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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, April 24, 2016 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Duke Ellington Something to Live For Live at the Cote D'Azur Verve
Frank Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim Dindi Francis Albert SInatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim Reprise
Duke Ellington Orchestra The Star-Crossed Lovers (aka Pretty Girl) Such Sweet Thunder Columbia
Artie Shaw Orchestra The Carioca Strike It, Rich! Proper UK
Les Brown & His Band of Renown Bizet Has His Day Best of the Big Bands
Mario 'Harp' Lorenzi & His Rhythmics Some Of These Days Anthology of British Vintage Jazz Vol. 2 Ihor
Bunny Berigan Orchestra I Can't Get Started An Introduction to Bunny Berigan Best of Jazz
Dean Martin Ain't That a Kick in the Head Sammy & Friends Rhino great request! ain't that a hole in the boat?
Eartha Kitt C'est Si Bon Legendary BMG
Pearl Bailey Mouton to Muskrat to Mink Naughty but Nice / Songs of the Bad Old Days always love playing Pearl Bailey!
Nat King Cole Walking My Baby Back Home The Greatest Hits Capitol another great request!
Sammy Davis Jr. I Married An Angel All-Star Spectacular Collector's Choice
Mel Torme o/ George Shearing I'm Hip Instant Party Concord rec. live 1978
Anita O'Day o/ Billy May Why Shouldn't I? Anita O'Day Swings Cole Porter Verve great request! love this whole album
Sarah Vaughan o/ Count Basie I Cried For You Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan Blue Note
Ella FItzgerald All Through the Night The Cole Porter Songbook Verve
Dinah Washington A Foggy Day After Hours with Miss D Emarcy
Frank Sinatra If I Had You A Swingin' Affair Capitol
Mongo Santamaria & His Orchestra Que Maravilloso Sabroso! Fantasy
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra I've Got the World on a String Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve rec. 1933
Fats Waller Rhythm & Romance Complete Recorded Works Vol. 3 JSP
Jack Hylton Orchestra feat. Coleman Hawkins My Melancholy Baby Anthology of British Vintage Jazz Vol. 3 Ihor
Fletcher Henderson Orchestra Sing, Sing, Sing (With a Swing) Big Band Jazz Favorites
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra Did I Remember? Lady Day Sony from the 1936 session including Bunny Berigan, Artie Shaw & Cozy Cole, "No Regrets" & "Summertime" also recorded on this day, Holiday was 21!
Glenn Miller A String of Pearls The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA
Larry Clinton Orchestra In a Persian Market A Study in Larry Clinton Hallmark
Bob Chester Orchestra v/ Betty Bradley Yes, My Darling Daughter Chester's Choice Jasmine
Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra Prelude in C Sharp Minor Swing Tonic Jasmine
Raymond Scott Twilight in Turkey Reckless Nights and Turkish Twilights Columbia
Billie Holiday w/ Count Basie Orchestra I Can't Get Started Lady Day Sony
Duke Ellington Orchestra Caravan The Columbia Years Columbia rec. 1937
Jimmy Lunceford & His Orchestra Le Jazz Hot Buzz Buzz Buzz Vol. 2 Festival du Jazz
Mildred Bailey We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye 1931-1939 Chronological