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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, January 18, 2015 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Duke Ellington Sophisticated Lady The Duke: The Columbia Years Columbia
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) Ivie Anderson Cocktail Hour Columbia River happy birthday Ivie Anderson!
Cab Calloway Kickin' the Gong Around 1930-1939 Chronological Classics
The Mills Brothers Limehouse Blues L'Art Vocal Volume 12 L'Art Vocal
Sidney Bechet Summertime Summertime: 1932-1940
Sidney Bechet feat. Noble Sissle's Swingsters Sweet Patootie Dear Old Southland 1937-1939 inst.
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson Solitude Ivie Anderson Cocktail Hour Columbia River happy birthday Ivie Anderson!
Eartha Kitt Angelitos Negros Legendary BMG happy birthday Eartha!
Sammy Davis Bee-Bom Sammy and Friends Rhino Sammy and Eartha briefly dated
Harry Belafonte Matilda Pure Gold BMG
Lena Horne Watch What Happens Music for a Bachelor's Den: Sex Kittens in Hi Fi The Brunettes DRG
Ozzie Bailey (v) Billy Strayhorn (p) Your Love Has Faded Lush Life Red Baron
Nina Simone My Baby Just Cares for Me Verve Jazz Masters Verve
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Duke Ellington Something to Live For Duke: The Last Jam Session Verve recorded live at the Cote d'Azur
Sarah Vaughan & Clifford Brown September Song Sarah Vaughan + Clifford Brown Polygram
Johnny Hodges The Nearness of You Triple Play RCA inst.
Gil Evans La Nevada Out of the Cool Impulse! so sorry CD was skipping on your great request
Duke Ellington Orchestra Rockin' in Rhythm An Anthology of Big Band Swing 1930-1955
Julia Lee and Her Boyfriends Lotus Blossom 1927-1946 Classics
Nat King Cole Orange Colored Sky The Complete Capitol Recordings of the King Cole Trio Mosaic great request!
Charlie Spivak Stomping Room Only What's Cookin' Charlie? Hep
Doris Day o/ Paul Weston (WHy Did I Tell You I Was Going To) Shanghai Golden Girl Columbia
Vic Damone I Could Write a Book Isn't It Romantic? Capitol Sings Rodgers & Hart Capitol sorry I don't have this by Harry Connick, hope this will do
Tony Pastor Biddy Bop Dancing Room Only inst.
Frank Sinatra, Connie Haines & The Pied Pipers o/ Tommy Dorsey Let's Get Away from It All The Song Is You! Columbia
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra Song of the Volga Boatmen The Glenn Miller Story Vol. 11-12
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five When the Quail Come Back to San Quentin Begin the Beguine Membran
Teddy Powell In a Persian Market Ridin' the Subways Hep
Johnny Hodges Orchestra Squatty Roo Passion Flower 1940-46 Bluebird
Chick Webb Orchestra Midnight in a Madhouse Stomping at the Savoy Proper UK inst.
Red Norvo Orchestra v/ Mildred Bailey Cuckoo in the Clock 1930-39 L'art Vocal
Henri Salvador o/ Ray Ventura Que Si, Que No Amour, Bananes et Ananas Fremeaux
Al Bowlly All I Do is Dream Of You The Very Thought of You Sanctuary
Freddy Martin The Lady from 29 Palms Big Band Memories Direct Source
Ted Weems Orchestra (whistling by Elmo Tanner) Heartaches Billboard Pop Memories
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra Going Home Glenn Miller Greatest Hits inst.
Nina Simone Black is the Color of My True Love's Hair Verve Jazz Masters 17 Verve