Big Band Recordings

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Song Title Artist Label Matrix Number
A Little Rendezvous In Honolulu Howard Lally and his Orchestra Conqueror Conqueror (8621) Details & Listen
Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive Artie Shaw RCA Victor RCA Victor (20-1612) Details & Listen
Alreet Gene Krupa Okeh Okeh (6118) Details & Listen
Begin the Beguine Eddie Haywood and his Orchestra Commodore Commodore (1514) Details & Listen
Begin the Beguine Artie Shaw Bluebird Bluebird (7746) Details & Listen
Blues Stay Away From Me Sonny Burke Decca Decca (24832) Details & Listen
Boy Meets Horn Benny Goodman Columbia Columbia (35301) Details & Listen
Cinderella Blues Herb Wiedoeft's Cinderella Roof Orchestra Brunswick Brunswick (2542) Details & Listen
Doggin' Around Count Basie Decca Decca (18125) Details & Listen
Georgia On My Mind Gene Krupa Okeh Okeh (6118) Details & Listen
Goody Goody Johnny Johnson Orchestra Conqueror Conqueror (8621) Details & Listen
Honest and Truly Cavaliers Columbia Columbia (224-D) Details & Listen
I Can't Escape From You Benny Carter and His Orchestra Capitol Capitol (40048) Details & Listen
I Cover the Waterfront Eddie Haywood and his Orchestra Commodore Commodore (1514) Details & Listen
I'm Someone Who's No One to You Cavaliers Columbia Columbia (224-D) Details & Listen
Indian Love Call Artie Shaw Bluebird Bluebird (7746) Details & Listen
It Had to be You Earl Hines and his Orchestra Bluebird Bluebird (30-0825) Details & Listen
Java Jive Al Donahue and His Orchestra Okeh Okeh (6086) Details & Listen
Jumpin' on the Merry-Go-Round Artie Shaw RCA Victor RCA Victor (20-1612) Details & Listen
Let's Dance Benny Goodman Columbia Columbia (35301) Details & Listen
Malibu Benny Carter and His Orchestra Capitol Capitol (200) Details & Listen
Moonlight Serenade Glenn Miller Bluebird Bluebird (B-10214) Details & Listen
Night and Day Artie Shaw MGM MGM (K30243) Details & Listen
One O'Clock Jump Gerald Wilson Black & White Black & White (778) Details & Listen
Prelude to a Kiss Benny Carter and His Orchestra Capitol Capitol (40048) Details & Listen
Quarantine Sign (On The Harem Door) Sonny Burke Decca Decca (24832) Details & Listen
Ramona Les Brown Coral Coral (60918) Details & Listen
Shine Herb Wiedoeft's Cinderella Roof Orchestra Brunswick Brunswick (2542) Details & Listen
Solitude Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra Decca Decca (299a) Details & Listen
Soothe Me Charlie Ventura National National (9043) Details & Listen
Stratosphere Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra Decca Decca (299a) Details & Listen
String of Pearls Glenn Miller RCA Victor RCA Victor (20-1552) Details & Listen
Sweethearts On Parade Louis Armstrong Vocalion Vocalion (3337) Details & Listen
Take the A Train Duke Ellington & His Orchestra RCA Victor RCA Victor (27380) Details & Listen
That's the Way It Is Ella Fitzgerald Decca Decca (23399) Details & Listen
The Jumpin' Jive Cab Calloway Vocalion Vocalion (5005) Details & Listen
The Man I Love - Part I Charlie Ventura Lamplighter Lamplighter (107) Details & Listen
The Sidewalks of New York Duke Ellington & His Orchestra RCA Victor RCA Victor (27380) Details & Listen
Them There Eyes Louis Armstrong Vocalion Vocalion (3337) Details & Listen
Trylon Swing Cab Calloway Vocalion Vocalion (5005) Details & Listen
Tuxedo Junction Glenn Miller RCA Victor RCA Victor (20-1552) Details & Listen
Warm Mood Gerald Wilson Black & White Black & White (778) Details & Listen
What is this thing called love? Artie Shaw MGM MGM (K30243) Details & Listen