This new mid-priced single-CD compilation presents an overview from the recently released deluxe 3-CD the Complete Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong on Verve. The 2 previous Ella & Louis Verve single-CD collections are still best-sellers, and this new release can expect the same success. The set contains 15 tracks (over one hour) of classic jazz and great popular standards, featuring excellent sound and musical support by Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown and Louie Bellson; Russell Garcia's orchestra is featured on 2 tracks.
1) Let's Call the Whole Thing Off
2) Love Is Here to Stay
3) The Nearness of You
4) Stars Fell on Alabama
5) Gee Baby Ain't I Good to You?
6) They Can't Take That Away from Me
7) Autumn in New York
10) Stompin' at the Savoy
11) Under a Blanket of Blue
12) I Wants to Stay Here
13) I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
14) There's a Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon for New York
15) You Won't Be Satisfied (Until You Break My Heart)