Anita Ellis

Email alerts for products
by Anita Ellis

Biography

Anita Kert, 12 April 1920, Montreal, Canada. Born into an orthodox Jewish family, Ellis grew up surrounded by music. Her mother ‘played the piano and sang everything from opera arias to popular songs to old glorious Jewish songs’. Her father was a cantor and for religious reasons the young girl was not allowed to sing in public. However, her mother was eager for her to have a showbusiness career and when, during the depths of the Depression, the family moved to Los Angeles, California... Read more

Genres

Tags
female vocalists
jazz
canadian
oldies
vocalists
female voices
hey
all
classic hollywood
babyfacepatsy
Powered by AudioScrobbler