Marilyn Maye http://wrti.org en Marilyn Maye: jazz singer http://wrti.org/post/marilyn-maye-jazz-singer-0 <p>Jill Pasternak talks to the legendary jazz cabaret singer during an encore broadcast originally aired in June. Maye's career has been multi-faceted, including 76 appearances on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, singing alongside jazz icon Ella Fitzgerald, and performing at jazz clubs in NYC from the Copacabana to Birdland.</p> <p>Discovered by Steve Allen in a Kansas City nightclub almost five decades ago, she went on to sing for Princess Grace in Monaco, with Peter Nero and the Philly Pops, and at Lincoln Center.</p> <p>After one of her performances on his show, Johnny Carson said to the audience, "And that, young singers, is the way it's done."</p> Sat, 30 Aug 2008 15:26:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 2012 at http://wrti.org Marilyn Maye: jazz singer Marilyn Maye, jazz singer http://wrti.org/post/marilyn-maye-jazz-singer <p>Jill Pasternak talks to the legendary jazz cabaret singer, who is in Philadelphia at the Prince Music Theater from June 11 to 15.</p> <p>Maye's career has been multi-faceted, including 76 appearances on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, singing alongside jazz icon Ella Fitzgerald, and performing at jazz clubs in NYC from the Copacabana to Birdland.</p> <p>Discovered by Steve Allen in a Kansas City nightclub almost five decades ago, she went on to sing for Princess Grace in Monaco, with Peter Nero and the Philly Pops, and at Lincoln Center. </p> <p>After one of her performances on his show, Johnny Carson said to the audience, "And that, young singers, is the way it's done."</p> Sat, 14 Jun 2008 14:22:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 1978 at http://wrti.org Marilyn Maye, jazz singer