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A Turtle's Dream

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A Turtle's Dream

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Abbey Lincoln
Producers:
Verve
genre:
Jazz

We gave it an A-

Abbey Lincoln, now in her 60s, is finally making records that capture her capabilities as a jazz singer-songwriter. Unhurried, sagacious, and original, she makes wise use of her limited vocal range on A Turtle’s Dream. At her most penetrating, as on ”Throw It Away,” she offers not just entertainment, but a kind of spiritual nourishment. A-

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