Annotation

Notes

The third volume in that compilation serie to feature Fitzgerald, this one focuses on her duets with Armstrong.

Annotation last modified on 2007-11-23 21:59 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Can't We Be Friends?
4 3:47
2 Got Plenty O' Nuttin'
3:53
3 They All Laughed
3:48
4 I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
4 3:11
5 Summertime
4:59
6 Comes Love
2:28
7 Under a Blanket of Blue
4 4:19
8 I Won't Dance
4:46
9 Don't Be That Way
5:00
10 Bess, You Is My Woman Now
5:29
11 I'm Puttin' All My Eggs in One Basket
3 3:26
12 April in Paris
4.5 6:36
13 Love Is Here to Stay
3 4:00
14 Stars Fell on Alabama
4 3:34

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
violin:
Victor Arno (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Rich (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Louie Bellson (1957) (track 6)
Alvin Stoller (1957) (track 2)
Louie Bellson (1957-08-13) (tracks 4, 11)
Alvin Stoller (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Louie Bellson (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (track 9)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Frank Beach (trombone, trumpet) (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
membranophone:
Louie Bellson (track 9)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (track 9)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1957) (track 6)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1957-08-13) (tracks 4, 11)
Tony Rizzi (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (track 9)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957-08-13) (track 11)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957) (track 6)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Joe Mondragon (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
piano:
Oscar Peterson (track 9)
Oscar Peterson (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Oscar Peterson (1957) (track 6)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1957) (track 2)
Oscar Peterson (1957-08-13) (tracks 4, 11)
Paul Smith (Paul Thatcher Smith, jazz pianist, composer, arranger and bandleader) (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Oscar Peterson (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
trombone:
Buddy Childers (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
French horn:
Vincent DeRosa (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
additional lyricist:
Al J. Neiburg (lyricist) (1933) (track 7)
composer:
George Gershwin (composer) (tracks 2, 5, 10, 13)
Benny Goodman (clarinetist and bandleader) (track 9)
Jerome Kern (track 8)
Frank Perkins (track 14)
Edgar Sampson (track 9)
Sam H. Stept (track 6)
Kay Swift (track 1)
Charles Tobias (Tin Pan Alley songwriter) (track 6)
Vernon Duke (1932) (track 12)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (1933) (track 7)
George Gershwin (composer) (1934 – 1935) (tracks 2, 10)
Irving Berlin (1936) (track 11)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 4)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 3)
conductor:
Russell Garcia (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
lyricist:
Lew Brown (track 6)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (track 8)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 2, 2, 5, 10, 10, 13)
Otto Harbach (track 8)
DuBose Heyward (tracks 2, 2, 5, 10, 10)
Paul James (Lyricist, aka James Warburg) (track 1)
Jimmy McHugh (songwriter) (track 8)
Mitchell Parish (tracks 9, 14)
Yip Harburg (1932) (track 12)
Marty Symes (Lyricist) (1933) (track 7)
Irving Berlin (1936) (track 11)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 4)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 3)
performer:
Ella Fitzgerald (tracks 5, 12)
Louis Armstrong (tracks 5, 9)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-23) (track 13)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-23) (track 13)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (track 9)
Louis Armstrong (track 9)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16 – 1967-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Louis Armstrong (1957) (tracks 2, 6)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957) (tracks 2, 6)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-13) (tracks 4, 11)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-13) (tracks 4, 11)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-18) (tracks 2, 10)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-23) (tracks 3, 13)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 5)
Chappell Music (track 13)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 8, 12–13)
Mills Music (track 14)
T.B. Harms Co. (track 8)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 8)
Warner/Chappell (track 5)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1935) (track 2)
Ira Gershwin Music (1935) (track 5)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935) (track 5)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1937) (track 3)
Gershwin Publishing Corp (1938) (track 13)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08-16) (tracks 1, 7, 12, 14)
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-13) (track 11)
arrangements:
Porgy and Bess: Bess, You Is My Woman Now (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 10)
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Doin’ Time (track 5)
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement) (track 5)
The Bones of You (track 5)
later parody versions:
Can’t We Be Friends (Sinatra / Fitzgerald parody) (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Tschibuti (track 5)
later translated versions:
C'est l'été (track 5)
Sommartid (track 5)
Summa is (track 5)
part of:
Porgy and Bess (track 2)
Porgy and Bess: Act II (tracks 2, 10)
Shall We Dance (1937 film soundtrack) (track 3)
The Goldwyn Follies (track 13)
recording of:
Bess, You Is My Woman Now (Porgy and Bess) (track 10)
Don't Be That Way (track 9)
I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’ (Porgy and Bess) (track 2)
I Won’t Dance (track 8)
Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (track 5)
April in Paris (1956-08-16) (track 12)
Under a Blanket of Blue (1956-08-16) (track 7)
Comes Love (1957) (track 6)
I’m Putting All My Eggs in One Basket (1957-08-13) (track 11)
I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm (1957-08-13) (track 4)
Love Is Here to Stay (1957-08-23) (track 13)
They All Laughed (1957-08-23) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
Follow the Fleet Medley (Charlie Kunz) (track 11)
Porgy and Bess Suite (tracks 2, 5, 10)

Release

ASIN: US: B000007QK7 [info]