Savoring Shirley Horn's Timeless Sound

Shirley Horn, in sunglasses and fur coat, peers over a balcony railing.

Shirley Horn: She was smooth, and cool, and in a class with Fitzgerald and Vaughan. Larry Busacca hide caption

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Jazz singer and pianist Shirley Horn's graceful career began in the 1960s, and lasted until her death this week at 71. Her voice and style put her in the ranks of Ella Fitzgerald and Sarah Vaughan.

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