Play It Again 5

March 30, 2021#2015

Several tunes from 1916 and 1917 took on new lives during the Big Band Era.


Missouri waltz — Joseph C. Smith

Missouri waltz — Glenn Miller

Poor butterfly — Anna Howard

Poor butterfly — Buddy DeFranco

Pretty baby — Billy Murray

Pretty baby — Day/James

Beale Street blues — Prince’s Band

Beale Street blues — Pete Fountain

Darktown strutters’ ball — Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Darktown strutters’ ball — Benny Goodman

For me and my gal — M. J. O’Connell

For me and my gal — Kelly/Garland

Hail, hail, the gang’s all here — Irving Kaufman

Hail, hail, the gang’s all here — Kings of Dixieland

I’m always chasing rainbows — Charles Harrison

I'm always chasing rainbows — Gordon Jenkins

Indiana — Sterling Trio

Indiana — Dave Brubeck

Livery stable blues — Original Dixieland Jazz band

Livery stable blues — Pete Daily

Oh. Johnny, oh. Johnny, oh! — American Quartet

Oh. Johnny, oh. Johnny, oh! — Orrin Tucker

Swingin' down the lane — Sam Lanin

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