Shirley Horn http://wrti.org en The Legacy of Jazz Singer Shirley Horn http://wrti.org/post/legacy-jazz-singer-shirley-horn <p></p><p>Born this month in 1934,<strong> Shirley Horn </strong>studied classical music before turning to jazz in the 1950s. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, Horn became known for her distinctive singing, which she did most often from the keyboard.</p><p>http://youtu.be/vSL5AHhpi6U</p><p></p><p><a href="http://siorajazz.com/" target="_blank">Find out more about Phyliss Chapell's upcoming performances.</a></p> Mon, 12 May 2014 20:35:43 +0000 Susan Lewis 7210 at http://wrti.org The Legacy of Jazz Singer Shirley Horn Julian Lloyd Webber, cello; Shirley Horn, vocalist http://wrti.org/post/julian-lloyd-webber-cello-shirley-horn-vocalist <p>An encore broadcast of a fascinating hour with cellist Julian Lloyd Webber. His brother Andrew's hit musical Phantom of the Opera is in the spotlight, due to Julian's recording, with violinist Sarah Chang, of a double concerto for violin, cello and orchestra that uses themes from the stage work. Also, Jill spends some time in tribute to the great Shirley Horn.</p> Sat, 17 Jun 2006 13:08:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 1652 at http://wrti.org