publication date: Saturday, September 3, 2005 (part of Round XXVI)

category: Music

clue: A singer divided against herself cannot stand.

explanation: Hendricks has devoted her career to singing both classical opera and jazz music. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Joanna Woods, Elliot Farney, and Jerry Mathis


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