The Ella Fitzgerald Collection, Vol. 2: 1936-55

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  • Release Date: 1/14/2014
  • Label: Acrobat
  • UPC: 824046706623
  • Catalog Number: 7066
  • Sales rank: 162,747


Disc 1
  1. 1 Under The Spell Of The Blues - Chick Webb & His Orchestra (2:57)
  2. 2 I Want To Be Happy - Chick Webb & His Orchestra (4:29)
  3. 3 It's Wonderful - Ella Fitzgerald & Her Savoy Eight (2:54)
  4. 4 Stairway To The Stars - Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra (3:16)
  5. 5 I Must Have That Man - Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra (3:05)
  6. 6 Jim (2:59)
  7. 7 This Love Of Mine (2:54)
  8. 8 Somebody Nobody Loves (3:11)
  9. 9 You Don't Know What Love Is (3:23)
  10. 10 Make Love To Me (2:47)
  11. 11 Mama Come Home (2:42)
  12. 12 My Heart And I Decided (2:59)
  13. 13 He's My Guy (3:17)
  14. 14 Cow Cow Boogie - The Ink Spots (2:54)
  15. 15 Time Alone Will Tell (3:07)
  16. 16 Once Too Often (2:56)
  17. 17 I'm Making Believe (3:11)
  18. 18 And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine (3:14)
  19. 19 I'm Confessin' - The Johnny Long Orchestra (3:24)
  20. 20 I'm Begining to See The Light (2:44)
  21. 21 That's The Way It Is - The Ink Spots (3:17)
  22. 22 Paper Moon (2:30)
  23. 23 Cry You Out Of My Heart (2:46)
  24. 24 A Kiss Goodnight (3:04)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Benny's Coming Home Saturday - Randy Brooks & His Orchestra (3:24)
  2. 2 Flying Home - Vic Schoen & His Orchestra (2:27)
  3. 3 You Won't Be Satisfied (2:53)
  4. 4 Frim Fram Sauce - Bob Haggart & His Orchestra (3:12)
  5. 5 I'm Just A Lucky So And So (2:55)
  6. 6 I Didn't Mean A Word I Said (3:18)
  7. 7 (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons (3:09)
  8. 8 It's A Pity To Say Goodnight (2:39)
  9. 9 Guilty (3:12)
  10. 10 Sentimental Journey - Eddie Heywood and His Orchestra (3:17)
  11. 11 A Sunday Kind Of Love (3:14)
  12. 12 That's My Desire (3:00)
  13. 13 Lady Be Good - Andy Love Quintet (3:14)
  14. 14 Don't You Think I Ought To Know - Bob Haggart & His Orchestra (3:07)
  15. 15 You're Breaking In A New Heart - Bob Haggart & His Orchestra (2:27)
  16. 16 I Want To Learn About Love (2:22)
  17. 17 That Old Feeling - The Day Dreamers (2:26)
  18. 18 No Sense (2:59)
  19. 19 My Happiness - The Song Spinners (3:15)
  20. 20 It's Too Soon To Know - Illinois Jacquet (2:37)
  21. 21 Baby It's Cold Outside - Louis Jordan & His Tympany 5 (2:41)
  22. 22 Basin Street Blues (3:07)
  23. 23 Can Anyone Explain (3:10)
  24. 24 Dream a Little Dream Of Me - Sy Oliver's Orchestra (3:02)
  25. 25 Looking for A Boy (3:05)
Disc 3
  1. 1 My One And Only (3:14)
  2. 2 How Long Has This Been Going On? (3:15)
  3. 3 I've Got A Crush On You (3:13)
  4. 4 But Not For Me (3:12)
  5. 5 Soon (2:45)
  6. 6 Someone To Watch Over Me (3:14)
  7. 7 Maybe - Ellis Larkins (3:25)
  8. 8 Mixed Emotions (3:14)
  9. 9 Smooth Sailing - The Ray Charles Singers (3:05)
  10. 10 Oops! (3:12)
  11. 11 Would You Like To Take A Walk (3:17)
  12. 12 Who Walks In When I Walk Out - Dave Barbour & His Orchestra (2:17)
  13. 13 Air Mail Special (3:01)
  14. 14 Rough Ridin' - The Ray Charles Singers (3:13)
  15. 15 A Guy Is A Guy (2:51)
  16. 16 Angel Eyes (2:53)
