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     Diane Schuur

Born: Dianne Joan Schuur on 1953 in Seattle, WA.
Genres: Jazz.
Styles: Vocal Jazz, Standards, Contemporary Jazz.
Instruments: Vocals, Piano

Diane Schuur, who has often been on the periphery of jazz, has the potential to be an important jazz singer although she still includes a large dose of pop tunes in her repertoire. Early in her career she had the tendency to screech in her upper register but with maturity that flaw has largely disappeared and she has become a very impressive singer. Blinded at birth due to a hospital accident, Schuur (who would later be nicknamed "Deedles") imitated singers as a child. She had her first gig at a Holiday Inn when just ten and originally sang country music. The turning point in her career occurred when she sang "Amazing Grace" at the 1979 Monterey Jazz Festival, greatly impressing Stan Getz. After Getz featured her singing at a televised concert from the White House in 1982, Schuur was signed to GRP and began recording regularly. Although her 1987 collaboration with the Count Basie Orchestra was a highpoint, Diane Schuur's recordings tend to be a mixed success from the jazz standpoint; hopefully her best work is still in the future

- Scott Yanow (All Music Guide)

Ресурсы сети, связанные с исполнителем:
musicians.allaboutjazz.com/musician.php?id=4141 Biography & articles on 'All About Jazz'
www.delafont.com/music_acts/Diane-Schuur.htm Biography by 'De La Font'
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diane_Schuur About from 'wikipedia'
en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Diane_Schuur About from 'wapedia.mobi' [mobile]
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CD коллекции, связанные с исполнителем:
  как основной исполнитель ...
 Diane Schuur - 'Blues For Schuur' - 1997, GRP, Ars Nova
 Diane Schuur - 'Diane Schuur And The Count Basie Orchestra' - 1987, GRP
 Diane Schuur - 'Friends For Schuur' - 2000, Concord Jazz
 Diane Schuur - 'In Tribute' - 1992, Ars Nova, GRP
 Diane Schuur - 'Midnight' - 2003, Concord Jazz
 Diane Schuur - 'Pure Schuur' - 1991, GRP
 Diane Schuur - 'Schuur Fire' - 2005, Concord, JVC Victor
 Diane Schuur - 'Swingin' For Schuur' - 2001, Concord Jazz
 Diane Schuur - 'Talkin' 'Bout You' - 1988, GRP
 Diane Schuur - 'Timeless' - 1986, GRP
  как основной соисполнитель ...
 B.B. King - 'Heart To Heart' - 1994, M&A Group, Planet Music

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