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Behind the BeatSeries Discography
Series Discography, Comprehensive list of all the music from the show Billie Holiday in Performance 1948; Benny Goodman 1936; Art Blakey at the Open Door in NYC; Awning of Village Vanguard 1960's
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Episode 7 - By Artist

Ivie Anderson
Song Title: Jump for Joy
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Sid Kuller, Paul Francis Webster
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Louis Armstrong
Song Title: That's My Home
Written By: Leon Rene, Otis Rene, Ben Ellison
Year Recorded: 1932
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Count Basie
Song Title: Let Me See
Written By: Harry Edison, William Count Basie
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Song Title: Taxi War Dance
Written By: William Count Basie, Lester Willis Young
Year Recorded: 1939
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


Dave Brubeck Trio
Song Title: Indiana (Back Home Again in Indiana)
Written By: James F. Hanley, Ballard McDonald
Year Recorded: 1949
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Cab Calloway and His Orchestra
Song Title: Blue Interlude
Written By: Benny Carter, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills
Year Recorded: 1938
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Charlie and His Orchestra
Song Title: Makin' Whoopee
Written By: Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson
Year Recorded: 1942
Label: From a companion CD to the book Hitler's Airways


Tommy Dorsey
Song Title: Well, Git It!
Written By: Sy Oliver
Year Recorded: 1942
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: (The) Minor Goes Muggin'
Written By: James Oliver Young
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Roy Eldridge
Song Title: I've Found a New Baby
Written By: Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams
Year Recorded: 1954
Label: Clef Records The Verve Music Group


Song Title: Sometimes I'm Happy
Written By: Irving Caesar
Year Recorded: 1954
Label: The Verve Music Group


Song Title: Drum Boogie
Written By: Gene Krupa, Roy Eldridge
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


Duke Ellington
Song Title: Black, Brown and Beige
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Cotton Tail
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Cotton Tail
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1942
Archival film: From the "soundie" entitled Hot Chocolate


Song Title: Harlem Airshaft
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Classics Records (V-Disc)


Song Title: Jack the Bear
Written By: Duke Ellington
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Main Stem
Written By: Duke Ellington
Year Recorded: 1942
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: The Kissing Bug
Written By: Billy Strayhorn
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: The New Black and Tan Fantasy
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Song Title: Take the "A" Train
Written By: Billy Strayhorn
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Song Title: Chocolate Shake
Written By: Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: I Let a Song Go out of My Heart
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1949
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Song Title: (The) Minor Goes Muggin'
Written By: James Oliver Young
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Day Dream
Written By: Billy Strayhorn, Edward Kennedy Ellington, John La Touche
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Prelude to a Kiss
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Gordon, Irving Mills
Year Recorded: 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Song Title: Jump for Joy
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Sid Kuller, Paul Francis Webster
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Dizzy Gillespie
Song Title: Kerouac
Written By: John Gillespie
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Natasha Imports


Song Title: Sweet Georgia Brown
Written By: Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Sr.
Year Recorded: 1950s
Source: From a wire recording made by Parker and Gillespie enthusiasts during a private jam session.


Song Title: Dizzy Atmosphere
Written By: John Gillespie
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Song Title: Blue 'N' Boogie
Written By: John Gillespie, Frank Paparelli
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Guild Records)


Song Title: I've Found a New Baby
Written By: Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams
Year Recorded: 1954
Label: Clef Records The Verve Music Group


Song Title: Sometimes I'm Happy
Written By: Irving Caesar
Year Recorded: 1954
Label: The Verve Music Group


Benny Goodman
Song Title: Makin' Whoopee
Written By: Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson
Year Recorded: 1935
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Somebody Stole My Gal
Written By: LEO Wood
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Johnny Hodges Orchestra
Song Title: Day Dream
Written By: Billy Strayhorn, Edward Kennedy Ellington, John La Touche
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Prelude to a Kiss
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Gordon, Irving Mills
Year Recorded: 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Billie Holiday
Song Title: Solitude
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills, Eddie DeLange
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Gene Krupa
Song Title: Drum Boogie
Written By: Gene Krupa, Roy Eldridge
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


Jay McShann
Song Title: Swingmatism
Written By: Jay McShann
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Classics Records (The Verve Music Group)


Glenn Miller Band
Song Title: American Patrol
Written By: Jerry Gray
Year Recorded: 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: In the Mood
Written By: Joseph C. Garland
Year Recorded: 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Charlie Parker
Song Title: Bird Gets the Worm
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1947
Label: Savoy Records


Song Title: Cherokee
Written By: Ray Noble
Year Recorded: c. 1942
Label: Media 7


Song Title: I've Found a New Baby
Written By: Spencer Williams, Jack Palmer
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: Media 7 The Verve Music Group


Song Title: Sweet Georgia Brown
Written By: Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Sr.
Year Recorded: 1950s
Source: From a wire recording made by Parker and Gillespie enthusiaists during a private jam session.


Song Title: Dizzy Atmosphere
Written By: John Gillespie
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Song Title: Bird of Paradise
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Song Title: Scrapple from the Apple
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Song Title: Lady Be Good
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Year Recorded: 1940
Label: Media 7 (The Verve Music Group)


Song Title: Ko Ko
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Smithsonian (Savoy Records)


Song Title: Meandering
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Savoy Records)


Song Title: Now's the Time
Written By: Charlie Parker
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Savoy Records)


Song Title: Swingmatism
Written By: Jay McShann
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Classics Records (The Verve Music Group)


The Quintet of the Hot Club of France
Song Title: Shine
Written By: Lou Brown, Cecil Mack, Ford Dabney
Year Recorded: 1936
Label: Swing Records (EMI Music)


Song Title: Solitude
Written By: Eddie DeLange, Irving Mills, Edward Kennedy Ellington
Year Recorded: 1937
Label: Swing Records (EMI Music)


Song Title: Je T'Attendrai
Written By: Dino Olivieri, Louis Eugene B. Poterat, Giuseppe Nino Rastelli
Year Recorded: 1938
Archival film: From French newsreel


Artie Shaw
Song Title: Summertime
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Year Recorded: 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Song Title: Begin the Beguine
Written By: Cole Porter
Year Recorded: 1938
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Josh White
Song Title: Uncle Sam Says
Written By: Josh White
Year Recorded: 1941
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records



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