Blossom Dearie


Singer of jazz stan­dards.

Bio and discog­ra­phy at Verve Records

Anoth­er bio

Blos­som Dearie in the news

Blos­som Dearie … was one of the great inter­preters of Amer­i­can song in the post-war era.



A good, illus­trat­ed com­plete discog­ra­phy is at airstruc­tures and begins with
Blue Stars of France: Lul­la­by of Bird­land
and not her self-titled debut.



My Gen­tle­man Friend (Verve 2003)
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MP3s and Online Sounds

“I’m Hip” (Blos­som: “This is my most request­ed song”) [live mp3]

MP3s at the Artist Lounge

Hype Machine’s list of Blos­som Dearie MP3s

Legal­sounds archive

Video ca. 1985


Blos­som Dearie died in New York on Sat­ur­day, Feb­ru­ary 7 2009.

Obit in the Tele­graph (UK), quot­ed at the top of this page. Memo­r­i­al Page, tory&PersonId=123975648”>obit and guest book.

First published on February 14th, 2009 at 3:52 pm (EST) and last modified on June 9th, 2010 at 9:11 am (EST).

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