Return to the The Garden Party Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Ella would have been 96 today.

Posted by west_gardener (My Page) on
Thu, Apr 25, 13 at 16:25

Below is a video of her singing "Summertime". My favorite song.
Look at the clothes, and the cars. Brings back memories.
Happy Birthday, Ella.

Here is a link that might be useful: Ella singing


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Ella would have been 96 today.

I had a chance to see her live once, with Louis Armstrong - what a concert that was!
Happy Birthday, Ella!


 o
RE: Ella would have been 96 today.

Oh, you lucky duck. I would have loved to see them together, live.
I saw Louis Armstrong, live, at the 1952 Olympics in Oslo, Norway, and he was great.
The two of them together is a real treat. I have this one down loaded to my computer.
See the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Ella and Louis together.


 o
RE: Ella would have been 96 today.

Ella Fitzgerald and Thelonious Monk at the small NCO Club, 2nd US Army, which turned from a short official appearance in a long night impromptu session.


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the The Garden Party Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here