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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, December 21, 2014 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Dean Martin Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Making Spirits Bright Capitol
Billy May Orchestra v/ Alvin Stoller Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Mambo Christmas Cocktails Capitol
Benny Goodman Orchestra v/ Joe Harris Santa Claus Came in the Spring The Birth of Swing Bluebird
Dick Robertson I Want You for Christmas Big Band Christmas
Bob Crosby & the Bobcats Skater's Waltz in Swingtim Big Band Christmas inst.
Casey MacGill's Blue 4 Trio Egg Nog Christmas with Rico hat tip Ken Hanson, thanks for introducing me to this great song!
Julie London Warm December Christmas Cocktails Capitol
Frank Sinatra The Christmas Waltz Christmas with the Rat Pack Capitol
Mel Torme The Glow Worm Christmas Songs Concord
Lou Rawls Christmas Is Christmas Cocktails Capitol
The Beginning of the End Gee Whiz, It's Christmas Ernie Not Bert Christmas 2011
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass My Favorite Things Christmas Album A&M inst.
Hal Bradley Orchestra v/ Patty Marie Jay Space Age Santa Claus Adventures in Carols 2005 falalalala.com
Bobby Helms Captain Santa Claus (And His Reindeer Space Patrol) A Country Christmas
The Crew-Cuts o/ David Carroll Dance Mr. Snowman Dance 26 Days of Christmas Ernie Not Bert
Bob Atcher & the Dinning Sisters Chrismas Island Christmas Cocktails 2 Capitol
Merv Griffin Christmas City 45" WDSM promo recording for Duluth radio station
The Three Suns Santa Claus is Coming to Town A Ding Dong Dandy Christmas inst.
Kenny Ellis Swingin' Dreidel Hanukkah Swings Favored Nations GREAT REQUEST!
Louis Armstrong & the Commanders 'Zat You Santa Claus? Swingin' Christmas another great request!
Brenda Lee Papa Noel Christmas Belles Lifetime
The Enchanters Mambo Santa Mambo Classic Christmas Party
Joan Shaw o/ Danny Small I Want a Man for Christmas 7"
Duke Ellington Orchestra Sugar Rum Cherry Three Suites Columbia inst.
Nat King Cole Trio The Christmas Song Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic very first recording of this song, Trio only, 1946
The Mills Brothers You Don't Have to Be a Santa Claus Around the Christmas Tree Decca
Nancy Wilson That's What I Want for Christmas Christmas Belles Lifetime
Vince Guaraldi Tio Skating A Charlie Brown Christmas Fantasy
Joe Williams Kissing By the Mistletoe That Holiday Feelin' Polygram
Louis Jordan May Every Day Be Christmas Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Lenny Dee Mister Santa Happy Holi-Dee Decca
Ira Ironstrings Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Mambo Ira Ironstrings Plays Santa Claus inst.
Art Carney The Night Before Christmas Jingle Bell Swing
Pearl Bailey Jingle Bell Cha-Cha-Cha Christmas Belles Lifetime
The Baby Dolls The Bell That Couldn't Jingle 7" written by Burt Bacharach
Les Brown & His Band of Renown We Wish You the Merriest Big Band Christmas
Vernon Dalhart Hooray for St. Nick 78" Velvet Tone rec. 1928
George Formby Sitting on the Ice in the Ice Rink The Ultimate Collection
Bernie Cummins Orchestra v/ Walter Cummins I Told Santa Claus to Bring Me You Big Band Christmas
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Swingin' Them Jingle Bells THe Complete Recorded Works Volume 4 JSP rec. 1936
Les Paul and Mary Ford Jungle Bells 45" Capitol
John Kirby Bounce of the Sugar Plum Fairy The Best of 1937-1945 inst.
Judy Garland Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas ChristmasBelles Lifetime