Ella Fitzgerald

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Ella Swings Lightly

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Over the past few weeks, we have been reaching into the archives and spotlighting stand-out records from the great American songbook. This week it's the 1958 album, Ella Swings Lightly. 

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A Pledge to Play

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Last weekend, Jonathan Schwartz focused on 2 things: raising money & playing great music. He succeeded on both counts. Check out the weekend selections & this week's Spotify playlist. 


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Lady Ella: A Jonathan Schwartz Tribute

Friday, February 07, 2014

In June of 1996, the world lost a phenomenal talent. At the age of 76, after a long battle with diabetes, Ella Fitzgerald passed away at her home in Beverly Hills. Soon after her death, the international jazz community erupted in tribute. In New York, Jonathan Schwartz gathered together friends of Ella Fitzgerald to celebrate her life and music.