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Mel Tormé In The Studio

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Gene Kelly's iconic performance in Singin' in the Rain was informed by the rhythms of jazz. MGM Studios/Hulton Archive hide caption

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Mel Tormé: The 'Velvet' Voice of Jazz

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Torme Gets Hip to 'Zaz Turned Blue'

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