Jazz Icons: Anita O’Day Live in '63 & '70 13 years old

Anita O’Day boasts two wonderful concerts from 1963 and 1970 that present the “jazz singer supreme” in impeccable form. O’Day’s horn-based approach to singing is in full effect throughout both shows including stand-out renditions in each show of audience favorites “Tea For Two” and “Sweet Georgia Brown” (both reprised from her triumphant appearance at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival.) Two wonderful concerts from 1963 and 1970 that present the jazz singer supreme in impeccable form. O'Day's horn-based approach to singing is in full effect throughout both shows including stand-out renditions in each show of audience favorites Tea for Two and Sweet Georgia Brown (both reprised from her triumphant appearance at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival.) This DVD is a fitting testimony to one of jazz music's true originals and shows unequivocally why she is ranked in the top tier of vocalists along with Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan and Billie Holiday.

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Jazz Icons: Anita O’Day Live in '63 & '70 Cast

Name Character
Anita O'Day She was 103, 87 years old when she died as Anita O'Day

Jazz Icons: Anita O’Day Live in '63 & '70 Crew

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Jazz Icons: Anita O’Day Live in '63 & '70 (13 years)

  • Release day: Tuesday, October 27, 2009
  • Runtime: 53 minutes