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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra The Mooche The Duke: The Columbia Years Columbia
Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five Heebie Jeebies "Satchmo" Ambassador of Jazz Verve
Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra feat. Fats Waller The Chant Fats Waller Complete Recorded Works Vol. 1 JSP rec. 1926
Frank Sinatra Anything Goes Songs for Swingin' Lovers Capitol great song, thanks for requesting it!
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Our Love is Here to Stay Ella and Louis Again Verve
Lena Horne Watch What Happens Sex Kittens in Hi Fi: The Brunettes DRG
Sarah Vaughan o/ Count Basie the Gentleman is a Dope Count Basie & Sarah Vaughan
Mel Torme o/ Al Pelligrini Lulu's Back in Town Lulu's Back in Town Bethlehem Archive
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Ko-Ko The Blanton-Webster Band RCA rec 1939 great request!
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Jack the Bear The Blanton-Webster Band RCA rec 1939 another great request!
Ella Fitzgerald o/ Chick Webb Vote for Mr. Rhythm Complete Chick Webb & Ella Fitzgerald Decca Sessions Mosaic
The Six Jumping Jacks I Do Not Choose to Run Flashbacks 2: Novelty Songs Trikont
Jack Teagarden and His Orchestra I Swung the Election Jack Teagarden and His Orchestra 1934-1939 don't forget to vote on Tuesday!
Anita O'Day o/ Billy May Love for Sale Swings Cole Porter Capitol
Patti Page o/ Pete Rugolo The Thrill is Gone In the Land of Hi-Fi
Sammy Davis Jr. Out of This World Rat Pack: Members Edition rec live 1962
Nat King Cole Don't Get Around Much Anymore The King Swings Capitol
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies Brownie's Stomp Daddy of Western Swing Proper UK great request!
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra v/ Adelaide Hall Creole Love Call Swinging Jazz Favorites rec 1928
Annette Hanshaw Am I Blue? Volume 6 1929 Sensation
Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys Never No More Blues Doughboys, Playboys & Cowboys Proper UK another great request!
La Sonora Matancera La Ola Marina La Ola Marina Tumbao
Ella Fitzgerald Flyin' Home Ken Burns Jazz rec 1945 legendary bop performance
Gene Krupa Orchestra Ball of Fire Uptown Sony
Bob Chester Orchestra v/ Dolores O'Neill With the Wind and the Rain In Your Hair Chester' Choice Jasmine
Kay Kyser Horses Don't Bet on People A Strict Education in Music
Spike Jones & his City Slickers Camptown Races Cocktail Hour Columbia River
Patsy Cline Blue Moon of Kentucky Pet Milk TV rec 1963 for television
Benny Goodman Orchestra Honeysuckle Rose The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia all star jam session from the Carnegie Hall concert, thnks for requesting!
Benny Goodman Orchestra Body and Soul The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia
Bunny Berigan and His Orchestra I'm Gonna Kiss Myself Goodbye The Key Sessions Proper UK