May I Borrow A Tune?

July 13, 2021#2029

It’s fun to compare alternate versions with recordings associated with other bandleaders.


Moonlight serenade — Glenn Miller, Count Basie

On the sunny side of the street — Tommy Dorsey, Chick Webb

Six lessons from Madame La Zonga — Jimmy Dorsey, Gene Krupa

Sleepy lagoon — Harry James, Tommy Dorsey

Song of India — Tommy Dorsey, Ramsey Lewis

Song of the Volga boatmen — Glenn Miller, Jimmy Dorsey

Three little fishies — Kay Kyser, Red Norvo

Yes, indeed! — Tommy Dorsey, Teddy Powell

Swingin’ down the lane — Clarence Williams

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