  17. 17 (If You Can't Sing It) You'll Have To Swing It (A.K.A. Mr. Paginini) - Sy Oliver & His Orchestra (5:08)
  18. 18 Walking By the River (2:25)
  19. 19 Moanin' Low (2:40)
  20. 20 Taking A Chance On Love (3:06)
  21. 21 I Wished On The Moon - Gordon Jenkins' Orchestra and Choir (3:04)
  22. 22 I'm Glad There Is You (3:07)
  23. 23 Baby, What Else Can I Do? (3:47)
  24. 24 What is There To Say? (3:19)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Makin' Whoopee (3:04)
  2. 2 Until The Real Thing Comes Along (2:56)
  3. 3 People Will Say We're In Love (3:09)
  4. 4 Please Be Kind (3:32)
  5. 5 Imagination (2:34)
  6. 6 My Heart Belongs To Daddy (2:37)
  7. 7 You Leave Me Breathless (3:03)
  8. 8 Nice Work If You Can Get It (2:37)
  9. 9 Star Dust - Ellis Larkins (3:59)
  10. 10 Later (2:31)
  11. 11 Lullaby Of Birdland - Sy Oliver's Orchestra (2:50)
  12. 12 Thanks For The Memory (2:27)
  13. 13 It Might As Well Be Spring (2:40)
  14. 14 You'll Never Know (3:07)
  15. 15 I Can't Get started (3:05)
  16. 16 Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea (2:15)
  17. 17 That Old Black Magic (2:29)
  18. 18 Old Devil Moon (2:57)
  19. 19 Lover Come Back To Me - Benny Carter's Orchestra (1:59)
  20. 20 Hard Hearted Hannah (3:00)
  21. 21 Pete Kelly's Blues (2:26)
  22. 22 Soldier Boy (2:57)
  23. 23 A Satisfied Mind - Toots Camarata & His Orchestra (2:31)
  24. 24 But Not Like Mine (2:57)
  25. 25 The Impatient Years (2:46)
  26. 26 My One And Only Love (3:14)
  27. 27 The Tender Trap - Toots Camarata & His Orchestra (2:53)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Ella Fitzgerald Primary Artist, Vocals
Bill Doggett Organ, Piano
Will Bradley Trombone
The Delta Rhythm Boys Vocals
Al Grey Trombone
Eddie Heywood Piano
Dick Hyman Piano
Illinois Jacquet Trumpet
Hank Jones Piano
Louis Jordan Alto Saxophone, Vocals
John Lewis Piano
André Previn Conductor
Charlie Shavers Trumpet
Red Nichols Trumpet
Trigger Alpert Bass
Dave Barbour Conductor
Eddie Barefield Alto Saxophone
Joe Bushkin Piano
Billy Butterfield Trumpet
Cozy Cole Drums
Hank D'Amico Clarinet
Ziggy Elman Trumpet
Bob Haggart Bass, Conductor, Leader
Taft Jordan Trumpet, Vocals
Al Klink Tenor Saxophone
Matty Matlock Saxophone
Sy Oliver Conductor
Edgar Sampson Alto Saxophone
Chick Webb Drums
George Wettling Drums
Stan Freeman Piano
The Ink Spots Vocals, Accompaniment
Buddy Cole Piano
Sam "The Man" Taylor Tenor Saxophone
Moe Wechsler Piano
Eddie Safranski Bass
George Duvivier Bass
Don Abney Piano, Celeste
Louis Armstrong Trumpet, Vocals
Everett Barksdale Guitar
Mario Bauzá Trumpet
Bill Beason Drums
Sandy Block Bass
Johnny Blowers Drums
Perry Botkin Guitar
Ray Brown Bass
Mort Bullman Trombone
Larry Bunker Drums
Garvin Bushell Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone
Ernie Caceres Baritone Saxophone
Toots Camarata Conductor
Wayman Carver Flute, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Al Casamenti Guitar
Henderson Chambers Trombone
Pete Clark Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Kenny Clarke Drums
Sid Cooper Alto Saxophone
Jimmy Crawford Drums
Cutty Cutshall Trombone
Jack Dumont Saxophone
Nick Fatool Drums
Morey Feld Drums
Harold Feldman Tenor Saxophone
Tommy Fulford Piano
Barry Galbraith Guitar
Chuck Genduso Trumpet
Chuck Gentry Saxophone
