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Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Fitzgerald Song Books vol.3 – 4cd (Real Gone Jazz – RGJCD458)

Ella Fitzgerald Song Books vol.3 [RGJCD458]

Track list:

Vol.3 – Disc 1
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook – 1959

03-01-01. Ambulatory suite – Promenade (walking the dog)/March of the Swiss soldiers/Fidgety feet 7.13
03-01-02. The Preludes – Prelude 1/Prelude 2/Prelude 3 6.33
03-01-03. Sam and Delilah 3.15
03-01-04. But not for me 3.32
03-01-05. My one and only 2.35
03-01-06. Let’s call the whole thing off 4.26
03-01-07. (I’ve got) beginner’s luck 3.07
03-01-08. Oh, lady be good 4.00
03-01-09. Nice work if you can get it 3.32
03-01-10. Things are looking up 3.03
03-01-11. Just another rhumba 5.35
03-01-12. How long has this been going on 3.45
03-01-13. ‘S wonderful 3.28
03-01-14. The man I love 3.50
03-01-15. That certain feeling 3.02
03-01-16. By Strauss 2.30
03-01-17. Someone to watch over me 4.32
03-01-18. The real American folk song 3.43
03-01-19. Who cares 3.04
03-01-20. Looking for a boy 3.03

Vol.3 – Disc 2
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook – 1959 cont.

03-02-01. They all laughed 3.03
03-02-02. My cousin in Milwaukee 3.08
03-02-03. Somebody from somewhere 3.06
03-02-04. A foggy day 3.31
03-02-05. Clap yo’ hands 2.28
03-02-06. For you, for me, for evermore 3.23
03-02-07. Stiff upper lip 2.51
03-02-08. Boy wanted 3.33
03-02-09. Strike up the band 2.33
03-02-10. Soon 2.21
03-02-11. I’ve got a crush on you 3.29
03-02-12. Bidin’ my time 2.40
03-02-13. Aren’t you kind of glad we did 3.28
03-02-14. Of thee I sing (baby) 3.07
03-02-15. The half of it, dearie blues 3.45
03-02-16. I was doing all right 3.26
03-02-17. He loves and she loves 2.45
03-02-18. Love is sweeping the country 3.24
03-02-19. Treat me rough 2.55
03-02-20. Our love is here to stay 3.53
03-02-21. Slap that bass 3.21
03-02-22. Isn’t it a pity 3.25
03-02-23. Shall we dance 3.07
03-02-24. Love walked in 3.52

Vol.3 – Disc 3
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook – 1959 cont.

03-03-01. You’ve got what gets me 2.13
03-03-02. They can’t take that away from me 3.08
03-03-03. Embraceable you 4.51
03-03-04. I can’t be bothered now 2.48
03-03-05. Boy! What love has done to me! 3.47
03-03-06. Fascinating rhythm 3.23
03-03-07. Funny face 3.22
03-03-08. Lorelei 3.21
03-03-09. Oh, so nice 3.40
03-03-10. Let’s kiss and make up 3.50
03-03-11. I got rhythm 3.06

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook – 1961

03-03-12. Blues in the night (my mama done tol’ me) 7.10
03-03-13. Let’s fall in love 4.02
03-03-14. Stormy weather 5.13
03-03-15. Between the devil and the deep blue sea 2.22
03-03-16. My shining hour 3.59
03-03-17. Hooray for love 2.42
03-03-18. This time the dream’s on me 4.35
03-03-19. That old black magic 4.08
03-03-20. I’ve got the world on a string 4.50

Vol.3 – Disc 4
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook – 1961 cont.

