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Annie Ross

Annie Ross has been an abundant contributor to the art of jazz for over 50 years. Born in the UK, she has been a permanent resident of the USA for many years and a US citizen since 2001. The following are some highlights of what has been a long and illustrious career in jazz:

Annie Ross is one of the pioneers of vocalese and the composer of “Twisted”, one of the most well known examples of that art, as well as “Farmers Market”, “Jackie” and many others. A founding member of Lambert, Hendricks and Ross, considered the greatest jazz vocal ensemble of all time, her influence is present in all subsequent practitioners of vocalese. “Twisted“ has been recorded by a host of vocalists, including some not normally associated with jazz, including Joni Mitchell and Bette Midler.

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Albums

To Lady with Love
To Lady with Love
Red Anchor Records
2014
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Annie Ross Live in London
Annie Ross Live in...
Harkit Records
2005
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[no cover]
Live In London
Melonball Records
2003
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[no cover]
Music Is Forever
Melonball Records
1996
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[no cover]
Like Someone In Love
Melonball Records
1983
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[no cover]
Straight On Till...
Melonball Records
1972
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