Swinging Hamburg 3

October 20, 2020#1992

hamburg tee
Souvenir of Miller's visit to Hamburg.

It’s surprising how many American songs were performed in Germany during the big band era and for several decades thereafter. Germany is really doing its part in keeping American jazz alive and well.


Oh, lady be good – Ballroom Orchestra

Georgia on my mind – Ballroom Orchestra

Put on your old gray bonnet – Banjo Crackers

Dream – Birdland Backstage Orchestra

Clap hands, here comes Charlie – Black Birds of Paradise

Wrappin’ it up – Blue Minor Swingtett

Twelfth Street rag – Bruno’s Salon Band

Do it again – Bruno’s Salon Band

Undecided – Chicago Feet Warmers

Bouncin’ with Basie – Cotton-Club-Big-Band

Skokiian – Dreamland Orchestra

‘Tain’t what you do — Eine Kleine Jazzmusik

Eine kleine Nachtmusik — Eine Kleine Jazzmusik

Everybody loves my baby — Hamburg All Stars

Struttin’ with some barbecue – Heinz Junghans Jazzmen

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