03-04-01. Let’s take a walk around the block 3.58
03-04-02. Ill wind 3.51
03-04-03. Ac-cent-tchu-ate the positive 3.37
03-04-04. When the sun comes out 5.07
03-04-05. Come rain or come shine 3.22
03-04-06. As long as I live 3.45
03-04-07. Happiness is a thing called Joe 3.28
03-04-08. It’s only a paper moon 3.34
03-04-09. The man that got away 5.18
03-04-10. One for my baby (and one more for the road) 3.55
03-04-11. It was written in the stars 5.09
03-04-12. Get happy 3.30
03-04-13. I gotta right to sing the blues 5.09
03-04-14. Out of this world 2.41
03-04-15. Over the rainbow 4.18

Personnel:

Title: Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Books

Artist: Ella Fitzgerald | Format: LP 12″ MONO | Label: Verve Records | Cat. Num.: MG V-4029-5 | Rel. Year: 1959 |

Ella Fitzgerald (vc),
Pete Candoli, Don Fagerquist, Conrad Gozzo, Manny Klein, Cappy Lewis, Vito Mangano, Dale McMickle, Shorty Sherock, Joseph Triscari (tp), Milton Bernhart, Dick Nash, Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy, Juan Tizol (tb), Karl DeKarske, George Roberts (btb), James Decker, Vincent DeRosa (frh),
Benny Carter, Ronnie Lang, Ted Nash (as), Plas Johnson (ts), Chuck Gentry (bs), Red Callender, Ed Gilbert (tu), Gene Cipriano, Buddy Collette, Justin Gordon, Jewell Grant, William Green, Jules Jacob, Harry Klee, Joseph Koch, Wilbur Schwartz, Buck Skalack, Champ Webb (ww),
Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Arno, Israel Baker, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Harold Dicterow, Walter Edelstein, David Frisina, Jacques Gasselin, James Getzoff, Benny Gill, Henry Hill, Murray Kellner, Marvin Limonick, Joseph Livoti, Dan Lube, Erno Neufeld, Lou Raderman, Nat Ross, Misha Russell, Eudice Shapiro, Paul Shure, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl),
Alvin Dinken, Stanley Harris, Lou Kievman, Frank Lane, Alex Neimann, Paul Robyn, Barbara Simons, David Sterkin (vla), James Arkatov, Dave Filerman, Elisabeth Greenschpoon, Armand Kaproff, Edgar Lustgarted, George Neikrug, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatckin (ce),
Larry Bunker, Frank Flynn (pc), Lou Busch, Victor Feldman, Lou Levy, Paul Smith (p), Herb Ellis, Barney Kessel (g), Joe Comfort, Joe Mondragon, Ralph Pena (b), Mel Lewis, Bill Richmond, Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

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Title: Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Harold Arlen Song Book Vol. 1

Artist: Ella Fitzgerald | Format: LP 12″ STEREO | Label: Verve Records | Cat. Num.: V6-4057 | Rel. Year: 1964
Artist: Ella Fitzgerald | Format: LP 12″ STEREO | Label: Verve Records | Cat. Num.: V6-4058 | Rel. Year: 1964

Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Frank Beach, Don Fagerquist, Conrad Gozzo, Joseph Triscari (tp), Milton Bernhart, Edward Kusby, Richard Noel (tb), George Roberts (btb),
Benny Carter, Ted Nash (as), Chuck Gentry (ts, bs), Plas Johnson (ts), Henry Beau, Justin Gordon, Jules Jacob, Wilbur Schwartz (ww),
Verlye Brilhart (hp), Israel Baker, Jacques Gasselin, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Dan Lube, Erno Neufeld, Lou Raderman, Nat Ross, Misha Russell, Marshall Sosson, Joseph Stepansky, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Lou Kievman, Virginia Majewski, Paul Robyn (vla), Armand Kaproff, Raphael Kramer, Edgar Lustgarted, Eleanor Slatckin (ce),
Emil Richards (vb), Lou Levy, Paul Smith (p), John Collins, Herb Ellis, Al Hendrickson (g), Wilfred Middlebrooks, Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

NB: the 1961 release (Verve: V6-4046-2) includes:
05:08 15/1/1961 26,919-1 It Was Written In The Stars (Harold Arlen, Leo Robin)

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Sings the Geroge and Ira Gershwin Songbook 1

Verve Records LP 12″ STEREO: MG VS-6082-5 – Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Books (1960)

