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Ramblin' Rhodes: Deal keeps memory of Cline alive in tribute show

...existed on Carolina Springs Road in North Augusta.It was where famous black entertainers such as Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Earl "Fatha" Hines, "King" Joe Oliver and many more performed with their big bands during the 1930s and into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-12/ramblin-rhodes-deal-k
USC Aiken Cultural Series offers show, ticket options

...perform on March 20. Bandleader, Don Edwards, has shared the stage with jazz greats such as Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald.The season finale features A Far Cry Chamber Orchestra on March 29. The self-conducted orchestra has recorded...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-09-18/usc-aiken-cultural-se
Ramblin' Rhodes: Betty Fisher was bluegrass leader

...entertainment venue Palmetto Park & Pond in North Augusta, which was host to such legendary performers as Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, Earl "Fatha" Hines and King Joe Oliver.Jennings, who retired from the U.S. Postal Service and served on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2012-07-23/ramblin-rhodes-betty-
Roberta Flack, Peabo Bryson reunion: Classic backdrop for Black Music Month

...remain largely unchanged from their younger days ? very similar to what occurred with vocal nuances of the legendary Ella Fitzgerald, whose girlish soprano stayed unblemished. Flack also performed two singles from her just-released CD, 'Let...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/you-contribute/2012-06-27/roberta
People in the News

...inspired by - the hit NBC show, including "Got to Be Real" by Cheryl Lynn and "Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man" by Ella Fitzgerald, performances by cast members and a "Footloose" recording by Kevin Bacon/Bacon Brothers. On the Net: http...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/17/ent_409003.shtml
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Exhibit celebrates heyday of Palmetto Park

...played host to some legendary performers.Earl "Fatha" Hines performed there in 1941, a banner year for the park. Ella Fitzgerald also graced the stage that year, as did Cab Calloway and his Cotton Club Orchestra; "Queen of Swing" Edith Curry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-02-14/exhibit-celebrates-heyday-pal
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Tribute to music great is tough work

...been paying tribute to it. Over the past several years, she has recorded and performed a tribute to jazz vocalist Ella Fitzgerald. "I started doing this with pops orchestras in Europe and haven't stopped working since," Ms. Austin said in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/10/mus_442384.shtml
Music
Black divas have left mark on fashion

...of music and fashion. JAZZ: ELLA FITZGERALD "(Ms. Fitzgerald) was a classic...jazz artist Denise Thimes on Ella Fitzgerald: "She enjoyed life. She had...History: First lady of jazz Ella Fitzgerald was born in Newport News, Va...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/13/liv_442681.shtml
Life & style
Statue in Savannah honors songwriter

...1,000 songs -- many becoming American standards thanks to countless recordings and performances by the likes of Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra. The gap-toothed grin captured on Mercer's face by sculptor Susie Chisholm reflects a certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/19/met_556323.shtml
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News you can use

...fire up the digital camera: DO - Get specific about your interests. Saying you're a fan of Billie Holiday and Ella Fitzgerald is much more helpful than "I like music." - Include a picture. According to Match.com, men are 14 times more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/24/met_451210.shtml
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