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Ella Fitzgerald: The Radio Years 1940

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Media: CD
Artist: Ella Fitzgerald
Series: Storyville Jazz Unlimited
Catalogue #: STVJUCD2065


When Chick Webb died in 1939, his orchestra was taken over by Ella Fitgerald, and soon renamed Ella Fitzgerald And Her Famous Orchestra. In The Radio Years 1940, we catch Fitgerald at the top of her career so far, captured in two NBC recordings on the approach to the peak of her fame.

Ella Fitgerald (1917-1996) is widely regarded as the best female vocalist ever, and is noted for her wide range, pure tone, perfect intonation and great improvisation. When these recordings were made in 1940, she was already a huge name, and had beaten Bing Crosby in two polls for the best singer at the time. While her best work was still to come, this CD showcases the talent before the legend.

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A Lover Is Blue
A-tisket, A-tasket
Blue Lou
Break *em Down
Diga Diga Do
Dodgin' The Dean
I Want The Waiter
Let's Get Together
Limehouse Blues
Oh, Johnny, Oh!
'tain't What You Do
Take It From The Top
Thank Your Stars
This Changing World
Traffic Jam
Vagabond Dreams
What's The Matter With Me?

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Published on: 09/04/2013
Format: Recorded Performance
Length: Not specified
Language: English
Publisher: Storyville Records

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