Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Basin Street Blues
Ella Fitzgerald 3:05
2 Starlit Hour
Ella Fitzgerald 3:04
3 We Can't Go on This Way
Ella Fitzgerald 3:01
4 Stairway to the Stars
Ella Fitzgerald 3:07
5 Lover Come Back to Me
Ella Fitzgerald 2:00
6 A Tisket, a Tasket
Ella Fitzgerald 2:32
7 Sing Song Swing
Ella Fitzgerald 2:41
8 That Old Black Magic
Ella Fitzgerald 2:27
9 Sugar Blues
Ella Fitzgerald 2:59
10 It's a Blue World
Ella Fitzgerald 3:39
11 Flying Home
Ella Fitzgerald 2:27
12 Who Ya Hunchin'
Ella Fitzgerald 3:32
13 Chewin' Gum
Ella Fitzgerald 3:22
14 Goin' and Gettin' It
Ella Fitzgerald 3:39
15 Don't Be That Way
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4:59
16 Can't We Be Friends
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4 3:48
17 Cheek to Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 5:48
18 A Fine Romance
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:51
19 Moonlight in Vermont
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 3:37
20 A Foggy Day in London Town
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong 4:29

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
Los Angeles, California, United States (1957-08-13) (track 15)
drums (drum set):
Buddy Rich (1956-08-16) (track 16)
Louie Bellson (1957-08-13) (track 15)
trumpet:
Louis Armstrong (track 18)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16) (track 16)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-13) (track 15)
membranophone:
Louie Bellson (track 18)
guitar:
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (track 18)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1956-08-16) (track 16)
Herb Ellis (jazz guitarist) (1957-08-13) (track 15)
bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1956-08-16) (track 16)
double bass:
Ray Brown (jazz bassist) (1957-08-13) (track 15)
piano:
Oscar Peterson (track 18)
Oscar Peterson (1956-08-16) (track 16)
Oscar Peterson (1957-08-13) (track 15)
composer:
Benny Goodman (clarinetist and bandleader) (track 15)
Edgar Sampson (track 15)
Karl Suessdorf (track 19)
Kay Swift (track 16)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 17)
Jerome Kern (1936) (track 18)
George Gershwin (composer) (1937) (track 20)
lyricist:
John Blackburn (songwriter) (track 19)
Paul James (Lyricist, aka James Warburg) (track 16)
Mitchell Parish (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1935) (track 17)
Dorothy Fields (US Tin Pan Alley librettist and lyricist) (1936) (track 18)
Ira Gershwin (1937) (track 20)
orchestra:
Sy Oliver and His Orchestra (1949 – 1954) (track 1)
performer:
Louis Armstrong (track 20)
vocals:
Louis Armstrong (track 18)
Ella Fitzgerald (track 18)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956) (track 1)
Ella Fitzgerald (1956-08-16) (track 16)
Louis Armstrong (1956-08-16 – 1967-08-16) (track 16)
Louis Armstrong (1957-08-13) (track 15)
Ella Fitzgerald (1957-08-13) (track 15)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 18)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 20)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 20)
recorded at:
Capitol Studios (Hollywood, CA) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1956-08-16) (track 16)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13188) (track 6)
later parody versions:
Can’t We Be Friends (Sinatra / Fitzgerald parody) (track 16)
later translated versions:
A Newö heit (track 20)
Jour de brouillard (track 20)
Kind mot kind (track 17)
Um dia de garoa (track 20)
part of:
A Damsel in Distress (1937 film score) (track 20)
recording of:
A Fine Romance (track 18)
A-Tisket, A-Tasket (track 6)
Cheek to Cheek (Top Hat) (track 17)
Don't Be That Way (1957-08-13) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Swing Time Medley (track 18)
Top Hat Medley (Charlie Kunz) (tracks 17, 17)