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From Bessie to Brazil

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From Bessie to Brazil

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Susannah McCorkle
Producers:
Concord Jazz
genre:
POP, Jazz

We gave it a B

Susannah McCorkle has such complete (and justified) faith in her material on From Bessie to Brazil, she can move with aplomb from a slowly rockin’ 1920s Bessie Smith number, to a reflective, contemporary Rupert Holmes song, and on to sweet/sad Brazilian jazz. But letting jazz soloists like Randy Sandke and Rob Trowers play would have yielded a more colorful CD. B

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