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Ella FitzgeraldSings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book (Vol. 1)

Label:Verve Records – MG V-4024, Verve Records – MGV 4024
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono, Gatefold
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Jazz, Pop, Stage & Screen
Style:Musical, Swing, Vocal

Tracklist

A1Sam And Delilah
A2But Not For Me
A3My One And Only
A4Let's Call The Whole Thing Off
A5Beginner's Luck
B1Oh, Lady Be Good!
B2Nice Work If You Can Get It
B3Things Are Looking Up
B4Just Another Rhumba
B5How Long Has This Been Going On?
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Original release issued in gatefold jacket. Printed in U.S.A.

Label layout variation to Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume One, issued on deep groove Verve black and silver "T" "Long Playing Microgroove" labels with no registration mark. Made in U.S.A.

First catalog number (MG V-4024) on jacket back, spine (top).
Second catalog number (MGV 4024) on jacket spine (bottom).

Nelson Riddle, courtesy Capitol Records

Title on jacket spine, labels (with "Vol. 1" below catalog number) as entered.
"Volume One" only appears on jacket back, separately from title.

Track B1 title on jacket: "Oh, Lady Be Good"

Track publishers:
A1 to A3, B5: New World Mus. Corp.-ASCAP
A4, A5, B2 to B4: Gershwin Pub. Corp.-ASCAP
B1: Harms, Inc.-ASCAP

A1 inside gatefold: Copyrighted 1930 by New World Music Corp.

Program:
A1, A2 from Girl Crazy, 1930
A3 from Funny Face, 1927
A4, A5 from Shall We Dance, film, 1937
B1 from Lady, Be Good, 1924
B2, B3 from A Damsel in Distress, film, 1937
B4 drawn from the Gershwin Archives especially for this album
B5 from Rosalie, 1928

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): MG V-4024- A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): MG V-4024 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): 50,738
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): 50,739
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched): MGV-4024-A 50,738
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched): MGV-4024-B 50,739

Other Versions (5 of 12)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume One (LP, Album, Mono, Gatefold)Verve RecordsMG V-4024US1959
New Submission
Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Songbook Vol. 1 (LP, Album, Stereo)Verve RecordsV6-4024US1959
Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume One (LP, Album, Mono)His Master's VoiceCLP1338UK1959
New Submission
Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume One (Reel-To-Reel, 7 ½ ips, Album)Verve RecordsVSTC-215US1959
New Submission
Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Volume One (LP, Stereo)His Master's VoiceCSD 1292UK1959

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