Date: 5 January 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Don Fagerquist, Manny Klein, Cappy Lewis, Vito Mangano, Dale McMickle, Shorty Sherock (tp), Milton Bernhart, Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson (tb), Karl DeKarske, George Roberts (btb), Vincent DeRosa (frh),
Ted Nash (as), Buddy Collette, Harry Klee, Joseph Koch, Champ Webb (ww),
Katharine Julyie (hp), Israel Baker, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Walter Edelstein, Jacques Gasselin, James Getzoff, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Nat Ross, Eudice Shapiro, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Stanley Harris, Paul Robyn, Barbara Simons (vla), Elisabeth Greenschpoon, Armand Kaproff, George Neikrug, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatckin (ce),
Frank Flynn (pc), Paul Smith (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Comfort (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 22,617-5 Soon – 02:20 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 22,618-8 I Got Rhythm – 03:07 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 22,619-3 Our Love Is Here To Stay – 03:52 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,619-7 (edited) Our Love Is Here To Stay – 03:51 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 22,620-9 They Can’t Take That Away From Me – 03:07 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
f. 22,621-2 How Long Has This Been Going On? – 03:45 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
g. 22,622-3 A Foggy Day (In London Town) – 03:30 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
h. 22,623-5 The Man I Love – 03:50 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
i. 22,624-2 Bidin’ My Time – 02:40 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
j. 22,625-6 He Loves And She Loves – 02:46 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
k. 22,626-5 (I’ve Got) Beginner’s Luck – 03:08 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
Omit Don Fagerquist (tp) on g. Omit Manny Klein (tp) on g, h, i, j, k. Cappy Lewis (tp) on g, h, i, j, k only. Vito Mangano (tp) on g, h, i, j, k only. Omit Karl DeKarske (btb) on g, h, i, j, k. George Roberts (btb) on g, h, i, j, k only. Omit Israel Baker (vl) on g, h, i, j, k. Omit Walter Edelstein (vl) on g, h, i, j, k. Jacques Gasselin (vl) on g, h, i, j, k only. Eudice Shapiro (vl) on g, h, i, j, k only. Felix Slatkin (vl) on g, h, i, j, k only. Omit Gerald Vinci (vl) on g, h, i, j, k. Stanley Harris (vla) on g, h, i, j, k only. Omit Paul Robyn (vla) on g. Omit Elisabeth Greenschpoon (ce) on g, h, i, j, k. Armand Kaproff (ce) on g, h, i, j, k only. Omit George Neikrug (ce) on g. Eleanor Slatckin (ce) on g, h, i, j, k only.
**
Date: 7 January 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Conrad Gozzo, Cappy Lewis, Vito Mangano, Shorty Sherock (tp), Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson, Juan Tizol (tb), George Roberts (btb), Benny Carter, Ted Nash (as), Plas Johnson (ts), Justin Gordon, Joseph Koch (ww), Paul Smith (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Mondragon (b), Bill Richmond (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 22,627-7 Somebody Loves Me – 02:36 (George Gershwin, George “Buddy” Gard DeSylva, Ballard MacDonald) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
b. 22,628-3 Slap That Bass – 03:23 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 22,629-3 Clap Yo’ Hands – 02:28 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,630-3 Cheerful Little Earful – 02:06 (Harry Warren, Ira Gershwin, Billy Rose) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
e. 22,631-6 You’ve Got What Gets Me – 02:13 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
**
Date: 8 January 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Arno, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Jacques Gasselin, Benny Gill, Henry Hill, Murray Kellner, Erno Neufeld, Misha Russell, Paul Shure, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Paul Robyn, Barbara Simons, David Sterkin (vla), James Arkatov, Elisabeth Greenschpoon, George Neikrug, Kurt Reher (ce), Paul Smith (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Mondragon (b), Bill Richmond (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 22,632-5 Embraceable You – 04:49 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 22,633-3 I’ve Got A Crush On You – 03:26 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 22,634-3 But Not For Me – 03:31 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,635-2 Oh, Lady Be Good – 04:04 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
e. 22,635-8 Oh, Lady Be Good – 03:56 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
f. 22,635-9 Oh, Lady Be Good – 04:12 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
g. 22,635-10 (9A) Oh, Lady Be Good – 03:58 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
Omit Ella Fitzgerald (vc) on a. Omit Katharine Julyie (hp) on a. Omit Victor Arno (vl) on a. Omit Victor Bay (vl) on a. Omit Alex Beller (vl) on a. Omit Jacques Gasselin (vl) on a. Omit Benny Gill (vl) on a. Omit Henry Hill (vl) on a. Omit Murray Kellner (vl) on a. Omit Erno Neufeld (vl) on a. Omit Misha Russell (vl) on a. Omit Paul Shure (vl) on a. Omit Marshall Sosson (vl) on a. Omit Gerald Vinci (vl) on a. Omit Alvin Dinken (vla) on a. Omit Paul Robyn (vla) on a. Omit Barbara Simons (vla) on a. Omit David Sterkin (vla) on a. Omit James Arkatov (ce) on a. Omit Elisabeth Greenschpoon (ce) on a. Omit George Neikrug (ce) on a. Omit Kurt Reher (ce) on a. Omit Paul Smith (p) on a. Omit Herb Ellis (g) on a. Omit Joe Mondragon (b) on a. Omit Bill Richmond (d) on a. Omit Nelson Riddle (cnd) on a. Omit Nelson Riddle (arr) on a.
**
Date: 18 March 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Pete Candoli, Dale McMickle, Shorty Sherock, Joseph Triscari (tp), Dick Nash, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy (tb), Karl DeKarske (btb), James Decker, Vincent DeRosa (frh), Ted Nash (as), Ed Gilbert (tu), Gene Cipriano, Jewell Grant, William Green, Harry Klee, Champ Webb (ww), Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Arno, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Harold Dicterow, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Erno Neufeld, Paul Shure, Felix Slatkin, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Stanley Harris, Paul Robyn (vla), Elisabeth Greenschpoon, Armand Kaproff, Eleanor Slatckin (ce), Frank Flynn (pc), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Comfort (b), Mel Lewis (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 22,749-5 I Can’t Be Bothered Now – 02:48 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 22,750-5 Of Thee I Sing – 03:07 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 22,751-9 I Was Doing All Right – 03:25 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,752-6 Funny Face – 03:23 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 22,753-6 Fascinating Rhythm – 03:22 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
