Ella Fitzgerald

Sings the Rodgers and Hart Song Book

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The second of Ella Fitzgerald's famed Songbook series features her singing 34 of the best songs co-written by Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart. The arrangements by Buddy Bregman for the string orchestra and big band only border on jazz but she manages to swing the medium-tempo numbers and give sensitivity to the ballads. With such songs as "You Took Advantage of Me," "The Lady Is a Tramp," "It Never Entered My Mind," "Where or When," "My Funny Valentine," and "Blue Moon," it is not too surprising that these recordings (originally released on a two-LP set) were so popular.

Track Listing - Disc 2

Sample Title/Composer Performer Time Stream
1 3:10 Spotify
2 4:06 Spotify
3 2:48 Spotify
4 3:46 Spotify
5 3:21 Spotify
6 3:38 Spotify
7 3:38 Spotify
8 2:29 Spotify
9 3:52 Spotify
10 7:01 Spotify
11 2:13 Spotify
12 1:30 Spotify
13 3:16 Spotify
14 3:00 Spotify
15 1:52 Spotify
16 3:11 Spotify
17 2:39 Spotify
18 3:15 Spotify
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