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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 Song Title

American Patrol
Written By: Jerry Gray
Performed by: Glenn Miller Band, 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Begin the Beguine
Written By: Cole Porter
Performed by: Artie Shaw and His Orchestra, 1938
Label: Smithsonian (The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment)


Bird Gets the Worm
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1947
Label: Savoy Records


Bird of Paradise
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


Black, Brown and Beige
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Blue 'N' Boogie
Written By: John Gillespie, Frank Paparelli
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Guild Records)


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


Cherokee
Written By: Ray Noble
Performed by: Charlie Parker, c. 1942
Label: Media 7


Chocolate Shake
Written By: Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, 1941
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Cotton Tail
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Cotton Tail
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1942
Archival film: From the "soundie" entitled Hot Chocolate


Day Dream
Written By: Billy Strayhorn, Edward Kennedy Ellington, John La Touche
Performed by: Duke Ellington with Johnny Hodges Orchestra, 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Dizzy Atmosphere
Written By: John Gillespie
Performed by: Charlie Parker and the Dizzy Gillespie Sextet, 1945
Label: Moon Records (Guild Records)


Drum Boogie
Written By: Gene Krupa, Roy Eldridge
Performed by: Gene Krupa, Roy Eldridge, 1941
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


Harlem Airshaft
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1945
Label: Classics Records (V-Disc)


I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington and His Orchestra, 1949
Label: Columbia/Legacy


I've Found a New Baby
Written By: Spencer Williams, Jack Palmer
Performed by: Charlie Parker, 1940
Label: Media 7 The Verve Music Group


I've Found a New Baby
Written By: Jack Palmer, Spencer Williams
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, 1954
Label: Clef Records The Verve Music Group


In the Mood
Written By: Joseph C. Garland
Performed by: Glenn Miller Band, 1944
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


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


Jack the Bear
Written By: Duke Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1940
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Je T'Attendrai
Written By: Dino Olivieri, Louis Eugene B. Poterat, Giuseppe Nino Rastelli
Performed by: The Quintet of the Hot Club of France with Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli, 1938
Archival film: From French newsreel


Jump for Joy
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Sid Kuller, Paul Francis Webster
Performed by: Duke Ellington, Ivie Anderson, 1941
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Kerouac
Written By: John Gillespie
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie, 1941
Label: Natasha Imports


Ko Ko
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker's Reboppers, 1945
Label: Smithsonian (Savoy Records)


Lady Be Good
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Charlie Parker with Jay McShann, 1940
Label: Media 7 (The Verve Music Group)


Let Me See
Written By: Harry Edison, William Count Basie
Performed by: Count Basie, 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Main Stem
Written By: Duke Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1942
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Makin' Whoopee
Written By: Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1935
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Makin' Whoopee
Written By: Gus Kahn, Walter Donaldson
Performed by: Charlie and His Orchestra, 1942
Source: From a companion CD to the book Hitler's Airways


Meandering
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker's Reboppers, 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Savoy Records)


(The) Minor Goes Muggin'
Written By: James Oliver Young
Performed by: Duke Ellington and Tommy Dorsey, 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


Now's the Time
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker's Reboppers, 1945
Label: Jazz Archives (Savoy Records)


Prelude to a Kiss
Written By: Edward kennedy Ellington, Irving Gordon, Irving Mills
Performed by: Duke Ellington with Johnny Hodges Orchestra, 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Scrapple from the Apple
Written By: Charlie Parker
Performed by: Charlie Parker Quintet, 1947
Label: Stateside/Spotlite Records


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


Solitude
Written By: Eddie DeLange, Irving Mills, Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: The Quintet of the Hot Club of France, 1937
Label: Swing Records (EMI Music)


Solitude
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington, Irving Mills, Eddie DeLange
Performed by: Billie Holiday, 1941
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Somebody Stole My Gal
Written By: Leo Wood
Performed by: Benny Goodman, 1940
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Sometimes I'm Happy
Written By: Irving Caesar
Performed by: Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Eldridge, 1954
Label: The Verve Music Group


Summertime
Written By: George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin
Performed by: Artie Shaw, 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


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


Swingmatism
Written By: Jay McShann
Performed by: Jay McShann, Charlie Parker, 1941
Label: Classics Records (The Verve Music Group)


Take the "A" Train
Written By: Billy Strayhorn
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1941
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Taxi War Dance
Written By: William Count Basie, Lester Willis Young
Performed by: Count Basie and His Orchestra, 1939
Label: Smithsonian (Columbia/Legacy)


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


The Kissing Bug
Written By: Billy Strayhorn
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1945
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment


The New Black and Tan Fantasy
Written By: Edward Kennedy Ellington
Performed by: Duke Ellington, 1938
Label: Columbia/Legacy


Uncle Sam Says
Written By: Josh White
Performed by: Josh White, 1941
Label: Blue Note Records, A Division of Capitol Records


Well, Git It!
Written By: Sy Oliver
Performed by: Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra, 1942
Label: The RCA Records Label of BMG Entertainment



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