Nat King Cole Suite

Nat King Cole Suite

Nat King Cole Take A Look Around Nat King Cole Born on March 17, 1919, in Montgomery, Alabama, Nat King Cole was an American musician who first came to prominence as a jazz pianist. He owes most of his popular musical fame to his soft baritone voice, which he used to...
Ella Fitzgerald Suite

Ella Fitzgerald Suite

Ella Fitzgerald Take A Look Around Ella Fitzgerald Born in 1917, Ella Fitzgerald turned to singing after a troubled childhood and debuted at the Apollo Theater in 1934. Discovered in an amateur contest, she went on to become the top female jazz singer for decades. In...
Gwendolyn Bennett Suite

Gwendolyn Bennett Suite

Gwendolyn Bennett   Take A Look Around Gwendolyn Bennett Gwendolyn Bennett- (1902-1981) Poet, short-story writer, columnist, journalist, illustrator, graphic artist, arts educator, teacher and administrator on the New York City Works Progress Administration Federal...
Augusta Savage Suite

Augusta Savage Suite

Augusta Savage Take A Look Around Augusta Savage 1892-1962) An African-American sculptor who struggled with poverty and racist attitudes, Augusta Savage became a leading figure among African-American artists.  Born in Green Cove Spring Fl, she taught herself the art...
Billie Holiday Suite

Billie Holiday Suite

Billie Holiday Take A Look Around Jazz vocalist Billie Holiday was born April 7, 1915, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Considered one of the best jazz vocalists of all time, Holiday had a thriving career as a jazz singer for many years before she lost her battle with...