Creatively Speaking
4:35 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

The Legacy of Jazz Singer Shirley Horn

Born this month in 1934, Shirley Horn 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.

Listen to more of Susan's interview with contemporary jazz vocalist Phyllis Chapell, as they talk about Shirley Horn and her influence.

Find out more about Phyliss Chapell's upcoming performances.