Table of contents for Sophisticated ladies : the great women of jazz / by Leslie Gourse ; illustrated by Martin French.

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Introduction: Bending the Notes -- PG. 4
Bessie Smith, the Blues --PG. 6
Ethel Waters, Stormy Weather-- PG.10
Mildred Bailey, Sweet and Pure --PG.14
Mabel Mercer, Talking a Song --PG.18
Billie Holiday, Matchless Lady Day-- PG. 22
Ella Fitzgerald, Simply the Best¿PG.26
Anita O'Day, Swinging Style¿PG.30
Peggy Lee, All There Is¿PG.34
Dinah Washington, Gospel and Blues¿PG.38
Sarah Vaughan, Pure Sass¿PG.42
Betty Carter, Pure Jazz¿PG.46
Rosemary Clooney, Everybody's Singer---PG.50
Cassandra Wilson, Soulful and Sensual¿PG.54
Diana Krall, In the Classic Mode¿PG.58
Biliography¿PG. 63
Discography¿PG. 64

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Women jazz singers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.