Released as part of Giants of Jazz's Immortal Concerts series, Ella Fitzgerald 1957-1958 contains highlights from three concerts: an October 1957 show at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium featuring Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, and Jo Jones; a Stockholm performance from April 1957, featuring Ellis, Brown, Jones, and Donald Abney; an April 1958 concert in Rome, featuring Lou Levy, Max Bennett
Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday at Newport is a 1958 live album by Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday, recorded at the 1957 Newport Jazz Festival. Fitzgerald's first track promoted her recent album Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers & Hart Songbook (1956), and after several teething problems with the microphone, and tempo problems on "I'm Gonna Sit Right Down (And Write Myself a Letter)", she delivers a stunning scat solo on "Air Mail Special", quoting from several recent pop hits.
At the Opera House is a 1958 live album by Ella Fitzgerald. The album presents a recording of the 1957 Jazz at the Philharmonic Concerts. This series of live jazz concerts was devised by Fitzgerald's manager Norman Granz, they ran from 1944 to 1983. Featured on this occasion, in 1957, are Fitzgerald and the leading jazz players of the day in an onstage jam session.
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Total playing time 60'20". Recorded at: - Konserthuset, Stockholm, April, 1957 (tracks 8-15) - Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, October, 1957 (tracks 1-7) - Rome, April 25, 1958 (tracks 16-19).
Ella Fitzgerald, Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots. It Ain't Necessarily So. Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong. Andy Williams, Barney Wilen, Bill Perkins, Blossom Dearie, Conte Candoli, Dean Martin, Eartha Kitt, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Gigi Gryce, Lalo Schiffrin, Mary Lou Williams, Nat King Cole, Neal Hefti, Ramsey Lewis, Sam Butera, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, Andy Williams.
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Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996), also known as the "First Lady of Song", "Queen of Jazz", and "Lady Ella", was an American jazz and song vocalist.