A Night in Tunisia

Ella Fitzgerald


publisher: ©Universal Music Publishing Group
writers: Frank Paparelli, John Gillespie, John Dizzy Gillespie
album: Track 1 in album Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie!
release date: 1989-6-8
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length: 4:10
drums: Gus Johnson
piano: Lou Levy
vocal: Ella Fitzgerald
double bass: Joe Mondragon
guitar: Herb Ellis
lyricist: Jon Hendricks
composer: Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli

Album Information

label: Verve
country(area): United States
format: CD
barcode: 042283564626
script: Latin

Cover Art

Ella Fitzgerald Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie! cover art


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The moon is the same moon above you
But shining at night, in Tunisia

But only the wise understand
They guide you through the desert sand
Words fail, to tell a tale
Each night's a deeper night

The ending of day brings release
Where the nights are filled with peace
Each wonderful night in Tunisia


Track Listing

CD 1
  • 1 A Night in Tunisia
  • 2 You're My Thrill
  • 3 My Reverie
  • 4 Stella by Starlight
  • 5 'Round Midnight
  • 6 Jersey Bounce
  • 7 Signing Off
  • 8 Cry Me a River
  • 9 This Year's Kisses
  • 10 Good Morning Heartache
  • 11 (I Was) Born to Be Blue
  • 12 Clap Hands! Here Comes Charlie
  • 13 Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most
  • 14 The Music Goes 'Round and Around
  • 15 The One I Love (Belongs to Somebody Else)
  • 16 I Got a Guy
  • 17 This Could Be the Start of Something Big