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The Big Band Reader: Songs Favored by Swing Era Orchestras and Other Popular Ensembles

  • Author: Baldwin, Mark
  • Author: Studwell, William E.

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$20.75

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Estimated despatch time 7 - 10 days

Contents

  • Contents
  • Preface
  • The Better-Known Swing Bands
  • Artie Shaw
  • Begin the Beguine
  • Frenesi
  • Summit Ridge Drive
  • Benny Goodman
  • And the Angels Sing
  • Let's Dance
  • Moonglow
  • Sing, Sing, Sing
  • Billy Eckstine
  • Prisoner of Love
  • Without a Song
  • Bob Crosby
  • Day In--Day Out
  • In a Little Gypsy Tea Room
  • Bunny Berigan
  • I Can't Get Started
  • When Yuba Plays the Rumba on His Tuba
  • Cab Calloway
  • Jumpin' Jive
  • Minnie the Moocher
  • Charlie Barnet
  • Cherokee
  • Skyliner
  • Charlie Spivak
  • Linda
  • My Devotion
  • Chick Webb
  • A-Tisket A-Tasket
  • Stompin' at the Savoy
  • Claude Thornhill
  • Loch Lomond
  • Snowfall
  • Clyde McCoy
  • Sugar Blues
  • Count Basie
  • Blue and Sentimental
  • One O'Clock Jump
  • Open the Door, Richard
  • Sugar
  • The Dorsey Brothers
  • Chasing Shadows
  • Lost in a Fog
  • When I Take My Sugar to Tea
  • Duke Ellington
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore
  • It Don't Mean a Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing
  • Satin Doll
  • Take the "A" Train
  • Erskine Hawkins
  • Tuxedo Junction
  • Frankie Carle
  • Oh What It Seemed to Be
  • Rumors Are Flying
  • Gene Krupa
  • Boogie Blues
  • Let Me Off Uptown
  • Glen Gray
  • Blue Moon
  • Smoke Rings
  • Glenn Miller
  • Chattanooga Choo Choo
  • In the Mood
  • Little Brown Jug
  • Moonlight Serenade
  • Harry James
  • Ciribiribin
  • I've Heard That Song Before
  • Sleepy Lagoon
  • You Made Me Love You
  • Henry Busse
  • Hot Lips
  • Jan Savitt
  • Make Believe Island
  • 720 in the Books
  • Jimmie Lunceford
  • The Organ Grinder's Swing
  • Rhythm Is Our Business
  • Jimmy Dorsey
  • Besame Mucho
  • Contrasts
  • So Rare
  • John Kirby
  • Bounce of the Sugar Plum Fairy
  • Undecided
  • Larry Clinton
  • Deep Purple
  • My Reverie
  • Les Brown
  • Joltin' Joe DiMaggio
  • Sentimental Journey
  • Lionel Hampton
  • After You've Gone
  • Flying Home
  • Ray Anthony
  • At Last
  • The Bunny Hop
  • Russ Morgan
  • Pocketful of Dreams
  • You're Nobody 'Til Somebody Loves You
  • Si Zentner
  • Lazy River
  • Stan Kenton
  • Artistry in Rhythm
  • City of Glass
  • Tampico
  • Ted Heath
  • Listen to My Music
  • That Lovely Weekend
  • Ted Weems
  • Heartaches
  • Somebody Stole My Gal
  • Teddy Wilson
  • You Can't Stop Me from Dreaming
  • Tommy Dorsey
  • I'll Never Smile Again
  • I'm Getting Sentimental Over You
  • Marie
  • Opus One
  • Will Bradley
  • Beat Me Daddy, Eight to the Bar
  • High on a Windy Hill
  • Woody Herman
  • Caledonia
  • Early Autumn
  • Woodchopper's Ball
  • The Sweet Bands
  • Ben Bernie
  • Au Revoir, Pleasant Dreams
  • Sweet Georgia Brown
  • Dick Jurgens
  • Careless
  • Eddy Duchin
  • I Won't Dance
  • My Twilight Dream
  • Freddy Martin
  • I've Got a Lovely Bunch of Cocoanuts
  • Tonight We Love
  • Guy Lombardo
  • Boo-Hoo
  • Coquette
  • Hal Kemp
  • Got a Date with an Angel
  • Horace Heidt
  • Deep in the Heart of Texas
  • I'll Love You in My Dreams
  • Isham Jones
  • I'll See You in My Dreams
  • Wabash Blues
  • Jan Garber
  • A Melody from the Sky
  • You're Breaking My Heart
  • Kay Kyser
  • Three Little Fishes
  • Lawrence Welk
  • Don't Sweetheart Me
  • Leo Reisman
  • The Continental
  • Paradise
  • Paul Whiteman
  • Whispering
  • Wonderful One
  • Sammy Kaye
  • Daddy
  • Harbor Lights
  • Shep Fields
  • Did I Remember?
  • Wayne King
  • Beautiful Love
  • The Waltz You Saved for Me
  • Xavier Cugat
  • Brazil
  • The Breeze and I
  • Some Unheralded Bands
  • Bennie Moten
  • Moten Swing
  • Benny Carter
  • Kansas City Suite
  • When the Lights Are Low
  • Billy Strayhorn
  • Lush Life
  • Don Redman
  • Chant of the Weed
  • Cherry
  • Fletcher Henderson
  • Christopher Columbus
  • Henderson Stomp
  • Gus A