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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, October 28, 2018 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Live at the Madhattan Room November 6 1937 Benny Goodman Orchestra Live at the Madhattan Room otr-cat.com
Naftule Brandwein Der Heisser Cantors, Klezmorim and Crooners 1905-1953 JSP rec. 1924 Brandwein was one of the first American klezmer performers, called himself the "King of Jewish Music"
Paul Whiteman Orchestra feat. George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos rec. 1924 this is the first ever recording of "Rhapsody in Blue" and only the second ever performance of it
Al Jolson Hooray for Baby and Me From Avenue A to the Great White Way Sony Legacy
Eddie Cantor If You Knew Susie (Like I Knew Susie) Charming Gents of Stage and Screen Columbia
Irving Berlin Follow the Crowd 78" Columbia rec. 1914
Sophie Tucker My Yiddishe Momme Cantors, Klezmorim and Crooners 1905-1953 JSP
Benny Goodman Orchestra Swingtime in the Rockies Live at the Madhattan Room November 20, 1937 otr-cat.com great request!
Benny Goodman Orchestra Bei Mir Bist du Shoen The Famous 1938 Carniegie Hall Concert Columbia another perfect request
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five Special Delivery Stomp Begin the Beguine Membran
Artie Shaw Orchestra Softly As In a Morning Sunrise The Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Broadcasts Hep
Artie Shaw Orchestra Nightmare Begin the Beguine Membran rec. 1937
Eddie Duchin Orchestra v/ Harold Arlen Ill Wind The Song Is .. Harold Arlen ASV Living Era Arlen performing his own composition
George Gershwin Prelude #2 Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos Gershwin performing his own composition
Irving Berlin What am I Gonna Do? From Avenue A to the Great White Way Sony Legacy Berlin performing his own composition
The Funnyboners Mischa-Yascha-Toscha-Sascha From Avenue A to the Great White Way Sony Legacy the Funnyboners included George and Ira Gershwin
Groucho Marx Lydia the Tattooed Lady At the Circus Soundtrack Factory song by Yip Harberg and Harold Arlen
Eddie Cantor Makin' Whoopee Cocktail Hour Columbia River great request! perfect for today
Al Jolson Blue Skies Irving Berlin in Hollywood perfect request!
Mel Torme My Funny Valentine Jazz and Velvet Proper UK song by Rodgers and Hart
Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra Solitude Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra
Mezz Mezzrow Blues in Disguise 33 Best of Mezz Mezzrow & Cozy Cole Masters of Jazz
Mel Torme & George Shearing I'm Hip Instant Party Concord composers Dave Frishberg & Bob Dorough
Sammy Davis Jr. It Ain't Necessarily So Yes I Can! Rhino
Barbra Streisand & Harold Arlen Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead Duets w. Yip Harberg m. Harold Arlen
Stan Getz & Joao Gilberto So Danco Samba Getz-Gilberto Verve
Harb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass A Taste of Honey Whipped Cream & Other Delights A&M
Sammy Davis Jr. What the World Needs Now The Sounds of '66 Collector's Choice composer Burt Bacharach
Al Hirt Nature Boy Music to Watch Girls By composer eden ahbez
Mel Torme & the Marty Paich Dektette Fascinating Rhythm Lulu's Back in Town Bethlehem Archive m. George Gershwin w. Ira Gershwin
Norman Granz Intro by Norman Granz Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl Verve
Ella Fitzgerald Love for Sale Jazz at the Hollywood Bowl Verve
Al Jolson Toot, Toot, Tootsie! (Goo'bye) You Ain't Heard Nothing Yet song from THE JAZZ SINGER