RICHARD TAM SILK BROCADE EVENING DRESS and JACKET, c. 1964 Champagne silk brocaded in an 18th C inspired polychrome floral, strapless gown having boned Empire bodice with attached self belt and center bow, cropped princess line jacket with back self buttons and three quarter sleeve, silk lining.
Nina Simone - Her musical style arose from a fusion of gospel and pop songs with classical music, in particular with influences from her first inspiration, Johann Sebastian Bach,and accompanied with her expressive jazz-like singing in her characteristic low tenor. She injected as much of her classical background into her music as possible to give it more depth and quality, as she felt that pop music was inferior to classical. / My Dad adored her voice and singing style. FOR A SONG, CLICK ON PIC