Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Playlist for May 26, 2018

May 26, 2018 – “Ellington-Strayhorn”
Title
Artist
Album
Label
Year
Length
I'm Beginning to See the Light
Natalie Cole
Take a Look.
Elektra
1993
03:27
Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Nat King Cole
Just One of Those Things.
Capitol
1957
03:09
I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
Catherine Russell
Bring It Back.
Jazz Village
2014
04:05
Jack the Bear
Modern Jazz Quartet
For Ellington.
East West
1988
05:04
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga
Cheek to Cheek.
Columbia
2013
02:21
Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me
Harry Connick, Jr.
20.
Columbia
1988
04:01
I'm Just a Lucky So and So
Diana Krall
Stepping Out.
GRP
1993
04:19
Things Ain't What They Used to Be
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Newport 1958.
Columbia
1958
07:00
Come Sunday
Mahalia Jackson & Duke Ellington
The Essential Mahalia Jackson.
Columbia/Legacy
2004
07:53
Black and Tan Fantasy
Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
Live in Swing City - Swingin' with Duke.
Columbia
2011
04:35
Caravan
Sarah King & the Smoke Rings
Sarah King & the Smoke Rings.
Ind.
2015
05:35
I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)
Frank Sinatra
A Swingin' Affair.
Capitol
1957
03:22
Perdido
Dinah Washington
The Swingin' Miss "D".
EmArcy
1957
03:26
Satin Doll
Johnny Mercer
My Huckleberry Friend.
Pye
1974
02:48
C-Jam Blues
Red Garland
Groovy.
Prestige
1957
08:18
In a Mellow Tone
Lambert, Hendricks, & Ross
Sing Ellington.
Columbia
1961
03:27
The Mooche
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington
The Great Summit: The Master Takes.
Roulette
2001
03:35
Prelude to a Kiss
Billie Holiday
The Complete Billie Holiday on Verve (1945 -1959).
Verve
1992
05:32
Cotton Tail
Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington
Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook.
Verve
1957
03:23
In a Sentimental Mood
John Coltrane & Duke Ellington
Coltrane for Lovers.
Verve
2001
04:13
Lotus Blossom
Allen Touissant
American Tunes.
Nonesuch
2016
04:16
Take the 'A' Train
Beegie Adair
Jazz for the Road.
Green Hill
2003
03:09
You Better Know It
Duke Ellington
A Drum Is a Woman.
Columbia
1956
02:46
Oo! You Make Me Tingle
Nancy Valentine
Lovesome.
Jazz Garden
2016
05:14
Something to Live For
Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington
Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook.
Verve
1957
03:35
Maybe
Lena Horne
We'll Be Together Again.
Blue Note
1994
02:43
A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing
Vince Guaraldi Trio
A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing.
Fantasy
1957
05:37
My Flame Burns Blue
Nancy Valentine
Lovesome.
Jazz Garden
2016
04:50
You're the One
Nancy Valentine
Lovesome.
Jazz Garden
2016
06:21
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman.
Impulse!
1963
05:25
Day Dream
Johnny Hodges & Billy Strayhorn
Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra.
Verve
1962
03:54
The Second Time Around
Jackie Gleason
How Sweet It Is.
Capitol
1966
03:05

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