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Ella Fitzgerald - Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook

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Tracklist

1 Fascinating Rhythm 3:24
2 'S Wonderful 3:28
3 Someone To Watch Over Me 4:32
4 He Loves And She Loves 2:46
5 Oh, Lady, Be Good! 4:00
6 A Foggy Day 3:32
7 How Long Has This Been Going On? 3:46
8 Let's Call The Whole Thing Off 4:28
9 But Not For Me 3:32
10 My One And Only 2:37
11 I've Got A Crush On You 3:28
12 Nice Work If You Can Get It 3:33
13 The Man I Love 3:52
14 Funny Face 3:23
15 Embraceable You 4:52
16 They Can't Take That Away From Me 3:09
17 I Got Rhythm 3:06

Credits

  • Accompanied By – Nelson Riddle's Orchestras*
  • Coordinator [Production Coordinated By] – Aric Lach Morrison
  • Design [Art Designed And Directed By] – Lisa Po-Ying Huang
  • Design, Coordinator [Design Coordinated By] – Nichell Delvaille
  • Liner Notes – William Ruhlmann
  • Liner Notes [Notes Edited By] – Peter Pullman
  • Mastered By – Andrew Nicholas
  • Music By, Lyrics By [All Melodies And Lyrics Written By] – George And Ira Gershwin*
  • Photography [Package Photography By] – Kevin Knight
  • Photography [Photographs By] – Carole Reiff
  • Producer [Original Recordings Produced By] – Norman Granz
  • Producer [Production Assistance By] – Jessica Raimi, Marina Detienne
  • Research [Researched By] – Phil Schaap
  • Supervised By – Michael Lang
  • Vocals [Sings On All Tracks] – Ella Fitzgerald

Notes

This compilation ℗ & © 1996 PolyGram Records, Inc.

Mastered at PolyGram Studios
Photographs © Florence and Hal Reiff

Special thanks to Ben Young, the Institute of Jazz Studies, and the staff at PolyGram Studios

On tracks 1 and 14:
Recorded March 18, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

On track 2:
Recorded July 16, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

On tracks 3, 8, 10 and 12:
Recorded March 26, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

On tracks 4, 6 and 13:
Recorded (second session) January 5, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

On tracks 5, 9, 11 and 15:
Recorded January 8, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

On tracks 7, 16 and 17:
Recorded (first session) January 5, 1959 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood

Original LP issue: "Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Song Book" Verve MGVS 6082-5; on CD: 825 024-2

These selections are also available on the sixteen-CD set "The Complete Ella Fitzgerald Song Books on Verve" 314 519 832-2

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 731452958129
  • Matrix / Runout: 07314 529 581-2 03 / 50986153 MADE IN GERMANY BY UNIVERSAL M&L

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
314 529 581-2 Ella Fitzgerald Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook ‎(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 529 581-2 US 1996
514266A Ella Fitzgerald Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook ‎(CD, Comp) Jazz Heritage 514266A US 1996
314 529 581-2 Ella Fitzgerald Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook ‎(CD, Comp) Verve Records 314 529 581-2 Canada 1996

Ella Fitzgerald - Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook
Musician: Ella Fitzgerald
Title: Oh, Lady, Be Good! Best Of The Gershwin Songbook
Category: Jazz / Stage & Screen
Country: Germany
Released: 1996
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