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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 6 - Sequential Listing

More Than You Know
Written By: Billy Rose, Edward Eliscu, Vincent Youmans
Performed by: Benny Goodman Trio, 1936
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Lady Be Good
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Artie Shaw and His Orchestra, 1939
Archival film: From the musical short Artie Shaw's Symphony of Swing


Jumpin' at Woodside
Written By: William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie, 1938
Label: Decca Records (The Verve Music Group)


Midnight Symphony
Written By: James Oliver Young, Jacquet Illinois Baptiste
Performed by: Lester Young, 1944
Archival film: Excerpt from the art film Jammin' The Blues


I Know That You Know
Written By: Vincent Youmans, Otto A. Harbach, Anne Caldwell O'Dea
Performed by: Coleman Hawkins Trio, 1938
Label: Classics Records (The Verve Music Group)


Bouncing with Bean
Written By: Coleman Hawkins
Performed by: Coleman Hawkins, 1940
Label: Classics Records (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Back to the Land
Written By: Lester Willis Young
Performed by: Lester Young Trio, 1946
Label: PolyGram The Verve Music Group


Blue Devil Blues
Written By: Stovall
Performed by: Walter Page's Blue Devils, 1929
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Shoe Shine Boy
Written By: Sammy Cahn, Saul Chaplin
Performed by: Jones-Smith Incorporated (Jo Jones, Carl Smith, Count Basie), 1936
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Lester Leaps In
Written By: Lester Willis Young
Performed by: Count Basie, 1939
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


Lady Be Good
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Jones-Smith, Incorporated, 1936
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Moten's Swing
Written By: Bennie Moten, Buster Moten
Performed by: Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra, 1932
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Rebecca
Written By: Joe Turner
Performed by: Joe Turner, 1944
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


627 Stomp
Written By: Pete Johnson, Roy Jordan, Dave Dexter
Performed by: Pete Johnson, 1940
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Rockin' and Swingin'
Written By: Don Albert
Performed by: Don Albert and His Orchestra, 1936
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Out the Window
Written By: Eddie Durham
Performed by: Count Basie, 1937
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


John's Idea
Written By: William Count Basie, Eddie Durham
Performed by: Count Basie, 1937
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Easy Does It
Written By: James Oliver Young
Performed by: Count Basie, 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


One O'Clock Jump
Written By: William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie Orchestra, 1937
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Little Joe from Chicago
Written By: Mary Lou Williams, Henry Wells
Performed by: Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy, 1938
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Baby Dear
Written By: Benny Moten, Thomon Hayes
Performed by: Mary Lou Williams, 1940
Label: Classics Records (The Verve Music Group)


Love Walked In
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Louis Armstrong Orchestra, 1938
Label: Ambassador (The Verve Music Group)


Memories of You
Written By: Eubie Blake, Andy Razaf
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1930
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Evenin'
Written By: Mitchell Parish, Harry A. White
Performed by: Jones-Smith Incorporated, 1936
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Riding on a Blue Note
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1938
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


A Sailboat in the Moonlight
Written By: John Jacob Loeb, Carmen Lombardo
Performed by: Billie Holiday and Lester Young, 1937
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Without Your Love
Written By: Johnny Lange, Fred Stryker
Performed by: Bille Holiday, Lester Young, 1937
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Don't Be That Way
Written By: Edgar Sampson, Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Sing Sing Sing (With a Swing)
Written By: Louis Prima
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Jumpin' at Woodside
Written By: William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie, 1938
Label: Decca Records (The Verve Music Group)


Harlem Congo
Written By: Harry A. White
Performed by: Chick Webb and His Orchestra, 1937
Label: Smithsonian (The Verve Music Group)


Swinging at the Daisy Chain
Written By: William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie Orchestra, 1937
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Harlem Congo
Written By: Harry A. White
Performed by: Chick Webb and His Orchestra, 1937
Label: Smithsonian (The Verve Music Group)


Swingin' the Blues
Written By: William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie Orchestra, 1943
Label: Archival film: From the feature film "Choo Choo Swing"


Goodbye
Written By: Gordon Jenkins
Performed by: Benny Goodman Orchestra, 1935
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Grand Slam (Boy Meets Goy)
Written By: Benny Goodman
Performed by: Charlie Christian, 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Rose Room (In Sunny Roseland)
Written By: Harry Williams, Art Hickman
Performed by: Benny Goodman Sextet, 1939
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Love & Kisses
Written By: Sonny Curtis
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald, 1935
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


I'll Chase the Blues Away
Written By: Ken Harrison, Edgar Melvin Sampson
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald with Chick Webb and His Orchestra, 1935
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Sing Me a Swing Song (And Let Me Dance)
Written By: Hoagy Carmichael
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald, 1936
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


A-Tisket, A-Tasket
Written By: Ella Fitzgerald, Van Alexander
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald, 1942
Archival film: From the feature film Ride 'Em Cowboy


Betcha Nickel
Written By: Ella Fitzgerald, Chick Webb
Performed by: Ella Fitzgerald and Her Famous Orchestra, 1939
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Easy Living
Written By: Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger
Performed by: Billie Holiday, 1937
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Strange Fruit
Written By: Lewis Allen
Performed by: Billie Holiday, 1939
Label: Commodore Records The Verve Music Group


Doggin' Around
Written By: Herschel Evans, Edgar William Battle
Performed by: Count Basie Orchestra, 1938
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Echoes of Harlem (Cootie's Concerto)
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington featuring Cootie Williams, 1938
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Body and Soul
Written By: Edward Heyman, John W. Green, Robert Sour
Performed by: Coleman Hawkins and His Orchestra, 1939
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Every Tub
Written By: William Count Basie, Eddie Durham
Performed by: Count Basie, 1938
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Sent for You Yesterday
Written By: William Count Basie, Eddie Durham, James Andrew Rushing
Performed by: Count Basie, Jimmy Rushing,
Archival film: From the feature film Choo Choo Swing



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