Ella à Nice

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Ella à Nice
Live album by Ella Fitzgerald
Released 1982
Recorded July 21, 1971
Genre Vocal jazz
Length 50:14
Label Pablo
Producer Norman Granz
Ella Fitzgerald chronology
Ella Loves Cole
(1972)
Ella à Nice
(1982)
Jazz at Santa Monica Civic '72
(1972)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Ella à Nice is a 1972 (see 1971 in music) live album by the American jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald, accompanied by a jazz trio led by the pianist Tommy Flanagan. This recording remained unreleased until the early 1980s.

Track listing[edit]

For the 1982 LP on Pablo Records; Pablo 2308 234; Re-issued by Pablo Records in 1990 on CD; OJC20 442-2

Side One:

  1. "Night and Day" (Cole Porter) – 6:43
  2. The Many Faces of Cole Porter: "Get Out of Town"/"You'd Be So Easy to Love", "You Do Something to Me" (Porter) – 5:22
  3. The Ballad Medley: "Body and Soul", "The Man I Love", "I Loves You Porgy" (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour)/(George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin)/(G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin) – 4:42
  4. The Bossa Scene: "The Girl from Ipanema"/"Fly Me to the Moon"/"O Nosso Amor"/"Madalena"/"Agua de Beber" (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Vinícius de Moraes)/(Bart Howard)/(Jobim, de Moraes)/(Jobim, Ronaldo Monteiro de Souza)/(Jobim, de Moraes) – 5:35
  5. "Summertime" (G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) – 2:36

Side Two:

  1. "They Can't Take That Away from Me" (G. Gershwin, I. Gershwin) – 4:14
  2. Aspects of Duke: "Mood Indigo"/"Do Nothing till You Hear from Me"/"It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)" (Barney Bigard, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills)/(Ellington, Bob Russell)/(Ellington, Mills) – 7:16
  3. "Something" (George Harrison) – 3:33
  4. "St. Louis Blues" (W.C. Handy) – 2:59
  5. "Close to You" (Burt Bacharach) –2:45
  6. "Put a Little Love in Your Heart" (Jackie DeShannon, Jimmy Holiday, Randy Myers) – 4:29

Personnel[edit]

Recorded July 21, 1971, in Nice, France:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ella à Nice". Allmusic. All Media Guide. Retrieved 2011-08-09.