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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 3, 2017 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Peggy Lee Nice 'n' Easy Guitars A La Lee Capitol
Mel Torme The Surrey With the Fringe On Top s/t Compact Jazz
Blossom Dearie Down With Love Once Upon a Summertime UMVD
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra v/ Frank Sinatra, Connie Haines, The Modernaires Let's Get Away From It All The Song is You! RCA
Johnny Mercer & the Skylarks o/ Ben Pollack She's Shimmying on the Beach Again The Best of Johnny Mercer
Billie Holiday A Sailboat in the Moonlight Billie Holiday 1933-1937 Columbia
Chester Leighton & His Sohpomores On the Beach With You Bunny Berigan the Key Sessions Proper UK
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson At a Dixie Roadside Diner The Blanton- Webster Band RCA
Nat King Cole Trio Riffin' at the Bar-B-Q Nat King Cole 1936-1940 Capitol
Sammy Davis Jr. & Carmen McRae The Things We Did Last Summer Boy Meets Girl
Larry Clinton v/ Bea Wain Summer Souvenirs Very Best of Larry Clinton
Benny Goodman Orchestra v/ Helen Ward Night Wind The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Les Brown Orchestra v/ Betty Jane Bonney Joltin' Joe DiMaggio Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns Nonesuch perfect request for Labor Day weekend!
Frank Sinatra Take Me Out to the Ballgame A Voice On Air Capitol from "Your Hit Parade"
Louis Jordan Cole Slaw Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Slim Gaillard & His Shintoists Potato Chips Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Paul Whiteman Orchestra v/ Bing Crosby Muddy Water Bing Crosby: 1926 - 1932 Timeless Holland thanks for requesting Paul Whiteman!
Paul Whiteman Orchestra feat. George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos rec 1924; first ever recording & second ever performance of Rhapsody in Blue
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Chick Webb Undecided The Complete Chick Webb and Ella Fitzgerald Decca Sessions Mosaic
Mint Julep Jazz Band v/ Laura Windley Get It Southern Style Durham on Saturday Night self
Glenn Miller Orchestra v/ Ray Eberle Indian Summer The Chesterfield Broadcasts BMG great request!
Lionel Hampton Orchestra Flying Home Big Band Jazz, Vol. IV love this song, thanks for requesting!
The Hoosier Hot Shots The Coat and Pants do All the Work (The Vest Gets All the Gravy) Are You Ready, Hezzie?
Artie Shaw Orchestra Whistle While You Work Begin the Beguine
The Four Vagabonds Rosie the Riveter The Human Orchestra Jasmine a perfect request!
Peggy Lee o/ Dave Barbour Nice Work If You Can Get It Peggy Lee and the Dave Barbour Band Capitol another perfect request!
Tennessee Ernie Ford Sixteen Tons Rare Tunes 3: From Latin to Jazz
Vaughan Monroe Stop Watching the Clock 1943 Circle
Mildred Bailey o/ Red Norvo Weekend of a Private Secretary 1931-1939 Chronological Classics
Louis Jordan Every Man To His Own Profession Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Roy Milton A Porter's Love Song (to a Chambermaid) Rhythm & Blues from California 1945-1949 Historic Recordings
Pearl Bailey I'd Rather Be Rich Cocktail Hour Columbia River always happy to play Pearl Bailey for you!
Louis Jordan Work, Baby, Work Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Count Basie Work Song Our Shining Hour happy Labor Day weekend!