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 1994

Billard, Francois
Les chanteuses de jazz
Lieu Commun, 1994, 289 p.


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  Adams, Faye (a. 1953-1954)   singer
  Alexandria, Lorenz (b. 1929)   singer
  Allen, Annisteen (b. 1920s)   big band singer, vocals
  Anderson, Ernestine Irene (b. 1928)   singer, vocals
  Anderson, Ivie (Marie) [Ivy] (b. 1905 d. 1949)   cast, singer
  Armstrong, Lil (b. 1902 d. 1971)   composer, lyricist
  Babs, Alice (b. 1924)   piano, singer
  Bailey, Mildred (b. 1907 d. 1951)   composer, singer
  Bailey, Pearl (Mae) (b. 1918 d. 1990)   cast, singer
  Baker, LaVern (b. 1929)   bass (instrument), rhythm & blues singer
  Bass, Fontella (b. 1940)   organ, piano
  Battlefield, Militia   jazz singer
  Bogan, Lucille (b. 1897 d. 1948)   blues singer
  Boudin, Sylvie   jazz singer
  Bridgewater, Dee Dee (b. 1950)   cast, jazz singer
  Brown, Ruth (b. 1928)   cast, jazz/blues diva
  Cain, Jackie [Jacqueline Ruth] (b. 1928)   singer, vocals
  Calloway, Blanche (b. 1902 d. 1978)   cast, singer
  Carlisle, Una Mae (b. 1918 d. 1956 a. 1941)   piano, vocals
  Carter, Betty (b. 1930)   singer, vocals
  Caumont, Elizabeth (a. 1989)   singer
  Chevalier, Simone   jazz singer
  Christy, June (b. 1925 d. 1990 a. 1953)   jazz singer, vocals
  Churchill, Savannah (b. 1919 d. 1974 a. 1947)   jazz singer, vocals
  Clayton, Jay (a. 1960s)   jazz singer, vocals
  Clementine   jazz singer
  Connor, Chris (b. 1927)   singer, vocals
  Cooper, Thelma (a. 1940s)   jazz singer
  Copeland, Martha (a. 1923-1928)   blues singer, vocals
  Croisille, Nicole (b. 1936)   interprete, vocals
  Davis, Kay (b. 1920)   singer
  Day, Micheline   jazz singer
  Dearie, Blossom (b. 1926)   piano, singer
  Douglas, Memphis Minnie [Minnie] (b. 1896 d. 1973)   guitar, vocals
  Dudziak, Urszula (b. 1943)   singer, vocals
  Fitzgerald, Ella (b. 1920 a. 1936)   composer, interprete
  Franklin, Aretha (b. 1942)   soul singer, vocals
  Fratellini, Annie (a. 1972)   composer
  Ginape, Viviane   jazz singer
  Grant, Leola "Coot" (b. 1893)   vaudeville entertainer, vocals
  Hall, Adelaide (Louise) (b. 1895)   cast, jazz singer
  Hall, Juanita (b. 1901 d. 1968)   cast, choir
  Handy, Flo   jazz singer
  Henderson, Rosa (b. 1896 d. 1968)   piano, singer
  Hill, Chippie (b. 1905 d. 1950)   singer
  Holiday, Billie (b. 1915 d. 1959)   musicisti, singer
  Hopkins, Linda (b. 1925)   cast, gospel singer
  Horn, Shirley (b. 1934)   ballad singer, piano
  Horne, Lena (b. 1917 a. 1943)   cast, singer
  Humes, Helen (b. 1913 d. 1981)   jazz singer, vocals
  Jackson, Mahalia (b. 1911 d. 1972)   gospel singer, vocals
  James, Etta (b. 1938)   rhythm & blues singer, vocals
  Johnson, Ella (b. 1923)   singer
  Johnson, Lil (a. 1929-1937)   jazz singer
  Johnson, Marline (a. 1937-1941)   jazz singer
  Johnson, Winnie [Wini] (a. 1941)   cast, dancer
  Jones, Etta (b. 1928)   singer
  Jones, Maggie (b. 1900)   piano, singer
  Jordan, Sheila (b. 1928)   jazz singer, vocals
  Kamoun, Martine   jazz singer
  Kelly, Beverly (b. 1934~)   jazz singer
  King, Morgana (b. 1930)   singer, actress
  King, Teddi (b. 1929 d. 1977)   singer, vocals
