Ella Fitzgerald & Billie Holiday ‎– At Newport

Verve Records ‎– MG V-8234
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono

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The Fitzgerald Set:
A1 Ella Fitzgerald This Can't Be Love
Composed By – Richard RodgersLyrics By – Lorenz Hart
A2 Ella Fitzgerald I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Composed By – Duke EllingtonLyrics By – Paul Francis Webster
A3 Ella Fitzgerald Body And Soul
Songwriter – Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton, John Green*, Robert Sour
A4 Ella Fitzgerald April In Paris
Composed By – Vernon DukeLyrics By – E.Y. Harburg
A5 Ella Fitzgerald I've Got A Crush On You
Composed By – George GershwinLyrics By – Ira Gershwin
A6 Ella Fitzgerald Airmail Special
Songwriter – Benny Goodman, Charlie Christian, Jimmy Mundy
A7 Ella Fitzgerald I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Composed By – Jimmy McHughLyrics By – Dorothy Fields
The Holiday Set:
B1 Billie Holiday Nice Work If You Can Get It
Composed By – George GershwinLyrics By – Ira Gershwin
B2 Billie Holiday Willow Weep For Me
Songwriter – Ann Ronell
B3 Billie Holiday My Man
Songwriter – Albert Willemetz, Channing Pollack*, Jacques Charles, Maurice Yvain
B4 Billie Holiday Lover Come Back To Me
Composed By – Sigmund RombergLyrics By – Oscar Hammerstein II
B5 Billie Holiday Lady Sings The Blues
Songwriter – Billie Holiday, Herbie Nichols
B6 Billie Holiday What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Songwriter – Harry Woods (2)

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This Lp is un-banded with introductions. Side A is simply MC Willis Conover stating: "Miss Ella Fitzgerald". Side B is initially introduced by Conover who then turns over the mic to Johnny Mercer to introduce Billie Holiday. Towards the end of Mercer's comments he invites Gerry Mulligan to stay on the stage.

Label and cover variation, this version has the Verve 'trumpeter' labels.