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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, June 21, 2015 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra Heebie Jeebies "Satchmo" Ambassador of Jazz Verve Happy Father's Day!
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Black and Tan Fantasy The Duke: The The Columbia Years Columbia today's show = my dad's favorite musicians
Benny Goodman Orchestra Wolverine Blues The Young Benny Goodman 1928-1931
Fats Waller Your Feet's Too Big Flaky Forties Trikont
George Formby Imagine Me in the Maginot Line Till Then: Music That Helped the Allies Win the War History Channel
Count Basie Fantail The Atomic Mr. Basie Blue Note inst.
Dave Brubeck Blue Rondo A La Turk The Essential Dave Brubeck Columbia/Legacy
Ella Fitzgerald How Long Has This Been Going On The George and Ira Gershwin Songbook Verve
Peggy Lee Don't Smoke in Bed Peggy Lee o/ Dave Barbour Capitol
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra The Star-Crossed Lovers Such Sweet Thunder rec. 1957
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Come Sunday Black, Brown And Beige Columbia rec. 1941 at Carnegie Hall
Benny Goodman Orchestra Sing, Sing, Sing The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia rec. 1938 at Carnegie Hall
Benny Goodman Orchestra Moonglow Let's Dance Big Band Jump
Benny Goodman Sextet feat. Charlie Christian Flying Home The Original Guitar Hero Sony
Benny Goodman Orchestra Bach Goes to Town live recording 6 October 1939
Benny Goodman Orchestra Blue Skies The Birth of Swing Bluebird
Duke Ellington Orchestra Festival Junction Ellington at Newport great request! perfect for the day
Eartha Kitt C'est Si Bon Legendary BMG
Pearl Bailey I Can't Give You Anything But Love Naughty but Nice / Songs of the Bad Old Days great request!
Edith Piaf Non, Je Ne Regrette Rein 30th Anniversaire Capitol
Johnny Dodds Black Bottom Stompers After You've Gone Definitive Dodds 1926-27 Retrieval Records
Stan Kenton & His Orchestra Artistry Jumps Capitol Records from the Vaults Capitol
Dave Brubeck Pick Up Sticks Time Out Columbia another great request!
Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars) Getz/Gilberto Verve
John Coltrane My Favorite Things The Very Best of John Coltrane Rhino