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Various - The Great Band Era (1936-1945)

Various - The Great Band Era (1936-1945)

Performer: Various
Title: The Great Band Era (1936-1945)
Style: Calypso, Big Band, Swing
Released: 1964
Cat#: RD 25-K
Country: US
Label: Reader's Digest, RCA Custom
Size MP3 version: 1245 mb
Size FLAC version: 2297 mb
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 291
Genre: Jazz

Various - The Great Band Era (1936-1945)


1"Fats" Waller & His RhythmAll My Life
Vocals – "Fats" WallerWritten-By – Stept, Mitchell
2 1940 Part 2
3Eddy Duchin And His OrchestraMoon Over Miami
Vocals – Lew SherwoodWritten-By – Leslie, Burke
4Glenn Miller And His OrchestraSierra Sue
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Joseph B. Carey
5Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraI'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You
Written-By – Bassman, Washington
6Glenn Miller Orch.Moonlight Serenade
Written-By – Miller, Parish
7Claude Thornhill And His OrchestraSnowfall
Written-By – Claude Thornhill
8 1937 Part 2
9The Four King SistersSan Fernando Valley
Written-By – Gordon Jenkins
10Freddy Martin And His OrchestraSymphony
Vocals – Clyde RogersWritten-By – Alstone, Lawrence
11Alvino Rey And His OrchestraDeep In The Heart Of Texas
Vocals – Bill Schallen, Skeets HerfurtWritten-By – Swander, Hershey
12Artie Shaw And His OrchestraDo I Love You
Vocals – Helen ForrestWritten-By – Cole Porter
13Jan Savitt And His Top HattersThe Things I Love
Vocals – Allan DeWittWritten-By – Barlow, Harris
14Sammy Kaye And His OrchestraDaddy
Vocals – Kaye ChoirWritten-By – Troup
15Alvino Rey And His OrchestraDearly Beloved
Vocals – Bill SchallenWritten-By – Kern, Mercer
16Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraBlue Orchids
Arranged By – P. WetsteinVocals – Jack LeonardWritten-By – Hoagy Carmichael
17Glenn Miller And His OrchestraSerenade In Blue
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Warren, Gordon
18Freddy Martin And His OrchestraRose O'Day
Vocals – Eddie Stone And ChorusWritten-By – Lewis, Tobias
19Benny Goodman And His OrchestraThe Flat Foot Floogee
Vocals [Refrain] – The BandWritten-By – Green, Stewart, Gaillard
20Skinnay Ennis And His OrchestraWishing
Vocals – Skinnay EnnisWritten-By – Bud DeSylva
21Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraI Dream Of You
Vocals – Freddie Stewart Written-By – Osser, Goetschius
22Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraFools Rush In (Where Angels Fear To Tread)
Vocals – Frank SinatraWritten-By – Mercer, Bloom
23Guy Lombardo And His Royal CanadiansA Sailboat In The Moonlight
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Lombardo, Loeb
24The Four King Sisters With Male ChorusMairzy Doats (And Dozy Doats)
Written-By – Hoffman, Livingston, Drake
25Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraDipsy Doodle
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Larry Clinton
26Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraOnce In A While
Written-By – Green, Edwards
27Larry Clinton And His OrchestraThe Nearness Of You
Vocals – Helen SouthernWritten-By – Carmichael, Washington
28Artie Shaw And His OrchestraAc-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive
Vocals – Imogene LynnWritten-By – Arlen, Mercer
29Glenn Miller And His OrchestraIt's Always You
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Burke-Van Heusen
30 1943 Part 1
31 1942 Part 1
32Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraDolores
Vocals – Frank Sinatra, The Pied PipersWritten-By – Loesser, Alter
33 1941 Part 1
34Teddy Powell And His OrchestraLet's Get Lost
Vocals – Peggy MannWritten-By – Loesser, McHugh
35Charlie Spivak And His OrchestraStar Dreams
Written-By – Spivak, Burke, Dee
36Sammy Kaye And His OrchestraYou Always Hurt The One You Love
Vocals – Billy Williams Written-By – Roberts, Fisher
37Larry Clinton And His OrchestraI Double Dare You
Vocals – Bea WainWritten-By – Eaton, Shand
38 1941 Part 2
39Bob Chester And His OrchestraWith The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair
Vocals – Dolores O'NeillWritten-By – Edwards, Lawrence
40 1938 Part 1
41Ozzie Nelson And His OrchestraSays My Heart
Written-By – Lane, Loesser, Harriet Hilliard
42Abe Lyman And His CaliforniansFor Me And My Gal
Vocals – Bill Sherman Written-By – Goetz, Leslie, Meyer
43Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraHeaven Can Wait
Vocals – Jack LeonardWritten-By – Delange, Van Heusen
44Alvino Rey And His OrchestraNighty Night
Vocals – Yvonne King And EnsembleWritten-By – Joe Davis
45Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraI'll Be Seeing You
Vocals – Frank SinatraWritten-By – Kahal, Fain
46Sammy Kaye And His OrchestraThe Umbrella Man
Vocals – The Three Barons And ChorusWritten-By – Stock, DeRose
47Vaughn Monroe And His OrchestraRum And Coca-Cola
Vocals – Rosemary Calvin, Norton SistersWritten-By – Sullavan, Amsterdam, Baron
48Benny Goodman And His OrchestraChristopher Columbus
Written-By – Razaf, Berry
49Enric Madriguera And His OrchestraBrazil
Written-By – Barroso
50Freddy Martin And His OrchestraJingle, Jangle, Jingle
Vocals – Clyde Rogers, Stuart Wade Written-By – Loesser, Lilley
51Sammy Kaye And His OrchestraTaking A Chance On Love
Vocals – The Three KadetsWritten-By – Latouche, Fetter, Duke
52 12 Great Band Theme Songs
53Bob Chester And His OrchestraWe Three (My Echo, My Shadow And Me)
Vocals – Dolores O'NeillWritten-By – Robertson, Cogane, Mysels
54Guy Lombardo And His Royal CanadiansWhen Did You Leave Heaven?
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Whiting, Bullock
55Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraOn The Atchison, Topeka And Santa Fe
Vocals – The SentimentalistsWritten-By – Warren, Mercer
56Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraMusic, Maestro, Please
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Wrubel, Magidson
57Benny Goodman And His OrchestraA Study In Brown
Written-By – Larry Clinton
58Vaughn Monroe And His OrchestraWhen The Lights Go On Again
Vocals – Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Benjemen, Seiler, Marcus
59Glenn Miller And His OrchestraWoodpecker Song
Vocals – Marion HuttonWritten-By – C. B., Di Lazzaro, Adamson
60David Rose & His OrchestraPoinciana
Written-By – Bernier, Simon
61Tony Pastor And His OrchestraDance With A Dolly
Vocals – Tony PastorWritten-By – Eaton, Leader, Shand
62Guy Lombardo And His Royal CanadiansThat Old Feeling
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Brown, Fain
63Rudy Vallee And His Connecticut YankeesVieni, Vieni
Vocals – Rudy Vallee, The Gentlemen SongstersWritten By – Scotto-Koger-Varna-Vallee
64Guy Lombardo And His Royal CanadiansSo Rare
Vocals – Carmen LombardoWritten-By – Herst, Sharpe
65Artie Shaw And His OrchestraFrenesi
Written-By – Dominguez, Russell, Charles
66Freddy Martin And His OrchestraAll Or Nothing At All
Vocals – Clyde RogersWritten-By – Altman, Lawrence
