Film, Video Dianne Reeves Interview

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Dianne Reeves Interview
Grammy Award-winning vocalist Dianne Reeves discusses her career and interpretations of Ella Fitzgerald's music. This interview was filmed in conjunction with Reeves' concert at the Library, "Dianne Reeves Sings Ella," a commemoration of Ella Fitzgerald's centennial. The Library of Congress holds the Ella Fitzgerald Collection.
Event Date
March 31, 2017
-  Larry Appelbaum is a senior music reference specialist in the music division of the Library of Congress.
-  Dianne Reeves is one of the preeminent jazz vocalists in the world today and has received the Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Performance for three consecutive recordings -- a Grammy first in any vocal category. Featured in George Clooney's six-time Academy Award-nominated "Good Night, and Good Luck," Reeves won her fourth of five Best Jazz Vocal Grammys for the film's soundtrack. Reeves has performed with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra conducted by Daniel Barenboim and the Berlin Philharmonic. She was the first creative chair for jazz for the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the first singer to ever perform at the famed Walt Disney Concert Hall and has performed at the White House on many occasions.
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1 hours 1 minutes 15 seconds
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