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ON A LITTLE BAMBOO
Ella Fitzgerald


Sweetheart do you recall the day
We met down Honolulu way?
I was so blue and you were lonely
When you stole my heart away:

On a little bamboo bridge
By the waters of Kalua
Beneath Hawaiian skies
I fell in love with you

On a little bamboo bridge
By the waters of Kalua
We found paradise
A paradise for two

While we were gazing in the water
The silv'ry ripples kissed the shore
And your reflection in the water
Seemed to say you'll be mine forever more

On a little bamboo bridge
By the waters of Kalua
You made my dreams come true
Sweetheart when I found you


ELLA FITZGERALD

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