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Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: January 29, 1944

SALENA JONES (b. Joan Shaw)

A direct descendant of Crazy Horse, the Indian Sioux warrior, Joan Shaw was born in Newport News, Virginia, and began singing in church and school before making her debut on life's bigger stages.

As a very young teenager, Joan Shaw`s career began at Manhattan's legendary Harlem Apollo, when she won the amateur night singing “September Song”.

Joan grew up in New York in the company of musicians who would become the legends: Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Dizzie Gillespie, Bud Powell, Wes Montgomery, Chico Hamilton and Stan Getz - she met all these people, jamming with some of them, and began making demonstration records for artists like Peggy Lee, Brenda Lee and Lena Horne, before getting her own recording contract....
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Music

Featured recording “Love & Inspiration”

Love & Inspiration

Vin Gate Music
2008
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    Moment of Truth / Everybody's Talkin' About Selena Jones

    Vine Gate Music
    2006
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    Salena Fascinates

    Vine Gate Music
    1982
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    My Love

    Vine Gate Music
    1981
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    Where Peaceful Waters Flow

    Vine Gate Music
    1976
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    Imagine We Without You

    Vine Gate Music
    1975
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    Salena Jones With The Keith Mansfield Orchestra

    Vine Gate Music
    1971
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    The Moment Of Truth

    Vine Gate Music
    1969
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ANTONIO`S SONG with TOKYO PHILHARMONIC http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ShZzNxGNBk8 THE MAN I LOVE http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bf84XeYX9lE DUET - ANTONIO CARLOS JOBIM I WAS JUST ONE MORE FOR YOU http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkNFh3xI8ns MY LOVE (P McCARTNEY) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rrfw90nFJS8 AM I THE SAME GIRL (SOULFUL STRUT) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Euu8LYMZFl4 ... and many more on www.youtube.com

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