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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 29, 2019 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Buddy Morrow Night Train Big Band Memores Direct Source
Duke Ellington Orchestra Things Ain't What They Used to Be Ella & Duke at the Cote D'Azur Verve
Johnny Hodges Orchestra Used to Be Duke Used to Be Duke Verve great request! starting the show off with a bang
Frank Sinatra o/ Duke Ellington All I Need Is The Girl Francis A. & Edward K. Reprise another great request!
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Buddy Rich Come Back to Me The Sounds of '66 Collector's Choice
Frank Sinatra o/ Duke Ellington Indian Summer Francis A. & Edward K. Reprise
Johnny Hartman A Slow Hot Wind The Voice That Is! Impulse!
Ella Fitzgerald Too Darn Hot The Cole Porter Songbook Verve
Mel Torme It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) The Mel Torme Collection Rhino
Sammy Davis Jr. & Carmen McRae The Things We Did Last Summer Boy Meets Girl Verve
Tony Bennett & Dave Brubeck I Left My Heart in San Francisco Bennett & Brubeck: The White House Sessions, Live 1962 Sony Legacy terrific request!
Al Bowlly Rain Rain Go Away The Very Thought of You Sanctuary Very fun request, but what a weird sentiment in the middle of a mini-drought!
Erskine Hawkins Cherry The Original Tuxedo Junction
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra Emaline Benny Goodman 1931-1935 Timeless Holland
Chick Webb Orchestra v/ Ella Fitzgerald If Dreams Come True Complete Chick Webb & Ella FitzgeraldDecca Sessions Mosaic
Nat King Cole Trio You're the Cream in My Coffee The Vocal Classics 1942-1946 Capitol
Nelle Lutcher Fine and Mellow The Best of Nellie Lutcher Blue Note
Taft Jordan & the Mob Night Wind Sounds of Harlem Vol. 1 Hep
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Somebody Stole My Gal Complete Recorded Works Vol. 3 JSP
Eddie Cole's Solid Swingers v/ Nat King Cole Honey Hush Riffin: The Decca, JATP, Keynote and Mercury Recordings Verve rec 1936 Nat King Cole's earliest recording!
Benny Goodman & HIs Orchestra Sing Sing Sing The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert Columbia
The Andrews Sisters Bei Mir Bist du Shoen Music from the Yiddish Radio Project Shanachie
The Barry Sisters and Jan Bart with Sam Medoff and the Yiddish Swingtet Samson and Delilah Music from the Yiddish Radio Project Shanachie
Naftule Brandwein's Orchestra Wo Bist Du Gewesen Vor Prohibition Cantors, Klezmorim and Crooners 1905-1953 JSP
Bing Crosby and the Delta Rhythm Boys o/ Paul Whiteman Happy Feet Bing Crosby: 1926-1932 Timeless Holland excellent request! One of Bing Crosby's first recordings!
Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five Struttin' With Some Barbecue Hot Fives and Sevens JSP rec 1927
Charlie Johnson's Paradise Ten You Ain't the One Wait for Me: Songs of Love, Lust and Discontent East River Records another great request!
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra v/ Jimmy Rushing New Orleans The Bennie Moten Collecton Fabulous
Nat King Cole Trio Everyone Is Sayin' Hello Again (Why Must We Say Goodbye) Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic