Swingin' the Classics 11

June 29, 2021 #2027

Big band arrangements brought classical compositions up to date, converting works by Grieg, Bizet, Chopin and Paganini into swing masterpieces.


Moonlight sonata
Glenn Miller
In the hall of the mountain king
Will Bradley
Ramsey Lewis
Sabre dance
Woody Herman
Sabre dance
Andrews Sisters
Melody in F
Tommy Dorsey
Nat King Cole
Caprice XXIV Paganini
Benny Goodman
Charlie Spivak
Danza Lucumi
Artie Shaw
Waltz in C-sharp minor
Harry James
Spring song
Benny Goodman
Anitra’s dance
John Kirby
Baubles, bangles and beads
Count Basie
Swingin’ down the lane
Skitch Henderson