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100 Greatest Classic Jazz Songs

The absolute greatest songs from the golden age of jazz.

91 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
How High The Moon
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald
3:13
9
My Favorite Things
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
13:44
10
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - The Intouchables
2:53
11
Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan's Golden Hits
2:36
12
West End Blues
Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five - The Best of The Hot 5 & Hot 7 Recordings
3:18
13
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
14
Good Morning, Heartache
Billie Holiday - Priceless Jazz Sampler
3:10
15
In A Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
4:15
16
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
17
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday - Jazz
3:12
18
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:25
19
Cheek To Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Verve 60
5:55
20
St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy
8:50
21
Ornithology
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Ornithology
3:01
22
Blue Rondo à la Turk
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
6:43
23
Rhapsody in Blue
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra - George Gershwin goes Orchestral - Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris, and more!
17:57
24
Summertime
Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It
4:59
25
All of Me
Billie Holiday feat. Eddie Heywood & His Orchestra - Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia (1933-1944)
3:01
26
At Last
Etta James - At Last!
2:59
27
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra - King Of Swing
8:40
28
Stormy Weather
Bilie Holiday - Stormy Weather (20 Versions Performed By)
3:43
29
Skylark
Carmen McRae - Birds Of A Feather
3:00
30
Moon River (Album Version)
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Jazz Impressions Of Black Orpheus
5:18
31
All Blues
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
11:32
32
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
33
Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis - A trumpet vs. darkness (The leader & The side man)
11:03
34
The Girl From Ipanema (Single Version) [feat. Astrud Gilberto]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Astrud Gilberto - Getz / Gilberto
2:54
35
Milestones
Miles Davis - Milestones
5:42
36
Naima
John Coltrane - The Very Best Of John Coltrane
4:18
37
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Album Version)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Honor!
4:38
38
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Charles Mingus - Playlist: The Very Best Of Charles Mingus
4:59
39
Tea for Two
Anita O'Day, Gene Krupa & His Orchestra - The Great American Song Book
2:28
40
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman - John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman
5:30
41
Cantaloupe Island (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
5:34
42
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
43
Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Yardbird
2:36
44
Blue Train
John Coltrane - John Coltrane - Blue Train
10:40
45
Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk - The Best Of Thelonious Monk
2:57
46
Blue in Green
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
5:37
47
Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie - Odyssey 1945-1952
3:17
48
Flamenco Sketches (Alternate Take)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:31
49
There Will Never Be Another You (Digitally Remastered)
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Love Songs
3:01
50
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans
1:21
51
Moanin'
Art Blakey - Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
9:35
52
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body & Soul
3:02
53
Bye Bye Blackbird (Live)
John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
17:52
54
Monk's Dream (Take 8)
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
6:25
55
One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
3:03
56
Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Mood Indigo
5:00
57
Desafinado [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Pure Brazil II - The Boys From Ipanema - CD 1
3:56
58
Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - The Essential Duke Ellington
2:38
59
Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:23
60
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Jazz Profile: Duke Ellington
2:59
61
Fever
Peggy Lee - Things Are Swingin'
3:19
62
Linus And Lucy
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Peanuts Greatest Hits (Music From The TV Specials)
3:06
63
Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock - The Most Influential Jazz
7:54
64
Minor Swing
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli & Hot Club De France Quintet - The Best Of Django Reinhardt
3:16
65
Joshua
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:58
66
Dexterity
Paul Chamber, John Coltrane, Kenny Drew, Philly Joe Jones, Pepper Adams, Curtis Fuller - Chambers' Music
6:48
67
Someday My Prince Will Come
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come
9:02
68
The Sidewinder (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Lee Morgan - The Very Best
10:22
69
Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson - First Impulse: The Creed Taylor Collection 50th Anniversary
8:47
70
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - The Very Best
7:16
71
Tickle Toe (Album Version)
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
2:37
72
Red Clay
Freddie Hubd - New Colors
8:19
73
St. Thomas [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Doug Watkins & Max Roach]
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach - Saxophone Colossus
6:47
74
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:42
75
Twisted (Album Version)
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Everybody's Boppin'
2:15
76
Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington - The Essential Duke Ellington
3:14
77
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin'
3:03
78
Honeysuckle Rose
Django Reinhardt - Honeysuckle Rose
2:49
79
I'm in the Mood for Love
James Moody - James Moody, Jazz Stars
2:48
80
On Green Dolphin Street (Album Version)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:49
81
Begin The Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
82
Footprints (Remastered)
Wayne Shorter - Blue Note Perfect Takes
7:31
83
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
84
Joy Spring
Various artists - Great Jazz Trumpets
6:53
85
Bumpin' On Sunset
Wes Montgomery - Verve Jazz Masters 14
4:52
86
Misty
Erroll Garner - The Original Misty
2:49
87
Ceora
Lee Morgan - Cornbread
6:23
88
Sugar
Stanley Turrentine - Sugar (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition - Original Recording Remastered)
10:03
89
Cristo Redentor (Remastered)
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective (Remastered / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
5:43
90
No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:57
91
Bouncin' With Bud (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1998)
Bud Powell - The Amazing Bud Powell: Vol. 1 (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
3:04