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'Beautiful Yesterday' from Dayna Kurtz

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'Beautiful Yesterday' from Dayna Kurtz

'Beautiful Yesterday' from Dayna Kurtz

'Beautiful Yesterday' from Dayna Kurtz

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Singer Dayna Kurtz has a new CD called Beautiful Yesterday is a mixed bag of contemporary material. Included are songs by Duke Ellington and Leonard Cohen, Billie Holliday and Prince. Critic Jim Fusilli says that although Kurtz overreaches at times, her voice and interpretations are haunting and brimming with maturity.

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