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Sepia Saturday

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Jazz singers, quintessentially American. Here are a few legends.

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Billie Holiday, Library of Congress, 1947

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Nat King Cole, Library of Congress 1947

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Sarah Vaughan, Library of Congress, 1947

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5 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Scotsue
    Jan 29, 2017 @ 09:12:39

    Striking photographs of legendary singers

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  2. La Nightingail
    Jan 29, 2017 @ 12:54:30

    Some great jazz voices here! Well done.

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  3. Mike Brubaker
    Jan 29, 2017 @ 20:18:49

    The odd angles, the lighting, the closeups set the mood. I think the jazz age was when photographers really began to make art with photography.

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  4. hmchargue
    Jan 29, 2017 @ 21:45:48

    Great photo choices. My favorite is the one of Billie, wailing.

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  5. Little Nell
    Jan 30, 2017 @ 07:27:49

    One of my own favourites there, Nat King Cole.

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