Evolution of Ella

April 27, 2021#2018

The program is based on a music collection labeled as The Lost Berlin Tapes,” made when Ella Fitzgerald staged several concerts in Berlin, germany back in 1960. Her voice style is compared with her first appearances on record back in the mid-1930s.


Love and kisses — Chick Webb

I’ll chase the blues away — Chick Webb

A-tisket, a-tasket — Chick Webb

You’ll have to swing it (Mr. Paganini) — Chick Webb

You’ll have to swing it (Mr. Paganini) — Ella Fitzgerald

Someone to watch over me — Ella Fitzgerald

Angel eyes — Ella Fitzgerald

My kind of boy — Ella Fitzgerald

Clap hands, here comes Charley — Ella Fitzgerald

Jersey bounce — Ella Fitzgerald

Wee baby blues — Ella Fitzgerald

How high the moon — Ella Fitzgerald

Swingin’ down the lane — Jan Garber

(Date indicates when program is first available to stations. Actual broadcast typically follows within ten days.)