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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 11, 2022 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Noel Coward There Have Been Songs in England War and Revue Years Proper UK the Queen is dead, long live the King
Paul Robeson Jerusalem The Complete EMI Sessions: 1928 - 1939 EMI
George Formby Baby The Ultimate Collection the Queen was reportedly a fan of Formby
Alfred Piccaver There'll Always Be an England The Wartime Years: Wartime Memories
Duke Ellington Orchestra Good Queen Bess The Indispensable Duke Ellington
Frank Sinatra Elizabeth The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings Reprise
Bobby Darin From a Jack To A King The Essential Bobby Darin
Petula Clark England Swings Feelin' Groovy Sony
Louis Jordan Big Bess Rock Doc! Mercury my apologies to the late Queen
Hoagy Carmichael & His Orchestra Bessie Couldn't Help It The First of the Singer-Songwriters Proper UK
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Bessie, Bessie, Bessie Complete Recorded Works Vol. 6 JSP
Ella Fitzgerald Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie Clap Hands, Here Comes Charlie! Verve
Sammy Davis Jr. o/ Count Basie Blues for Mr. Charlie Our Shining Hour Verve
Bunny Berigan & His Boys Swing Mr. Charlie The Key Sessions Proper UK
The Boswell Sisters Charlie Two-Step Hoagy Carmichael: First of the Singer-Songwriters Proper UK
Mario "Harp" Lorenzi & His Rhythmics v/ Brian Lawrance Everything Stops for Tea Pete Smith Presents British Dance Bands
Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra The All-Night Record Man 1939 Classics
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra Hunkadola "Let's Dance" Broadcasts Circle
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five The Grabtown Grapple Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Recordings Hep
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson Chocolate Shake The Blanton-Webster Band RCA
Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra You Can Depend on Me Chu Berry The Columbia and Victor Sessions Mosaic
Aretha Franklin o/ Robert Mersey Skylark The Great American Songbook thanks for requesting songs in memory of Peter Straub!
Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson Trio Willow Weep for Me Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd Samba De Uma Nota So Jazz Samba Verve
Ella Fitzgerald Perdido Twelve Nights in Hollywood Verve
unknown singer Whistle While You Work Knife of the Party great request! song from KNIFE OF THE PARTY, 1934 Three Stooges short film
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra v. Jimmy Rushing Now That I Need You The Bennie Moten Collection 1923-1932 Fabulous
Clarence Williams & His Orchestra Looka-There, Ain't She Pretty Classic 1936-1947 James P. Johnson Sessions Mosaic
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies Keep a Knockin' Father of Western Swing Proper UK
When I Take My Sugar to Tea Frank Auburn & His Orchestra feat. Bunny Berigan Bunny Berigan The Key Sessions Proper UK
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra Lookie, Lookie, Lookie, Here Comes Cookie The Golden Age of American Dance Bands Jasmine
Django Reinhardt Them There Eyes The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP
Dave Brubeck God Save the Queen At the Free Trade Hall 1958