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Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald

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Alan Smith Welcomes — Ella and Eartha

Report and Interview by Alan Smith, New Musical Express, 16 February 1962

WELCOME BACK, Ella! Yes, the world's "First Lady of Jazz," Ella Fitzgerald, will also be in this country at the weekend, commencing her tour with ...

Ella Fitzgerald: Royal Festival Hall, London

Live Review by June Harris, Disc, 24 February 1962


Ella Fitzgerald: Finsbury Park Astoria, London

Live Review by Ian Dove, New Musical Express, 1 March 1963

Ella Throws 'Loop De Loop' Away ...

Ella Fitzgerald: Ronnie Scott's, London

Live Review by Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 6 April 1974

'THERE'LL NEVER Be Another A You' sang the star and a ripple of appreciation warmed to her. By the end of her set, the ripple ...

Ella Fitzgerald: Queen of Song

Interview by Max Jones, Melody Maker, 3 May 1975

Ella Fitzgerald — who has just completed a week at London's Ronnie Scott club — talks to MAX JONES ...

Ella Fitzgerald: 100 Songs For a Centennial (Verve 2016-00957)

Sleeve and programme notes by Kirk Silsbee, Verve Records, February 2017

AT FIRST BLUSH, a hundred songs from any artist seems like overkill.  In the case of Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996), whose recordings number in the thousands, ...

An Angel Sings: Ella Fitzgerald's Live at Zardi's

Sleeve and programme notes by Kirk Silsbee, Verve Records, Spring 2018

"Zardi's spares absolutely no expense to bring you the greatest. As I mentioned before, for two-and-a-half weeks, now, it's been my pleasure to make this ...


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