Three High Priestesses of the Jazz Vocal Tradition, all born during the month of April: Billie Holliday on April 7th, Carmen McRae on April 8th, and Ella Fitzgerald on April 25th — here’s to the Ladies.
Lover, Come Back To Me on Billie’s Fine and Mellow: Golden Classics, followed by Bewitched, Bothered, and Bewildered on Ella’s First Lady Of Song , and Suddenly In Walked Bud on Carmen’s Dream Of Life
We close out with Darn That Dream on Jazz ‘Round Midnight: Billie Holiday
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