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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, June 28, 2020 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Mint Julep Jazz Band Exactly Like You Battle Axe Bandcamp Durham's local swing orchestra!
Kay Kyser A Zoot Suit The Kay Kyser Hits Collection 1935-48 Great request!! Love Kay Kyser
Tommy Dorsey Orchestra v/ Frank Sinatra The One I Love (Belongs to Somebody Else) The Song Is You Columbia rec. 1940
Artie Shaw Orchestra Thou Swell Begin the Beguine Membran
Blossom Dearie Doop-Doo-De-Doop (A Doodlin' Song) Once Upon a Summertime UMVD
Sarah Vaughan and Her Trio All of Me Swingin' Easy Mercury
Mel Torme Goody Goody Mel Torme in Hollywood rec live 1955 at the Crescendo Club
Ella Fitzgerald Nice Work If You Can Get It Twelve Nights in Hollywood Verve rec live 1961 at the Crescendo Club
Bing Crosby, Judy Garland, Kay Kyser, Jimmy Durante Command Performance 81 Command Performance otr-cat.com AFSR radio transcription, rec 28 August 1943
Count Basie, Teddy Wilson, Thelma Carpenter Jubilee 55 Jubilee otr-cat.com AFSR radio transcription, rec 6 Dec 1943
Louis Armstrong's Hot Seven Wild Man Blues Hot Fives and Sevens JSP rec 1927
Hoagy Carmichael And His Pals Star Dust Hoagy Carmichael First of the Singer Songwriters Proper UK rec 1927 an early recording of Carmichael's most famous composition
Tram, Bix and Lang Wringin' and Twistin' Bix Beiderbecke Vol. 1: Singing the Blues rec 1927 Tram Bix & Lang were Frankie Trambauer, Bix Beiderbecke and Eddie Lang
Clarence Williams' Jazz Kings v/ Eva Taylor You've Got to Be Modernistic The Clarence Williams Collection 1921-1938 rec 1929
Ted Weems & His Orchestra v/ Parker Gibbs You're the Cream In My Coffee The Essential Ted Weems 1923-1930 Retrieval Records rec 1928
Joel Sanders and the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Everything Is Hotsy Totsy Now The Charleston Era ASV Living Era rec 1925
Mint Julep Jazz Band Get It Southern Style Durham on Saturday Night Bandcamp