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100 Greatest Classic Jazz Songs

The absolute greatest songs from the golden age of jazz.

99 songs (9 hours and 0 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 - Billie Holiday And Tony Scott Orchestra
3:59
9
Stardust (Remastered 2005)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
3:15
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 - The Intouchables
2:53
13
Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan's Golden Hits
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 - Priceless Jazz Sampler
3:10
17
In A Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
4:15
18
A Night in Tunisia
Dizzy Gillespie - Big Band Dance Music: 30 Classic Songs of the 1940s and 1950s
9:38
19
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
20
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra - Jazz
3:12
21
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:25
22
Mona Lisa (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
3:16
23
Cheek To Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Verve 60
5:55
24
Koko
Charlie "Bird" Parker - Best Of The Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings
2:56
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
Rhapsody in Blue
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra - George Gershwin goes Orchestral - Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris, and more!
17:57
29
Summertime
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It
4:59
30
All of Me
Billie Holiday feat. Eddie Heywood & His Orchestra - Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia (1933-1944)
3:01
31
At Last
Etta James - At Last!
2:59
32
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra - King Of Swing
8:40
33
Stormy Weather
Bilie Holiday - Stormy Weather (20 Versions Performed By)
3:43
34
Skylark
Carmen McRae - Birds Of A Feather
3:00
35
Moon River (Album Version)
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Jazz Impressions Of Black Orpheus
5:18
36
All Blues
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
11:32
37
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
38
Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis - A trumpet vs. darkness (The leader & The side man)
11:03
39
The Girl From Ipanema (Single Version) [feat. Astrud Gilberto]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Astrud Gilberto - Getz / Gilberto
2:54
40
Milestones
Miles Davis - Milestones
5:42
41
Naima
John Coltrane - The Very Best Of John Coltrane
4:18
42
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Album Version)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Honor!
4:38
43
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Charles Mingus - Playlist: The Very Best Of Charles Mingus
4:59
44
Tea for Two
Anita O'Day, Gene Krupa & His Orchestra - The Great American Song Book
2:28
45
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman - John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman
5:30
46
Cantaloupe Island (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
5:34
47
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
48
Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Yardbird
2:36
49
Blue Train
John Coltrane - John Coltrane - Blue Train
10:40
50
Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk - The Best Of Thelonious Monk
2:57
51
Blue in Green
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
5:37
52
Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie - The Best of Dizzy Gillespie
3:21
53
Flamenco Sketches (Alternate Take)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:31
54
There Will Never Be Another You (Digitally Remastered)
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Love Songs
3:01
55
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans
1:21
56
Moanin'
Art Blakey - Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
9:35
57
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body & Soul
3:02
58
Bye Bye Blackbird (Live)
John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
17:52
59
Monk's Dream (Take 8)
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
6:25
60
One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
3:03
61
Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Mood Indigo
5:00
62
Desafinado [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Pure Brazil II - The Boys From Ipanema - CD 1
3:56
63
Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - The Essential Duke Ellington
2:38
64
Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:23
65
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Jazz Profile: Duke Ellington
2:59
66
Fever
Peggy Lee - Things Are Swingin'
3:19
67
Linus And Lucy
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Peanuts Greatest Hits (Music From The TV Specials)
3:06
68
Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock - The Most Influential Jazz
7:54
69
Minor Swing
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli & Hot Club De France Quintet - The Best Of Django Reinhardt
3:16
70
Joshua
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:58
71
Dexterity (Remastered) [feat. John Coltrane]
Paul Chambers feat. John Coltrane - The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series (Remastered)
6:46
72
Someday My Prince Will Come
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come
9:02
73
The Sidewinder (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Lee Morgan - The Very Best
10:22
74
Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson - First Impulse: The Creed Taylor Collection 50th Anniversary
8:47
75
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - The Very Best
7:16
76
Tickle Toe (Album Version)
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
2:37
77
Red Clay
Freddie Hubd - New Colors
8:19
78
St. Thomas [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Doug Watkins & Max Roach]
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach - Saxophone Colossus
6:47
79
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:42
80
Twisted (Album Version)
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Everybody's Boppin'
2:15
81
Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington - The Essential Duke Ellington
3:14
82
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin'
3:03
83
Honeysuckle Rose
Django Reinhardt - Honeysuckle Rose
2:49
84
Straighten Up And Fly Right (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
2:27
85
Donna Lee
Charlie "Bird" Parker - The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes
2:34
86
I'm in the Mood for Love
James Moody - James Moody, Jazz Stars
2:48
87
On Green Dolphin Street (Album Version)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:49
88
Begin The Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
89
Footprints (Remastered)
Wayne Shorter - Blue Note Perfect Takes
7:31
90
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
91
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss D
2:29
92
Joy Spring
Various artists - Great Jazz Trumpets
6:53
93
Bumpin' On Sunset
Wes Montgomery - Verve Jazz Masters 14
4:52
94
Misty
Erroll Garner - The Original Misty
2:49
95
Ceora
Lee Morgan - Cornbread
6:23
96
Sugar
Stanley Turrentine - Sugar (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition - Original Recording Remastered)
10:03
97
Cristo Redentor (Remastered)
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective (Remastered / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
5:43
98
No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:57
99
Bouncin' With Bud (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1998)
Bud Powell - The Amazing Bud Powell: Vol. 1 (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
3:04