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The Life & Times of Myra Taylor
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TitleThe Life & Times of Myra Taylor
Extended TitleMyra Taylor 1917-2011
AbstractArticle reflects on the life and career of jazz singer Myra Taylor (94), who died December 9, 2011. Taylor's singing career spanned 80 years, during which time she performed and recorded with many jazz legends. As a teenager in the early 1930s, Taylor was a regular performer in clubs in the 18th & Vine district. Her career took her to Chicago, California, and Europe, before returning to Kansas City in 1994.
AuthorMarc Sheforgen
DateFebruary 2012
SourceBlues News
LocationMVSC Q 781.643 K165
PublisherKansas City Blues Society, Inc.
Page4-5
SubjectJazz singers
Local SubjectTaylor, Myra
IllustrationsYes
Item TypeMagazine Article
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CONTENTdm number40325
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