Summertime

~ Recording by Ella Fitzgerald

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.5 Summertime 2:41 Ella à Nice Ella Fitzgerald Pablo (historical jazz label, now part of Concord) 2308-234
1.5 Summertime 2:41 Ella à Nice Ella Fitzgerald Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-442-2
1.5 Summertime 2:40 „Ella a Nice“ Ella Fitzgerald Original Jazz Classics, Pablo Live (Label specializing in live jazz concerts) OJC20 442-2

Relationships

drums: Ed Thigpen (1971-07-21)
double bass: Frank DeLaRosa (1971-07-21)
piano: Tommy Flanagan (1971-07-21)
vocals: Ella Fitzgerald (1971-07-21)
recorded at: Théâtre de Verdure de Nice in Nice, Alpes-Maritimes, France (1971-07-21)
recording of: Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess) (live) (1971-07-21)

Summertime (American songbook standard from 1935 opera Porgy and Bess)

composer: George Gershwin (composer)
lyricist: Ira Gershwin
DuBose Heyward
publisher: Chappell & Co.
Chappell & Co., Inc.
Chappell Music Ltd.
Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund Publishing
George Gershwin Music
Warner/Chappell
Warner/Chappell Music Holland BV
Warner/Chappell North America Limited
Ira Gershwin Music (1935)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (1935)
arrangements: 12 Songs: Summertime
Summertime (catch-all for arrangements)
is based on: Porgy and Bess: Act I, Scene I. “Summertime” (Clara)
is the basis for: And the Living Is Easy
Doin’ Time
Summertime (Rick Wakeman arrangement)
The Bones of You
later translated parody versions: Tschibuti
later translated versions: C'est l'été
Sommartid
Summa is
referred to in medleys: Porgy and Bess Suite