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Izzy Chait

Having roots firmly planted in doo-wop and classic rock during the 60s, both in high school and performing while overseas in the Marine Corps, Izzy Chait began his musical career singing in LA clubs in the late 60s and early 70s, performing songs from his favorite musical genre: “standards.”

Finding the hours and lifestyle of a club singer to be incompatible with getting an education (he graduated cum laude with a B.A. from UCLA in anthropology), Izzy temporarily gave up his burgeoning musical career, but he never stopped listening to his favorites: classic jazz “standards,” early blues from the Mississippi Delta and most importantly, voices that communicated about life and living; joys and sorrows; love found and lost.

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