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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, May 13, 2012 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Bobby Darin On the Street Where You Live Sings the Standards EMI
Peggy Lee Hey Big Spender The Singles Collection EMI
Sammy Davis Jr. Bee Bom Sammy & Friends Rhino
Sarah Vaughan You Turned the Tables on Me Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan Blue Noe
Count Basie v/ Joe Williams The Late Late Show The Atomic Mr. Basie Blue Note
Duke Ellington Orchestra Such Sweet Thunder Such Sweet Thunder Columbia next set, all songs that I wanted to include in the Ellington show last week - this was the title track to the Shakespeare suite Ellington preimiered at the Stratford festival in 1957, this piece was inspired by Othello
Duke Ellington v/ Ivie Anderson Jump for Joy Ivie Anderson Cocktail Hour Columbia River this came from Ellington's 1941, show Jump for Joy, which he called "the first social significance show; I didn't include it b/c I just ran out of time
Duke Ellington v/ Herb Jeffires Flamingo The Blanton-Webster Band RCA I wanted to include this b/c I didn't have anything with vocalist Herb Jeffries; it didn't make the cut b/c it wasn't written by Ellington
Duke Ellington Orchestra Ring Dem Bells The Duke Columbia I wanted to include this just b/c I love it, but already had a whole set of his music from the 20s
Duke Ellington v/ Ivie Anderson The Five O'Clock Whistle The Blanton-Webster Band RCA this is a famous performance of this song, but again, Ellington wasn't the composer
Duke Ellington Chelsea Bridge The Blanton-Webster Band RCA c. Billy Strayhorn; excluding this was difficult, I wanted to do a whole set about Ellington's collaboration with Strayhorn
Duke Ellington v/ Ivie Anderson Me and You The Duke Columbia I adore this song, but already had several Ivie Andereson tracks & Ellington wasn't the composer
Duke Ellington Just a Settin-and a-Rockin The Blanton-Webster Band RCA did I seriously not play this song last week???
Maxine Sullivan Massachusetts Maxine SUllivan Sings 1955-56 Fresh Sounds
Fats Waller Lulu's Back in Town The Complete Recorded Works Vol 3 JSP
Django Rinhardt THe Sheik of Araby Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP
Ethel Waters Push-Out Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Louis Armstrong I've Got the World on a String Jazz Tribune: Young Louis Armstrong (1930-1933) RCA
Benny Goodman What a Day! The Young Benny Goodman
Benny Goodman Orch v/ Martha Tilton And the Angels Sing Too Marvelous for Words - Songs of Johnny Mercer ASV
Bing Crosby & the Andrews Sisters Don't Fence Me In Bing! His Legendary Years MCA
Kay Starr What Goes Up Must Come Down Original Studio Radio Transcriptions Swing Factory
Nat King Cole Trio If You Don't Like My Apples Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Slim & Slam Bassology Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Gene Krupa Blue Lou Instrumental Mr. Krupa Jasmine
Jimmie Lunceford Rhythm Is Our Business Swingsation GRP
Fletcher Henderson Sing Sing Sing 78" Victor rec 1936
Billie Holiday I Hear Music Lady Day Sony
Dinah Washington o/ Tab Smith Postman Blues The Queen Sings Proper UK rec. 1946
Lena Horne Ill Wind Stormy Weather RCA
Wingy Manone Dallas Blues Swing is Here Bluebird
The Hoosier Hotshots The Coat and Pants Do All the Work and the Vest Gets All the GRavy Are You Ready, Hezzie? Circle
Rudy Vallee Ha-Cha-Cha Heigh Ho Everybody! Pearl
Jewel Cowboys My Untrue Cowgirl Doughbys, Playboys & Cowboys Proper UK
Ted Weems v/ Arthur Jarrett I Found You "Out" When I Found You "In" Somebody's Else's The Essential Ted Weems 1923-1930 Challenge
Ronald Frankou Everyone's Got Sex Appeal for Someone Flashbacks 2: Novelty Songs Trikont
Don Redman It's a Great World After All Laughter from the Hip Jass
The Mills Brothers Across the Alley from the Alamo Anthology 1931-1968 MCA
Louis Jordan Your Socks Don't Match Let the Good Times Roll Bear
Gene Krupa Idaho Instrumental Mr. Krupa Jasmine
Sammy Davis Jr. w. Laurindo Almeida Here's That Rainy Day Yes I Can! Rhino