Dianne Reeves

Dianne Reeves

 

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Dianne Reeves (Detroit, October 23, 1956) is a Grammy-winning jazz singer.[1] Commentator Scott Yanow said of her, "A logical successor to Dinah Washington and Carmen McRae (although even she cannot reach the impossible heights of Ella and Sarah Vaughan), Reeves is a superior interpreter of lyrics and a skilled scat singer."[2]

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Good Night, and Good Luck
 
Good Night, and Good Luck is a 2005 historical drama film directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, George Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Patricia Clarkson and Jeff Daniels.
The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan
 
The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan is a 2001 studio album by Dianne Reeves, recorded in tribute to Sarah Vaughan.
A Little Moonlight
 
A Little Moonlight is an album by Dianne Reeves released in 2003.
When You Know
 
When You Know is an album by American jazz singer Dianne Reeves released in 2008.

Photos - Dianne Reeves39

Popular Albums20

Album Appearances & References27

Popular Songs1

Films1

Collaborators & Influencers15

Music-Related Relationships11

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Awards & Nominations1

Events1

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Spotify - Albums & Singles131

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Appears On28

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Top Tracks10

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

News Articles9

Dianne Reeves packs more than jazz tunes into her eclectic concert adventures
  –  June 22, 2017
Few jazz singers alive have the power, the vocal range, the assured delivery or the wide-ranging taste in repertoire that Dianne Reeves enjoys. In fact, is it still appropriate to call her a jazz singer? “Jazz was my foundation and jazz has given me the ...
Dianne Reeves: My influences taught me the power of music
  –  May 25, 2017
When he knew I wanted to be a jazz singer, he was the one who found instrumentalists ... He is a true gentleman. Dianne Reeves performs as part of Vivid Sydney at City Recital Hall, Sydney, on June 6 and at the closing night of the Melbourne International ...
Dianne Reeves among the NEA 2018 Jazz Masters
  –  June 14, 2017
Four artists have been awarded America's highest jazz honour America’s National Endowment of the Arts has named its Class of 2018 Jazz Masters - often referred to as the highest honour for a US jazz musician ... to vocalist Dianne Reeves; guitarist ...
Dianne Reeves packs more than jazz tunes into her eclectic concert adventures
  –  June 22, 2017
Few jazz singers alive have the power, the vocal range, the assured delivery or the wide-ranging taste in repertoire that Dianne Reeves enjoys. In fact, is it still appropriate to call her a jazz singer? “Jazz was my foundation and jazz has given me the ...
Howard Davis Review: True Versatility - Dianne Reeves
  –  June 12, 2017
This year, we got to enjoy three more stellar jazz performers - Bill Frisell, Dave Weckl, and Dianne Reeves. Dianne Reeves was born in 1956 in Detroit, but grew up in Denver among a naturally talented musical family - her father sang, her mother played ...
2018 NEA Jazz Masters Class Honorees Include Dianne Reeves, Pat Metheny
  –  June 12, 2017
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Jazz Masters award, which comes with a $25,000 prize, is widely described as United States' highest honor for jazz. Today, the NEA announced its four newest recipients of the prize: pianist Joanne Brackeen ...
Concert Review: Dianne Reeves - Wellington Jazz Festival
  –  June 11, 2017
When Dianne Reeves last visited Wellington in 2010, critic/reviewer Simon Sweetman described Reeves that night as "captivating, astonishing and amazing" and Friday night was no different. Entering stage right in a bright yellow dress with a maxi-coat of ...
Jazz diva Dianne Reeves changes the energy in her own Vivid light show
  –  June 7, 2017
AMERICAN jazz diva Dianne Reeves reckons the energy needs to be changed in the world at the moment so for her one-off appearance for Vivid at Angel Place she told her audience to forget what’s happening outside — “this is my living room”.
Dianne Reeves: My influences taught me the power of music
  –  May 25, 2017
George wanted me to sing live in the film – he understood that about jazz. He engaged with me the whole time. He is a true gentleman. Dianne Reeves performs as part of Vivid Sydney at City Recital Hall, Sydney, on June 6 and at the closing night of the ...

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