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Billie Holiday - Wikipedia

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Eleanora Fagan (April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959), professionally known as Billie Holiday, was an American jazz musician and singer-songwriter with a career spanning nearly thirty years. Nickname...

Mississippi Jazz Musician Lester (Prez) Young

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Biography and Major Works of Lester (Prez) Young, a Jazz Musician from ... MAJOR WORKS BIOGRAPHY TIMELINE RELATED WEBSITES BIBLIOGRAPHY  ...

Chronology - The University of Michigan Press

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1909 Lester Willis Young born in Woodville, Mississippi, August 27. Shortly after, the family moves to New Orleans. 1919– Young moves to Memphis, then to ...

Lester Young - Saxophonist Biography - Jazz - About.com

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Artist profile of saxophonist Lester Young. ... Born in Woodville, Mississippi in 1909, Lester Young played saxophone, violin, trumpet, and ... Jazz Music History - Jazz Music Timeline · Jazz Artist Profiles - Jazz Musician Biographies · Jazz ...

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Ironically, he actually played in the Young family band with Lester Young early on . Webster took Hawkins place in the Fletcher Henderson band and later ...

Billie Holiday - Singer - Biography.com

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Jul 8, 2014 ... Around this time, Holiday met and befriended saxophonist Lester Young, who was part of Count Basie's orchestra on and off for years. He even ...

Billie Holiday » The Official Website of Billie Holiday

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Fans; Photo; Video; Songs; Albums; Books/DVD; Bio; Timeline; Quotes ...... Holiday began working with Lester Young in 1936, who pegged her with her ...

Lester Young: Biography & Songs | Study.com

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In this lesson learn how Lester Young, who began his career by playing in his family's band and became a star in the Kansas City jazz scene. Read...

100 Essential Jazz Albums - The New Yorker

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May 19, 2008 ... Lester Young, “The Lester Young/Count Basie Sessions 1936-40” (Mosaic, 2008; ... Lester Young, “Kansas City Swing” (Definitive, 2004; tracks ...

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Lester Young @ All About Jazz

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Feb 13, 2014 ... Learn about and follow jazz musician Lester Young (Saxophone) at All About Jazz.

Lester Young: 100 Years - Forever Young - All About Jazz

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May 15, 2010 ... Lester Young: 100 Years - Forever Young jazz review by Chris Mosey, published on May 15, 2010. Find thousands reviews at All About Jazz!