Let’s Do It, Let’s Fall in Love” (also known as “Let’s Do It (Let’s Fall in Love)” or simply “Let’s Do It”) is a popular song written in 1928 by Cole Porter. It was introduced [More]
“Summertime” is an aria composed in 1934 by George Gershwin for the 1935 opera Porgy and Bess. The lyrics are by DuBose Heyward, the author of the novel Porgy on which the opera was based, [More]
“Most people who don’t know jazz can probably recognize the name of one of the genre’s best singers: Ella Fitzgerald. Fitzgerald is one of the eight women at the center of this season of NPR [More]
“These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)” is a standard with lyrics by Eric Maschwitz, writing under the pseudonym Holt Marvell, and music by Jack Strachey, both Englishmen. Harry Link, an American, sometimes appears as [More]
“Old MacDonald Had a Farm” is a children’s song and nursery rhyme about a farmer named MacDonald (sometimes known as “McDonald” or “Macdonald”) and the various animals he keeps on his farm. Personnel: Ella Fitzgerald [More]
Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas is a 1960 album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, recorded in the summer of 1960, with a studio orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol. Ellа Wishes [More]
Lady Time is a 1978 studio album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, accompanied by the unusual combination of an organist (Jackie Davis) and a drummer (Louie Bellson). AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw by Sсоtt Yаnоw:  Thіѕ [More]
Ella Fitzgerald – Do Nothin’ Till You Hear from Me (Duke Ellington). September 4, 1956. “Do Nothing till You Hear from Me” (also written as “Do Nothin’ Til You Hear From Me”) is a song [More]