Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Complete Studio Master Takes mp3 flac download

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Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Complete Studio Master Takes Songer: Ella Fitzgerald
Title: Complete Studio Master Takes
ZIP size of MP3 version: 1254 mb.
ZIP size of FLAC version: 1552 mb.
Rating: 4.6/5
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Other formats: AU MP4 ADX MIDI RA MMF DMF
Label: Jazz Track ‎– 379120
Type: 5 x Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Box Set Vinyl, 10", Blue Vinyl
Country: UK, Europe & US
Date of released: 2017
Category: Jazz
Style: Easy Listening, Swing

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Ella & Louis
1-A1 Can't We Be Friends?
Written-By – Kay Swift, Paul James
1-A2 Isn't This A Lovely Day?
Written-By – Irving Berlin
1-A3 Moonlight In Vermont
Written-By – John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf
1-A4 They Can't Take That Away From Me
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
1-A5 Under A Blanket Of Blue
Written-By – Al J. Neiburg*, Jerry Livingston, Marty Symes
1-A6 Tenderly
Written-By – E.Y. "Yip" Harburg*, Jack Lawrence
1-B1 A Foggy Day
Written-By – George & Ira Gershwin
1-B2 Stars Fell On Alabama
Written-By – Frank Perkins, Mitchell Parish
1-B3 Cheek To Cheek
Written-By – Irving Berlin
1-B4 The Nearness Of You
Written-By – Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington
1-B5 April In Paris
Written-By – E.Y. "Yip" Harburg*, Vernon Duke
Ella & Louis Again
2-A1 Don't Be That Way 4:58
2-A2 Makin' Whoopee 3:58
2-A3 They All Laughed 3:49
2-A4 Comes Love 2:28
2-A5 Autumn In New York 5:57
2-B1 Let's Do It 8:44
2-B2 Stompin' At The Savoy 5:16
2-B3 I Won't Dance 4:49
2-B4 Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You? 4:15
2-C1 Let's Call The Whole Thing Off 4:14
2-C2 These Foolish Things 7:39
2-C3 I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm 3:11
2-C4 Willow Weep For Me 4:18
2-C5 I'm Puttin' All My Eggs In One Basket 3:31
2-D1 A Fine Romance 3:52
2-D2 Ill Wind 3:44
2-D3 Love Is Here To Stay 4:00
2-D4 I Get A Kick Out Of You 4:18
2-D5 Learnin' the Blues 7:15
Porgy & Bess
3-A1 Overture 10:53
3-A2 Summertime 5:01
3-A3 I Want To Stay Here 4:38
3-B1 My Man's Gone Now 4:03
3-B2 I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' 3:54
3-B3 Buzzard Song 3:00
3-B4 Bess, You is My Woman Now 5:30
3-C1 It Ain't Necessarily So 6:36
3-C2 What You Want Wid Bess? 2:02
3-C3 A Woman Is A Sometime Thing 4:50
3-C4 Oh, Doctor Jesus 2:01
Medley (3:31)
3-D1a Here Come De Honey Man
3-D1b Crab Man
3-D1c Oh, Dey's So Fresh And Fine (Strawberry Woman)
3-D2 There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York 4:56
3-D3 Bess, Oh Where's My Bess? 2:37
3-D4 Oh, Lawd, I'm On My Way
Performer – The Judd Conlon Singers*
3-D5 You Won't Be Satisfied
Bass [b] – Dale JonesClarinet [cl] – Edmond HallDrums [d] – Barrett DeemsPiano [p] – Billy KyleTrombone [tb] – Trummy YoungWritten-By – Freddy James, Larry Stock
3-D6 Undecided
Bass [b] – Dale JonesClarinet [c] – Edmond HallDrums [d] – Barrett DeemsPiano [p] – Billy KyleTrombone [tb] – Trummy YoungWritten-By – Charlie Shavers, Sid Robin
The Decca Master Takes
4-A1 You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart)
Written-By – Freddie James*, Larry Stock
4-A2 The Frim Fram Sauce
Written-By – Joe Ricardel, Redd Evans
4-A3 Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Written-By – Fabian Andre, Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt
4-A4 Can Anyone Explain? (No, No, No!)
Written-By – Bennie Benjamin, George David Weiss
4-B1 Necessary Evil
Written-By – Redd Evans
4-B2 Oops
Written-By – Harry Warren , Johnny Mercer
4-B3 Would You Like To Take A Walk?
Written-By – Billy Rose, Harry Warren , Mort Dixon
4-B4 Who Walks In When I Walk Out?
Written-By – Al Goodhart, Al Hoffman, Ralph Freed


