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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, April 23, 2017 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Rockin' in Rhythm Duke Ellington at the Cotton Club Storyville
Cootie Williams & His Rug Cutters Ol' Man River Duke Ellington: 100 Rare Sessions
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Sweet Sue Complete Recorded Works Vol. 3 JSP rec 1935
Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra Down South Camp Meeting TIdal Wave Decca rec 1934
Louis Armstrong The Peanut Vendor Satchmo's Classic Vocals Charly Budget
Mel Torme Too Close for Comfort The Mel Torme Collection Rhino
Frank Sinatra I've Got You Under My Skin Songs for Swingin' Lovers Capitol
Dinah Washington Relax Max The Swingin' Miss "D" Emarcy
Sammy Davis Jr. I Married An Angel All-Star Spectacular Collector's Choice
Peggy Lee Fantastico Ole a la Lee Capitol
Ella FItzgerald o/ Chick Webb Rhythm and Romance Let's Get Together happy 100th birthday Ella Fitzgerald!
Ella Fitzgerald & the Ink Spots Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall Make Mine a Double Allegro wonderful request!
Ella Fitzgerald With a Song in My Heart The Rodgers and Hart Songbook Verve
Ella Fitzgerald My Shining Hour The Harold Arlen Songbook Verve fantastic request in honor of Ella!
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Count Basie Them There Eyes Ella and Basie! On the Sunny Side of the Street Polygram
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Nelson Riddle I Won't Dance Ella Swings Brightly With Nelson Verve
Harry James It's Been a Long, Long Time Big Band Generation great song, thanks for requesting it!
Benny Goodman Orchestra Give Me The Simple Life 100 Vocal & Jazz Classics 1945-47
John Kirby Sextet Undecided The Best of John Kirby 1937-1945 Master Classics Records
Rudy Vallee When Yuba Plays the Rumba on the Tuba Heigh-Ho Everybody! Pearl
Artie Shaw Orchestra Stardust The Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Broadcasts Metronome another great request, this is a classic!
Libby Holman Body and Soul The Scandalous Libby Holman Jasmine rec 1930, this was the 3rd ever recording of this song
Louis Armstrong Body and Soul Satchmo's Classic Vocals Charly Budget rec 1932, feat. Jack Teagarden
Coleman Hawkins and His Orchestra Body and Soul 'Round Midnight rec 1939, considered an early precursor to bebop
Sarah Vaughan Body and Soul Swingin' Easy Emarcy rec 1954 w/ John Malachi p, Joe Benjamin b, Roy Haynes d
John Coltrane Body and Soul THe Very Best of John Coltrane RHino rec 1960
Louis Jordan & His Tympany Five Beans and Cornbread Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Joe Liggins & the Honeymooners The Darktown Strutters Ball R&B Greats
Slim Gaillard Potato Chips Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Dinah Washington TV is the Thing This Year First Issue: The Dinah Washington Story Polygram
Julia Lee Gotta Gimme Whatcha Got 1927-1946 Chronological Classics
Cab Calloway Jive (Page One of the Hepster's Dictionary) 1930-1939 Chronological Classics
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Don't Try to Cry Your Way Back to Me Complete Recorded Works Vol. 4 JSP