Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook

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Ella Fitzgerald Sings
the Duke Ellington Songbook
Artista Ella Fitzgerald
Tipo album Studio
Pubblicazione 1957
Durata 166:32
Dischi 3
Tracce 38
Genere Jazz
Etichetta Verve Records
Produttore Norman Granz
Registrazione giugno-ottobre 1957
Ella Fitzgerald - cronologia
Album precedente
(1957)
Album successivo
(1957)

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook è l'undicesimo album della cantante jazz Ella Fitzgerald, pubblicato dalla Verve Records nel 1957.[1][2]

È un triplo album che vede la Fitzgerald interpretare brani di Duke Ellington accompagnata dalla Duke Ellington Orchestra.

Tracce[modifica | modifica sorgente]

Disco 1
Lato A

  1. Rockin' in Rhythm (Harry Carney, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 5:17
  2. Drop Me Off in Harlem (Nick Kenny) – 3:48
  3. Day Dream (John La Touche, Billy Strayhorn) – 3:56
  4. Caravan (Mills, Juan Tizol) – 3:51
  5. Take the "A" Train (Strayhorn) – 6:37
  6. I Ain't Got Nothin' But the Blues (Don George) – 4:39
  7. Clementine (Strayhorn) – 2:37
  8. I Didn't Know About You (Bob Russell) – 4:10
  9. I'm Beginning to See the Light (George, Johnny Hodges, Harry James) – 3:24
  10. Lost in Meditation (Mills, Lou Singer, Tizol) – 3:24

Lato B

  1. Perdido (Ervin Drake, H.J Lengsfelder, Tizol) – 6:10
  2. Cotton Tail (Ellington) – 3:23
  3. Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me (Russell) – 7:38
  4. Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin' (Lee Gaines, Strayhorn) – 3:30
  5. (In My) Solitude (Eddie DeLange, Ellington, Mills) – 2:04
  6. Rocks in My Bed – 3:56
  7. Satin Doll (Johnny Mercer, Strayhorn) – 3:26
  8. Sophisticated Lady (Mitchell Parish) – 5:18

Disco 2
Lato A

  1. Just Squeeze Me (But Please Don't Tease Me) (Gaines) – 4:13
  2. It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) (Mills) – 4:12
  3. Azure (Mills) – 2:18
  4. I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart (Mills, Henry Nemo, John Redmond) – 4:08
  5. In a Sentimental Mood (Manny Kurtz, Mills) – 2:44
  6. Don't Get Around Much Anymore (Russell) – 4:59
  7. Prelude to a Kiss (Irving Gordon, Mills) – 5:26
  8. Mood Indigo (Barney Bigard, Mills) – 3:24
  9. In a Mellow Tone (Milt Gabler) – 5:07

Lato B

  1. Love You Madly – 4:37
  2. Lush Life (Strayhorn) – 3:37
  3. Squatty Roo (Hodges) – 3:38
  4. I'm Just a Lucky So-and-So (Mack David) – 4:12
  5. All Too Soon (Carl Sigman) – 4:22
  6. Everything But You (George, James) – 2:53
  7. I Got it Bad (And That Ain't Good) (Paul Francis Webster) – 6:11
  8. Bli-Blip (Sid Kuller) – 3:01

Disco 3

  1. Chelsea Bridge (Strayhorn) – 3:20
  2. Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald (Strayhorn) – 16:10:
    • First Movement: Royal Ancestry
    • Second Movement: All Heart
    • Third Movement: Beyond Category
    • Fourth Movement: Total Jazz
  3. The E and D Blues (E for Ella, D for Duke) (Strayhorn) – 4:48

Note[modifica | modifica sorgente]

  1. ^ ellafitzgerald.com
  2. ^ Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook su allmusic.com
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