  • Alto Saxophone [as] – George Koenig (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Arranged By [arr], Conductor [cond] – Sy Oliver (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Baritone Saxophone [bs] – Milton Schatz (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Bass – Ray Brown (tracks: 1-A1 to 2-D5)
  • Bass [b] – Ray Brown (tracks: 4-A3 to 4-B4), Trigger Alpert (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Clarinet [cl] – Hank D'Amico (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Clarinet [cl], Alto Saxophone [as] – Bill Stegmeyer (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Conductor – Bob Haggart (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Conductor [cond] – Dave Barbour (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4)
  • Conductor [Orchestra] – Russell Garcia (tracks: 3-A1 to 3-D6)
  • Drums – Buddy Rich (tracks: 1-A1 to 1-B5), Louis Bellson (tracks: 2-A1 to 2-D5)
  • Drums [d] – Alvin Stoller (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4), Cozy Cole (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2), Johnny Blowers (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Guitar – Herb Ellis (tracks: 1-A1 to 2-D5)
  • Guitar [g] – Danny Perri (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2), Everett Barksdale (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Liner Notes – Arlette Henry, Paul Smith
  • Liner Notes [Original 1959 Down Beat Review Porgy & Bess] – Gene Lees
  • Liner Notes [Original Down Beat Review Ella & Louis Again] – Leonard Feather
  • Liner Notes [Original Down Beat Review Ella & Louis] – Nat Hentoff
  • Liner Notes [Original Liner Notes: Ella & Louis Again] – Norman Granz
  • Liner Notes [Record Notes: Porgy & Bess] – Norman Granz
  • Lyrics By – DuBose Heyward (tracks: 3-A1 to 3-D4), Ira Gershwin (tracks: 3-A1 to 3-D4)
  • Music By – George Gershwin (tracks: 3-A1 to 3-D4)
  • Performer – Bob Haggart Orchestra* (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2), Dave Barbour Orchestra (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4), Sy Oliver Orchestra* (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Piano – Oscar Peterson (tracks: 1-A1 to 2-D5)
  • Piano [p] – Hank Jones (tracks: 4-A3 to 4-B4), Joe Bushkin (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Producer [Original Recordings] – Milt Gabler (tracks: 4-A1 to 4-B4)
  • Producer [Original Session] – Norman Granz (tracks: 1-A1 to 3-D6)
  • Saxophone [saxes] – Chuck Gentry (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4), Heinie Beau (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4), Jack Dumont (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4)
  • Tenor Saxophone [ts] – Art Drellinger* (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2), Frank Ludwig (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4), Jack Greenberg (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2)
  • Trombone [tb] – Frank Howard (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4)
  • Trumpet [tp] – Billy Butterfield (tracks: 4-A1, 4-A2), Larry Neill* (tracks: 4-B1 to 4-B4), Paul Webster (tracks: 4-A3, 4-A4)
  • Trumpet, Vocals – Louis Armstrong (tracks: 1-A1 to 2-A3, 2-A5 to 2-C1, 2-C3 to 2-D1, 2-D3 to 4-B4)
  • Vocals – Ella Fitzgerald (tracks: 1-A1 to 2-A1, 2-A3 to 2-A5, 2-B2 to 2-C3, 2-C5 to 2-D3, 2-D5 to 4-B4)


This 5-LP set compiles the three complete albums, Ella & Louis (Verve MGV4003), Ella & Louis Again (Verve MGV4006-2 [2-LP set]), and Porgy & Bess (Verve MGV4011-2 [2-LP set]), plus, added as a bonus to the Porgy & Bess album, the two duets Ella and Louis performed during a 1956 Hollywood Bowl concert which marked their earliest collaborative recordings for Granz.
Also contained here are their eight Decca studio master takes from 1946-51 on an exclusive 10" album.
Comes with a 16 page booklet.

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  • Barcode (Scanned): 8436563180828
  • Barcode (Text): 8 436563 180828