STRING OF PEARLS

String of Pearls

Playlist for 25 April 2010

  • Title:
    BEGIN THE BEGUINE
    Artist:
    ARTIE SHAW ORCH
    Album:
    CD-BIG BAND BLAST
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    COME BACK TO SORRENTO
    Artist:
    MARIO LANZA
    Album:
    CD-MARIO LANZA ITALIAN SONGS & ARIAS
    Label:
    PRISM
  • Title:
    FLAMINGO
    Artist:
    EARL BOSTIC
    Album:
    CD-EARLS BOSTIC ALL HIS HITS
    Label:
    KING
  • Title:
    MY HEART IS TAKING LESSONS
    Artist:
    GEORGE MELACHRINO SAVOY HOTEL ORCH
    Album:
    CD-CARROLL GIBBONS
    Label:
    MEMOIR
  • Title:
    SO TIRED
    Artist:
    RUSS MORGAN
    Album:
    CD-HEY BA BA RE BOP THE FAMOUS FORTIES
    Label:
    DIDGERIDOO
  • Title:
    HOW ABOUT YOU
    Artist:
    ANNE SHELTON/SAM BROWNE
    Album:
    CD-ANNE SHELTON STINGS WITH AMBROSE
    Label:
    EMPRESS
  • Title:
    HONEYSUCKLE ROSE
    Artist:
    DUKE ELLINGTON
    Album:
    LP-TOAST TO THE DUKE
    Label:
    WORLD RECORD CLUB
  • Title:
    ONE THE ISLE OF MAY
    Artist:
    KAY KYSER ORCH/GINNY SOMMS/HARRY BABBITT
    Album:
    CD-KAY KYSER
    Label:
    EMPRESS
  • Title:
    IT'S FOOLISH BUT IT'S FUN
    Artist:
    OSCAR RABIN ORCH/BERYL DAVIS
    Album:
    LP-HITS OF THE 40s
    Label:
    DECCA
  • Title:
    COW COW BOOGIE
    Artist:
    GLENN MILLER ARMY BAND/RAY MCKINLEY
    Album:
    CD-GLENN MILLER THE LOST RECORDINGS
    Label:
    CONIFER
  • Title:
    STAY AS SWEET AS YOU ARE
    Artist:
    KATIE SMITH
    Album:
    LP-THESE WONDERFUL THIRTIES
    Label:
    DECCA
  • Title:
    THE WOODPECKER SONG
    Artist:
    THE ANDREWS SISTERS
    Album:
    CD-THE GOLDEN AGE OF THE ANDREWS SISTERS
    Label:
    JASMINE
  • Title:
    WHAT IS THING CALLED LOVE
    Artist:
    ELLA FITZGERALD
    Album:
    CD-ELLA THE COLE PORTER SONGBOOK 11
    Label:
    VERVE
  • Title:
    ONE O'CLOCK JUMP
    Artist:
    COUNT BASIE ORCH
    Album:
    CD-BASIES BLAST
    Label:
    CLASSIC JAZZ

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