Great artist, good recording at a good price. I remember really being moved by a Sarah Vaughn ballad done on a video once. What can one say that has not already been said? Labels. The Verve Years 1957-1962: A Collection Of Her Finest Recordings (CD) Halfway through disc 1 I paused to order 2 other different sets! Four Classic Albums Plus (Anita O`Day And Billy May Swing Rodgers And Hart/Anita O`Day & The Three S - O'Day, Anita, Four Classic Albums: Anita Sings the Most/The Lady Is a Tramp/An Evening With Anita O'Day/This Is Anita. O'Day is one of the very best, as several reviewers say. Audio CD, Box set, Import, November 29, 2013. We saw the Anita O'Day video and that sparked my interest. I'm pretty new as an Anita fan. Derived from my personal collection "All The Sad Young Men." The Verve Years 1957 - 1962 (CD) Anita O'day. Please try again. The trumpet player was Conrad Gozzo, who died a few years later from a heart attack, aged only 42. For the Record …. Please try again. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. O’Day joined Stan Kenton’s band for a year in 1944, scoring a million-seller with "And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine," and topping Down Beat and Esquire magazine polls in ’44 and ’45. On 20 December 1956, Anita O'Day tackled the Jerome Kern composition... 'Let's Begin' for her Verve Records album 'Pick Yourself Up with Anita O'Day'. ... Year Album Label … Top subscription boxes – right to your door, Four Classic Albums: Anita Sings the Most/The Lady Is a Tramp/An Evening With Anita O'Day/This Is…, © 1996-2021, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Reviewed in the United States on June 22, 2015. She was one of a kind and this set does justice to her output. It’s hard to … Whether you're an O'Day aficionado (as I am) or new to her, this is a dynamite package. Anita O'Day was a "singer's singer," a devotee of Billie Holliday and other jazz singers who was no "belter" but a fast-moving, highly nuanced vocalist who accomplished amazing things with her scat singing (truly a rival to the better-known Ella Fitzgerald) and interpretations of the standards. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. There's a problem loading this menu right now. Second, it is just as he and the other reviewers have said: these recordings are the best of this highly renowned jazz singer, at the peak of her career, which coincided with the peak of the Verve recordings. Label: Not Now Music ‎– NOT3CD125 The Jezebel of Jazz and the Queen of Bebop Vocals, Reviewed in the United States on July 29, 2016. Verve Records: 1956–1964 This time period brought O'Day to the attention of the Jazz world, making 14 records. Her drug busts, alcoholism, and heroin addiction gave her title “The Jezebel of Jazz,” but her talents were such that most people were willing to overlook her reputation for drugs and booze, and she recorded seventeen albums between 1952 and 1962. Reviewed in the United States on April 20, 2020. A collection of Anita O’Day’s finest Verve recordings, 1957-1962. Anita O ’ Day. High." Check out our wide selection of third-party gift cards. Norman[Granz] didn't see anything to get excited about in that. Indestructible! Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. is a 2006 studio album by the American jazz singer Anita O'Day. Anita O'Day: The Verve Years 1957-1962 3-CD Set MOB021250. one thing they don't mention is that these are good quality recordings, which is especially important for O'Day because one of her charms is her sometimes subtle and rapid diction and phrasing. Fabulous singer great phrasing, buy if you love jazz vocals, this girl can swing. 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