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Big Band Classics

Travel back in time with some of the best-loved big band tracks of all time.

24 songs (1 hour and 36 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra & Benny Goodman - The Essential Benny Goodman
8:43
2
Love And Kisses [feat. Chick Webb And His Orchestra]
Ella Fitzgerald feat. Chick Webb & His Orchestra - The Early Years - Part 1 (1935-1938)
3:18
3
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
4
Minnie the Moocher (Theme Song)
Cab Calloway & His Orchestra - Are You Hep To The Jive?
3:14
5
Old Rob Roy [feat. Ella Mae Morse]
Freddie Slack & His Orchestra feat. Ella Mae Morse - Freddie Slack - Best Of The Capitol Years
3:13
6
I'll Never Be the Same
Art Tatum, Lionel Hampton & Buddy Rich - Tatum/Hampton/Rich Trio (Bonus Track Version)
6:38
7
Exodus (Take 1)
Duke Pearson - Bags Groove
5:50
8
April In Paris
Count Basie & His Orchestra - April In Paris
3:48
9
So Rare
Jimmy Dorsey - Nothing But Number 1's of the 50's
2:41
10
Lonely Boy Blues (Original)
Jay McShann & His Orchestra - Your Birthday Present - Jay Mcshann & His Orchestra Plus Guests
2:19
11
Moanin'
Mingus Big Band - The Essential Mingus Big Band
8:58
12
Wire Brush Stomp (1999 - Remaster)
Gene Krupa - The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series
2:11
13
Four Or Five Times
Jimmie Lunceford & His Orchestra - The Decca Singles Vol. 1: 1934-1935
3:10
14
Two Hearts Carved on a Lonesome Pine (Remastered 2015)
Tommy Dorsey - Remastered Collection (All Tracks Remastered 2015)
3:08
15
Free for All
Artie Shaw - Free For All
3:14
16
Sometimes I'm Happy
Ray Anthony and His Orchestra - Arthur Murray Favorites - Fox Trots
3:13
17
Tallahassee
Mills Blue Rhythm Band - Mills Blue Rhythm Band: 1933-1936
2:35
18
Blowing The Blues Away
Billy Eckstine - Mr. B's Legendary Orchestra, Vol. 3
3:07
19
There's That Lonely Feeling Again
Randy Brooks & His Orchestra feat. Harry Prime - Lang-Worth Recordings 1945-1947, Vol. 2
3:56
20
St. James Infirmary
Jack Teagarden's Big Eight - Father Of Jazz Trombone
4:17
21
When a Woman Loves a Men
Sauter-Finegan Orchestra - The Very Best Of
2:41
22
Singin' the Blues
Lionel Hampton & His Orchestra - The Complete Victor Lionel Hampton Sessions, Vol. 2
2:54
23
The Girl and the Turk
The Kenny Clarke, Francy Boland Big Band - Volcano / Rue Chaptal (The Complete Live Recordings At Ronnie Scott's)
6:48
24
You're My Thrill (1990 Remastered)
Lena Horne, Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra & Charlie Barnet - Lena Horne Greatest Hits
3:17