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100 Greatest Classic Jazz Songs

The absolute greatest songs from the golden age of jazz.

100 songs (8 hours and 59 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
A Love Supreme, Pt. I – Acknowledgement
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme: The Complete Masters (Super Deluxe Edition)
7:42
2
So What
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:22
3
‘Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk - Round Midnight (Original Recordings)
3:09
4
Take the "A" Train
Duke Ellington - Best of Duke Ellington
3:00
5
Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
5:24
6
Moonlight In Vermont
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - 100 Songs For A Centennial
3:40
7
Giant Steps
John Coltrane - Giant Steps
4:43
8
God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday - The Best of Billie Holiday
2:55
9
Stardust (Remastered 2005)
Nat King Cole - The Very Best Of Nat King Cole
3:14
10
How High The Moon
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald
3:13
11
My Favorite Things
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
13:44
12
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - I Put A Spell On You
2:54
13
Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan - The Best Of
2:36
14
West End Blues
Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five - The Best of The Hot 5 & Hot 7 Recordings
3:18
15
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
16
Good Morning, Heartache
Billie Holiday - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Billie Holiday
3:08
17
In A Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
4:15
18
A Night In Tunisia
Dizzy Gillespie - A Night In Tunisia
9:38
19
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
20
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: Best of Billie Holiday
3:13
21
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:25
22
Mona Lisa (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The Very Best Of Nat King Cole
3:14
23
Cheek To Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Verve 60
5:55
24
Koko
Charlie "Bird" Parker - The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes
2:54
25
St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy
8:50
26
Ornithology
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Ornithology
3:01
27
Blue Rondo à la Turk
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
6:43
28
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Essential - Ella Fitzgerald
3:09
29
Rhapsody in Blue
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra - George Gershwin goes Orchestral - Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris, and more!
17:57
30
Summertime
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald
4:56
31
All of Me
Billie Holiday - The Complete Billie Holiday
3:04
32
At Last
Etta James - At Last!
2:59
33
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra - King Of Swing
8:40
34
Stormy Weather
Bilie Holiday - Stormy Weather (20 Versions Performed By)
3:43
35
Skylark
Carmen McRae - Birds Of A Feather
3:00
36
Moon River (Album Version)
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Jazz Impressions Of Black Orpheus
5:18
37
All Blues
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
11:32
38
It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) (1990 Digital Remaster)
Duke Ellington & Louis Armstrong - The Great Summit - The Master Tapes
3:58
39
Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis - A trumpet vs. darkness (The leader & The side man)
11:03
40
The Girl From Ipanema (Single Version) [feat. Astrud Gilberto]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Astrud Gilberto - Getz / Gilberto
2:54
41
Milestones
Miles Davis - Milestones
5:42
42
Naima
John Coltrane - The Very Best Of John Coltrane
4:18
43
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Album Version)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Honor!
4:38
44
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Charles Mingus - Playlist: The Very Best Of Charles Mingus
4:59
45
Tea for Two
Anita O'Day, Gene Krupa & His Orchestra - The Great American Song Book
2:28
46
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman - John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman
5:30
47
Cantaloupe Island (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
5:34
48
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
49
Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Yardbird
2:36
50
Blue Train
John Coltrane - John Coltrane - Blue Train
10:40
51
Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk - The Best Of Thelonious Monk
2:57
52
Blue in Green
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
5:37
53
Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie - Odyssey 1945-1952
3:17
54
Flamenco Sketches (Alternate Take)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:31
55
There Will Never Be Another You (Digitally Remastered)
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Love Songs
3:01
56
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans
1:21
57
Moanin'
Art Blakey - Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
9:35
58
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body & Soul
3:02
59
Bye Bye Blackbird (Live)
John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
17:52
60
Monk's Dream (Take 8)
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
6:25
61
One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
3:03
62
Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Mood Indigo
5:00
63
Desafinado [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Pure Brazil II - The Boys From Ipanema - CD 1
3:56
64
Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - The Essential Duke Ellington
2:38
65
Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:23
66
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Jazz Profile: Duke Ellington
2:59
67
Fever
Peggy Lee - Things Are Swingin'
3:19
68
Linus And Lucy
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Peanuts Greatest Hits (Music From The TV Specials)
3:06
69
Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock - The Most Influential Jazz
7:54
70
Minor Swing
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli & Hot Club De France Quintet - The Best Of Django Reinhardt
3:16
71
Joshua
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:58
72
Dexterity
Paul Chamber, John Coltrane, Kenny Drew, Philly Joe Jones, Pepper Adams, Curtis Fuller - Chambers' Music
6:48
73
Someday My Prince Will Come
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come
9:02
74
The Sidewinder (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Lee Morgan - The Very Best
10:22
75
Stolen Moments (feat. Bill Evans, Freddie Hubbard & Paul Chambers)
Oliver Nelson feat. Bill Evans, Freddie Hubbard & Paul Chambers - The Blues and the Abstract Truth (with Eric Dolphy) [Bonus Track Version]
8:47
76
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - The Very Best
7:16
77
Tickle Toe (Album Version)
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
2:37
78
Red Clay
Freddie Hubd - New Colors
8:19
79
St. Thomas [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Doug Watkins & Max Roach]
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach - Saxophone Colossus
6:47
80
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:42
81
Twisted (Album Version)
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Everybody's Boppin'
2:15
82
Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington - The Essential Duke Ellington
3:14
83
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin'
3:03
84
Honeysuckle Rose
Django Reinhardt - Honeysuckle Rose
2:49
85
Straighten Up And Fly Right (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The Very Best Of Nat King Cole
2:24
86
Donna Lee
Charlie "Bird" Parker - The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes
2:32
87
I'm in the Mood for Love
James Moody - James Moody, Jazz Stars
2:48
88
On Green Dolphin Street (Album Version)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:49
89
Begin The Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
90
Footprints (Remastered)
Wayne Shorter - Blue Note Perfect Takes
7:31
91
Four On Six (Album Version) [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Percy Heath & Albert Heath]
Wes Montgomery feat. Tommy Flanagan, Percy Heath & Albert Heath - The Very Best Of Wes Montgomery
6:15
92
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Dinah Washington - The Very Best Of
2:32
93
Joy Spring
Various artists - Great Jazz Trumpets
6:53
94
Bumpin' On Sunset
Wes Montgomery - Verve Jazz Masters 14
4:52
95
Misty
Erroll Garner - The Original Misty
2:49
96
Ceora
Lee Morgan - Cornbread
6:23
97
Sugar
Stanley Turrentine - Sugar (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition - Original Recording Remastered)
10:03
98
Cristo Redentor (Remastered)
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective (Remastered / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
5:43
99
No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:57
100
Bouncin' With Bud (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1998)
Bud Powell - The Amazing Bud Powell: Vol. 1 (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
3:04