Carmen McRae

Carmen McRae
Carmen McRae en 1980

Nom d' naissance Carmen Mercedes McRae
Né(e) l’ 8 d'avri 1922
Défuncté 10 éd novimbe 1994
Ginre musical Djazz, swing, bebop
Innées actives 1944-1993
Labels Decca, Verve Records, Atlantic, Novus

Carmen McRae ch'est ène canteuse éd djazz anméricaine nèe l' 8 d'avri 1922 à Harlem (New York) et pi défunctè l' 10 éd novimbe 1994.


DisquesModifier

  • A Foggy Day with Carmen McCrae (Stardust, 1953)
  • Carmen McRae (Bethlehem, 1955)
  • By Special Request (Decca, 1956)
  • Torchy! (Decca, 1956)
  • Blue Moon (Decca, 1956)
  • Boy Meets Girl with Sammy Davis Jr. (Decca, 1957)
  • After Glow (Decca, 1957)
  • Mad About the Man - Carmen McRae Sings Noel Coward (Decca, 1958)
  • Carmen for Cool Ones (Decca, 1958)
  • Birds of a Feather (Decca, 1958)
  • Porgy and Bess with Sammy Davis Jr. (Decca, 1959)
  • My Foolish Heart (Vocalion, 1969), compilation of Decca recordings
  • Book of Ballads (Kapp, 1959)
  • When You're Away (Kapp, 1959)
  • Performing Music from the Subterraneans by André Previn with Gerry Mulligan, McRae on one track (MGM, 1960)
  • Something to Swing About (Kapp, 1960)
  • Play Dave Brubeck's Points on Jazz with Gold and Fizdale (Columbia, 1961)
  • Tonight Only! with Dave Brubeck (Columbia, 1961)
  • Carmen McRae at the Flamingo Jazz Club a.k.a. In London (Ember (UK), 1961)
  • Carmen McRae Sings Lover Man and Other Billie Holiday Classics (Columbia, 1962)
  • Take Five Live with Dave Brubeck (Columbia, 1962)
  • The Real Ambassadors (Columbia Masterworks 1962)
  • Something Wonderful (Columbia, 1963)
  • Live at Sugar Hill San Francisco a.k.a. In Person (Time, 1963)
  • Bittersweet (Focus, 1964)
  • Second to None (Mainstream, 1964)
  • Haven't We Met? (Mainstream, 1965)
  • Woman Talk (Mainstream, 1966)
  • Alfie (Mainstream, 1966)
  • For Once in My Life (Atlantic, 1967)
  • Portrait of Carmen (Atlantic, 1968)
  • The Sound of Silence (Atlantic, 1968)
  • "Live" & Wailing (Mainstream, 1968), recorded 1965
  • Just a Little Lovin' (Atlantic, 1970)
  • Carmen McRae (Mainstream, 1971), recordings from 1965 and 1966
  • Carmen's Gold (Mainstream, 1971)
  • Carmen (Temponic, 1972)
  • The Great American Songbook: Live at Donte's (Atlantic, 1972)
  • Alive! (Mainstream, 1973), compilation of Woman Talk and Live & Wailing
  • It Takes a Whole Lot of Human Feeling (Groove Merchant, 1973), re-released combined with Ms. Jazz since 1975 as Velvet Soul
  • Ms. Jazz (Groove Merchant, 1974)
  • As Time Goes By - Carmen McRae Alone, Live at the Dug (Victor, 1974)
  • Live and Doin' It (Mainstream, 1974)
  • I Am Music (Blue Note, 1975)
  • Live at Century Plaza (Atlantic, 1975), recorded 1968
  • November Girl with Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band (Black Lion, 1975), recorded 1970
  • Can't Hide Love (Blue Note, 1976)
  • At the Great American Music Hall (Blue Note, 1977)
  • Ronnie Scott's Presents Carmen McRae Live (Pye, 1977)
  • Blue Note Meets the L.A. Philharmonic (Blue Note, 1978), four songs by McRae
  • Jazz Gala 79 a.k.a. Live at MIDEM (Personal Choice, 1979)
  • I'm Coming Home Again (Buddha, 1980)
  • Two for the Road with George Shearing (Concord Jazz, 1980)
  • Recorded Live at Bubba's (Who's Who in Jazz, 1981)
  • Ms. Magic (Accord, 1982), recorded 1978, also on re-release of I'm Coming Home Again, same sessions
  • Love Songs (Accord, 1982), like Ms. Magic
  • Heat Wave with Cal Tjader (Concord Jazz, 1982)
  • I Hear Music with Chris Connor (Affinity, 1983)
  • You're Lookin' at Me (A Collection of Nat King Cole Songs) (Concord Jazz, 1984)
  • Any Old Time (Denon, 1986)
  • The Carmen McRae-Betty Carter Duets (Great American Music Hall, 1988)
  • Fine and Mellow: Live at Birdland West (Concord Jazz, 1988)
  • Carmen Sings Monk (Novus, 1990), Grammy nominated
  • Sarah: Dedicated to You (Novus, 1991)
  • New York State of Mind: Live at Bird (Victor (Jp), 1992), recorded 1989
  • For Lady Day Volume 1 (Novus, 1995), recorded 1981
  • For Lady Day Volume 2 (Novus, 1995), recorded 1981
  • Everything Happens to Me (Jazz Hour, 1997), recorded live at Montreux Jazz Festival 1982
  • Dream of Life (Qwest, 1998), recorded 1989
  • Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday at Newport (Verve, 2001), recorded 1958, re-release with McRae
  • At Ratso's Volume 1 (Hitchcock Media, 2002), recorded 1976
  • At Ratso's Volume 2 (Hitchcock Media, 2002), recorded 1976
  • Live at Umbria Jazz (Egea, 2002), recorded live at Umbria Jazz Festival 1990
  • Marion McPartland's Piano Jazz (The Jazz Alliance, 2002), recorded 1985
  • Last Live in Tokyo (DVD, Nippon Crown, 2004), recorded 1989
  • I'm Coming Home Again (Essential Media 2008)

FilmsModifier

  • 1955: The Square Jungle - Herself
  • 1960: The Subterraneans - Herself
  • 1967: Hotel
  • 1985: McRae's rendition of You Took Advantage of Me backed the title credit sequence of Real Genius
  • 1986: Jo Jo Dancer, Your Life Is Calling

TélévisionModifier

  • 1976: Soul
  • 1976: Sammy and Company
  • 1979: Carmen McRae in Concert
  • 1979: Roots: The Next Generations
  • 1980: From Jumpstreet
  • 1981: At the Palace
  • 1981: Billie Holiday. A Tribute
  • 1982: L. A. Jazz