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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 25, 2016 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Billie Holiday The Very Thought of You Lady Day Sony
Nat King Cole Trio 'Tis Autumn Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Sarah Vaughan w/ Clifford Brown September Song Sarah Brown + Clifford Brown Polygram
Doris Day o/ Paul Weston Autumn Leaves Day by Day Columbia thanks for the great request!
John Coltrane v/ Johnny Hartman Autumn Serenade John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman Impulse!
Ted Weems Orchestra v/ Parker Gibbs Chick, Chick, Chick, Chick, Chick, Chicken (Lay a Little Egg for Me) The Essential Ted Weems 1923-1930 Challenge always happy to play this silly song by a great hot band!
Al Bowlly The Isle of Capri The Very Thought of You Sanctuary
Fred Astaire Things are Looking Up Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino
Cliff Edwards (Ukulele Ike) It's Only a Paper Moon Singin' in the Rain ASV Living Era
Dinah Washington September in the Rain First Issue: The Dinah Washington Story Mercury great request!
Ella Fitzgerald Early Autumn Johnny Mercer Songbook Verve
Frank Sinatra o/ Nelson Riddle I Concentrate on You Sinatra's Swingin Session! And More Capitol another great one! Love this arrangement by Nelson Riddle
Nat King Cole Let's Face the Music and Dance The Extraordinary Nat King Cole Capitol thanks for requesting this great song!
Anita O'Day o/ Billy May Ten Cents a Dance Anita O'Day and Billy May Swing Rodgers and Hart Verve another terrific request!
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys Across the Alley from the Alamo Tiffany Transcriptions Vol. 4 Rhino great request!
Sam Price Band It's All Right Jack Sounds of Harlem Vol. 2 Hep
Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five Caldonia Let the Good Times Roll RCA
The Three Keys Heebie Jeebies The Human Orrchestra Jasmine
Charlie Barnet Cherokee Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie Bandstand Records classic swing tune, thanks for requesting!
The Dorsey Brothers Orchestra St. Louis Blues Anthology of Big Band Swing Direct Source could not find the requested song, hope you like this one!
Benny Goodman King Porter Stomp Birth of Swing Bluebird
Count Basie Open the Door, Richard Number 1 Hits of the 40s love this silly song, thanks for requesting!
Earl Hines & His Orchestra Father Steps In Classic Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic
Stan Kenton & HIs Orchestra Artistry Jumps Capitol Records from the Vaults Capitol great reques!
Beny More o/ Perez Prado Yiri Yiri Bom Lo Mejor de lo Mejor RCA Victor
The Mills Brothers Caravan L'Art Vocal L'Art Vocal thanks for requesting this killer performance
Coleman Hawkins Crazy Rhythm The Essential Sides Remastered JSP
Fats Waller v/ Kathryn Perry My Melancholy Baby Last Years (1940-1943) RCA
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies Sunbonnet Sue The Father of Western Swing Proper UK
Groucho Marx Everyone Says I Love You Horsefeathers OST Soundtrack Factory
Glenn Miller String of Pearls The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA great request!
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra v/ Jo Stafford Swinging on Nothing For You
Ella Fitzgerald Goody Goody The Legendary Decca Recordings rec 1950
Mel Torme Careless Hands Jazz and Velvet Proper UK
Frank Sinatra The Continental Portrait of Sinatra: The Coumbia Years Columbia
Gene Krupa Lover Instrumental Mr. Krupa Jasmine
Jimmy Durante September Song As Time Goes By: The Best of Jimmy Durante rec 1963 thanks for this request!