Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Ella And Louis (Verve Acoustic Sounds Series) 180g LP
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Ella And Louis (Verve Acoustic Sounds Series) 180g LP
Genre: Jazz
Label: Verve
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Ella And Louis (Verve Acoustic Sounds Series) 180g LP

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong

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SKU:
VERLP74801
UPC:
602435972336

Coming March 25, 2022 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

All-Analog 180g Vinyl LP!
Remastered & Pressed at Quality Record Pressings!
Mastered by Ryan K. Smith at Sterling Sound From Original Analog Tapes!

The very fact that America's biggest jazz label called one of their albums quite simply 'Ella And Louis' indicates that we are talking about something very special here. And surely enough has been said - "Satchmo" and the grande dame of jazz certainly need no further introduction. In the '50s just the mere mention of their forenames was enough to light up the eyes of jazz fans. A glance at the tracklist reveals that tranquility rules the day: wild stomps and improvised scats will neither be sought nor missed. Of prime importance to the jazz ballad is a feeling of 'letting oneself drift' in the inspiration which gushes forth from the minds of genial American songwriters.

The background combo, made up of first-class musicians and led by Oscar Peterson, performs with great concentration and almost obtrusive unobtrusiveness. Verve's highly successful producer Norman Granz decided quite deliberately to make the recording in the studio instead of at a live session. And success has verified his judgment, for such vocal jazz knows only gentle tones - but the result is all the more intensive for that.

Seeking to offer definitive audiophile grade versions of some of the most historic and best jazz records ever recorded, Verve Label Group and Universal Music Enterprises' audiophile Acoustic Sounds vinyl reissue series utilizes the skills of top mastering engineers and the unsurpassed production craft of Quality Record Pressings. All titles are mastered from the original analog tapes, pressed on 180-gram vinyl and packaged by Stoughton Printing Co. in high-quality gatefold sleeves with tip-on jackets.

Features

  • Acoustic Sounds Series reissue from Verve/Universal Music Enterprises
  • 180g Vinyl LP
  • All-Analog
  • Mastered by Ryan K. Smith at Sterling Sound From Original Analog Tapes
  • Pressed at Quality Record Pressings
  • Stoughton Printing gatefold old-style tip-on jacket

Musicians

Ella Fitzgerald vocals
Louis Armstrong vocals, trumpet
Herb Ellis guitar
Oscar Peterson piano
Ray Brown bass
Buddy Rich drums

Selections

Side A:

  1. Can't We Be Friends
  2. Isn't This A Lovely Day?
  3. Moonlight In Vermont
  4. They Can't Take That Away From Me
  5. Under A Blanket Of Blue
  6. Tenderly

Side B:

  1. A Foggy Day
  2. Stars Fell On Alabama
  3. Cheek To Cheek
  4. The Nearness Of You
  5. April In Paris
Description

Coming March 25, 2022 pre-order your copy today! Orders with both pre-order and in stock items will have all in stock items shipped immediately!

All-Analog 180g Vinyl LP!
Remastered & Pressed at Quality Record Pressings!
Mastered by Ryan K. Smith at Sterling Sound From Original Analog Tapes!

The very fact that America's biggest jazz label called one of their albums quite simply 'Ella And Louis' indicates that we are talking about something very special here. And surely enough has been said - "Satchmo" and the grande dame of jazz certainly need no further introduction. In the '50s just the mere mention of their forenames was enough to light up the eyes of jazz fans. A glance at the tracklist reveals that tranquility rules the day: wild stomps and improvised scats will neither be sought nor missed. Of prime importance to the jazz ballad is a feeling of 'letting oneself drift' in the inspiration which gushes forth from the minds of genial American songwriters.

The background combo, made up of first-class musicians and led by Oscar Peterson, performs with great concentration and almost obtrusive unobtrusiveness. Verve's highly successful producer Norman Granz decided quite deliberately to make the recording in the studio instead of at a live session. And success has verified his judgment, for such vocal jazz knows only gentle tones - but the result is all the more intensive for that.

Seeking to offer definitive audiophile grade versions of some of the most historic and best jazz records ever recorded, Verve Label Group and Universal Music Enterprises' audiophile Acoustic Sounds vinyl reissue series utilizes the skills of top mastering engineers and the unsurpassed production craft of Quality Record Pressings. All titles are mastered from the original analog tapes, pressed on 180-gram vinyl and packaged by Stoughton Printing Co. in high-quality gatefold sleeves with tip-on jackets.

Features

  • Acoustic Sounds Series reissue from Verve/Universal Music Enterprises
  • 180g Vinyl LP
  • All-Analog
  • Mastered by Ryan K. Smith at Sterling Sound From Original Analog Tapes
  • Pressed at Quality Record Pressings
  • Stoughton Printing gatefold old-style tip-on jacket

Musicians

Ella Fitzgerald vocals
Louis Armstrong vocals, trumpet
Herb Ellis guitar
Oscar Peterson piano
Ray Brown bass
Buddy Rich drums

Selections

Side A:

  1. Can't We Be Friends
  2. Isn't This A Lovely Day?
  3. Moonlight In Vermont
  4. They Can't Take That Away From Me
  5. Under A Blanket Of Blue
  6. Tenderly

Side B:

  1. A Foggy Day
  2. Stars Fell On Alabama
  3. Cheek To Cheek
  4. The Nearness Of You
  5. April In Paris
ISBN
PREORDER
ASSOC
R
Genre
Jazz
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
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Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
Title
Ella AndLouis
Composer
Additional Artists
Herb Ellis, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Buddy Rich
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
05-25-2021
Release Date
Scratch & Dent
0
Availability
Preorder
Format
Vinyl
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