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Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Swings Lightly

Album Notes

Personnel includes: Ella Fitzgerald (vocals); Marty Paich (arranger, conductor); Bud Shank (alto saxophone); Bill Holman (tenor saxophone); Med Flory (baritone saxophone); Don Fagerquist, Al Porcino (trumpet); Bob Envoldson (valve trombone, tenor saxophone); Vince De Rosa (French horn); John Kitzmiller (tuba); Lou Levy (piano); Joe Mondragon (bass); Mel Lewis (drums).

Recorded in Los Angeles, California on November 22-23, 1958. Includes liner notes by James Gavin.

CD reissue featuring Ella Fitzgerald's flowing vocals and Marty Paich's Dek-tette band backing her. This was among several hit albums that Fitzgerald enjoyed in the '50s, when she was reaching the mass audience cutting pre-rock standards. ~ Ron Wynn


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