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100 Greatest Classic Jazz Songs

The absolute greatest songs from the golden age of jazz.

97 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
My Favorite Things
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
13:44
11
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - The Intouchables
2:53
12
Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)
Sarah Vaughan - Sarah Vaughan's Golden Hits
2:36
13
West End Blues
Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five - The Best of The Hot 5 & Hot 7 Recordings
3:18
14
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
15
Good Morning, Heartache
Billie Holiday - Honor!
3:07
16
In A Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
4:15
17
A Night in Tunisia
Dizzy Gillespie - Big Band Dance Music: 30 Classic Songs of the 1940s and 1950s
9:38
18
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
19
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra - Jazz
3:12
20
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:25
21
Mona Lisa (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
3:16
22
Cheek To Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Verve 60
5:55
23
Koko
Charlie "Bird" Parker - Best Of The Complete Savoy & Dial Studio Recordings
2:56
24
St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy
8:50
25
Ornithology
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Ornithology
3:01
26
Blue Rondo À La Turk
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
6:43
27
Dream a Little Dream of Me
Ella Fitzgerald - 100 Ella Fitzgerald
3:05
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
Skylark
Carmen McRae - Birds Of A Feather
3:00
34
Moon River
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Jazz Impressions Of Black Orpheus
5:18
35
All Blues
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
11:32
36
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
37
Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis - A trumpet vs. darkness (The leader & The side man)
11:03
38
The Girl From Ipanema (Single Version) [feat. Astrud Gilberto]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Astrud Gilberto - Getz / Gilberto
2:54
39
Milestones
Miles Davis - Milestones
5:42
40
Naima
John Coltrane - The Very Best Of John Coltrane
4:18
41
They Can't Take That Away From Me (Album Version)
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Honor!
4:38
42
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Charles Mingus - Playlist: The Very Best Of Charles Mingus
4:59
43
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman - John Coltrane And Johnny Hartman
5:30
44
Cantaloupe Island (Remastered 1999 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Expanded Edition)
5:34
45
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
46
Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Yardbird
2:36
47
Blue Train
John Coltrane - John Coltrane - Blue Train
10:40
48
Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk - The Best Of Thelonious Monk
2:57
49
Blue In Green
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
5:37
50
Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie - The Most Important Recordings of Dizzy Gillespie, Pt. 1
3:13
51
Flamenco Sketches (Alternate Take)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:31
52
There Will Never Be Another You (Digitally Remastered)
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Love Songs
3:01
53
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans
1:21
54
Moanin'
Ray Charles - Genius + Soul = Jazz
3:18
55
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body & Soul
3:02
56
Bye Bye Blackbird (Live)
John Coltrane - Bye Bye Blackbird
17:52
57
Monk's Dream (Take 8)
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
6:25
58
One O'Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
3:03
59
Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Mood Indigo
5:00
60
Desafinado [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Pure Brazil II - The Boys From Ipanema - CD 1
3:56
61
Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - The Essential Duke Ellington
2:38
62
Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:23
63
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Jazz Profile: Duke Ellington
2:59
64
Fever
Peggy Lee - Things Are Swingin'
3:19
65
Linus And Lucy
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Peanuts Greatest Hits (Music From The TV Specials)
3:06
66
Maiden Voyage
Herbie Hancock - The Most Influential Jazz
7:54
67
Minor Swing
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli & Hot Club De France Quintet - The Best Of Django Reinhardt
3:16
68
Joshua
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:58
69
Dexterity (Remastered) [feat. John Coltrane]
Paul Chambers feat. John Coltrane - The Capitol Vaults Jazz Series (Remastered)
6:46
70
Someday My Prince Will Come
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come
9:02
71
The Sidewinder (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition) [Explicit]
Lee Morgan - The Very Best
10:22
72
Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson - First Impulse: The Creed Taylor Collection 50th Anniversary
8:47
73
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - The Very Best
7:16
74
Tickle Toe (Album Version)
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
2:37
75
Red Clay
Freddie Hubd - New Colors
8:19
76
St. Thomas
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach - Saxophone Colossus
6:47
77
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:44
78
Twisted (Album Version)
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Everybody's Boppin'
2:15
79
Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington - The Essential Duke Ellington
3:14
80
Ain’t Misbehavin’
Fats Waller - Ain't Misbehavin'
3:03
81
Honeysuckle Rose
Django Reinhardt - Honeysuckle Rose
2:49
82
Straighten Up And Fly Right (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
2:27
83
Donna Lee
Charlie "Bird" Parker - The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes
2:34
84
I'm In the Mood for Love
James Moody - Body and Soul
2:48
85
On Green Dolphin Street
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:49
86
Begin The Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
87
Footprints (Remastered)
Wayne Shorter - Blue Note Perfect Takes
7:31
88
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
89
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Dinah Washington - After Hours With Miss D
2:29
90
Joy Spring
Various artists - Great Jazz Trumpets
6:53
91
Bumpin' On Sunset
Wes Montgomery - Verve Jazz Masters 14
4:52
92
Misty
Erroll Garner - The Original Misty
2:49
93
Ceora
Lee Morgan - Cornbread
6:23
94
Sugar
Stanley Turrentine - Sugar (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition - Original Recording Remastered)
10:03
95
Cristo Redentor (Remastered)
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective (Remastered / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
5:43
96
No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:57
97
Bouncin' With Bud (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1998)
Bud Powell - The Amazing Bud Powell: Vol. 1 (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
3:04