Ella Fitzgerald

Dim the light, little man
And tonight, little man
On a ship of dreams you'll sail

Dreams are made for children
And a dream is a fairytale.

You don't need a magic wand
To see all that lies beyond,
If you just believe in fairyland,
Fairyland appears.

Dream away, little man,
Dream as long as you can,
Don't grow up, I beg of you.

Dreams are made for children,
And for children dreams come true.


Ella Jane Fitzgerald (April 25, 1917 – June 15, 1996) was an American jazz vocalist with a vocal range spanning three octaves (D♭3 to D♭6). Often referred to as the "First Lady of Song" and the "Queen of Jazz," she was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a "horn-like" improvisational ability, particularly in her scat singing.
Fitzgerald was a notable interpreter of the Great American Songbook. Over the course of her 60-year recording career ... Read More