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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, October 13, 2013 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Billie Holiday o/ Teddy Wilson Gloomy Sunday Lady Day Sony
Nat King Cole Trio Blue and Sentimental Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Sammy Davis Jr. w/ Laurindo Almeida Here's That Rainy Day Yes I Can! Rhino
The Mills Brothers Nevertheless Anthology 1931-1968 MCA
Dinah Washington Ain't Misbehavin' The Queen Sings Proper UK
Fats Waller Then I'll Be Tired of You COmplete Recorded Works Vol 2 JSP
Django Reinhardt Improvisation No. 2 The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP inst.
Lena Horne o/ Artie Shaw The Man I Love I Got Rhythm: Music of George Gershwin
Peggy Lee w/ George Shearing I Lost My Sugar in Salt Lake City Beauty & the Beat! Capitol
Mel Torme Blues in the Night Jazz and Velvet Proper UK radio transcription
Ethel Waters o/ Edward Mallory Bread and Gravy Hoagy Carmichael: First of the Singer Songwriters Proper UK
Duke Ellington Dreamy Blues (Mood Indigo) Mood Indigo inst.
Benny Goodman Trio Where Or When Madhattan Room otr-cat.com recorded live for radio 23 October 1937
Ella Fitzgerald Please Be Kind Ella: The Legendary Decca Recordings Polygram
Sarah Vaughan Lullaby of Birdland Sarah Vaughan + Clifford Brown Polygram
Oscar Peterson Stairway to the Stars Essential Jazz inst.
Glenn Miller Orchestra String of Pearls The Popular Recordings RCA thanks for this special request: a wonderful tune and a tribute to the caller's father
Artie Shaw It Had to Be You Begin the Beguine Membran
Spike Jones Powerhouse Spiked! The Music of Spike Jones another great request! I am definitely awake now
Raymond Scott Orchestra Toy Trumpet 78" demonstration copy Columbia
Quartetto Cetra Corde Della Mia Chitarra I successi dei Quartetto Cetra
Desi Arnaz Babalu The Best of Desi Arnaz the Mambo King RCA another great one! keep them coming
Spike Jones Holiday for Strings Spiked! The Music of Spike Jones Catalyst took me a minute to put my hands on the requested song
Charlie Parker Just Friends The Greatest Jazz As Time Goes By inst.
Sarah Vaughan Just Friends The Divine Sarah Vaughan: The Columbia Years Columbia beautiful request!
Chris Connor All About Ronnie A Jazz Date with Chris Connor sorry about the messed up recording of such a pretty song!
June Christy Something Cool The Best of June Christy: The Jazz Sessions Blue Note could not find "Pity to Say Goodnight" by Christy, will play another version of the song later in the program, hope you enjoy this class cool jazz tune by Christy!
Frank Sinatra One for My Baby Only the Lonely Capitol
Duke Ellington Orchestra Chelsea Bridge The Blanton-Webster Band RCA inst,
Fred Astaire Night and Day Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino rec. 1934 for The Gay Divorcee
Al Bowlly To Mother With Love The Very Thought of You Sanctuary
Bunny Berigan I've Found a New Baby The Pied Piper
Benny Goodman Orchestra v/ Helen Ward You've Got Me In Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea The Birth of Swing Bluebird
Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive Bing! His Legendary Years MCA
Johnny Mercer GI Jive Capitol Records from the Vaults: The Birth of a Label Capitol
Benny Goodman Sextet feat. Charlie Christian Flying Home The Original Guitar Hero inst.
Les Paul Trio w/ Andrews Sisters It's a Pity to Say Goodnight Les Paul another version of requested song, hope you enjoy it!