Annotation

Notes

Very obscure compilation assembling together early Fitzgerald cuts with Chick Webb, apparently without much logic.
Avoid... There are better sampler than this.
Sometimes available for sell under ASIN B00021RDSO.

Annotation last modified on 2007-11-22 03:25 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Shine
Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 2:56
2 Darktown Strutters' Ball
Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 3:09
3 Cryin' Mood
Ella Fitzgerald 2:38
4 All Over Nothing at All
Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 2:44
5 If You Ever Should Leave
Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 3:15
6 Everyone's Wrong but Me
Ella Fitzgerald and Her Savoy Eight 3:08
7 Rock It for Me
Ella Fitzgerald 3:14
8 Holiday in Harlem
Ella Fitzgerald 3:13
9 Just a Simple Melody
Ella Fitzgerald 3:02
10 I Got a Guy
Ella Fitzgerald 3:26
11 I Want to Be Happy
Ella Fitzgerald 4:32
12 Hallelujah
Ella Fitzgerald 4:03
13 If Dreams Come True
Ella Fitzgerald 2:40
14 Love and Kisses
Chick Webb and His Orchestra 3:21
15 Rhythm and Romance
Chick Webb and His Orchestra 3:06
16 Crying My Heart Out for You
Ella Fitzgerald 3:11
17 Under the Spell of the Blues
Ella Fitzgerald 3:03
18 When I Get Low I Get High
Ella Fitzgerald 2:28

Credits

CD 1

trumpet:
Mario Bauzá (tracks 14–15)
Reunald Jones (tracks 14–15)
Taft Jordan (tracks 14–15)
membranophone:
Chick Webb (tracks 14–15)
guitar:
John Trueheart (tracks 14–15)
double bass:
John Kirby (tracks 14–15)
alto saxophone:
Pete Clark (Jazz altoist born around 1910) (tracks 14–15)
Edgar Sampson (tracks 14–15)
piano:
Don Kirkpatrick (jazz pianist) (tracks 14–15)
tenor saxophone:
Elmer Williams (tracks 14–15)
trombone:
Claude Jones (tracks 14–15)
Sandy Williams (American jazz trombonist) (tracks 14–15)
composer:
Marion Sunshine (track 18)
conductor:
Chick Webb (tracks 14–15)
lyricist:
Marion Sunshine (track 18)
vocals:
Ella Fitzgerald (tracks 14–15)
writer:
Sammy Cahn (track 9)
Saul Chaplin (track 9)
Kay Werner (Songwriter, along with her sister Sue) (1938) (track 7)
Sue Werner (Songwriter, along with her sister Kay) (1938) (track 7)
later releases:
remasters:
recording of:
Love and Kisses (track 14)
Rhythm and Romance (track 15)
Rock It for Me (track 7)

Release

ASIN: US: B00021RDSO [info]