**
Date: 26 March 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Don Fagerquist (tp), Dick Nash, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy (tb), George Roberts (btb), James Decker, Vincent DeRosa (frh), Ronnie Lang (as), Ed Gilbert (tu), Jewell Grant, William Green, Jules Jacob, Wilbur Schwartz, Champ Webb (ww), Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Arno, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Harold Dicterow, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Erno Neufeld, Nat Ross, Paul Shure, Felix Slatkin (vl), Alvin Dinken, Stanley Harris, Paul Robyn (vla), Dave Filerman, Elisabeth Greenschpoon, George Neikrug, Eleanor Slatckin (ce), Larry Bunker (pc), Paul Smith (p), Barney Kessel (g), Joe Comfort (b), Mel Lewis, Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 22,768-2 My One And Only – 02:36 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 22,769-2 Someone To Watch Over Me – 04:30 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 22,770-7 Nice Work If You Can Get It – 03:32 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,771-3 Love Walked In – 03:52 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 22,772-10 But Not For Me – 02:05 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
f. 22,773-5 Let’s Call The Whole Thing Off – 04:25 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
g. 22,774-6 Looking For A Boy – 03:02 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
h. 22,775-7 Lorelei – 03:00 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 539 759-2]
i. 22,776-3 Let’s Kiss And Make Up – 03:49 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
j. 22,777-8 They All Laughed – 03:02 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
The Verse of “Nice Work If You Can Get It” was recorded at another session, probably one of July.
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Date: 15 July 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Cappy Lewis (tp), Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy (tb), George Roberts (btb), Ronnie Lang (as), Chuck Gentry (bs), Buddy Collette, Harry Klee, Champ Webb (ww), Frank Flynn (pc), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Ralph Pena (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 26,433-7 Shall We Dance? – 03:08 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 26,434-3 That Certain Feeling – 03:07 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 26,435-7 Boy! What Love Have Done To Me! – 03:46 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 22,775-16 Lorelei – 03:21 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 26,436-7 Boy Wanted – 03:33 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
f. 26,437-3 “The Half Of It, Dearie” Blues – 03:45 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
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Sings the Geroge and Ira Gershwin Songbook 2
Date: 16 July 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Pete Candoli, Cappy Lewis, Dale McMickle, Shorty Sherock (tp), Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy (tb), George Roberts (btb), Ronnie Lang (as), Chuck Gentry (bs), Red Callender (tu), Buddy Collette, Harry Klee, Champ Webb (ww), Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Jacques Gasselin, Benny Gill, Joseph Livoti, Dan Lube, Misha Russell, Paul Shure, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Lou Kievman, Barbara Simons (vla), Armand Kaproff, Edgar Lustgarted, Kurt Reher (ce), Frank Flynn (pc), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Comfort (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 26,438-8 ‘S Wonderful – 03:28 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 26,439-? Who Cares? – 03:05 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) [Verve Records LP 12″ MONO: V-29-5 – (1961)]
c. 26,439-3 Who Cares? – 03:05 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 26,440-8 Treat Me Rough – 02:54 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 26,441-3 Strike Up The Band – 02:33 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
f. 26,442-12 Sam And Delilah – 03:15 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
g. 26,443-3 By Strauss – 02:29 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
**
Date: 17 July 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Pete Candoli, Cappy Lewis, Dale McMickle, Shorty Sherock (tp), Richard Noel, Tommy Pederson, James Priddy (tb), George Roberts (btb), Ronnie Lang (as), Buddy Collette, Harry Klee, Joseph Koch, Buck Skalack (ww), Frank Flynn (pc), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Comfort (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 26,444-11 My Cousin In Milwaukee – 03:07 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 26,445-9 Things Are Looking Up – 03:03 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 26,446-5 Stiff Upper Lip – 02:50 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 26,447-12 Oh, So Nice! – 03:40 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 26,448-5 Just Another Rhumba – 05:34 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
f. 26,449-6 Somebody From Somewhere – 03:06 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
**
Date: 18 July 1959
Location: Capitol Studios, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Katharine Julyie (hp), Victor Arno, Victor Bay, Alex Beller, Harold Dicterow, David Frisina, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Marvin Limonick, Dan Lube, Lou Raderman, Marshall Sosson, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Frank Lane, Alex Neimann, Barbara Simons (vla), Elisabeth Greenschpoon, Edgar Lustgarted, Kurt Reher, Eleanor Slatckin (ce), Lou Busch, Victor Feldman, Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Joe Comfort (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Nelson Riddle (cnd, arr)

