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Remembering Ella

Leo Green and special guests celebrate Ella Fitzgerald's golden voice, on the centenary of her birth.

Dame Cleo Laine, Patti Austin, Mica Paris, Adrian Dunbar and Imelda May chat to Leo about their love for The First Lady of Song and each choose an 'Essential Ella' track, as does Ella's son Ray Brown Jnr.

You'll hear classics like 'Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye', 'Manhattan', 'Mack The Knife' and Ella's 'Summertime' duet with Louis Armstrong, alongside plenty more glorious records from throughout her long career and across the many musical genres in which she excelled.

If you love her landmark Songbook albums, or want to hear Ella Fitzgerald sing The Beatles or Bacharach, don't miss Remembering Ella!

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1 hour, 57 minutes

Last on

Tue 25 Apr 2017 20:00