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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, September 25, 2022 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Slim Gaillard Trio Momma's In the Kitchen Laughing in Rhythm Proper UK
Duke Ellington Orchestra Bli-Blip The Blanton Webster Band RCA
Benny Goodman Sextet Good Enough to Keep (Air Mail Special) The Original Guitar Hero
Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grappelli Limehouse Special The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order Proper UK
Jones-Smith Incorporated (Count Basie Orchestra) Lady, Be Good Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie and Lester Young Studio Sessions Mosaic
Pearl Bailey & the Charioteers Who? The Great American Composers: Jerome Kern
The Hip Chicks Strip Tease Classic Black & White Sessions Mosaic
Nat King Cole Trio Ooh, Kickeroonie Complete Capitol Recordings of the King Cole Trio Mosaic
Freddie Jenkins' Harlem Seven Nothin' But Rhythm Sounds of Harlem Vol. 1 Hep
Ella Fitzgerald with the Song Spinners And Her Tears Flowed Like Wine The Complete Decca Singles Vol. 3: 1942-1949 Deca/ Verve Reissues
Beny More Que Bueno Baila Usted The Most from Beny More
Trio Matamoros Malanga Cuban Trios 1940-1941 Harlequin
Slim Gaillard Laughin' in Rhythm The Flat Foot Floogie
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra Laughing at Life Lady Day Sony
Jimmie Revard & His Oklahoma Playboys Lose Your Blues & Laugh at Life Doughboys, Playboys and Cowboys Proper UK
Louis Armstrong Laughin' Louis Young Louis Armstrong 1930-1933 Jazz Tribune
Fred Astaire They All Laughed Top Hat, White Tie and Tails ASV Living Era hope this is the version you were looking for!
Ella FItzgerald & Louis Armstrong Our Love is Here to Stay Ella and Louis Again Verve in honor of George Gershwin whose birthday is tomorrow
George Gershwin Prelude #2 Gershwin Plays Gershwin Naxos
RKO Radio Studio Orchestra Promenade (Walking the Dog) George & Ira Gershwin in Hollywood
Fred Astaire Things Are Looking Up Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers at RKO Rhino
Mel Torme Nice Work If You Can Get It The Bethlehem Years Bethlehem Archive
Frank Sinatra A Foggy Day Ring-a-Ding Ding! Reprise
Jack McVea and His All Stars Open the Door, Richard Classic Black & White Sessions Mosaic great request!
Don Redman Orchestra v/ Louis Deppe It's a Great World After All Laughter from the Hip Jass
Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra v/ Jimmy Rushing Won't You Be My Baby? The Bennie Moten Collection 1923-32
Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra Henderson Stomp Big Band Jazz Volume 1
Louis Armstrong & Earl Hines Weather Bird Satchmo Ambassador of Jazz Verve
The Washingtonians (Duke Ellington) Black and Tan Fantasy The Duke: The Columbia Years Columbia
Duke Ellington Orchestra The "C" Jam Blues The Blanton-Webster Band RCA
Artie Shaw's Gramercy Five Summit Ridge Drive The Complete Spotlight Band 1945 Broadcasts Hep
Louis Jordan's Elk's Rendez-Vous Band Honey in the Bee Ball Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family rec 1938, before Jordan formed the Tympany Five
Sam Medoff & The Yiddish Swingtet Sign Off to "Yiddish Melodies in Swing" Music from the Yiddish Radio Project Shanachie
Mildred Bailey & Her Orchestra I Can Read Between the Lines There'll Never Be Another You