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Jordan [née Dawson], Sheila (Jeanette )locked

  • Chadwick Jenkins

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(b Detroit, MI, Nov 18, 1928). American jazz singer and songwriter. Raised in Summerhill, PA, she returned to Detroit in the early 1940s and eventually formed a vocal trio, Skeeter, Mitch, and Jean (after her middle name), which performed versions of Charlie Parker arrangements and improvisations. In ...

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