a. 26,450-4 Love Is Sweeping The Country – 03:24 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
b. 26,451-6 For You, For Me, For Evermore – 03:23 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
c. 26,452-6 Aren’t You Kind Of Glad We Did? – 03:28 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
d. 26,453-4 Isn’t It A Pity? – 03:23 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
e. 26,454-6 The Real American Folk Song (Is A Rag) – 03:43 (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)
Lou Busch (p) on e only. Omit Victor Feldman (p) on e. Omit Lou Levy (p) on e.

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Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook

Verve Records LP 12″ STEREO: V6-4046-2 – Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Harold Arlen Song Book (1961)
Date: 1 August 1960
Location: Capitol Records, Los Angeles
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Don Fagerquist (tp), Ted Nash (as), Plas Johnson (ts), Paul Smith (p), John Collins, Al Hendrickson (g), Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

a. 26,729-6 Hooray For Love – 02:42 (Harold Arlen, Leo Robin)
b. 26,730-7 When The Sun Comes Out – 05:06 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
c. 26,731-6 As Long As I Live – 03:45 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
d. 26,732-4 It’s Only A Paper Moon – 03:34 (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg, Billy Rose)
e. 26,733-7 The Man That Got Away – 05:18 (Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin)
f. 26,734-5 Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive – 03:37 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
g. 26,735-1 I’ve Got The World On A String – 04:50 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
**
Date: 2 August 1960
Location: Capitol Records, Los Angeles
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Ted Nash (as), Paul Smith (p), John Collins, Al Hendrickson (g), Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