Leonard Graham Trumpet
Chris Griffin Trumpet
William K. "Billy" Hadnott Bass
Joe Harris Drums
Aaron Izenhall Trumpet
Josh Jackson Tenor Saxophone
Dick Jacobs Tenor Saxophone, Bells
Hilton Jefferson Alto Saxophone
Claude Jones Trombone
Don Kirkpatrick Piano
Irv Kluger Drums
George Koenig Alto Saxophone
Phil Kraus Drums, Vibes
Billy Kyle Piano
Ellis Larkins Piano
Leroy Kirkland Conductor
Charles Linton Vocals
Ulysses Livingston Guitar
Frank Ludwig Tenor Saxophone
Joe Mondragon Bass
George Matthews Trombone
John McConnell Trombone
Johnny McGhee Trumpet
Dave McRae Baritone Saxophone
Teddy McRae Clarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Dick Moore Flugelhorn
Earl Murphy Trombone
Jimmy Nottingham Trumpet
Fred Ohms Trombone
Beverly Peer Bass
Danny Perri Guitar
Jimmy Powell Alto Saxophone
Bernie Privin Trumpet
Keg Purnell Drums
Janet Putnam Harp
Irving "Mouse" Randolph Trumpet
Hymie Schertzer Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Norris "Bunny" Shawker Drums
Jimmy Shirley Guitar
Bill Stegmeyer Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Phil Stephens Bass
Alvin Stoller Drums
Nat Story Trombone
John Trueheart Banjo, Guitar
Dick Vance Trumpet
Ted Vesely Trombone
Vic Schoen Conductor
Paul Webster Trumpet
Hy White Guitar
Elmer "Skippy" Williams Tenor Saxophone
Milt Yaner Alto Saxophone
Larry Neill Trumpet
Rudy Traylor Drums
Jack Greenberg Tenor Saxophone
Dale McMickle Trumpet
Bob Peck Trumpet
Billy Rauch Trombone
Jack Satterfield Trombone
Seymour Shaffer Trombone
Sandy Williams Trombone
Larry Wright Saxophone
John Scott Trotter Conductor
Johnny Long Conductor
Junior Raglin Bass
Ward Silloway Trombone
Billy Taylor Sr. Bass
Arnold Fishkind Bass
Frank Saracco Trombone
Bob Mitchell Trumpet
Haig Stephens Bass
Bobby Stark Trumpet
Joe Morris Drums
Joe Howard Trombone
Felix Giobbe Bass
Sylvester Payne Drums
Sid Rubin Tenor Saxophone
Louis Ruggiero Trumpet
Art Drellinger Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone
Al Howard Alto Saxophone
Bill Furness Piano
Milton Schatz Baritone Saxophone
Wendell Mayhew Trombone
Bobby Johnson Guitar
Slim Furness Guitar
Warren Baker Saxophone
The Song Spinners Vocals
Frank Howard Trombone
Dave Harris Saxophone
Eddie Bourne Drums
Bernie Mackay Guitar
Peck Furness Bass
Bill Thomas Bass
Bobby Guy Trumpet
Harold Mitchell Trumpet
Lonnie Simmons Tenor Saxophone
Phil Shuken Saxophone
Andy Love Quintet Vocals
Al King Trombone
Lester Salomon Flugelhorn
Bernie Kaufman Alto Saxophone
Billy Pritchard Trombone
Ralph Muzzillo Trumpet
The Four Keys Accompaniment
Heinie Beau Saxophone
Andy Ferretti Trumpet
Renee De Knight Piano
Stan Kane Drums
Chauncey Haughton Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Toots Mondello Alto Saxophone
Lamont Moten Bass
Jesse Pryce Drums
Ham Jackson Electric Guitar
Ernie Hatfield Drums, Vocals
Technical Credits
Tiny Bradshaw Composer
George Gershwin Composer
Sigmund Romberg Composer
Oscar Brand Composer
Louis Prima Composer
Frank Sinatra Composer
Hoagy Carmichael Composer
Arnett Cobb Composer
Ella Fitzgerald Composer
Benny Goodman Composer
Lionel Hampton Composer
Johnny Hodges Composer
Harry James Composer
Hank Jones Composer
Stan Kenton Composer
George Shearing Composer
Matt Dennis Composer
Bob Haggart Orchestra Leader
Sy Oliver Arranger, Director
