Louise Tobin, Denton singer who left mark on the jazz world, dies at 104

Louise Tobin admires her 100th birthday cake during her birthday party at the Denton Woman's Club Building on Sunday, Oct. 14 in Denton, Texas. Tob...

November 30, 2022
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Louise Tobin admires her 100th birthday cake during her birthday party at the Denton Woman's Club Building on Sunday, Oct. 14 in Denton, Texas. Tobin is an Aubrey native and jazz singer who appeared with notable jazz luminaries such as Benny Goodman, Bobby Hackett, Will Bradley and Jack Jenney. She also has a tile on the Denton Arts Walk of Fame and will turn 100-years-old on Nov. 11. ORG XMIT: txder Jake King 'Texas Jazz Singer: Louise Tobin in the Golden Age of Swing and Beyond,' by Kevin Mooney, Texas A&MUniversity Press.

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