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