a. 26,737-1 Get Happy – 03:29 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
b. 26,738-1 Sing My Heart (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler) [unissued]
c. 26,738-2 Sing My Heart – 02:32 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler) [Verve Records Double CD: 314 589 108-2]
d. 26,738-3 Sing My Heart (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler) [unissued]
e. 26,738-4 Sing My Heart – 02:45 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler) [Verve Records CD: 314 817 527-2]
f. 26,739-1 Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg) [unissued]
g. 26,739-2 Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg) [unissued]
h. 26,739-3 Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead – 03:15 (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg) [Verve Records CD: 314 817 528-2]
i. 26,740-1 Let’s Take A Walk Around The Block – 04:03 (Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin, Edgar Yipsel Harburg) [Verve Records CD: 314 817 528-2]
j. 26,740-2 Let’s Take A Walk Around The Block (Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin, Edgar Yipsel Harburg) [unissued]
k. 26,740-3 Let’s Take A Walk Around The Block – 03:58 (Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin, Edgar Yipsel Harburg)
l. 26,741-1 Heart And Soul (Hoagland Howard “Hoagy” Carmichael, Frank Loesser) [unissued]
m. 26,741-2 Heart And Soul – 03:34 (Hoagland Howard “Hoagy” Carmichael, Frank Loesser) [Verve Records Box Set (multiple CDs): 314 517 898-2]
**
Date: 14 January 1961
Location: Radio Recorders, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Frank Beach, Don Fagerquist, Conrad Gozzo, Joseph Triscari (tp), Milton Bernhart, Edward Kusby, Richard Noel (tb), George Roberts (btb), Benny Carter (as), Plas Johnson (ts), Chuck Gentry (bs), Justin Gordon, Wilbur Schwartz (ww), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Wilfred Middlebrooks, Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

a. 26,909-5 That Old Black Magic – 04:08 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
b. 26,910-5 Blues In The Night – 07:10 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
c. 26,911-4 I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues – 05:10 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
d. 26,912-5 Stormy Weather – 05:13 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
e. 26,913-2 One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) – 03:55 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
**
Date: 15 January 1961
Location: Radio Recorders, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Don Fagerquist (tp), Milton Bernhart (tb), Benny Carter (as), Plas Johnson (ts), Chuck Gentry (bs), Verlye Brilhart (hp), Israel Baker, Jacques Gasselin, Benny Gill, Murray Kellner, Dan Lube, Erno Neufeld, Lou Raderman, Nat Ross, Misha Russell, Marshall Sosson, Joseph Stepansky, Gerald Vinci (vl), Alvin Dinken, Lou Kievman, Virginia Majewski, Paul Robyn (vla), Armand Kaproff, Raphael Kramer, Edgar Lustgarted, Eleanor Slatckin (ce), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Wilfred Middlebrooks, Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

a. 26,915-3 My Shining Hour – 03:59 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
b. 26,916-3 Ill Wind – 03:50 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
c. 26,917-7 Over The Rainbow – 04:16 (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg)
d. 26,918-6 This Time The Dream’s On Me – 04:35 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
e. 26,919-1 It Was Written In The Stars – 05:08 (Harold Arlen, Leo Robin)
**
Date: 16 January 1961
Location: Radio Recorders, Hollywood
Label: Verve Records
Ella Fitzgerald (vc), Don Fagerquist (tp), Milton Bernhart (tb), Benny Carter (as), Chuck Gentry (ts), Henry Beau, Justin Gordon, Jules Jacob (ww), Emil Richards (vb), Lou Levy (p), Herb Ellis (g), Wilfred Middlebrooks, Joe Mondragon (b), Alvin Stoller (d), Billy May (cnd, arr)

a. 26,921-4 Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea – 02:22 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
b. 26,922-4 Let’s Fall In Love – 04:01 (Harold Arlen, Theodore “Ted” Koehler)
c. 26,923-5 Happiness Is A Thing Called Joe – 03:28 (Harold Arlen, Edgar Yipsel Harburg)
d. 26,924-6 Out Of This World – 02:41 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
e. 26,925-2 Come Rain Or Come Shine – 03:21 (Harold Arlen, John Herndon “Johnny” Mercer)
**

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