|Salutes Bessie Smith|
|Studio album by|
|Recorded||June 19 & 22, 1980|
|Amina Claudine Myers chronology|
Salutes Bessie Smith is the second album by American pianist Amina Claudine Myers featuring performances recorded in 1980 for the Leo label.
The Allmusic review by Michael G. Nastos awarded the album 4½ stars stating "Vocal perfection and landmark recording for this keyboardist and singer. Desert island music".
|The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide|
|The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings|
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