Edgar Sampson Arranger, Composer
Freddie Slack Composer
Jimmy McHugh Composer
Vincent Youmans Composer
Van Alexander Arranger
Harold Arlen Composer
Richard Rodgers Composer
Sil Austin Composer
Vernon Duke Composer
Ray Heindorf Composer
Josef Myrow Composer
Dorothy Parker Composer
Frank Loesser Composer
Milton Ager Composer
Bennie Benjamin Composer
Benny Carter Composer
William Best Composer
Lew Brown Composer
Johnny Burke Composer
Irving Caesar Composer
Sammy Cahn Composer
Wayman Carver Arranger
Saul Chaplin Composer
Gene DePaul Composer
Howard Dietz Composer
Charlie Dixon Arranger
Walter Donaldson Composer
Jimmy Dorsey Composer
Ervin Drake Composer
Duke Ellington Composer
Redd Evans Composer
Sammy Fain Composer
Dorothy Fields Composer
Kim Gannon Composer
Ira Gershwin Composer
Henry Glover Composer
Mack Gordon Composer
Bud Green Composer
Oscar Hammerstein II Composer
E.Y. "Yip" Harburg Composer
Gus Kahn Composer
Burton Lane Composer
John Latouche Composer
Leroy Kirkland Director
Paul Mann Composer
Johnny Mercer Composer
Paul Mertz Composer
Al J. Neiburg Composer
Mitchell Parish Composer
Cole Porter Composer
Ralph Rainger Composer
Don Raye Composer
Billy Reid Composer
Ellis Reynolds Composer
Leo Robin Composer
Wilbur Schwandt Composer
Jimmy Shirl Composer
Frank Signorelli Composer
Stuff Smith Composer
Larry Stock Composer
Turk VanLake Arranger
James Van Heusen Composer
Harry Warren Composer
Deek Watson Composer
Spencer Williams Composer
Jack Yellen Composer
Edgar Battle Composer
Matty Malneck Composer
Kenneth Webb Composer
Una Mae Carlisle Composer
Geoff Wilding Liner Notes
Sam Coslow Composer
Ted Koehler Composer
Robert Sour Composer
Harold Adamson Composer
Al Hoffman Composer
Harry Akst Composer
Mort Dixon Composer
Don George Composer
Gerald Marks Composer
Robert Mellin Composer
Earl Brent Composer
Doris Fisher Composer
Ralph Freed Composer
Walter Hirsch Composer
Frederick Hollander Composer
Joan Whitney Composer
Guy Wood Composer
Lester Lee Composer
Anita Leonard Composer
Harold Levey Composer
Richard Loring Composer
Stuart F. Louchheim Composer
Carroll Loveday Composer
Mack David Composer
Jack Rhodes Composer
Stanley Rhodes Composer
Joe Ricardel Composer
Nelson Shawn Composer
Bill Tennyson Composer
Charles Bates Composer
Barbara Belle Composer
Borney Bergantine Composer
Robert Bigelow Composer
Deborah Chessler Composer
Doc Daugherty Composer
Ted Fetter Composer
Dan Welch Composer
Alex Kramer Composer
James Mundy Composer
Charles Lawrence Composer
Al Goodhart Composer
Mann Holiner Composer
Alberta Nichols Composer
Allan Roberts Composer
Joe Green Composer
Betty Peterson Composer
Billy Rose Composer
L.E. Freeman Composer
Caesar Petrillo Composer
Edward Ross Composer
Sol Parker Composer
Freddy James Composer
Johnny Lange Composer
William Johnson Composer
Red Hayes Composer
David Jones Composer
Sy Miller Composer
George Weiss Composer
Stephan Weiss Composer
Benjamin Homer Composer
Melvin Wettergreen Composer
Floyd Victor Composer
Jimmy Monaco Composer
Ken Harrison Composer
Helmy Kresa Composer
Charles Christian Composer
Richard Whiting Composer
Cameron Wells Composer
James Monaco Composer
Theodore Williams Composer
Reba Herman Composer
Henry Sanicola Composer
Fabian Andre Composer
Monk Harmon Composer
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