her determination to become the first in her family to go to... Read more
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Daily Mail
Historically black beaches that broke barriersBeach Due to its heightened popularity, most who frequented Carr's simply refe
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Beach Due to its heightened popularity, most who frequented Carr's simply referred to it as 'The Beach'. Jazz singer Sarah Vaughan touted her pipes at another August 1956 broadcast As the Civil Rights movement picked up steam in the 1960s,... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sheila Jordan and Paul Marinaro energize Jazz Festso many of last year’s seniors have headed off to college. Even so, the ensembl
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
so many of last year’s seniors have headed off to college. Even so, the ensemble showed remarkable subtlety and control in Sarah Vaughan and Sammy Nestico’s “A Song for Sarah” and brought forth a promising new talent: singer Sydney Jackson, a... Read more
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NJ.com
Introducing SZA, the most exciting N.J. songstress to emerge in yearsSarah Vaughan, Dionne Warwick, Whitney Houston, and Lauryn Hill were all dazzli
NJ.com / Posted 24 days ago
Sarah Vaughan, Dionne Warwick, Whitney Houston, and Lauryn Hill were all dazzling, insistent talents who stood toe-to-toe with New Jersey's leading music men and informed the world that our state was more than just Springsteen, Sinatra and Bon... Read more
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Arts Journal
Jazz Singer Cecile McLorin SalvantFOR some reasons, I typically have trouble with jazz singers after, oh, Sarah V
Arts Journal / Posted 27 days ago
FOR some reasons, I typically have trouble with jazz singers after, oh, Sarah Vaughan or Abbey Lincoln. There may have been some great ones over the last two decades, but most of the time I’d rather listen to a pianist or horn player. But when the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Cécile McLorin Salvant looks for the contradictions in jazzkid, she was frightened: “Late in life, her voice was that of a scary witch.”
Los Angeles Times / Posted 28 days ago
kid, she was frightened: “Late in life, her voice was that of a scary witch.” Salvant later came around and found Holiday, Sarah Vaughan, Bessie Smith and others to be major inspirations. But the teenage Salvant was drawn more immediately by... Read more

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