NEA Jazz Masters: Interview with Annie Ross

NEA Jazz Masters: Interview with Annie Ross

As part of the vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, Annie Ross was one of the early practitioners of a singing style known as "vocalese," which involves the setting of original lyrics to an instrumental jazz solo. She has been equally at home in the acting field, appearing in numerous films. A.B. Spellman spoke with Ms. Ross about the recording of her his Twisted.