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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 1, 2019 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra v/ Ford Leary Chew, Chew, Chew Your Bubble Gum Live in 1938 & 1939
Duke Ellington Orchestra Cotton Tail The Blanton-Webster Band RCA
Count Basie & Orchestra v/ Jimmy Rushing Exactly Like You Classic Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Studio Sessions Mosaic
Ella Fitzgerald & Her Famous Orchestra Lindy Hopper's Delight Complete Chick Webb & Ella Fitzgerald Decca Sessions 1934-1941 Mosaic
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra v/ Frank Sinatra, Connies Haines & the Modernaires Let's Get Away from It All The Song is You! RCA
Nat King Cole Trio Riffin' at the Bar-B-Q Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Mildred Bailey Weekend of a Private Secretary 1931-1939 L'Art Vocal
Benny Goodman Orchestra Let's Dance Classic Columbia and Okeh Sessions 1939-1958 Mosaic
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five Special Delivery Stomp Begine the Beguine Membran rec. 1940
John Kirby 9.20 Special The Bes of 1937-1945 Master Classics
Chester Leighten & His Sophomores (feat. Bunny Berigan) On the Beach With You The Key Sessions Proper UK
Buddy Rogers and His California Cavaliers Happy-Go-Luck You (And Broken Hearted Me) The Golden Age of American Sweet Bands Jasmine
Fred Astaire Flying Down to Rio Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino from FLYING DOWN TO RIO 1933
Dick Powell Lullaby of Broadway Charming Gents of Stage and Screen ASV Living Era
Hoosier Hot Shots The Coat and Pants Do All the Work Rural Rhythm
Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five Cole Slaw Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family rec 1949
Ella Mae Morse o/ Freddie Slack Solid Potato Salad Jumpin' Like Mad Capitol rec 1943
Jimmie Lunceford Jeep Rhythm 1944 Uncollected Delta great request!
Jimmie Lunceford Blues in the Night 1944 Uncollected Delta
Stan Kenton Orchestra v/ June Christy Shoo Fly Pe and Apple Pan Dowdy Sentimental Journey: Great Ladies of Song ASV Living Era
Jack Payne with His Orchestra Make Yourself a Happiness Pie Songs the Bonzo Dog Band Taught Us
Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra Struttin' With Some Barbecue Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve this son has nothing to do with barbecue
Charlie Johnson' Paradise Ten You Ain't the One Wait for Me: Songs of Love, Lust and Discontent East River Records great request!
Leon Belasco and His Hotel St. Moritz Orchestra Sittin' On a Backyard Fence The Golden Age of American Sweet Bands Jasmine
Billie Holiday and Her Orchestra Back in Your Own Backyard Lady Day Sony rec 1938 Buck Clayton tp, Benny Morton tb, Lester Young ts, Teddy Wilson p, Freddie Green g, Walter Page b, Jo Jones d
Doris Day o/ Les Brown I Got the Sun in the Morning Complete Recordings With Les Brown Jazz Factory great request!
Johnny Mercer with the Skylarks o/ Ben Pollack She's Shimmying on the Beach Again Best of Johnny Mercer
Larry Clinton Orchestra v/ Bea Wain Whistle While You Work Larry Clinton and His Orchestra
Sarah Vaughan Nice Work If You Can Get It The Columbia Years 1949-1953 Columbia rec 1950
Louis Jordan and his Tympany Five Every Man To His Own Profession Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family
Jon Fromer We Do the Work Classic Labor Songs Smithsonian Folkways
Nina Simone Work Song Masters 17: Nine Simone Verve
Tennessee Ernie Ford Sixteen Tons Rare Tunes 3: From Latin to Jazz
Red Sovine Phantom 309 The Best of Red Sovine
Florence Reese Which Side Are You On? Classic Labor Songs Smithsonian Folkways Reese wrote this song in 1931