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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, June 30, 2013 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Lena Horne Stormy Weather Sentimental Journey ASV happy birthday Lena Horne!
Fletcher Henderson / Lena Horne Jeep Rhythm/Honeysuckle Rose Jubilee otr-cat.com wartime radio broadcast
Lena Horne o/ Duke Ellington I Didn't Know about You Jubilee otr-cat.com wartime radio broadcast
Lena Horne o/ Duke Ellington I Get a Kick Out of You Jubilee otr-cat.com wartime radio broadcast
Lena Horne o/ Charlie Barnet You're My Thrill Stormy Weather ASV rec. 1941. Horne was 24 years old
Duke Ellington Orchestra Chelsea Bridge The Blanton-Webster Band RCA inst. Billy Strayhorn was close friends with Horne, she called him the love of her life
Lena Horne Maybe Seasons of a Life Strayhorn wrote this song for Horne
Lena Horne Watch What Happens Sex Kitten in Hi-Fi: The Brunettes DCC
Lena Horne Lover Man The Lady and Her Music Recall Records
Lena Horne Can't Help Lovin' Dat Man The Lady and Her Music Recall Records
Lena Horne Dialogue Live on Broadway: Lena Horne The Lady and Her Music rec. 1981
Duke Ellington Orchestra Passion Flower The Indispensable Duke Ellington
Billy Strayhorn voc. & piano Lush Life Lush LIfe REd Baron
Chet Baker I Remember You THe Best of Chet Baker Sings Blue Note
Frank Sinatra She's Funny That Way Nice 'n' Easy Capitol
Ike Quebec She's Funny That Way Blue Harlem Proper UK inst.
The Andrews Sisters Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy Capitol Collector's Series Capitol great request!
Kay Kyser Thank Your Lucky Stars and Stripes A Strict Education in Music Jasmine
Four Vagabonds Rosie the Riveter Sentimental Journey - WWII Project great request!
Peggy Lee & Benny Goodman Freedom Train The Complete Recordings RCA my favorite patriotic song
Frank Sinatra o/ Tommy Dorsey Free For All The Song is You! RCA
The Jesters What Makes a Good American Little Songs on Big Subjects
Artie Shaw Free for All Begin the Beguine Membran inst.
The Jesters There Were Thirteen Colonies Little Songs on Big Subjects
Frank Sinatra The House I Live In The Best of the Columbia Years Columbia during WWII Sinatra starred in an award-winning short film based around this song
unknown The American People, In Step for Victory PSA otr-cat.com
Glenn Miller Orchestra American Patrol The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA another great request!!
Noel Coward I Like America The Noel Coward Album Sony
Ray Charles America the Beautiful The Dick Cavett Show rec. Sept 18 1972
Chet Atkins Stars and Stripes Forever Live on the Road Master Classics
Woody Guthrie This Land is Your Land This Land is Your Land
Schoolhouse Rock No More Kings Schoolhouse Rock
Ralph Flanagan The Only Red We Want Is the Red We've Got Big Hits and Highlights on 1950 Vol. 16
Roy Eldridge & Claude Bolling Fireworks Little Jazz Trumpet Giant Proper UK inst.
Bing Crosby Song of Freedom / Say It with Firecrackers Holiday Inn OST Paramount Happy 4th of July!