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Track Listing
01 Little White Lies 2:32
02 You Hit The Spot 2:45
03 What’s Your Story, Morning Glory? 2:40
04 Just You, Just Me 2:21
05 As Long As I Live 2:50
06 Teardrops From My Eyes 3:46
07 Gotta Be This Or That 3:07
08 Moonlight On The Ganges 2:23
09 My Kinda Love 3:42
10 Blues In The Night 3:41
11 If I Were A Bell 2:34
12 You’re An Old Smoothie 2:47
13 Little Jazz 3:04
14 You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me 2:20
15 Knock Me A Kiss 4:08
16 720 In The Books 2:57
17 Oh, What A Night For Love (Long Version) 3:28
18 Little Jazz (Alternate Take) 3:02
19 Dreams Are Made For Children 2:38
20 Oh, What A Night For Love (Short Version) 2:25
21 Like Young 3:03
22 Cool Breeze 1:56
23 Desafinado 2:09
24 Stardust Bossa Nova 2:32*
Artist:
Ella Fitzgerald
Title:
Ella Swings Lightly - with Marty Paich Dek-tette
Label:
Essential Jazz Classics
Cat No:
EJC55470
Format:
CD
Price £7.99
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• The complete classic 1958 album ‘Ella Swings Lightly’ (originally Verve),which was the first of Ella Fitzgerald’s very few collaborations with the great conductor and arranger Marty Paich.

• All of the music recorded during those 1958 sessions has been included here, as well as four rare tunes from 1959 and 1962 that complete Ella and Paich’s collaborative recordings prior to 1966 - included here on CD for the first time.

• Although the band for Ella Swings Lightly is presented on the original cover as an “orchestra”, it is in fact a tentet featuring such superlative musicians as Don Fagerquist, Bud Shank, Bill Holman, Med Flory, Lou Levy, Joe Mondragon and Mel Lewis.

• In 1956, Mel Tormé’s ‘Lulu’s Back in Town’ caused a sensation among musicians - with Paich and Tormé combining in a superb integration of voice and a small jazz ensemble. So, Norman Granz brought Ella and Paich together in ’58 to record these eighteen masters.

• Total Time: 69:05 - 24 tracks (including 4 bonus) - Includes 12-page booklet.
Reviews For Ella Swings Lightly - with Marty Paich Dek-tette
Jazz Journal - John Adcock
it's impossible to tire of Ella's voice, or not to marvel at how fresh she sounds despite her work rate during this time. Unmissable
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