Synopsis by Matthew Tobey
Laser Swing Productions' Norman Granz Jazz In Montreux series includes several performances by legendary jazz musicians as recorded by the famous music aficionado Norman Granz. Norman Granz Jazz in Montreux: Ella and Basie '79 features a concert by two of the most prominent figures in the history of jazz. Ella Fitzgerald joins Count Basie and his orchestra for such songs as "Please Don't Talk About Me When I'm Gone," "Sweet Georgia Brown," and "Round Midnight."
Big-Band, concert, concert-footage, jazz, singer