Jeremy Monteiro

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Birthday
20, 1960
Birthplace
Singapore
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
20, 1960 (age 59)
Birthplace
Singapore

About

"Singapore's King of Swing" who gained international acclaim. He was given the Cultural Medallion in 2002.

Before Fame

He was drawn to jazz because of its improvisational spontaneity and because of the extra money his friends were making moonlighting at nightclubs.

Trivia

He was made a voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, organizers of the Grammy Awards.

Family Life

His parents and his sisters all played musical instruments.

Associated With

He collaborated with the singer-songwriter duo Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel.