Play It Again 3

September 22, 2020#1988


Several songs from 100 years ago were resurrected by big bands and vocalists during the middle of the 20th century. Here’s a chance to compare and contrast the musical styles of these two points in time.


Playlist

Aba daba honeymoon — Collins and Harlan

Aba daba honeymoon — Carpenter/Reynolds

By the waters of Minnetonka — Paul Whiteman

By the waters of Minnetonka — Glenn Miller

Down among the sheltering palms — Lyric Quartet

Down among the sheltering palms — Ed Polcer

A little bit of heaven — John McCormack

A little bit of heaven — Dick Haymes

Missouri waltz — Joseph C. Smith

Missouri waltz — Glenn Miller

Play a simple melody — Baker/Murray

Play a simple melody — Bob Crosby

They didn’t believe me — Van Brunt/Rice

They didn’t believe me — Stan Kenton

Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral — Chauncey Olcott

Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral — Charlie Spivak

When you’re a long, long way from home — Henry Burr

When you’re a long, long way from home — Hal McIntyre

When you wore a tulip — Billy Murray, American Quartet

When you wore a tulip — Sidney DeParis


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