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Dena Taylor

Ask jazz vocalist, Dena Taylor, about turning 62 in October and the relevancy of her music in an age of youth and she’ll first respond with one of the brightest smiles you could imagine then she’ll shake her head and will, most likely, respond that she hadn’t counted on making it to 62 no less still making music. A jovial spirit with a contagious robust laugh is what you will find if you’re fortunate enough to spend any time with her.

Taylor spent twelve years abroad in the military, combining her years of service with a series of low-profile concert and event gigs. She also accepted invitations to sing with touring USO shows whenever it was compatible with her military schedule.

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