Ships from and sold by C Lee Books. Ships from and sold by LOLOPRICESWOW. Some of the book can be considered self-congratulatory, and other parts reflect Torme's desire to set the record straight (and give some payback for past wrongs), but the book gives an articulate and thoughtful presentation of the life of someone who has been considered the greatest male jazz singer of the twentieth century.
It Wasn't All Velvet book. It Wasn't All Velvet: An Autobiography. Now, this legendary performer looks back over his extraordinary life and provides "an insider's look at the jazz life and the movie business".
Mel Tormé, Mel Tormé. It wasn't all velvet. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove It wasn't all velvet from your list? It wasn't all velvet. by Mel Tormé, Mel Tormé.
Melvin Howard Tormé (September 13, 1925 – June 5, 1999), known professionally as Mel Tormé and nicknamed "The Velvet Fog", was an American musician, singer, composer, arranger, drummer, actor, and author. He composed the music for "The Christmas Song" ("Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire") and co-wrote the lyrics with Bob Wells. Melvin Howard Tormé was born in Chicago, Illinois, to immigrant Russian Jewish parents whose surname had been Torma
Mel Torme is the only white man who sings with the soul of a black ma. By Thriftbooks. com User, November 22, 2006. Having had the opportunity to know Mel, this book reads very much like the way he spoke.
Mel Torme is the only white man who sings with the soul of a black ma. Attributed to the late Ethel Waters, this quotation is one of which Torme is so proud that he uses it to begin his autobiography. Straight forward, entertaining style.
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