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August 12th – Ella Fitzgerald – “Summertime”

Here is #EllaFitgerald (again) with the #Gershwin classic Summertime #singing;#feelgood Summertime Summertime and the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high Oh your Daddy’s rich and your ma is good lookin’ So hush little baby, and

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August 4th – Ella Fitzgerald – “Blue Skies”

Here’s hoping that this exactly what you are looking out on to. #singing;#feelgood Blue Skies I was blue, just as blue as I could be Ev’ry day was a cloudy day for me Then good luck came a-knocking at my

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May 24th – Duke Ellington – “Satin Doll”

In 1974 the great band leader Duke Ellington died.  Here is one of his greats – Satin Doll.  Although the song was sund by Ella Fitzgerald, here is the Duke with just his band as a tribute to the “original”.

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April 29th – Duke Ellington – “It don’t mean a thing”

Duke Ellington was born on this day in 1899.  Celebrate by singing “It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing)” It don’t mean a thing (if it ain’t got that swing) It don’t mean a thing, if

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April 25th – Ella Fitzgeralds Birthday – “Cheek to Cheek”

Today is Ella Fitzgerald’s birthday so we celebrate that with one of her wonderful songs. Cheek to Cheek Heaven, I’m in heaven And my heart beats so that I can hardly speak And I seem to find the happiness I

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April 3rd – Pony Express starts in USA – “Gonna sit right down and write myself a letter”

In 1860, the #Pony Express first started, delivering #letters across the #USA.  This song indicates a sure-fire way to make sure you get one!  #Singing #Feelgood I’m gonna sit right down and write myself a letter I’m gonna sit right

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August 12th – Ella Fitzgerald – “Summertime”

Here is #EllaFitgerald (again) with the #Gershwin classic #Summertime #singing;#feelgood Summertime Summertime and the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high Oh your Daddy’s rich and your ma is good lookin’ So hush little baby, and

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