Ella Fitzgerald ‎– Sings The Cole Porter Song Book

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Verve Records ‎– 537 257-2
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Credits

  • Art Direction [Series]Hat Nguyen, Patricia Lie
  • BassJoe Mondragon (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-16, 2-1, 2-3 to 2-7, 2-9 to 2-11, 2-13 to 2-19)
  • CelloEdgar Lustgarden* (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-5, 1-7, 1-8, 1-11, 1-13, 1-15, 2-1, 2-2, 2-6, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Robert La Marchina (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-5, 1-7, 1-8, 1-11, 1-13, 1-15, 2-1, 2-2, 2-6, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15)
  • Coordinator [Production]Aric Lach Morrison
  • DesignHat Nguyen
  • Design [Coordinator]Nichell Delvaille
  • DrumsAlvin Stoller (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-16, 2-1, 2-3 to 2-7, 2-9 to 2-11, 2-13 to 2-19)
  • Executive-ProducerRichard Seidel
  • GuitarBarney Kessel (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4 to 1-7, 1-9 to 1-16, 2-1, 2-3 to 2-7, 2-9 to 2-11, 2-13 to 2-19)
  • HarpCorky Hale (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-5, 1-7, 1-8, 1-11, 1-13, 1-15, 2-1, 2-2, 2-6, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15)
  • Liner Notes [December 1996]Neil Tesser
  • Liner Notes [Original]Don Freeman, Fred Lounsberry, Norman Granz
  • OrchestraBuddy Bregman's Orchestra*
  • Photography ByPhil Stern
  • PianoPaul Smith (5) (tracks: 1-1 to 2-10, 2-12 to 2-19)
  • Producer [Original Recordings]Norman Granz
  • Remastered By [Reissue Mastered By]Fred W. Meyer*, Suha Gur
  • ResearchBen Young (3), Phil Schaap
  • SaxophoneBob Cooper (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-7, 1-8, 1-10, 1-11, 1-13, 1-15, 1-16, 2-1 to 2-3, 2-5, 2-6, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Bud Shank (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Chuck Gentry (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Herb Geller (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Ted Nash (2) (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-7, 1-8, 1-10, 1-11, 1-13, 1-15, 1-16, 2-1 to 2-3, 2-5, 2-6, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15)
  • Supervised By [Reissue]Michael Lang (2)
  • TromboneGeorge Roberts (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-12, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-7 to 2-16), Joe Howard (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-12, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-7 to 2-16), Lloyd Ulyate (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-12, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-7 to 2-16), Milt Bernhart (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-12, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-7 to 2-16)
  • TrumpetConrad Gozzo (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Harry Edison (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Maynard Ferguson (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15), Pete Candoli (tracks: 1-1, 1-2, 1-4, 1-5, 1-8, 1-10, 1-13, 1-16, 2-2, 2-3, 2-5, 2-8 to 2-13, 2-15)
  • VocalsElla Fitzgerald
  • Written-ByCole Albert Porter*

Notes

Recorded from February 7 to March 27, 1956 at Capitol Studios, Hollywood.

Tracks 2-17 to 2-19 previously unissued on single CD

℗ / © 1997 PolyGram Records, Inc.

This release comes in a 4-panel Digipak with a 24-page booklet.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 31453 72572 0
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0383
  • Other (Distribution Code): PY 926

Other Versions (5 of 52) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MG V-4001-2 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Songbook(2xLP, Album, Mono, Gat) Verve Records MG V-4001-2 US 1956 Sell This Version
VE-2-2511 Ella Fitzgerald The Cole Porter Songbook(2xLP, Album, Club, RE, Gat) Verve Records VE-2-2511 US 1976 Sell This Version
2610 033 Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Song Book(2xLP, Album, Gat) Verve Records 2610 033 Australia 1977 Sell This Version
772112 Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Song Book(2xLP, Album, Ltd, Gat) WaxTime 772112 Europe 2015 Sell This Version
3112-054 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Songbook Volume 1(Cass, Album, Mono) Verve Records 3112-054 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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