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My Favourite Things - Dee Dee Bridgewater

Page added Nov 1, 2012 Updated Aug 28, 2014

A fantastic interview with Grammy winning vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater, who talked to Gerry Koster about some of her favourite tunes.


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Dee Dee Bridgewater's favourite things

1.' Four Women' Nina Simone
CD: Wild Is The Wind (Mercury 846892-2)

2. 'Bitches Brew' Miles Davis
CD: Bitches Brew (Columbia C2K65774)

3. 'Dr. Feelgood' Aretha Franklin
CD: The Best Of... (Atlantic 756781280-2)

4. 'DeMissènw' Dee Dee Bridgewater
CD: Red Earth (DDB Records B0009091-02)

5. 'When I'm Called Home' Abbey Lincoln
CD: You Gotta Pay The Band (Verve 511110-2)

Interview: June 6, 2012
2012 Melbourne International Jazz Festival
Presenter: Gerry Koster
Audio no longer availabe due to copyright restrictions


Nov 9, 2012. 2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Artist Biography


Dee Dee Bridgewater (born May 27, 1950) is an American jazz singer. She is a three-time Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter, as well as a Tony Award - winning stage actress and host of National Public Radio's syndicated radio show JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater. She is a United Nations Ambassador for the Food and Agriculture Organization.

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