Ella Fitzgerald ‎– Lullabies Of Birdland

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Decca ‎– DL 8149
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Compilation, Mono
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Bop

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A1 Lullaby Of Birdland
Conductor – Sy OliverSongwriter – B. Y. Forster, George Shearing
A2 Rough Ridin'
Backing Vocals – The Ray Charles SingersOrgan – Bill DoggettSongwriter – Ella Fitzgerald, Hank Jones
A3 Angel Eyes
Conductor – Sy OliverSongwriter – Earl Brant*, Matt Dennis
A4 Smooth Sailing
Backing Vocals – The Ray Charles SingersSongwriter – Arnett Cobb
A5 Oh, Lady Be Good!
Composed By – George GershwinConductor – Bob HaggartWritten-By – Ira Gershwin
A6 Later
Conductor – Sy OliverSongwriter – Henry Glover, Tiny Bradshaw
B1 Ella Hums The Blues (From The Warner Brothers CinemaScope Production "Pete Kelly's Blues")
Songwriter – Ella Fitzgerald
B2 How High The Moon
Songwriter – Morgan Lewis, Nancy Hamilton
B3 Basin Street Blues
Conductor – Sy OliverSongwriter – Spencer Williams (2)
B4 Air Mail Special
Backing Vocals – The Ray Charles SingersOrgan – Bill DoggettSongwriter – Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Jimmy Mundy
B5 Flying Home
Featuring – Vic Schoen And His OrchestraSongwriter – Benny Goodman, Lionel Hampton

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Notes

Black label with rainbow band is 1960 second issue of 1955 silver on black original.

Recording locations and dates:
Tracks A1, A6: New York, June 4, 1954
Tracks A2, B4: New York, January 4, 1952
Tracks A3, A4: New York, June 26, 1952
Track A5: New York, March 19, 1947
Track B1, Los Angeles, May 3, 1955
Track B2: New York, December 20, 1947
Track B3: New York, September 20, 1949
Track B5: New York, October 4, 1945
Unknown studio orchestras on tracks A1, B2 and B3.

The following tracks were originally issued as 78 RPM singles:
Flying Home/Oh, Lady Be Good, Decca 23956 (1947)
How High The Moon, Decca 24387 (1948)
Basin Street Blues, Decca 24868 (1949)
Smooth Sailing, Decca 27693 (1951)
Airmail Special, Decca 28126 (1952)
Rough Ridin', Decca 27948 (1952)
Angel Eyes, Decca 28707 (1952)
Lullaby Of Birdland/Later, Decca 29198

Other Versions (5 of 20) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
DL 8149 Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies Of Birdland(LP, Album, Comp, Mono) Decca DL 8149 US 1955 Sell This Version
MVCM-279 Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies Of Birdland(CD, Album) MCA Records MVCM-279 Japan 1993 Sell This Version
JASM 1027 Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies Of Birdland(LP, Album, Comp, RE) Jasmine Records JASM 1027 UK Unknown Sell This Version
B0008563-02, DL 8149 Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies Of Birdland(CD, Album, Comp, Mono, RE, RM) Verve Records, Decca B0008563-02, DL 8149 US 2007 Sell This Version
DA 104 Ella Fitzgerald Lullabies Of Birdland(LP, Album, Comp, Mono, RE, 172) Decca DA 104 Spain 1965 Sell This Version

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