Swinging Hamburg 4

March 16, 2021 #2013

In case anyone doubts that traditional jazz is alive and flourishing in Germany, Membran has released an 18-CD boxed set of gems from Hamburg recording sessions. We spotlight songs that will be familiar to American audiences.


Hot Owls
St. Louis shuffle
Hot Shots
Everybody loves my baby
Huhnerhaus Jazzmen
Egyptian fantasy
Jazz Alligators
Jazz Essence
Flying home
Jazz Essence
Change of key boogie
Jazz Lips
What is this thing called love?
Jazz Train
West End blues
Jimmy Henderson Jazzband
Way down yonder in New Orleans
Les Enfants du Jazz
Alice Blue Gown
Log Cabin Jazzband
Louisiana Syncopators
Swingin’ down the lane
Kay Starr