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The Ella Fitzgerald companion

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Published by Praeger· in Westport· CT .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementNorman David ; foreword by Tad Hershorn.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv· 332 p. :
Number of Pages332
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22585114M
ISBN 100313316457

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Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers & Hart Song Book. You Took Advantage Of Me. Mono version (also released in stereo as V) "This album is the companion record to ELLA FITZGERALD SINGS THE HAROLD ARLEN SONG BOOK VOL. 1 V/V6 "5/5(1).


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The Ella Fitzgerald Companion (Companions to Celebrated Musicians) Hardcover – Ma /5(2). This book is a compilation of articles, linear notes & book excerpts plus a selected discography and bibliography of Ella Fitzgerald, "The First Lady of Jazz." Follows her from orphan to icon - gives you an oversight of how the singer was discovered in Harlem and /5(3).

"The First Lady of Jazz Song": "The Ella Fitgerald Companion" offers interviews, reviews, commentary, and insight into the life, time, and career of one of this century's greatest jazz singers.

The Ella Fitzgerald Companion by Norman David Examines the career and influences of Ella Fitzgerald, as well as those of top accompanists, bandleaders, and. Now, for the first time since her death, fascinating interviews, articles, and reviews bring Ella Fitzgerald to life - from orphan to icon.

Learn how the shy and complex singer whose voice "has peach fuzz on it" was discovered in Harlem and rose to be the highest-paid jazz singer in the world."--BOOK Pages: Ella Fitzgerald has 26 books on Goodreads with ratings. Ella Fitzgerald’s most popular book is The Soul's Code: In Search of Character and Calling.

Supplemented by Phil Schaap's authoritative discography, Ella Fitzgerald is a rich and revealing portrait of one of the most popular American singers in history. About the Author Stuart Nicholson's books include Jazz: The s Resurgence and Billie by:   Ella Fitzgerald passed away on J at the age of seventy-nine, leaving no autobiography or recorded interviews about her time in Hudson.

The Hudson Girls Training School’s records for the years and are largely missing from the New York State Archives. The Ella Fitzgerald Song Books were a series of eight studio albums released in irregular intervals between andrecorded by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, supported by a variety of orchestras, big bands, and small jazz combos.

The eight albums are as follows, with arrangers in parentheses: Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book () (Buddy Bregman)Genre: Jazz. The Ella Fitzgerald Companion is a celebration of the woman who is arguably musical history's greatest singer of popular. Medium. Images with a data-picture-mapping attribute will be responsive, with a file size appropriate for the browser width.

"The First Lady of Jazz Song": "The Ella Fitgerald Companion" offers interviews, reviews, commentary, and insight into the life, time, and career of one of this century's greatest jazz singers. Fitzgerald first burst on the jazz scene as the lead singer of Chick Webb's orchestra in the late '30s, scoring a massive pop hit with her rendition of the playful children's song, "A Tisket, A Tasket.".

Ella Fitzgerald is rightfully adored for her superb, often-definitive interpretations of Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Rodgers & Hart, and Gershwin tunes, which are well documented in her Song Book series.

The addition of Sings the Jerome Kern Song Book to Fitzgerald's discography is welcome. Recorded inthe album proves Fitzgerald's voice as golden as ever.9/ Show synopsis Featuring interviews, reviews, commentary, and insight into the life, times and career of one of this century's greatest jazz singers, "The Ella Fitzgerald Companion" recounts Fitzgerald initiation into the jazz scene in the late '30s, her maturation into a master of scat singing, and her wonderful interpretations of the songs of Gershwin, Rodgers and Hammerstein, and others.

United States Edition United Kingdom Edition A NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF BOOKS ‘NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR’. No.2 IN OFF THE SHELF’S ’10 MUST READ BIOGRAPHIES OF OUR FAVORITE AMERICAN ICONS’. ‘Stuart Nicholson’s Ella Fitzgerald: A Biography of the First Lady of Jazz included so much documented factual material that the book currently stands as the most.

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An international superstar of jazz and popular music, Fitzgerald boasted astounding versatility and sophistication that covered the entire musical spectrum, and her combination of incredible vocal flexibility, precise diction and articulation, accurate improvising skills.

During a career spanning over 50 years, jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald won 13 Grammy Awards. This volume collects together interviews, articles and reviews, telling the story of Ella's orphan childhood, how she was discovered in Harlem, and her rise to the highest-paid jazz singer in the world.

Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Ella Fitzgerald - The Best Of The Song Books at Discogs. Complete your Ella Fitzgerald collection/5(47). Died: 15 June in Beverly Hills, California, USA.

Dubbed "The First Lady Of Song", Ella Fitzgerald was the most popular female jazz singer in the US for more than half a century. In her lifetime, she won 13 Grammy awards and sold over 40 million albums.

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It was part of the popular and influential Songbook series. 1 Grammy AwardsGenre: Vocal jazz.View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Gatefold Vinyl release of Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Rodgers And Hart Song Book on Discogs.4/5(22).