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Jackie Allen

©Jackie Allen/Lorena Petani
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Genre: Jazz, Pop/Rock
Biography: A talented jazz singer based in the Chicago area, Jackie Allen grew up in Milwaukee and Madison. Part of a very musical family, she played French horn early on in addition to showing talent as a singer. She attended the University of Wisconsin, where she learned a great deal about jazz; among her teachers ...Read full biography
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Released: 1999
Label: Naxos
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Jackie Allen is a fine jazz singer from Chicago with an appealing voice, a solid sense of swing, and the ability to caress a melody. On this 1999 recording, she is joined by six of Los Angeles' top bop-based ...Read full review
Autumn Leaves
Released: 2001
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For piano/vocal duos to work well, there not only has to be a synergy between the performers, but also a feel for each other that can't be adequately expressed, except you know when it's there and when ...Read full review
More Jackie Allen albums: Main Albums (7), Singles & EPs (2)