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Bing Crosby Devil May Care  (1940) DLA1951 DECCA 3064B MP3
George Russell Kentucky Oysters  (1960)
Al Kiger (tp), Dave Baker (tb), David Young (ts), George Russell (p), Chuck Israels (sb), Joe Hunt (dm)
OJC CD232-2 MP3
Artie Shaw And His Orchestra Foggy, Foggy Dew  (1950) 76080 DECCA 27009 MP3
Ozzie Nelson Roses In December  (1937) 010592 Bluebird 7034A MP3
Byron G. Harlan Are You Sincere?  (1908) EDISON 9973 MP3
Earl Burtnett And His Orchestra Parade Of The Blues  (1929) LAE655 BRUNSWICK 4634 MP3
Guy Lombardo Royal Canadians Night On The Water  (1933) Brunswick 6714 MP3
Barney Bigard And His Orchestra Early Mornin'  (1939)
Rex Stewart (cnt) Barney Bigard (cl) Harry Carney (bar) Duke Ellington (p) Billy Taylor, Sr. (b) Sonny Greer (d)
WM-1105-A Vocalion 5422 MP3
Perry Como Fooled  (1955) RCA Victor 6192 MP3
Henri René's Orchestra, Henri René. ''henri René'' Was The Professional Pseudonym Of Harold Manfred Kirchstein.  Manet's ''olympia''  (1955)
(#11 from album ''Passion in Paint - Famous Paintings Set to Music'') read more about this album at Mark Betcher's Blog: http://artworkbymanicmark.blogspot.com/2010/02/passion-in-paint.html
Maxine Sullivan With Orchestra Iii Wind  (1938)
Maxine Sullivan (vcl) acc by Reggie Merrill, Eddie Powell (cl) Carl Prager (b-cl) Harold Goltzer (bassoon) Mitch Miller (oboe) Walter Gross (p) Frank Carroll (b) Gary Gillis (d)
041599-1 Victor 26344 MP3
Benny Goodman Septet On The Alamo  (1941)
Cootie Williams (tp), Benny Goodman (cl), Georgie Auld (ts), Count Basie (p), Charlie Christian (el-g), Artie Bernstein (sb), Jo Jones (dm)
C029513-1 Columbia 35938 MP3
The Troubadors, Love Dreams  (1928)
Frank Munn voc.
48136-1 Victor 21802A MP3
Johnny Green And His Orchestra The Way You Look Tonight  (1936) LA1134 BRUNSWICK 7717 MP3
Thelonious Monk I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You (Take 7 - Original)  (1957)
Tk7 Riverside RLP-235 MP3
Don Byas Quartet Cynthia's In Love  (1946)
Don Byas (ts), Sanford Gold (p), Leonard Gaskin (sb), Max Roach (dm)
S3332-A Savoy MG9007 MP3
Alberta Hunter & Lovie Austin & Her Blues Serenaders Moanin' Low  (1961)
Alberta Hunter (vo), Jimmy Archey (tb), Darnell Howard (cl), Lovie Austin (p), Pops Foster (sb), Jasper Taylor (dm)
313 Riverside RLP418 MP3
Ben Selvin And His Orchestra Broadway Melody (Vjp)  (1929) W147964-2 COLUMBIA 1738 D MP3
Eileen Barton Feat. Jack Pleis (Director) Pretend  (1953) CORAL 60927 MP3
Fred Astaire W B. Goodman Orchestra Just Like Taking Candy From A Baby  (1940) 26809 COLUMBIA 35517 MP3
Dave Brubeck And Jimmy Rushing Evenin'  (1960)
Paul Desmond (as) Dave Brubeck (p) Eugene Wright (b) Joe Morello (d) Jimmy Rushing (vcl)
CO65123 Columbia CL1553 MP3
Tommy Dorsey And His Orch Milenberg Joys - Part 1  (1939) 031805 VICTOR 26437 MP3
Jan Savitt And His Top Hatters, Bizet  Prelude To Carmen  (1941)
Johnny Napton, George Hosfeld (tp) Jack Palmer (tp,vcl) Al George, Al Leopold (tb) Ben Pickering (tb,arr) Andy Egan (cl,as) George Bohn (as) Joe Aglora, Sam Sachelle (ts) Ray Tucci (bar) Jack Pleis (p,arr) Danny Perri (g) Howard Cook (b) Russ Isaacs (d) Jane Ward, Allan DeWitt, The Toppers (vcl) Abe Osser (arr) Jan Savitt (arr,dir)
064346-1 VICTOR 27570 MP3
Gene Rodemich And His Orchestra, Kahn, Spitalny, Gordon  Worrying Blues  (1924)
piano duets by Gene Rodemich and Austin Wylie
Freddy Martin And His Orchestra To Each His Own  (1946)
Stuart Wade (vo)
RCA Victor 20-1921 MP3
Quintette Du Hot Club De France I've Had My Moments  (1935)
Stephane Grappelli (vln) Django Reinhardt, Joseph Reinhardt, Pierre "Baro" Ferret (g) Louis Vola (b)
P-77538 Ultraphone AP-1547 MP3
Eddy Duchin And His Orchestra Feat. V/lew Sherwood You're All I Need  (1935) 89700-1 VICTOR 25029 MP3
Dick Robertson And His Orchestra While We Danced At The Mardi Gras  (1937) 61547-A DECCA 1125 MP3
The Rhythmic Eight (Bert & John Firman) What A Wonderfull Wedding That Will Be (V Maurice Elwin)  (1928) Yy-14915-2 Zonophone 5269 MP3
King Oliver And His Orchestra, Joe Primrose  St James Infirmary  (1930) 58527-3 BLUEBIRD 5466 MP3

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