  Kral, Irene (b. 1932 d. 1978)   singer
  Krog, Karin (b. 1937)   singer, vocals
  Laine, Cleo (b. 1927)   cast, singer
  Lee, Jeanne (b. 1939)   singer
  Lee, Julia (b. 1902 d. 1958)   rhythm & blues singer, piano
  Lee, Peggy (b. 1920)   cast, composer
  Levitt, Stella (a. 1957)   jazz singer, vocals
  Lincoln, Abbey (b. 1930)   singer, vocals
  London, Julie (b. 1926)   singer, vocals
  Love, Anita   jazz singer
  Lundy, Carmen   jazz singer, vocals
  Lutcher, Nellie Rose (b. 1915)   jazz piano, piano
  McCall, Mary Ann (b. 1919)   singer, vocals
  McCoy, Viola (b. 1900 d. 1956)   kazoo, singer
  McRae, Carmen (b. 1922)   singer, vocals
  Merrill, Helen (b. 1930)   jazz singer, vocals
  Meyer, Amina Claudine   jazz singer
  Miles, Josie (a. 1922-1928)   jazz singer
  Miles, Lizzy (b. 1895 d. 1963)   singer, vocals
  Moore, Ada (a. 1950s)   jazz singer
  Moore, Marilyn (b. 1931)   singer
  Moore, Monette (b. 1902 d. 1962)   jazz singer
  Murphy, Rose [Chee Chee] (b. 1913 d. 1989)   jazz piano, vocals
  Newton, Lauren   jazz singer, Soloist: Sprecher
  Nichols, Maggie   jazz singer
  Nozati, Annick (a. 1984)   jazz singer
  O'Day, Anita (b. 1919)   singer, vocals
  Ouvrard, Patricia (a. 1989)   singer
  Page, Patti (b. 1927)   singer, vocals
  Phillips, Esther (b. 1935 d. 1984)   drummer, vocals
  Pierce, Sylvia (a. 1953)   jazz singer
  Reeves, Dianne (b. 1956)   jazz singer, vocals
  Renoir, Cathy   jazz singer
  Reys, Rita [Maria Everdina] (b. 1924)   singer, vocals
  Rivers, Mavis (b. 1930 a. 1945-1954)   singer
  Roche, Betty [Mary Elizabeth] (b. 1920)   singer, vocals
  Ross, Annie (b. 1930)   cast, singer
  Saltiel, Laurence   jazz singer
  Schaller, Christine   jazz singer
  Scott, Mabel (b. 1932~)   cast, jazz singer
  Serra, Peggy   jazz singer
  Sharrock, Linda (b. 1949)   singer
  Sherrill, Joya (b. 1927)   singer
  Simone, Nina (b. 1933)   piano, singer
  Sloane, Carol (b. 1937)   singer
  Smith, Bessie (b. 1894 d. 1937)   blues singer
  Smith, Clara (b. 1895 d. 1935)   singer
  Smith, Mabel Louise (b. 1924 d. 1972)   rhythm & blues singer
  Smith, Trixie (b. 1895 d. 1943)   blues singer, cast
  Snow, Valaida (d. 1956)   cast, trumpet
  Staton, Dakota (b. 1932)   singer, vocals
  Sullivan, Maxine (b. 1911 d. 1987)   cast, singer
  Tharpe, Rosetta (b. 1915 d. 1973)   cast, gospel singer
  Tilton, Martha (b. >1918 a. 1944-1950)   singer, vocals
  Tucker, Bessie   jazz singer
  Vaughan, Sarah (Lois) [Sassy] (b. 1924 d. 1990)   interprete, singer
  Voilaume, Evelyne   jazz singer
  Wallace, Sippie (b. 1898 d. 1986)   piano, singer
  Washington, Dinah (b. 1924 d. 1963)   blues singer, vocals
  Waska, Wanda   jazz singer
  Waters, Ethel (b. 1900 d. 1977)   actress, cast
  Waters, Patty (a. 1965)   singer
  West, Mae (b. 1892 d. 1980)   actress, author
  White, Georgia (b. 1903 d. 1980)   cast, piano
  White, Kitty (b. 1924)   singer
  Wiley, Lee (b. 1915 d. 1975)   composer, vocals
  Williams, Midge (b. 1908 d. 1940s)   jazz singer
  Wilson, Cassandra (b. 1955)   rhythm & blues singer
  Wilson, Edith (b. 1896 d. 1981)   cast, jazz singer
  Wilson, Nancy (Sue) (b. 1937)   singer, violin
  Wood, Gloria (a. 1943)   jazz singer

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