Rita Reys

Rita Maria Everdina Reys

Also known as Rita Reys
This performer (group) in the Internet: http://www.ritareys.eu, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rita_Reys

Discography of Rita Reys:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Rita Reys Sings Burt Bacharach 12 Audio 1973 CBS
2 Rita Reys Sings Michel Legrand 11 Audio 1972 CBS
3 That Old Feeling 11 Audio 1979 CBS
4 Rita Reys Sings The George Gershwin Songbook 12 Audio 1975 CBS
5 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio 1956 Columbia
6 Her Name Is Rita Reys 13 Audio Epic
7 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby 12 Audio Philips
8 Songbooks 38 Audio 2006 Brilliant Jazz
9 Two Jazzy People 12 Audio 2003-02-26 Philips
10 My Funny Valentine / Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most 2 Audio 1957 Philips
11 New Voices 12 Audio 1957 Dawn (3)
12 Desafinado 2 Audio 1962 Philips
13 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby -3 4 Audio 1964 Philips
14 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby 12 Audio 1963 Philips
15 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby 12 Audio
16 Rita Reys 12 Audio 1982 Philips
17 Collage 13 Audio 1980 CBS
18 Sings Burt Bacharach 12 Audio 1971 CBS
19 Sings Antonio Carlos Jobim 10 Audio 1981 Philips
20 Rita Reys Sings Michel Legrand 11 Audio 1972 CBS
21 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio 1972 Philips
22 Wives And Lovers / Satin Doll 2 Audio 1969 Nederlandse Jeugdherberg Centrale
23 Rita Reys Avec Les Jazz Messengers 4 Audio Philips
24 Today - Recorded In London 12 Audio 1969 Philips
25 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby 12 Audio Philips
26 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys - No. 2 12 Audio 2005-12-07
27 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio 2006-06-07
28 Jazz Pictures At An Exibition 10 Audio 2006-06-07
29 Rita Reys Sings Michel Legrand 11 Audio 1974 CBS
30 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio 1957 Philips
31 Jazz Pictures At An Exibition 10 Audio 1989 Philips
32 Her Name Is Rita Reys 13 Audio 1957 Epic
33 Waiting For Weelink 4 Audio 1955 Philips
34 Anthology 22 Audio Universal Music
35 Two For Tea 12 Audio 1987 Polydor
36 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio Fontana
37 Marriage In Modern Jazz 12 Audio Fontana
38 Jazz Sir, That's Our Baby 12 Audio Fontana
39 Jazz Pictures At An Exibition 10 Audio 1961 Philips
40 The Cool Voice Of Rita Reys 12 Audio Philips
41 Rita Reys At The Golden Circle Club, Stockholm 11 Audio 1963 Philips
42 Summertime 2 Audio Philips
43 Rita Reys Sings The George Gershwin Songbook 12 Audio 1975 CBS
44 Marriage In Modern Jazz 12 Audio Philips
45 Two Jazzy People 12 Audio Fontana
46 Exactly Like You 2 Audio North State
47 That Old Feeling 14 Audio 1985 CBS
48 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 12 Audio 1986 Polydor
49 That Old Black Magic 4 Audio 1959 Philips
50 Rita Reys Sings Michel Legrand 11 Audio 1976 CBS


Dutch jazz singer.

Born: 21 December 1924 in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Died: 28 July 2013 in Breukelen, Netherlands.

Married to [a=Wes Ilcken] who died in 1957 and married [a=Pim Jacobs] in 1960

The Jazz-diva has played with artists like [a=Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers], [a=Dizzy Gillespie], [a=Chico Hamilton], [a=Jimmy Smith], [a=Zoot Sims], and many others.

In 1960 she was dubbed "Europe's first lady of jazz" at the Juan Les Pins Jazzfestival, France. In 1969, became the first Dutch jazz singer to perform at the New Orleans festival.


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