Ella Fitzgerald
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 9 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
News // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Columns

Ella Fitzgerald's Centennial: Is It Possible to Reinvent This Artist?
13 Jun 2017 // 10:00 PM

The First Lady of Song was a seeker, and it's been all too easy to just imitate her: the scatting, the silky melodies. On her 100th, there's a better way to do it.

//Reviews

Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Fitzgerald's Christmas
19 Nov 2007 // 3:58 PM

A legendary voice combined with legendary songs of yuletide glee.

Ella Fitzgerald: Love Letters from Ella
31 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM

One of the 20th century's great voices gets the Starbucks treatment on some previously unreleased tracks.

//Blogs

Lizz Wright Plays Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald's Centennial Birthday with New Video (premiere)
20 Oct 2016 // 6:44 AM

Lizz Wright celebrates the music of Ella Fitzgerald at a special concert this Saturday, October 22nd at the Apollo Theater in NYC and shares new video.

//News

Violinist Regina Carter Explores the Beauty of Ella Fitzgerald's Music
11 May 2017 // 4:45 AM

Carter’s new recording pays homage to the supreme vocalist, who -- at first glance -- might not seem to have been an obvious influence on the world’s pre-eminent jazz violinist.

Reassessing Ella Fitzgerald: 'The First Lady of Song' at 100
14 Apr 2017 // 4:52 AM

Famous but underrated, widely imitated but never equaled, Ella Fitzgerald has proven a surprisingly elusive figure in American culture.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Doctor Who': Casting a Woman as the Doctor Offers Fresh Perspectives and a New Kind of Role Model

// Channel Surfing

"The BBC's announcement of Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor has sections of fandom up in arms. Why all the fuss?

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