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Robin McKelle Channels Music of a Different Era

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Robin McKelle Channels Music of a Different Era

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Robin McKelle Channels Music of a Different Era

Robin McKelle Channels Music of a Different Era

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'Introducing Robin McKelle'

Hear selections from the CD:

'Night and Day'

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'I've Got the World on a String'

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'The Lamp is Low'

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Robin McKelle is a jazz singer who brings new life to some old standards. Inspired by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra, this jazz singer sounds mature beyond her 30 years.

Robin McKelle brings new ideas to the great songs of the 1930s and '40s. robinmckelle.com hide caption

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With her new CD, Introducing Robin McKelle, McKelle says she wanted to "stay true to stylistically that '30s and '40s sound.

"I think it's very important to preserve the integrity of the music and to continue to perform this style of music because it is classic, it is timeless and it will be around forever," she says.

 

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Album
Introducing Robin McKelle
Artist
Robin McKelle
Label
Cheap Lullaby
Released
2006

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