Daryl Nitz Entertainment

Ella Live at Mr. Kelly's

 

a centennial celebration concert for Ella Fitzgerald, the “Queen of Jazz”

 

Sun, Aug 6, 7:30 pm

Tickets: $32

 

On August 10, 1958, Ella Fitzgerald recorded her “Live at Mister Kelly’s” LP. In 2007 the concert was remastered and re-released in its entirety, including the early and late sets.

 

This Ella centennial celebration concert presents the entire concert, without song duplication, of both sets.  Featuring such songs as "Nice Work If You Can Get It," "The Lady Is a Tramp," "Summertime," "Witchcraft," "Come Rain or Come Shine," "Stardust," and many more from the classic American songbook of Gershwin, Rodgers & Hart, Porter, and others.

 

Featuring Lynne Jordan, Frieda Lee, Liz Mandeville, Daryl Nitz, Alina Taber, Jeannie Tanner, and Ellen Winters. Musical direction by Andrew Blendermann, with Joe Policastro on bass, Phil Gratteau on drums.

 

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