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“Big Band Files” Tribute to The First Lady of Song Ella Fitzgerald WNEW 1130 Radio Style

On this edition of the “Big Band Files” with Doug Miles, we pay tribute to the First Lady of Song, Ella Fitzgerald in the style of the late, great New York City radio station, WNEW 1130.

Remembering Van Alexander 1915-2015

Songwriter/Musician/Bandleader Van Alexander passed away at age 100 Monday. He wrote many hit songs including “A Tisket A Tasket” made famous by Ella Fitzgerald who sings it in the attached video.