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Some Cats Know: Jeanie Bryson Sings Songs of Peggy Lee

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Some Cats Know: Jeanie Bryson Sings Songs of Peggy Lee

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Jeanie Bryson
Producers:
Telarc
genre:
Jazz

We gave it a B-

Peggy Lee admirers should warm to these engaging numbers recorded by Jeanie Bryson, the daughter of Dizzy Gillespie. Some Cats Know‘s jazz backing, featuring reedmen Paquito D’Rivera and Red Halloway, and Lee’s own guitarist, John Chiodini, is superb. But because Bryson phrases so much like Lee, she fails to establish her own identity. B-

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