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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

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

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Billie Holiday Summertime 1933-1937 Sony
Sidney Bechet Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho You Might as Well Jazz 2 Jazz
Count Basie Orchestra Topsy Complete Decca Recordings RCA
Duke Ellington Orchestra The Sidewalks of New York The Blanton-Webster Years RCA
Artie Shaw Orchestra Traffic Jam Begin the Beguine Membran
Johnny Mercer w/ the Skylarks o/ Ben Pollack She's Shimmying on the Beach Again The Best of Johnny Mercer
Groucho Marx Lydia The Tattooed Lady At the Circus Soundtrack Factory
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters South America, Take it Away Bing! His Legendary Years BMG great request!
Desi Arnaz Babalu The Best of Desi Arnaz the Mambo King
Duke Ellington and the Jungle Band Cotton Club Stomp Cotton Club Stomp Hot Jazz
Louis Armstrong When You're Smiling Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve rec. 1929
Earl Hines & His Orchestra Everybody Loves My Baby Classic Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic rec. 1929
Fletcher Henderson Limehouse Blues Tidal Wave Decca
Thomas "Fats" Waller w/ Morris' Hot Babies He's Gone Away Fats Waller The Complete Recorded Works Vol. 1 JSP rec. 1927
King Oliver's Creole Jazz band v/ Bessie Smith St. Louis Blues Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve rec. 1925
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra Charleston The Charleston Era ASV Living Era great request! Love Paul Whiteman
Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra Sunday Legendary Bands of the 1920s ASV Living Era another great request! rec 1926
Mint Julep Jazz Band Get It Southern Style Durham on Saturday Night self-released thanks for requesting this great local swing band!
George Shearing Quintet, Count Basie Orchestra, Lester Young, Sarah Vaughan Live from Birdland 5th Anniversary Live from Birdland otr-cat.com rec. Dec 16 1954 for radio
Nat King Cole Trio It's Only a Paper Moon The Complete After Midnight Sessions Essential Jazz Classics
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong I Won't Dance Ella and Louis Again Verve
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Buddy Rich What Now My Love The Sounds of '66 Collector's Choice
Buddy Rich with the Killer Force Band West SIde Story Suite No Funny Hats Scabeba great request! rec 1978
Peggy Lee w/ Dave Barbour Nice Work If You Can Get It Peggy Lee and the Dave Barbour Band Capitol great request!
Nat King Cole Trio Come to Baby, Do The Vocal Classics 1942-46 Capitol
Nellie Lutcher Fine Brown Frame The Best of Nellie Lutcher Blue Note
Skeets Tolbert & His Gentlemen of Swing C.O.D. 1940-1942 Chronological Classics
Louis Jordan Don't Let the Sun Catch You Cryin' The Best of Louis Jordan RCA
Mint Julep Jazz Band Ducky Wucky Durham on Saturday Night self-released another great request from local swing band!
Teddy Powell Jamaica Jam Ridin the Subways Hep
Glenn Miller Orchestra v/ Tex Beneke & the Modernaires (I've Got a Gal) In Kalamazoo The Popylar Recordings 1938-1942 RCA
Larry Clinton Orchestra v/ Bea Wain I Double Dare You Larry Clinton and His Orchestra
Benny Goodman Orchestra v/ Peggy Lee Elmer's Tune The Complete Recordings 1941-1947 RCA
Dinah Washington TV Is the Thing This Year The Dinah Washington Story Mercury
Dave Brubeck Blue Rondo A La Turk The Essential Dave Brubeck Columbia/Legacy thanks for requesting this!
Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra feat. George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos 1924 first recording of this piece
Fred Astaire Night and Day Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino
Jimmie Lunceford, Rose Murphy, Dolores Williams, Delta Rhythm Boys, Butterfly McQueen Jubilee 33 July 12 1943 Jubilee otr-cat.com 1943 Armed Forced Radio broadcast
Coleman Hawkins, Benny Carter, Django Reinhardt Out of Nowhere Coleman Hawkins The Essential Sides Remastered 1934-36 JSP
Django Reinhardt Nuages The Indispensable Django Reinhardt RCA
Frank Froeba & His Swing Band Organ Grinder's Swing Bunny Berigan the Key Sessions Proper UK
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra Rhythm Is Our Business S/T Swingsation
Count Basie Orchestra Pennies from Heaven Complete Decca Recordings RCA
The Mills Brothers Caravan S/T L'Art Vocal
Chick Webb Azure Stomping at the Savoy Proper UK
Allen-Hawkins And Their Orchestra You're Gonna Lose Your Girl Coleman Hawkins The Essential Sides Remastered 1934-36 JSP