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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, August 23, 2020 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Frank Sinatra S'posing The Best of the Columbia Years 1943-1952 Columbia
Billie Holiday o/ Bob Haggart Solitude Great American Songwriters: Duke Ellington Smithsonian
Dinah Washington Record Ban Blues Complete Dinah Washington on Mercury Mercury
Slim Gaillard Trio Boip Boip! Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Benny Goodman Quartet Fine and Dandy Squeeze Me Proper UK
Doris Day Put 'Em in a Box, Tie 'Em with a Ribbon (Throw 'Em in the Deep Blue Sea) Golden Girl (The Columbia Recordings 1944-1966) Sony
Louis Armstrong Jack-Armstrong Blues "Satchmo" Ambassador of Jazz Verve
Billy Eckstine & His Orchestra Air Mail Special The Swinging Mr. B Passport
Ella FItzgerald Smooth Sailing Ken Burns Jazz Sony Legacy
Charlie Christian & Dizzy Gillespie Up on Teddy's Hill After Hours OJC
Nat King Cole Trio Bop-Kick Complete Capitol Recordings Mosaic
Sarah Vaughan w/ Dizzy Gillespie Perdido Perdido! Live at Birdland 1953 Natasha Imports
Ethel Waters o/ The Travellers Am I Blue? Am I Blue? (Original Recordings From Her Movies 1928-1929) Jazz Age
Gene Austin o/ Nat Shilkret Ain't She Sweet Charleston Era: The Definitive Album ASV Living Era
Joe Sims w/ Clarence Williams & Fats Waller Shut Your Mouth Fats Waller Complete Recorded Works Vol. 1 JSP
Julia Lee Down Home Syncopated Blues Julia Lee 1927-1946 Chronological Classics
Don Azpiazu and his Havana Casino Orchestra El Manisero Manisero Tumbao rec. 1930 this recording was the first Cuban music to be a hit in the US and started the American rumba craze. feat. Julio Cueva, Mario Bauza, Antonio Machin v.
Frank Sinatra Taking a Chance on Love The Capitol Years Capitol
Anita O'Day o/ Billy May From This Moment On Anita O'Day Swings Cole Porter Capitol
June Christy (It Will Have To Do) Until The Real Thing Comes Along Spotlight on June Christy: Great Ladies of Song Capitol
Blossom Dearie Down With Love Once Upon a Summertime UMVD
Aretha Franklin o/ Robert Mersey Skylark The Great American Songbook Columbia/Legacy
Dinah Washington Willow Weep for Me Dinah Polygram
Boots and His Buddies The Weep (Willow Weep for Me) 1937-38 Chronological Classics
Jones-Smith Incorporated Lady, Be Good Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Sessions Mosaic
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson Oh, Babe! Maybe Someday Complete 1932-1940 Brunswick, Columbia & Master Sessions Mosaic
Chick Webb Orchestra Sweet Sue, Just You Stompin' at the Savoy Proper UK
Coleman Hawkins & His All-Star Band Honeysuckle Rose Coleman Hawkins The Essential Sides Remastered JSP
Django Reinhardt & the Hot Club of France You're Driving Me Crazy The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP
Spike's Seven Pods of Pepper Ory's Creole Trombone Kid Ory & His Creole Jazz Band 1922-1947 Document Records rec 1922
Floro Zorilla y Miguel Zaballa Se Acabo La Choricera The Music of Cuba: 1909 - 1951 Columbia/Legacy rec. 1919
Irving Berlin Follow the Crowd 78" Columbia rec. 1914
Europe's Society Orchestra Amapa - Maxixe Bresilien (Le Vrai) The Product of Our Souls: The Sound and Sway of James Reese Europe's Society Orchestra Archeophone Records rec. 1913
Ted Lewis and His Band Headin' for Better Times The Great Depression (American Music in the '30s) Sony hope we're all headed for better times!