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Ella Fitzgerald, 'First Lady of Song'

From: NPR Music
Series: Jazz Profiles
Length: 54:00

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Her voice is instantly recognizable. Her youthful exuberance, pure sound and positive energy just make you feel good. Her incredible technical abilities were self-evident, but when she sang, she radiated a joy consistent with her own character both on and off the bandstand.

Ella---trey250_small Her voice is instantly recognizable. Her youthful exuberance, pure sound and positive energy just make you feel good. Her incredible technical abilities were self-evident, but when she sang, she radiated a joy consistent with her own character both on and off the bandstand.

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Her voice is instantly recognizable. Her youthful exuberance, pure sound and positive energy just make you feel good. Her incredible technical abilities were self-evident, but when she sang, she radiated a joy consistent with her own character both on and off the bandstand.

Timing and Cues

00:00 IC: Support for NPR...
31:34 OC: ...National Public Radio
31:35 Music Break (:26)
32:01 IC: New song starts...
53:59 OC: ...National Public Radio.