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jazz Ella Fitzgerald Live at the Olympia The First Lady of Song performs classic movie songs and Kurt Weill

The First Lady of Song performs classic movie songs and Kurt Weill

Ella Fitzgerald Live at the Olympia The First Lady of Song performs classic movie songs and Kurt Weill

About

On 31 August 1963, the First Lady of Song was at the Olympia in Paris. The concert came during a prolific period in her career, with albums such as Ella Sings BroadwaySings the Jerome Kern Songbook and Ella and Basie! At the age of forty, the diva was at the top of her game and swept the Parisian public off their feet with her clear, suave and authentic vocal tone on the great jazz classics.

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Cast

  • Ella Fitzgerald | Soprano

Details

  • Directed by:
    • Jean-Christophe Averty
  • Venue: Olympia Hall (Paris, France)
  • Production date: 1963
  • Production: © INA
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