Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
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Foundation birthday greeting to NEA Jazz Master (and Tony Award winner), DEE DEE BRIDGEWATER!! Have you heard her tributes to Ella? Oh my....... Thankfully, I got to see her on stage in THE WIZ.
Foundation birthday greeting to NEA Jazz Master and Tony Award winner DEE

Ella Fitzgerald & Billy May and His Orchestra - Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead

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Patricia Yeaman
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/26/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Ella history day! On May 26, 1969, Ella was in the studio in Hollywood, beginning work on one of the albums she recorded for Reprise Records. It's one of my favorite covers.
Ella history day On May 26 1969 Ella was in the studio

Things Ain't What They Used To Be

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Werner Matrisch
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Erika Clark
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/25/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Visiting New York City? Lots of Ella memories there, especially in Harlem. We'll meet you at the Apollo Theater, or the Jazz Museum in Harlem to name just two. Go visit!
Visiting New York City Lots of Ella memories there especially in Harlem

Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington and His Orchestra - Drop Me Off in Harlem

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Moses Williams
Clyde Boyd Jr.
Patricia Yeaman
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/24/2017 at 16:20. Facebook
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Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/24/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“I want to be happy, but I won’t be happy, ‘till I make YOU happy, too.” Ella’s version of this Youmans/Caesar standard (from “No, No, Nanette”) is our song for today.
I want to be happy but I wont be happy till I

I Want To Be Happy [feat. Chick Webb And His Orchestra]

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Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/23/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
I just baked a delicious chocolate cake to honor ARTIE SHAW (5/23/1910-12/30/2004). Could that man make music! And now his clarinet and Ella’s archives both live at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C.
I just baked a delicious chocolate cake to honor ARTIE SHAW 523191012302004

Essential Ella by Ella Fitzgerald

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June Carson
Edward Montufar
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/22/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Ella said that "the only thing better than singing is.......MORE singing. She was right. What are YOU listening to today?
Ella said that the only thing better than singing isMORE singing She

The Best of the Song Books by Ella Fitzgerald

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Victoria Caro Johnson
Danny Gougeon
Evelyn Mitchell
Ella Fitzgerald
Ella Fitzgerald
05/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Here’s Ella with a song that’s usually associated with Barbra Streisand: DON’T RAIN ON MY PARADE. Ella’s version was recorded live, back in 1965. Yes, that IS Tommy Flanagan on the piano.
Heres Ella with a song thats usually associated with Barbra Streisand DONT

Ella Fitzgerald - Don't Rain On My Parade (Live)

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Werner Matrisch
Madeline Garcia
Bev Woodward
Our song for today is Duke Ellington’s SATIN DOLL...just because
I adore the way Ella swings it. What's your favorite?

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Our song for today is Duke Ellington’s SATIN DOLLjust because
Larry Shuppy
Steven Tamasy
Zoltán Tamáš
Our song for today is Duke Ellington’s SATIN DOLL...just because
I adore the way Ella swings it. What's your favorite?
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Our song for today is Duke Ellington’s SATIN DOLLjust because
Tony Huffman
Sheryl West
Keith Noud
This is one of my favorite photographs of Ella. And the book is great, too!
This is one of my favorite photographs of Ella And the book is great too

Ella Fitzgerald Original Keys For Singers Vocal Piano

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Gaby Stegemann
Patricia Yeaman
Amalia Ford
We bet you know that Ella's archives are at the Smithsonian. Here's a great article from the Smithsonian Magazine. Do you have a favorite Ella memory?
We bet you know that Ellas archives are at the Smithsonian Heres

Never Mind Her Stellar Jazz Career, Young Ella Fitzgerald Just Wanted to Dance

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Don Wilson
Joke Tromp
Moses Williams
The album for today features Ella and the great Nelson Riddle from 1962. Just ignore these dated hair styles! Special thanks to the sound engineers at Verve Records-the music sounds fresher than ever. Do you have this?
The album for today features Ella and the great Nelson Riddle from

Ella Swings Brightly With Nelson by Ella Fitzgerald

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Danny Gougeon
Jeanne Marie Tokunaga
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Greetings from Philadelphia, where R&B organist BILL DOGGETT was born. Here's the album that Bill and Ella recorded - one of my favorite covers. (Yes, I did say “organist”. Trust me, this is terrific!)
Greetings from Philadelphia where RB organist BILL DOGGETT was born Heres the

Rhythm Is My Business by Ella Fitzgerald

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Danny Gougeon
Richard Langniel
Quick! Get to Washington DC and the new exhibit on Ella. It's at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. Special thanks to Curator Dr. John Edward Hasse (the man wearing glasses) who is standing proudly with the Ella Foundation staff.
Quick Get to Washington DC and the new exhibit on Ella Its
John Hasse
Don Wilson
Dona Shep
WHEN MY SUGAR WALKS DOWN THE STREET. Published back in 1924. Doesn’t it sound fresh and wonderful?
WHEN MY SUGAR WALKS DOWN THE STREET Published back in 1924 Doesnt

Ella Fitzgerald - When My Sugar Walks Down the Street

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Edgar Pacheco
Bocha Gonzalez
Sue Weatherley
Yesterday, cocoa – today, coffee. BLACK COFFEE by Paul Francis Webster and Sunny Burke. Ella sang it often, but I especially love this version with Ella and pianist Paul Smith.
Yesterday cocoa today coffee BLACK COFFEE by Paul Francis Webster and Sunny

Ella Fitzgerald - Black Coffee

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Moses Williams
Heather Boley
Patricia Yeaman
On our turntable today is a cute novelty song: HOTTA CHOCOLATTA. (And, yes, there is hot chocolate in the kitchen). Have you heard Ella sing this catchy tune? It always gets stuck in my head.......
On our turntable today is a cute novelty song HOTTA CHOCOLATTA And

Ella Fitzgerald - Hotta Chocolatta

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Fran Morris Rosman
Patricia Yeaman
Bernice Buck Amand
A Birthday Celebration today for IRVING BERLIN (Israel Isidore Balain, 5/11/1888 – 9/22/1989). Sometimes I wonder how a man who’s first language wasn’t even English managed to write some of our most beloved songs…..THANKS FOR ALL THE MUSIC, MR. BERLIN!
A Birthday Celebration today for IRVING BERLIN Israel Isidore Balain 5111888 9221989

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Song Book by Ella Fitzgerald

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Joke Tromp
Edgar Pacheco
Patricia Yeaman
There's birthday cake at Ella's Foundation today for the great Fred Astaire (5-10-1899); and we're listening to Ella’s version of a song that Fred made famous – Irving Berlin's CHEEK TO CHEEK.
Theres birthday cake at Ellas Foundation today for the great Fred Astaire

Ella Fitzgerald - Cheek To Cheek

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Madeline Garcia
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