American jazz singer. Betty Bennett (October 23, 1921 – April 7, 2020) was an American jazz and big band singer. Bennett was born in October 1921 in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States. Her first major signing was with the Claude Thornhill band in 1946, the band in which her husband, bassist Iggy Shevak, was playing.
Betty Bennett. American jazz singer, born October 23, 1921 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Died April 7, 2020 in San Diego, CA. Bennett's first marriage was to the jazz bassist Iggy Shevak. Her second marriage was to André Previn (1952-1957). She later married Mundell Lowe .
10/12/2019 · In October, Betty Bennett celebrated her 98th birthday and is now beset with financial difficulties. A spirited and stylish singer, she sang with swing era bands, bop groups, and had a distinctive touch with classic popular songs. She was born 23 October 1921, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Betty Bennett. + Follow Artist. An experienced, sometimes sultry singer, Betty Bennett also studied piano while attending Drake University. She sang with Georgie Auld in 1943, then performed in a number of bands after completing time in the navy in 1945. These included orchestras led by Claude Thornhill, Alvino Rey, Charlie Ventura, Woody Herman, ...
14/04/2020 · After her long career as a singer, Betty Bennett Lowe, who passed away on April 7, 2020, spent a lot of time reading and created a large library in her Tierrasanta home. (Courtesy photo)
12/04/2021 · A skilled, sometimes sultry singer, Betty Bennett also studied piano while going to Drake School. She sang with Georgie Auld in 1943, after that performed in several rings after completing amount of time in the navy in 1945. These included orchestras led by Claude Thornhill, Alvino Rey, Charlie Ventura, Woody Herman, Charlie Barnet and Stan Kenton.
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