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"Divaville Lounge" with Sarah O (archive)

step into the lounge!
Sunday, May 7, 2023 | 14:00 to 16:00 | jazz/pop vocalists

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Ella Fitzgerald Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie
Frank Sinatra Fly Me To the Moon The Complete Reprise Studio Recordings Reprise
Sammy Davis Jr. Bee-Bom Sammy & Friends Rhino
Mel Torme Lulu's Back in Town Lulu's Back in Town Bethlehem Archive
Joe Williams Jimmy's Blues Joe WIlliams' Finest Hour Verve Did not have the original 1945 recording by Basie, sorry!
Count Basie & His Orchestra v/ Jimmy Rushing Sent For You Yesterday And Here You Come Today Classic 1936-1947 Count Basie and Lester Young Studio Sessions Mosaic this is a little earlier, from 1938, hope you enjoy it nonetheless
Fats Waller & His Rhythm Lulu's Back in Town Complete Recorded Works Vol. 3 JSP
Taft Jordan and the Mob Night Wind Sounds of Harlem Vol. 1 Hep
Cootie Williams & His Rug Cutters Ol' Man River Duke Ellington 100 Classic Sessions
Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra Flying Home Big Band Jazz Vol. 4
Louis Jordan & Louis Armstrong Life Is So Peculiar Let the Good Times Roll Bear Family great request!
Ziggy Elman & His Orchestra How High the Moon The Issued Recordings 1947 & 1949 Jazz Band Records
Stan Kenton & His Orchestra Artistry Jumps Capitol Records From the Vaults Capitol
Bob Chester Orchestra v/ Betty Bradley Yes, My Darling Daughter Chester's Choice Jasmine
Earle Spencer and His Orchestra Five Guitars In Flight Classic Black and White Sessions Mosaic
Les Paul, Mary Ford & Eddie Stapleton The Les Paul Show 12 May 1950 The Les Paul Show otr-cat.com
Joe Venuti's Blue Four Cheese and Crackers Eddie Lang & Joe Venuti: The New York Sessions 1926-1935 JSP
Louis Armstrong & Ford Lee "Buck" Washington Dear Old Southland Hot Fives & Sevens Mosaic
Bessie Smith Cake Walkin' Babies From Home The Essential Bessie Smith Columbia
Fletcher Henderson Orchestra The Chant Fats Waller Complete Recorded Works Vol. 1 JSP
Cliff "Ukulele Ike" Edwards I Ain't Got Nobody Sprigs of Time: 78s from the EMI Archive Honest Jon's Records
Ted Weems & His Orchestra v/ Parker Gibbs Chick, Chick, Chick, Chick, Chicken (Lay A Little Egg For Me) The Essential Ted Weems 1923-1930 Retreival
Sidney Bechet, Earl Hines & Baby Dodds Blues in Thirds Classic Earl Hines Sessions Mosaic rec 1940
Teddy Wilson Orchestra v/ Boots Castle You're My Desire Classic Brunswick & Columbia Teddy Wilson Sessions 1934-1942 Mosaic
Duke Ellington Orchestra v/ Ivie Anderson Rose of the Rio Grande Complete 1932-1940 Brunswick, Columbia and Master Recordings of Duke Ellington Mosaic
Django Reinhardt Undecided The Classic Early Recordings in Chronological Order JSP
John Kirby Sextet Blue Skies The Best of 1937-1945 Classic Jazz
Larry Clinton Orchestra In A Persian Market A Study in Larry Clinton Bandstand Records
Roy Hamilton You'll Never Walk Alone You'll Never Walk Alone Epic great request sorry for the delay!
Dinah Washington These Foolish Things The Complete Roulette Collection
Ella Fitzgerald w/ Paul Smith Someone To Watch Over Me Ella Sings Gershwin Verve
Aretha Franklin o/ Robert Mersey Skylark The Great American Songbook Columbia/Legacy
Dave Brubeck Quartet w/ Paul Desmond God Save the Queen At the Free Trade Hall Solar