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Ella Fitzgerald, the early years [sound recording] : part 1 : with Chick Webb and his orchestra.

Fitzgerald, Ella (Performer). Webb, Chick (Performer). Webb, Chick (Added Author). Savoy Eight. (Performer). Chick Webb Orchestra (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Part Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library CD 3489-3490 disc 1 37684000270825 Ralph's Corner - Swing Copy hold / Volume hold Available -
Stan Getz Library CD 3489-3490 disc 2 37684000270833 Ralph's Corner - Swing Copy hold Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : MCA Records : p1992.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Booklet (39 p. : ill.) with notes by Will Friedwald and recording information, inserted.
Produced by Orrin Keepnews.
Formatted Contents Note:
I'll chase the blues away -- Love and kisses -- Rhythm and romance -- Under the spell of the blues -- When I get low I get high -- Sing me a swing song (and let me dance) -- A little bit later on -- Love, you're just a laugh -- You'll have to swing it ("Mr. Paganini") -- Vote for Mr. Rhythm -- My last affair -- Organ grinder's swing -- Shine -- Darktown strutters' ball -- Oh, yes, take another guess -- You showed me the way -- Cryin' mood -- If you ever should leave -- Everyone's wrong but me -- Just a simple melody -- I got a guy -- Rock it for me -- I want to be happy -- The dipsy doodle -- If dreams come true -- Hallelujah! -- Bei mir bist du schoen -- It's my turn now -- It's wonderful -- I was doing all right -- A-tisket, a-tasket -- Heart of mine -- I'm just a jitterbug -- You can't be mine (and someone else's, too) -- If you only knew -- Pack up your sings and go to the Devil -- McPherson is rehearsin' (to swing) -- Everybody step -- Wacky dust -- Strictly from Dixie -- F.D.R. Jones -- It's foxy -- I found my yellow basket.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ella Fitzgerald, vocals, with Chick Webb and his orchestra or her Savoy Eight.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded 1935-1938.
Subject: Jazz vocals
Jazz > 1931-1940
I'll chase the blues away.
Loves and kisses.
Ritmo y romance / Kenny G. and Walter Afanasieff.
Under the spell of the blues.
When i get low i get high.
Sing me a swing song (and let me dance) / Hoagy Carmichael and Stanley Adams.
A little bit later on.
Love, you're just a laugh.
If you can't sing it you'll have to swing it (Mr. Paganini) / Sam Coslow.
Vote for Mr.Rhythm.
My last affair / H. Johnson.
Organ grinder's swing / Will Hudson, Irving Mills and Mitchell Parish.
Shine / Words by Cecil Mack and Lew Brown; music by Ford Dabney.
Darktown strutters' ball / Shelton Brooks.
Oh, yes, take another guess.
You show me the way.
Cryin' mood.
If you ever should leave.
Everone's wrong but me.
Just a simple melody.
I got a guy / Marion Sunshine.
Rock it for me/ Sue Werner, Kay Werner
I want to be happy / Music by Vincent Youmans ; words by Irving Caesar.
The dipsy doodle / Larry Clinton.
If dreams come true / Edgar Sampson, Irving Mills, Benny Goodman.
Hallelujah! / Words by Leo Robin and Clifford Grey; Music by Vincent Youmans.
Bei mir bist du schon / Original lyrics by Jacob Jacobs ; English version by Saul Chaplin ; music by Sholom Secunda.
It's my turn now / Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin.
It's wonderful / Smith, Parish and Wells.
I was doing all right / George Gershwin.
A-tisket, a-tasket / Traditional; additional lyrics by Ella Fitzgerald and Van Alexander.
I'm just a jitterbug.
Heart of mine / Heyman, Webb.
You can't be mine(and someone else's, too) / J.C. Johnson and C. Webb.
If you only knew / Charlie Beal, Chick Webb.
Pack up your sins and go to the Devil.
McPherson is rehearsin'(to swin).
Everybody step / Irving Berlin.
Wacky dust.
Strickly from Dixie.
F.D.R. Jones.
It's foxy.
I found my yellow basket.

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