songs

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DUKE ELLINGTON

  • Mood Indigo
  • Sophisticated Lady
  • Satin Doll
  • Beginning to See the Light
  • I Got it Bad
  • Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me
  • Things Ain’t What They Used To Be
  • Black and Tan Fantasy
  • Perdido
  • Day Dream
  • It Don’t Mean A Thing
  • Caravan
  • Prelude to a Kiss
  • Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
  • The Mooch
  • In a Sentimental Mood
  • In a Mellowtone

BENNY GOODMAN

  • Moonglow
  • Flying Home
  • Stompin’ at the Savoy
  • Sing, Sing, Sing
  • Don’t Be That Way
  • Avalon
  • Memories of You

TOMMY DORSEY

  • Gettin’ Sentimental Over You
  • Marie
  • I’ll Never Smile Again
  • Yes Indeed
  • Once in a While
  • My Melancholy Baby

GEORGE GERSHWIN

  • Embraceable You
  • Love is Here to Stay
  • ‘S Wonderful
  • Somebody Loves Me
  • Someone to Watch Over Me
  • I’ve Got a Crush on You
  • But Not for Me
  • They Can’t Take That Away
  • They All Laughed
  • Nice Work if You Can Get It
  • I Got Rhythm
  • Let’s Call the Whole Thing Off
  • Love Walked In

IRVING BERLIN

  • Blue Skies
  • Always
  • Change Partners
  • Cheek to Cheek
  • How Deep Is the Ocean

GLENN MILLER

  • In the Mood
  • Tuxedo Junction
  • Chattanooga Choo Choo
  • String of Pearls
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • At Last

FATS WALLER

  • Ain’t Misbehavin’
  • Honeysuckle Rose
  • Keepin’ Out of Mischief Now
  • Your Feet’s Too Big
  • The Joint is Jumpin’
  • I’ve Got a Feelin’ I’m Fallin’
  • Crazy ‘Bout my Baby
  • Blue Turning Gray Over You

NAT KING COLE

COUNT BASIE

  • Shiny Stockings
  • Moten Swing
  • Swingin’ the Blues
  • Lil Darlin’
  • Corner Pocket
  • 9:20 Special
  • Dickie’s Dream
  • Sent for You Yesterday
  • Lester Leaps In
  • It’s Sand, Man
  • Jumpin’ at the Woodside
  • Ev’ry Day I Have the Blues

JUMP, SWING, and RHYTHM & BLUES

  • Choo Choo Ch’Boogie
  • Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby?
  • Caldonia
  • Let the Good Times Roll
  • Saturday Night Fish Fry
  • Jack, You’re Dead
  • Sure Had a Wonderful Time
  • Nobody Here But Us Chickens
  • Beware
  • Blue Light Boogie
  • Outskirts of Town

COLE PORTER

CAB CALLOWAY

  • Minnie the Moocher
  • A Chicken Ain’t Nothin’ but a Bird
  • Jumpin’ Jive
  • Everybody Eats
  • Jungle King
  • St. James Infirmary
  • Calloway Boogie

RODGERS & HART

  • My Romance
  • Lady is a Tramp
  • My Funny Valentine
  • Isn’t it Romantic?
  • Manhattan
  • Thou Swell
  • Have You Met Miss Jones?
  • Bewitched
  • Mountain Greenery
  • My Heart Stood Still
  • You Took Advantage of Me
  • I Could Write a Book

LATIN

  • Girl From Ipanema
  • Morning of the Carnival
  • Corcavado
  • Watch What Happens
  • Dancero A Brazil
  • Hernando’s Hideaway
  • Besame Mucho
  • More
  • What a Difference a Day Makes
  • Spanish Eyes

LOUIS ARMSTRONG

  • A Kiss to Build a Dream On
  • What a Wonderful World
  • Struttin’ with Some Barbecue
  • St. Louis Blues
  • When You’re Smilin’
  • Sunny Side of the Street

BILLIE HOLIDAY

  • Lover Man
  • Them There Eyes
  • What a Little Moonlight Can Do
  • Mean to Me
  • Easy Living
  • Nobody’s Business

ELLA FITZGERALD

  • Lady Be Good
  • A Foggy Day
  • Blue Moon
  • Summertime
  • The Man I Love
  • Stars Fell on Alabama

HAROLD ARLEN

MILES, MONK, DIZZY,MULLIGAN, and MINGUS

  • All Blues
  • Bye Bye Blackbird
  • If I Were a Bell
  • Night in Tunisia
  • Line for Lyons
  • Walking Shoes
  • Goodbye, Porkpie Hat

BLUES

  • Goin’ to Kansas City
  • Swingin’ the Blues
  • Sent for You Yesterday
  • Beale Street Blues
  • That Ain’t Right
  • Casanova’s Lament
  • Tin Roof Blues
  • St. Louis Blues

JOHNNY MERCER

  • Jeepers Creepers
  • Days of Wine and Roses
  • Moon River
  • Too Marvelous for Words
  • I Thought About You

HOAGY CARMICHAEL

  • Stardust
  • Georgia on My Mind
  • Lazy Bones
  • The Nearness of You
  • Rockin’ Chair
  • Skylark

FRANK SINATRA

  • It Had to Be You
  • All of Me
  • Witchcraft
  • I Get a Kick Out of You
  • I’ve Got the World on a String
  • One for My Baby
  • Night and Day
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • Come Fly with Me
  • Backwater Blues

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