Ella Fitzgerald Sings Sweet Songs for Swingers is a 1959 album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, recorded with a studio Orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol. Ella focuses on well known jazz standards by lesser known songwriters, a useful counterbalance to her continuing songbooks project, which at this time found her in the midst of recording the epic George and Ira Gershwin Songbook.
Ella Fitzgerald defies the often-held misconceptions that singers aren’t as virtuosic as their instrumentalist counterparts. Known especially for her immaculate intonation, range and formidable scat solos, Fitzgerald got her big break at age 17 after winning an amateur contest at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Lucky for her, bandleader Benny Goodman was in the audience for that show. Fitzgerald passed away of diabetes in 1996, but her amazing career spanned most of her 79 years. She is widely studied and revered as one of the finest singers in pop and jazz (and Jazz at Lincoln Center’s upcoming weekend-long celebration of her life is out to prove it), and here are 14 of best tracks to prove it. 14. Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall This recording features Fitzgerald with the Ink Spots, a popular group of the ‘30s and ‘40s.
Ella Fitzgerald - Reach For Tomorrow (02:23, 320Kb/s). Ella Fitzgerald - I'm Getting Sentimental Over You (02:35, 320Kb/s). On this page you can listen to the album, get information about the album, see the list of songs and much more. Listen online and stay in a good mood. Org Album: Ella Fitzgerald Sings Songs From "Let No Man Write My Epitaph" (2018).
Ella Fitzgerald is ranked number 547 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 4,187. Members who like this artist also like: Miles Davis, Billie Holiday and Dave Brubeck. Ella Fitzgerald - Gold (All Her Greatest Hits, 2003) Condition: Very Good. Time left: 2m 28s. Ships to: Worldwide. The Best Of Ella Fitzgerald. Ella Fitzgerald - Cry me a river. Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - ELLA & LOUIS Classic Album Collection: Ella & Louis, Ella &. Ella Fitzgerald best albums.
She was the most prolific recording artist in her time for she has recorded thousands of remarkable songs. She was a melody's best friend. the legendary Ms. Ella Fitzgerald. This is one of the best compilations of the Songbook series. It features a repertoire of 16 classics.
Is Ella Sings Gershwin the best album by Ella Fitzgerald? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Songbook (Full Album). Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Sings Gershwin Vol 2 to 2 Full Album. Ella Sings Gershwin track list.
Best Ella Fitzgerald album? Discussion in 'Music' started by recstar24, Feb 18, 2005. I can't claim to be an Ella-afficionado, but her collaboration with Louis Armstrong in recording the 50s Verve release of Porgy and Bess is vastly considered the definitive jazz vocal rendition of "Summertime," if not the definitive performance of all the principal songs from Gershwin's musical. So, that means I'm saying, this is a sure-thing if you're an Ella fan.
Album · 1956 · 35 Songs. Released in 1956, it’s a reminder of both her technical and interpretive mastery and the impressive depth of Rodgers and Hart’s catalog. From The Lady Is a Tramp, Where or When, and My Funny Valentine to Bewitched, My Romance, and Blue Moon, this collection overflows with present-day standards. Fitzgerald also revisits lesser-known songs such as The Blue Room among the 34 tracks (which were sourced from 20 musicals) and revisits rarely sung verses.