CD

A song for you

Greetje Kauffeld (performer), Dig d'Diz (performer)
Title
A song for you
Performer
Greetje Kauffeld  (zangstem) Dig d'Diz
Publisher
Dig Diz Music, 2017
1 cd
Playing time
00:47:45
EAN
0680596925576
CDR
JFX6288
Placing suggestion
73 - Jazz (NBLC) J1 - Jazz (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

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About Greetje Kauffeld

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Greetje Kauffeld (born 26 November 1939) is a Dutch jazz singer and Schlager musician.

Biography

Greetje Kauffeld was born in Rotterdam. As a child she sang hits by popular American singers and participated in school choir. When she was thirteen, she sang in a band for a Radio Hilversum competition. Later, the family moved to Zeeland. At sixteen, she was lead singer of the Skymasters, a popular band which performed on radio and in concert tours. Since the orchestra also accompanied de:Evelyn Künneke, de:René Carol, Rudi Schuricke and Fred Bertelmann, she came into contact with pop stars of the time. At the Festival della Canzone in Venice, de:Erwin Lehn invited the band to perform at his radio station, the South German Radio in Stuttgart. He made several recordings with her.

In 1961 de:Heinz Gietz heard her singing during a performance in the Stuttgart Liederhalle and gave her a record contract. She also played in the Ger…Read more on Wikipedia