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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 4 - By Song Title

Ain't Misbehavin'
Written By: Andy Razaf, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Harry Brooks
Performed by: Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, 1929
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Black and Blue
Written By: Thomas "Fats" Waller, Andy Razaf, Harry Brooks
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1929
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Black Beauty
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1928
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Blue Horizon
Written By: Sidney Bechet
Performed by: Sidney Bechet and His Blue Note Jazzmen, 1944
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


California Here I Come (California Echoes)
Written By: B.G. De Sylva, Al Jolson, Joseph Meyer
Performed by: Ben Pollack and His Orchestra with Benny Goodman, 1929
Archival film: From the short film Ben Pollack and his Park Central Orchestra


Chinatown, My Chinatown
Written By: Jean Schwartz, William Jerome
Performed by: Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, 1931
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Clouds
Written By: Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson
Performed by: Benny Goodman and His Orchestra, 1935
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Creole Love Call
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, 1949
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Dinah
Written By: Sam Lewis, Joe Young, Harry Akst
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1933
Archival film: Excerpt from the performance film featuring Louis Armstrong, Kobenhavn Kalundborg Og


Down Georgia Way
Written By: R.B. Stephens, Jack Purvis
Performed by: Jack Purvis and His Orchestra with Coleman Hawkins, 1930
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Down South Camp Meetin'
Written By: Fletcher Henderson, Irving Mills
Performed by: Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra, 1934
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Down South Camp Meetin'
Written By: Fletcher Henderson, Irving Mills
Performed by: Benny Goodman and His Orchestra, 1936
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Drop Me Off in Harlem
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1933
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Echoes of Harlem (Cootie's Concerto)
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, 1936
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Get Happy
Written By: Ted Koehler, Harold Arlen
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1936
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Handful of Keys
Written By: Thomas "Fats" Waller
Performed by: Fats Waller, 1929
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Hotter Than 'ell
Written By: Fletcher Henderson
Performed by: Fletcher Henderson, 1934
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


I Ain't Got Nobody
Written By: Williams, Graham
Performed by: Fats Waller, 1937
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1932
Label: Columbia/Legacy


King Porter Stomp
Written By: Ferdinand Joseph Morton, arranged by Fletcher Henderson
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1935
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Lazy River
Written By: Hoagy Carmichael, Sydney Arodin
Performed by: Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra, 1931
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Lord Keep Me with A Mind
Written By: Traditional
Performed by: Rev. D.C. Rice, 1928
Label: Shanachie Records (The Universal Music Group)


Mood Indigo
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills, Barney Bigard
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Cotton Club Orchestra, 1930
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Old Man Blues
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1930
Archival film: From the feature film Check and Double Check


Poor Man's Blues
Written By: Bessie Smith
Performed by: Bessie Smith, 1928
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Reminiscing In Tempo
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1935
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Restless
Written By: Tom Satterfield, Sam Coslow
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1935
Label: Classics Records (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Ring Dem Bells
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1930
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Rock and Rye
Written By: Jimmy Mundy
Performed by: Earl Hines and His Orchestra, 1934
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Rockin' in Rhythm
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Harry Carney
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, 1933
Archival film: From the film Bundle of Blues


Shanghai Shuffle
Written By: Gene Rodemich, Larry Conley
Performed by: Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra, 1934
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


Solitude
Written By: Irving Mills, Eddie DeLange, Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1949
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Sophisticated Lady
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1933
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


St. James Infirmary
Written By: Joe Primrose
Performed by: Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five, 1928
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Stardust
Written By: Mitchell Parish, Hoagy Carmichael
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1931
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Stompin' At The Savoy
Written By: Edgar Sampson, Benny Goodman, Chick Webb
Performed by: Chick Webb and His Orchestra, 1934
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Sugar Foot Stomp
Written By: Walter Melrose, Joe "King" Oliver
Performed by: Fletcher Henderson, 1931
Label: Decca Records The Verve Music Group


That Lindy Hop
Written By: Andy Razaf, Eubie Blake
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1930
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


The Joint Is Jumpin'
Written By: Andy Razaf, Thomas "Fats" Waller, J.C. Johnson
Performed by: Thomas "Fats" Waller, 1941
Archival film: From the "soundie" The Joint Is Jumpin'


Three Little Words
Written By: Bert Kahlmar, Harry Ruby
Performed by: Art Tatum, 1943
Label: GNP Crescendo


Throwin' Stones at the Sun
Written By: Nat Simon, Billy Hueston, Sammy Mysels
Performed by: Benny Goodman and His Orchestra, 1935
Label: Classics Records (Columbia/Legacy)


Tiger Rag
Written By: Nick LaRocca, Harry De Costa
Performed by: Louis Armstrong, 1933
Archival film: Excerpt from the performance film featuring Louis Armstrong, Kobenhavn Kalundborg Og


Tiny's Exercise
Written By: Tiny Grimes, Connie Hayes
Performed by: Art Tatum, 1943
Archival film: Outtakes from a March of Time newsreel


Too Marvelous for Words
Written By: Richard A. Whiting, John H. Mercer
Performed by: Art Tatum, 1955
Label: Smithsonian (The Verve Music Group)


Weary Blues
Written By: Artie Matthews
Performed by: Louis Armstrong and His Hot Seven, 1927
Label: Columbia/Legacy


What A Shuffle
Written By: Donald Eugene Kirkpatrick
Performed by: Chick Webb Orchestra, 1934
Label: Best of Jazz Records (Decca Records The Verve Music Group)


Wild Man Blues
Written By: Ferdinand Joseph Morton, Louis Armstrong
Performed by: Johnny Dodd's Black Bottom Stompers, 1927
Label: MCA/Universal


Your Feets Too Big
Written By: Ada Benson, Fred Fisher
Performed by: Fats Waller and His Rhythm, 1939
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment



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