The Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook was recorded with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra in 1959. Riddle arranged 59 Gershwin songs for the album, including two orchestral suites. These are omitted on some versions of the complete songbook. Other tracks are omitted on some versions, alternate tracks added on others resulting in various numbers of tracks on the releases, but usually not less than 51 tracks.
This album has an average beat per minute of 108 BPM (slowest/fastest tempos: 74/130 BPM). See its BPM profile at the bottom of the page. Recent albums by Ella Fitzgerald. 100 Songs For a Centennial. Jazz At The Philharmonic: The Ella Fitzgerald Set. 2016. I Am Ella Fitzgerald. The Best of the BBC Vaults.
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book is a box set by American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald that contains songs by George and Ira Gershwin with arrangements by Nelson Riddle. Fifty-nine songs were recorded in the span of eight months in 1959. Fitzgerald's recording of "But Not for Me" won the 1960 Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Female. Ira Gershwin said, "I never knew how good our songs were until I heard Ella Fitzgerald sing them".
Primary Artists Ella Fitzgerald & Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong. Writers Ira Gershwin. More Ella Fitzgerald albums.
Ella Sings Gershwin is a 1950 studio album by Ella Fitzgerald, accompanied by the pianist Ellis Larkins. Issued on DL5300 on the Decca label, this was Fitzgerald's first album. Originally on 10" vinyl, which preceded album releases on 12" vinyl, it featured eight tracks. The complete album was combined with Fitzgerald's 1954 album Songs in a Mellow Mood and re-issued on CD in 1994 by MCA Records on the GRP Jazz label under the title Pure Ella
Ella Fitzgerald - Someone to Watch Over Me (Original Mix) (04:34, 320Kb/s). Ella Fitzgerald - My Cousin in Milwaukee (Original Mix) (03:10, 320Kb/s). Ella Fitzgerald - Looking for a Boy (Original Mix) (03:06, 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 George & Ira Gershwin, Vol. 2 (2012).
Features Song Lyrics for Ella Fitzgerald's Ella Sings Gershwin album. Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Sings Gershwin Album Lyrics. 1. My One and Only Lyrics.
|A1||But Not For Me|
|A2||Nice Work If You Can Get It|
|B1||How Long Has This Been Going On|
|B2||My One And Only|