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Myra Taylor Will Celebrate Her 92nd Birthday
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TitleMyra Taylor Will Celebrate Her 92nd Birthday
AbstractProfile of legendary jazz vocalist Myra Taylor, who turns 92 years old on February 24, 2009. Taylor began her career in 1932 as a dancer and singer performing in clubs around 18th and Vine District St. She went on to become the featured vocalist for several orchestras and performed with Clarence Love, Jay McShann, Nat "King" Cole, and others. Taylor moved back to Kansas City in 1994 after nearly 30 years of touring and performing.
AuthorDawayne Gilley
DateFebruary/March 2009
SourceJAM (Jazz Ambassador Magazine)
LocationMVSC Q 781.65 J272
Volume23
Number1
Page14
See Also"The Everlasting Myra Taylor Turns 94," JAM, Feb./Mar. 2011, p. 11; "Falling in Love with Myra Taylor, 1917-2011." JAM, Feb./Mar. 2012, p. 8.
SubjectJazz singers
Jazz
Local SubjectTaylor, Myra
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeMagazine Article
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Item ID218774
CONTENTdm number38476
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