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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, October 6, 2013 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Billie Holiday A Sailboat in the Moonlight Lady Day Sony
Dick Powell Don't Give Up the Ship The Singing Troubador Movie Classics
Jimmy Dorsey Amapola Big Band on Stage Direct Source
Charlie Barnet The All-Night Record Man 1939 Classics
Tommy Dorsey Swinging on Nothing The American Swing Collection Vol. 1
Charlie Parker Quintet Lover Man The Essential Charlie Parker Polygram inst.
Billie Holiday Lover Man The Complete Decca Recordings Verve great request!
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra Am I Blue? Lady Day Sony
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra Me Myself and I Lady Day Sony
Billie Holiday My Old Flame The Complete Commodore Recordings Verve
Benny Morton's All Stars My Old Flame Big Ben Proper UK inst.
Billie Holiday o/ Teddy Wilson What a Little Moonlight Can Do Lady Day Sony this recording from the session where Benny Goodman sat in on Teddy Wilson's orchestra, before Wilson agreed to join the Goodman orchestra they essentially auditioned each other
Teddy Wilson Wham Jumpin' for Joy HEP Records
Fats Waller The Joint is Jumpin' Complete Recorded Works Vol 4 JSP
Desi Arnaz Straw Hat Song The Best of Desi Arnaz the Mambo King RCA
Rene Touzet Siboney Touzet Too Much Tumbao inst.
Eartha Kitt Je Cherche Un Homme Legendary BMG
Julie London No Moon at All The Best of Julie London Capitol
Sarah Vaughan Black Coffee The Divine Sarah Vaughan: The Columbia Years Columbia
Peggy Lee Fever The Singles Collection Capitol
Dinah Washington Mad About the Boy The Dinah Washington Story Mercury
Duke Ellington Orchestra feat. Count Basie Corner Pocket Love Songs inst.
Marilyn Monroe After You Get What You Want, You Don't Want It s/t Gold
The Modernaires The Milkman's Matinee Theme Song WNEW fantastic request! Opening theme song from WNEW late night program
Charlie Barnet Let's Dance at the Make-Believe Ballroom The GOlden Age of America Dance Bands Jasmine another theme song from WNEW programming & another terrific request!
Benny Goodman Let's Dance Intro "Let's Dance" Broadcasts Circle
Benny Goodman Hunkadola "Let's Dance" Broadcasts Circle
Sam Medoff & The Yiddish Swing Orchestra Intro to "Yiddish Melodies in Swing" Music from the Yiddish Swing Radio Project Shanachie
Lena Horne & Fletcher Henderson Intro to Jubilee / Jeep Rhythm Jubilee otr-cat.com
Artie Shaw & Gramercy Five Special Delivery Stomp Begin the Beguine Membran
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies Oh! You Pretty Woman Doughboys, Playboys & Cowboys Proper UK
Irving Aaronson & His Commanders Let's Misbehave The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Fred Astaire Flying Down to Rio Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino title song from Flying Down to Rio, Fred & Ginger's first movie together
Earl Hines Cavernism Classic Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic inst.
Louis Armstrong The Peanut Vendor Satchmo's Classic Vocals Charly Budget
Sonora Matancera La ola marina La Ola Marina Tumbao
Duke Ellington Orchestra Caravan / One Two Button Your Shoe Fitch is On the Air otr-cat.com recorded for radio 18 March 1937
Nellie Lutcher The Song is Ended (But the Melody Lingers On) The Best of Nellie Lutcher