Ernestine Anderson in 2008
|Born||November 11, 1928|
Houston, Texas, U.S.
|Died||March 10, 2016 (aged 87)|
Seattle, Washington, U.S.
|Associated acts||Johnny Otis|
She sung at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, the Monterey Jazz Festival (six times over a 33-year span), as well as at jazz festivals all over the world. In the early 1990s she joined Qwest Records, the label of fellow Garfield High School grad Quincy Jones. Her career lasted for 60 years. Anderson was born in Houston, Texas.
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