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QUIET NIGHTS OF QUIET STARS
Ella Fitzgerald


Quiet nights of quiet stars, quiet chords from my guitar
Floating on the silence that surrounds us.

Quiet thoughts and dreams, quiet walks by quiet streams,
And a window on the mountains and the sea - how lovely!

This is where I want to be, here, with you so close to me
Until the final flicker of life's ember.

I, who was lost and lonely, believing life was only
A bitter, tragic joke have found with you
The meaning of existance, oh, my love.


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