American Songbook interpreter has died at 84

January 17, 2018 by norman lebrecht


Marlene VerPlanck, one of the most versatile performers of American art, jazz and pop songs, has been silenced by pancreatic cancer. She died on Sunday, January 14. Tribute page here.

Comments (2)

  1. Larry says:

    She was great! R.I.P.

  2. Michael Comins says:

    Marlene was also a successful studio/jingles singer and husband Billy a very good arranger.

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