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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, March 29, 2015 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Artie Shaw Nightmare Begin the Beguine Membran
Henri Salvador Bedelia Saint-Germain-Des-Pres
Django Reinhardt Tea for Two The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP
Billie Holiday I'll Never Be the Same Lady Day Sony
Duke Ellington Orchestra Chelsea Bridge The Blanton Webster Band RCA
Duke Ellington Orchestra Moon Mist The Blanton Webster Band RCA inst.
Sarah Vaughan o/ Count Basie I Cried For You Count Basie and Sarah Vaughan Blue Note happy birthday Sarah Vaughan!
Sarah Vaughan & Clifford Brown September Song Sarah Vaughan + Clifford Brown Polygram Vaughan said this was her favorite album
Sarah Vaughan & Symphony Sid Body and Soul, Symphony Sid Wishes Happy Birthday to Sarah Vaughan Perdido! Live at Birdland 1953 Verve live radio broadcast
Sarah Vaughan Shulie a Bop Swingin' Easy Mercury
Ella Fitzgerald Someone to Watch Over Me George and Ira Gershwin Songbook Verve
Frank Sinatra One for My Baby Only the Lonely Capitol
Woody Herman At the Woodchopper's Ball Hits of '39 ASV Living Era great request!
Harry Roy & His Orchestra Darktown Strutter's Ball Anthology of British Vintage Jazz 1930-1944
Bob Crosby and the Bobcats At the Jazz Band Ball At the Jazz Band Ball
Louis Jordan Bounce the Ball Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family this is the closest I've got to a song about basketball
Les Brown Flip Lid The Uncollected Les Brown 1944-1946 Hindsight Brown attended Duke and got his start as a bandleader leading the Duke dance orchestra
Doris Day o/ Les Brown Dig It Complete Recordings with Les Brown Jazz Factory
Les Brown Leap Frog Best of the Big Bands inst.
Johnny Long v/ Frances Lane Chickery Chick Live at the Hotel New Yorker 12/1/1945 Collector's Choice Long followed Brown as the leader of the Duke dance orchestra in the late 1930s
Johnny Long v/ Frances Lane As Long as I Live Live at the Hotel New Yorker 12/1/1945 Collector's Choice
Johnny Long The Continental Live at the Hotel New Yorker 12/1/1945 Collector's Choice
Charlie Barnet Let's Dance at the Make-Believe Ballroom The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Johnny Long Carribean Clipper Live at the Hotel New Yorker 12/1/1945 Collector's Choice inst.
Benny Goodman Orchestra Swingtime in the Rockies Madhattan Room 20 Nov 1937 otr-cat.com
Gene Krupa Orchestra Wire Brush Stomp Instrumental Mr. Krupa Jasmine
Gene Krupa Orchestra v/ Anita O'Day & Roy Eldridge Let Me Off Uptown Masters of Jazz Female Vocal Classics Columbia
Benny Goodman Quartet Avalon The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia
Benny Goodman Quartet 'S Wonderful I Got Rhyhtm: The Music of George Gershwin inst.
Duke Ellington Orchestra Jack the Bear The Blanton Webster Band RCA great request! Always happy to play Ellington
Duke Ellington Orchestra Ko-Ko The Blanton Webster Band RCA
Pearl Bailey Saturday Night Fish Fry Takes Two to Tango ASV happy birthday!
Pearl Bailey & the Charioteers Who? The Great American Composers - Jerome Kern
Pearl Bailey & the Charioteers Takes Two to Tango Takes Two to Tango ASV
Eartha Kitt Cest Si Bon Legendary BMG
Julie London Sway Cha-Cha de Amor Capitol
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Buddy Rich Once in Love with Amy The Sounds of '66 Collector's Choice
Doris Day Whatever Will Be, Will Be A Day at the Movies happy 91st birthday this coming Friday!