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Modern Tributes to a Timeless Talent

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English: Portrait of Billie Holiday in Down Be...

Billie Holiday was a soul singing sensation who captured real emotion with vocals that make you believe she meant every word. She said in an interview that she wanted her voice to be capable of producing sounds like a musical instrument, and when you listen to her sing, the way her voice varies, ripples and hovers on notes, it’s clear that she mimicked the sounds of a saxophone or trumpet with charismatic clarity; the only major difference was that she could also articulate the sentiment with words to give each song its substance. She was the leading player, laying her melody on top of the backing band’s arrangement of music, while also stepping aside at points to let them play on without her, as a show of appreciation and old-fashioned courtesy that defined the gentle, sophisticated character of jazz music. When she rejoins them they work together in an unfaltering…

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MANON KUBLER. PERIODISTA , ESCRITORA EN RETIRADA. A LA SAGA DE UNA NUEVA CRONICA. PREPARO MIS BALAS. EXPULSO MIS FUEGOS. AFINO MIS LLAGAS. AVANZO. ME DEMORO. VUELVO A AVANZAR. BUSCO ESTOMAGOS QUE SUJETEN TOXICOS Y EXTREMOS. AQUI ESTOY, A LA SAGA, VIVIA Y SOBREVIVIDA PARA LA ALEGRIA DE POCOS, SALUD MANON

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