For the 1959 album originally titled Billie Holiday, see Last Recording. American jazz singer and songwriter. She successfully fought back, and Rich was arrested. Officials placed Eleanora in the House of the Good Shepherd under protective custody as a state witness in the rape case. Holiday was released in February 1927, when she was nearly twelve. She found a job running errands in a brothel, and she scrubbed marble steps and kitchen and bathroom floors of neighborhood homes. Around this time, she first heard the records of Louis Armstrong and Bessie Smith. The liner notes for this album were written partly by Gilbert Millstein of the New York Times, who, according to these notes, served as narrator of the Carnegie Hall concerts. Interspersed among Holiday's songs, Millstein read aloud four lengthy passages from her autobiography, Lady Sings the Blues.
BILLIE HOLIDAY, vocal, and LESTER YOUNG, tenor sax 01 Romance in the Dark (1940) 00:00 02 I’ll Never Fail You (1938) 02:14 03 Back in Your Own Backyard (1938. A highlight of the album is the gentle cornet playing of Nat Adderley behind Wilson, especially on "Save Your Love for Me" and on "The Old Country. Cannonball Adderley's swinging, boppish sax is heard to excellent effect throughout. Joe Zawinul's work behind Wilson on "The Masquerade Is Over" demonstrates that he is a talented, sensitive accompanist. Sarah Vaughan, The Divine One. Alcunhada de Divina do Jazz, Sarah modulava a melodia como se tocasse um instrumento, sua precisão vocal e seu ouvido acurado.
Watch the video for Lover Come Back to Me from Billie Holiday's All Of Me for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. Billie Holiday (Eleanora Fagan Gough, Philadelphia, PA, April 7, 1915 – New York City, NY, July 17, 1959) was an American jazz singer and songwriter. Nicknamed Lady Day by her loyal friend and musical partner Lester Young, Holiday was a highly original influence on jazz and pop singing. Her vocal style, strongly inspired by jazz instrumentalists, pioneered a new way of manipulating phrasing and tempo. Above all, she was admired for her deeply personal and intimate approach to singing.
Elegant Gentle Warm Wistful. Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan. 3 for 3: Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan & Ella Fitzgerald. Composer, Performer, Primary Artist, Vocals.
Misty (Sarah Vaughan/Billy Eckstine) 37. Unforgettable (Nat King Cole & Natalie Cole, Johnny Hartman) 38. I Get Along Without You Very Well (Billie Holiday, Chet Baker) 39. Fly Me To The Moon Frank Sinatra, Astrud Gilberto) 40. Peel Me A Grape (Anita O'Day, Diana Krall) 41. Georgia On My Mind (Ray Charles, Shirley Horn) 4. Easy Living (Billie Holiday, Sarah Vaughan) 48. Solitude (Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald) 49. A Night In Tunisia (Ella Fitzgerald, Lamberts, Hendrick, & Ross) 50.
Billie Holiday - Billie Holiday Collection Vol. 1 - Billie Holiday CD B5VG The Condition: Very Good. Time left: 5m 21s. Ships to: Worldwide.
|A1||–Billie Holiday||My Man|
|A2||–Billie Holiday||Lover Man|
|A3||–Billie Holiday||I Cover The Waterfront|
|A4||–Billie Holiday||Don't Explain|
|A5||–Billie Holiday||Them There Eyes|
|B1||–Sarah Vaughan||East Of The Sun|
|B2||–Sarah Vaughan||Signing Of|
|B3||–Sarah Vaughan||No Smokes|
|B4||–Sarah Vaughan||What More Can A Woman Do?|
|B5||–Sarah Vaughan||Mean To Me|
NotesA1, A2, A5: Billie Holiday (vocal); Unknown (trumpet); Buster Harding (piano); John Fields (base); Marquis Foster (drums). Storyville Club, Boston, October 29, 1951.
A3, A4: Billie Holiday (vocal) with unknown accompaniment. c. 1951.
B1, B2, B3: Sarah Vaughan (vocal); Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet); Aaron Sachs (clarinet); Georgie Auld (tenor sax); Leonard Feather (piano); Chuck Wayne (guitar); Jack Lesberg (bass); Morey Field (drums). New York City, December 31, 1944.
B4, B5: Sarah Vaughan (vocal); Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet); Charlie Parker (alto sax); Flip Phillips (tenor sax); Nat Jaffe (piano); Bill DeArango (guitar); Curley Russell (bass); Max Roach (drums). New York City, May 25, 1945.
|EMBCD 3408||Billie Holiday & Sarah Vaughan||Billie Holiday & Sarah Vaughan - Back To Back (CD, Comp)||Ember Records||EMBCD 3408||UK||1999|