67Charlie Spivak And His OrchestraIt's Been A Long Long Time
Vocals – Irene DayeWritten-By – Styne, Cahn
68Hal McIntyre And His OrchestraSentimental Journey
Written-By – Homer, Green, Brown
69Xavier Cugat And His OrchestraYours (Quiereme Mucho)
Vocals – Dinah ShoreWritten-By – Roig, Sherr
70Artie Shaw And His OrchestraNightmare
Written-By – Artie Shaw
71 1944 Part 1
72Duke Ellington And His OrchestraTake The "A" Train
Written-By – Billy Strayhorn
73Glenn Miller And His OrchestraI Guess I'll Have To Dream The Rest
Vocals – Ray Eberle, The Four ModernairesWritten-By – Green, Block, Stoner
74Swing And Sway With Sammy KayeKaye's Melody
Written-By – Sammy Kaye
75Freddy Martin And His OrchestraWarsaw Concerto
Piano – Jack FinaWritten-By – Richard Addinsell
76Les Brown And His OrchestraDon't Worry 'Bout Me
Vocals – Miriam ShawWritten-By – Bloom, Koehler
77Benny Goodman And His OrchestraThese Foolish Things Remind Me Of You
Vocals – Helen WardWritten-By – Link, Marvell, Strachey
78Hal Kemp And His OrchestraThe Moon Got In My Eyes
Vocals – Bob Allen Written-By – Johnston, Burke
79Earl Hines And His OrchestraIt Had To Be You
Vocals – Madeline Green And The Three VarietiesWritten-By – Kahn, Jones
80Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraManhattan Serenade
Vocals – Jo StaffordWritten-By – Adamson, Alter
81Jan Savitt And His Top HattersYou Go To My Head
Vocals – Carlotta DaleWritten-By – Gillespie, Coots
82Vaughn Monroe And His OrchestraThere I Go
Vocals – Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Zaret, Weiser
83Bunny Berigan & His OrchestraI Cried For You
Vocals – Kathleen LaneWritten-By – Lyman, Freed, Arnheim
84 1939 Part 1
85Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraOur Love
Vocals – Jack LeonardWritten-By – Bernier, Clinton, Emmerich
86Earl Hines And His OrchestraSkylark
Vocals – Billy EckstineWritten-By – Carmichael, Mercer
87Benny Goodman And His OrchestraBob White
Vocals – Martha TiltonWritten-By – Hanighen, Mercer
88Vaughn Monroe And His OrchestraThere I've Said It Again
Vocals – The Norton Sisters, Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Evans, Mann
89 1939 Part 2
90 1937 Part 1
91Charlie Barnet And His OrchestraAll This And Heaven Too
Vocals – Larry Taylor Written-By – Delange, Van Heusen
92Glenn Miller And His OrchestraBlue Rain
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Van Heusen, Mercer
93Glenn Miller And His OrchestraA Pink Cocktail For A Blue Lady
Vocals – Skip NelsonWritten-By – Oakland, Magidson
94Tommy Dorsey And His Clambake SevenYou Must Have Been A Beautiful Baby
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Warren, Mercer
95Glenn Miller And His OrchestraMoonlight Cocktail
Vocals – Ray Eberle, The ModernairesWritten-By – Gannon, Roberts
96Hal Kemp And His OrchestraI've Got A Pocket Full Of Dreams
Vocals – Judy StarrWritten-By – Monaco, Burke
97Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraBlues In The Night
Vocals – Jo StaffordWritten-By – Arlen, Mercer
98Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraImagination
Vocals – Frank SinatraWritten-By – Van Heusen-Burke
99Alvino Rey And His OrchestraStrip Polka
Vocals – The Four King Sisters And ChorusWritten-By – Johnny Mercer
100Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraSleepy Lagoon
Trombone [Solo] – Tommy DorseyWritten-By – Coates, Lawrence
101 1943 Part 2
102Lionel Hampton And His OrchestraFlying Home
Written-By – Goodman, Hampton
