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Alexander Toradze, meet Ella Fitzgerald!


Alexander Toradze tells of his first encounter with Ella Fitzgerald. Lexo was on tour in the United States, representing his country, the former Soviet Union. He was in Portland, Oregon on his last night before departing to Miami, his next stop on the tour. That night, he happened on a poster announcing "Ella Fitzgerald in Concert."

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Bluegrass Underground: Show Intro

Over 300-ft. deep, the Volcano Room is nearly acoustically perfect and seats 700 guests.


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