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.


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. […]

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in London’ on RVM [Radio.Video.Music]


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