Bev Kelly

Kelly, Bev (Beverly Wolfe Kelly), vocalist, composer, vocal coach; b. Rittman, Ohio, 18 June 1934. She grew up in Troy, Ohio. Her father was Donald W. Wolfe, (1914-1984) and her mother was Dora Ruble Wolfe, (1915-1983). Her brother is Bill, b. 1938. At the age of five, she began studying classical piano, which she continued through high school.

At age fourteen, she began studying classical voice, which culminated into a four-year vocal scholarship at the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music. While at the Conservatory, Bev began her professional singing career with the Teddy Raymore Trio. The trio performed not only jazz, but comedy, show tunes and popular music, an invaluable learning experience, giving Bev a solid background in show business.

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Albums

Live At The Jazz Safari
Live At The Jazz...
Self Produced
2007
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Bev Kelly In Person
Riverside Records
1999
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Love Locked Out
Riverside Records
1985
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You Go To My Head
Riverside Records
1981
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Beverly Kelly Sings...
Riverside Records
1958
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