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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 15, 2019 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Fred Astaire Things Are Looking Up Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino from DAMSEL IN DISTRESS 1937, George Gershwin's last film score
Al Bowlly All I Do is Dream of You The Very Thought of You Sanctuary
Rudy Vallee When Yuba Plays the Rumba on a Tuba Heigh-Ho Everybody! Pearl
Henry King & His Orchestra v/ Joe Sudy The Lady is a Tramp The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Frank Sinatra & Ella Fitzgerald The Lady is a Tramp The Man and His Music + Ella + Jobim TV special rec 1967 for television
Noel Coward Nina The Noel Coward Album Sony
Sammy Davis Jr. Begin the Beguine Sammy & Friends Rhino
Ella Fitzgerald & Joe Pass One Note Samba Fitzgerald & Pass ... Again Pablo rec 1976
Nat King Cole Trio Calypso Blues Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic rec 1942
Cab Calloway The Ghost of Smokey Joe 1930-1939 Classics great request!
Rollin' Smith's Rascals Kickin' The Gong Around The Human Orchestra Jasmine
Mound City Blues Blowers feat. Coleman Hawkins You Rascal You The Essential Sides Remastered Proper UK
The Washingtonians (Duke Ellington) Choo Choo (Better Hurry Home) Duke Ellington with The Washingtonians rec 1924
Louis Armstrong and his Hot Five Willie the Weeper Hot Fives and Sevens JSP rec 1927
Glenn Miller Orchestra Indian Summer The Chesterfield Broadcasts BMG great request!
Artie Shaw Orchestra I Can't Get Started The Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Broadcasts Hep
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra v/ Bea Wain My Reverie Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
Frankie Carle Orchestra v/ Marjorie Hughes Oh, What It Seemed To Be Big Band Generation
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra v/ Frank Sinatra Dolores The Song is You! RCA
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman They Say It's Wonderful John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman Impulse! terrific request!
Sarah Vaughan & Clifford Brown September Song Sarah Vaughan + Clifford Brown Polygram
Annie Ross & Gerry Mulligan Give Me The Simple Life Annie Ross Sings a Song with Gerry Mulligan EMI
Mel Torme o/ Marty Paich Dek-tette I Love to Watch the Moonlight Lulu's Back in Town Bethlehem Archive
Nancy Wilson The Days of Wine and Roses Ballads, Blues & Big Bands: The Best of Nancy WIlson Capitol
Glenn Miller Orchestra Anvil Chorus Parts I & II RCA Original Masters RCA great request!
Count Basie Orchestra One O'Clock Jump Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie and Lester Young Studio Sessions Mosaic
Benny Goodman Orchestra I Got Rhythm The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia
The Colemans I Don't Mind Being All Alone Hot Harmony Groups 1932-1951 Acrobat