Many of the most beautiful recordings in Ella Fitzgerald’s catalog were her duets with pianists. The freedom afforded by this simple configuration resulted in some of her most sensitive, affecting and heartfelt work. This collection assembles every recording Ella made in the piano duo format - for the Decca, Verve and Pablo labels. It includes 1950’s Ella Sings Gershwin, 1954’s Songs In A Mellow Mood (both with Ellis Larkins), 1956’s Let No Man Write My Epitaph (with Paul Smith).

Many of the most beautiful recordings in Ella Fitzgerald’s catalog were her duets with pianists. The freedom afforded by this simple configuration resulted in some of her most sensitive, affecting and heartfelt work. This collection assembles every recording Ella made in the piano duo format - for the Decca, Verve and Pablo labels. It includes 1950’s Ella Sings Gershwin, 1954’s Songs In A Mellow Mood (both with Ellis Larkins), 1956’s Let No Man Write My Epitaph (with Paul Smith).

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Format: CD
Label: VERVE
Genre: Blues/Jazz
Rel. Date: 03/13/2020
UPC: 602508525803

The Complete Piano Duets [2CD]
Artist: Ella Fitzgerald
Format: CD
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Many of the most beautiful recordings in Ella Fitzgerald’s catalog were her duets with pianists. The freedom afforded by this simple configuration resulted in some of her most sensitive, affecting and heartfelt work. This collection assembles every recording Ella made in the piano duo format - for the Decca, Verve and Pablo labels. It includes 1950’s Ella Sings Gershwin, 1954’s Songs In A Mellow Mood (both with Ellis Larkins), 1956’s Let No Man Write My Epitaph (with Paul Smith).