Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in London’ at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club (1974)

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in London’ is a live album recorded on April 11, 1974 at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club with a quartet and released the same year by Pablo.

Track Listing : 1.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) – 03:15 . 2.They Can’T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:12 . 3.Ev’Ry Time We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter) – 02:57 . 4.The Man I Love (G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin) – 08:10 . 5.It Don’T Mean A Thing (If It Ain’T Got That Swing) (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 07:25 . 6.You’Ve Got A Friend (Carole King) – 06:46 . 7.Lemon Drop (George Wallington) – 03:48 . 8.The Very Thought Of You (Ray Noble) – 04:13 . 9.Happy Blues (Ella Fitzgerald) – 06:00


Phil Stern

Musicians : Ella Fitzgerald – Vocals . Tommy Flanagan – Piano . Joe Pass – Guitar . Keter Betts – Double Bass . Bobby Durham – Drums

Production : Produced By Norman Granz

Package : Benny Green – Liner Notes . Gilles Margerin – Design . Jamie Putnam – Art Direction . Phil Stern asterisques RVM – Photography

Recorded On April 11, 1974 At Ronnie Scott’S, London, England.

Released In 1974 By Pablo.

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This is one of Ella Fitzgerald‘s most enjoyable recordings from her later years. This set serves as a perfect introduction to the mature Ella Fitzgerald. […]

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She is capable of interacting with a much smaller audience that she had been used to in the past. Ella takes a request when she sings “The Very Thought Of You” so beautifully; and the Londoners relish every moment when Ella sings “Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye,” a Cole Porter favorite with the British at that time. […]

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