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9 thoughts on “ When Day Is Done - Mildred Bailey - Her Greatest Performances 1929 - 1946 Volume One (Vinyl, LP) ”

  1. American singer and band leader, who started her career in in the orchestra of Paul Whiteman, where she met her later (and third) husband Red Norvo. She was Whiteman's popular female vocalist through , when she left the band over salary disagreements and became jazz singer in her own right known as "The Queen of Swing", "The Rockin.
  2. An early jazz singer with a sweet voice, Mildred Bailey balanced a good deal of popular success with a hot jazz-slanted career that saw her billed as Mrs. Swing (her husband, Red Norvo, was Mr. Swing).Born Mildred Rinker in Washington state in , Bailey began performing at an early age, playing piano and singing in movie theaters during the early '20s.
  3. Bailey was born Mildred Rinker on a farm in rural Tekoa, Washington. Her mother Josephine was a member of the Coeur d'Alene people and a devout Roman Catholic. Bailey's great-grandfather, Bazil Peone, was a well known head speaker and song leader of .
  4. Find Mildred Bailey credit information on AllMusic. Mrs. Swing, blueswoman of the s & '40s, her fragile, uncloying, sweet-toned voice belied her ample proportions.
  5. An early jazz singer with a sweet voice, Mildred Bailey balanced a good deal of popular success with a hot jazz-slanted career that saw her billed as Mrs. Swing (her husband, Red Norvo, was Mr. Swing). Born Mildred Rinker in Washington state in , Bailey began performing at an early age, playing piano and singing in movie theaters during the early '20s. By , she was the headlining act.
  6. Mildred Bailey: The Rockin' Chair Lady - Her 52 Finest Mildred Bailey. out of 5 stars Audio CD VINYL LP! Mildred Bailey: Mildred Bailey! Everest Records Archive Of Folk & Jazz Music Release! Mildred Bailey is an excellent voice from the period and is one of my favorite jazz singers she's in a class with Holliday 5/5(8).
  7. View all records by Mildred Bailey for sale on CDandLP in LP, CD, 12inch, 7inch format.
  8. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Her Greatest Performances () - Mildred Bailey on AllMusic - This three-LP box set (which deserves to be 9/
  9. Mildred Bailey covered Sometimes, Georgia on My Mind, Willow Tree, My Song - This Is the Missus - Life Is Just a Bowl of Cherries - That's Why Darkies Were Born and other songs. Mildred Bailey originally did Tears in My Heart, Sometimes, Georgia on My Mind, Willow Tree and other songs.

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