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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, June 18, 2017 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
The Washingtonians (Duke Ellington) Black and Tan Fantasy The Duke: The Columbia Years Columbia happy Father's Day! playing music my dad likes for the next 2 hours
Johnny Dodds' Black Bottom Stompers Come On and Stomp, Stomp, Stomp Definitive Dodds Retreival Records
Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers Doctor Jazz Jazz Greats Vol. 17
Fats Waller Ain't Misbehavin' Complete Recorded Works Vol. 2 JSP
Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five Heebie Jeebies Hot Fives & Sevens JSP
Benny Goodman Orchestra Sing Sing Sing The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia
Duke Ellington Orchestra Come Sunday Black, Brown & Beige Columbia rec 1943 the Black Brown & Beige suite was written by Ellington to perform at Carnegie Hall in 1943, this piece was part of the first movement, "Black"
George Gershwin Prelude #2 Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos
Django Reinhardt Nuages The Indispensible Django Reinhardt RCA
Hoagy Carmichael & His Orchestra Georgia On My Mind Stardust, And Much More
Artie Shaw Orchestra Nightmare Begin the Beguine Membran
Stan Kenton Orchestra Artistry Jumps Capitol REcords from the Vaults Vol 3 Capitol
Modern Jazz Quartet Pyramid Dedicated to Connie Atlantic rec live in Slovenia 1960, a request from my dad on Father's Day!
Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto Desafinado Getz-Gilberto Verve
Milton Nascimento Ponta de Areia Minas Water my dad saw Nascimento perform live not long after this album was recorded
Kate Smith When the Moon Comes Over the Mountain Lovely Ladies of Stage and Screen Columbia lovely request for your father, thank you for calling!
Peggy Lee o/ Dave Barbour and His Orchestra Don't Smoke In Bed Capitol Records from the Vaults Vol 3 Capitol
Ella Fitzgerald w/ Ellis Larkin How Long Has This Been Going On? Ella Sings Gershwin Universal/Decca
Astrud Gilberto I Will Wait For You Look To the Rainbow Verve song originally appeared in THE UMBRELLAS OF CHERBOURG, sung by Catherine Deneuve
Glenn Miller Orchestra A String of Pearls The Popular Recordings 1938-1942 RCA thank you for requesting this great song for your father!
Harry James Orchestra Ciribiribin Bandstand Memories 1938 to 1948
Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five Pinetop Boogie Woogie Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Jimmy Durante Inka Dinka Doo The Immortals
Fats Waller Your Feets Too Big Flaky Forties Trikont
George Formby When I'm Cleaning Windows The Ultimate Collection
Duke Ellington and his Famous Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson I'm Checkin' Out -- Goom-Bye The Complete 1932-1940 Brunswick, Columbia & Master Recordings Mosaic