103Shep Fields And His Rippling Rhythm Orch.Goodnight My Love
Written-By – Revel, Gordon
104 1940 Part 1
105Benny Goodman And His OrchestraGoodbye
Written-By – Gordon Jenkins
106Sammy Kaye And His OrchestraThere Goes That Song Again
Vocals – Nancy NormanWritten-By – Styne, Cahn
107Glenn Miller And His OrchestraThat Old Black Magic
Vocals – Skip Nelson, The ModernairesWritten-By – Arlen, Mercer
108Larry Clinton And His OrchestraHeart And Soul
Vocals – Bea WainWritten-By – Loesser, Carmichael
109Artie Shaw And His OrchestraThis Time The Dreams On Me
Vocals – Bonnie LakeWritten-By – Arlen, Mercer
110Benny Goodman And His OrchestraI Let A Song Go Out Of My Heart
Vocals – Martha TiltonWritten-By – Ellington, Nemo, Mills, Redmond
111Artie Shaw And His OrchestraI Don't Want To Walk Without You
Vocals – Paula KellyWritten-By – Loesser, Styne
112 1945
113 1938 Part 2
114 1944 Part 2
115Tony Pastor And His OrchestraBlossoms
Written-By – Al Avola
116Tommy Dorsey And His OrchestraYou And I
Vocals – Frank SinatraWritten-By – Meredith Wilson
117Gray Gordon And His Tic-Toc RhythmFerryboat Serenade
Vocals – Meredith Blake And ChorusWritten-By – DiLazzaro, Adamson, Panseri
118Hal McIntyre And His OrchestraI'm Making Believe
Vocals – Ruth GaylorWritten-By – Monaco, Gordon
119Glenn Miller And His OrchestraMoonlight Mood
Vocals – Skip Nelson, The ModernairesWritten-By – Adamson, DeRose
120Glenn Miller And His OrchestraThe Lamp Is Low
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Shefter, Ravel, Parish, DeRose
121Vaughn Monroe And His OrchestraTangerine
Vocals – Vaughn MonroeWritten-By – Mercer, Schertzinger
122Larry Clinton And His OrchestraMy Reverie
Vocals – Bea WainWritten-By – Clinton
123Freddy Martin And His OrchestraThe Hut-Sut Song
Vocals – Eddie Stone Written-By – Owens, Killion, McMichael
124Hal Kemp And His OrchestraIt All Comes Back To Me Now
Vocals – Bob Allen Written-By – Kramer, Zaret, Whitney
125Charlie Barnet And His OrchestraI Hear A Rhapsody
Vocals – Bob CarrollWritten-By – Gasparre, Fragos, Baker
126 1942 Part 2
127Hal Kemp And His OrchestraSunrise Serenade
Written-By – Frankie Carle, Jack Lawrence
128Guy Lombardo And His Royal CanadiansBei Mir Bist Du Schon
Vocals – Male TrioWritten-By – Jacobs, Cahn, Chaplin, Secunda
129Glenn Miller And His OrchestraBlueberry Hill
Vocals – Ray EberleWritten-By – Lewis, Stock, Rose
130Freddy Martin And His OrchestraScatter-Brain
Vocals – Glen HughesWritten-By – Masters, Burke, Keene-Bean
131Glenn Miller And His OrchestraChattanooga Choo Choo
Vocals – Tex Beneke, The Four ModernairesWritten-By – Warren, Gordon
132Tommy Dorsey And His Clambake SevenThe Music Goes Round And Round
Vocals – Edythe WrightWritten-By – Farley, Riley, Hodgson
133Artie Shaw And His OrchestraI Have Eyes
Vocals – Helen ForrestWritten-By – Robin, Rainger
134Glenn Miller And His OrchestraPerfidia
Vocals – Dorothy Claire, The Four ModernairesWritten-By – Dominguez, Leeds
135Benny Goodman And His OrchestraAfraid To Dream
Vocals – Betty VanWritten-By – Revel, Gordon
136Eddy Duchin And His OrchestraMoonlight And Shadows
Vocals – Lew SherwoodWritten-By – Hollaender, Robin
137 1936
138Ziggy Elman & His OrchestraAnd The Angels Sing
Written-By – Mercer, Elman
139Charlie Barnet And His Glen Island Casino Orch.Make Believe Ballroom
Written-By – Razaf, Denniker


K5 is based on Debussy's "Reverie."
M3 is adapted from Tchaikovsky's "Romeo and Juliet."
O5 is based on a theme from Ravel's "Pavane."

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