American popular song

Format: Music LP/Cassette 1984
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Noncirculating (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Music & Art - Audiovisual Reference Collection r RECORD AL 14276
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Music & Art - Audiovisual Reference Collection
Call Number  r RECORD AL 14276
Some of these days (Sophie Tucker)
Alexander's ragtime band (Bessie Smith)
Love a piano (Billy Murray)
They didn't believe me (Reed Miller, Grace Kerns)
April showers (Al Jolson)
After you've gone (Marion Harris)
I ain't got nobody ; The man I love (Marion Harris)
Fascinating rhythm (Fred Astaire, Adele Astaire)
Sweet Georgia Brown ; I can't give you anything but love (Ethel Waters)
My melancholy baby (Gene Austin)
Why was I born? (Helen Morgan)
Puttin' on the ritz (Fred Astaire)
If I had you ; Out of nowhere ; I'm through with love ; Brother, can you spare a dime? (Bing Crosby)
Street of dreams (Russ Columbo)
Georgia on my mind (Mildred Bailey)
Willow weep for me (Irene Taylor)
I gotta right to sing the blues (Benny Goodman & his quintet, Jack Teagarden)
Night and day ; Isn't this a lovely day? ; Cheek to cheek ; A fine romance ; They can't take that away from me (Fred Astaire)
I feel a song comin' on (Frances Langford)
Jeepers creepers (Louis Armstrong)
You go to my head ; More than you know (Billie Holiday)
Day in, day out (Helen Forrest)
Taking a chance on love (Helen Forrest, Benny Goodman & his orchestra)
Skylark (Helen Forrest)
Body and soul (Martha Raye)
Zing! went the strings of my heart (Judy Garland)
The nearness of you (Connee Boswell)
It never entered my mind (Shirley Ross)
I got it bad (Ivie Anderson)
Stormy weather ; As long as I live (Lena Horne)
Sweet Lorraine ; Embraceable you (Nat King Cole)
But not for me ; The boy next door (Judy Garland)
Something to remember you by (Dinah Shore)
Alone together (Jo Stafford)
Ev'ry time we say goodbye (Benny Goodman & his quintet, Peggy Mann)
I only have eyes for you (Frank Sinatra)
A cottage for sale (Billy Eckstine)
You are too beautiful (Dick Haymes)
They say it's wonderful (Perry Como)
I'll get by (Buddy Clark)
Little girl blue (Margaret Whiting)
Our love is here to stay (Gene Kelly)
By myself (Fred Astaire)
Get happy ; The man that got away (Judy Garland)
Hello young lovers (Mabel Mercer)
Dancing on the ceiling (Jeri Southern)
Easy living (Peggy Lee)
Sophisticated lady (Rosemary Clooney)
There will never be another you (Nat King Cole)
Star dust (Nat King Cole)
'S wonderful ; Autumn in New York (Sarah Vaughan)
What is this thing called love ; This can't be love ; How long has this been going on ; Blues in the night (Ella Fitzgerald)
Speak low ; Isn't it romantic ; Baltimore oriole (Carmen McRae)
I've got you under my skin ; I guess I'll have to change my plan (Frank Sinatra)
What'll I do (Johnny Mathis)
I'm beginning to see the light ; Come rain or come shine (Joe Williams)
Something's gotta give (Fred Astaire)
Nice work if you can get it ; When the sun comes out ; One morning in May (Mel TormeĢ)
You're driving me crazy (Kay Starr)
Just one of those things (Lena Horne)
You don't know what love is ; My future just passed (Teddi King)
Easy Street (Elaine Stritch)
My shining hour (Mabel Mercer)
Glad to be unhappy (Barbara Cook)
While we're young (Portia Nelson)
Nobody else but me (Bobby Short)
Supper time (Eileen Farrell)
All the things you are (Gordon MacRae)
Here's that rainy day (Frank Sinatra)
Last night when we were young ; A sleepin' bee ; My funny Valentine ; I'll be around ; Sometimes I'm happy (Tony Bennett)
Ac-cent-tchu-ate the positive (Aretha Franklin)
I get a kick out of you (Eileen Rodgers)
As time goes by (Peggy Lee)
Lush life (Nat King Cole)
Spring will be a little late this year (Leslie Uggams)
I'm old fashioned (Ella Fitzgerald)
Lazy afternoon (Sarah Vaughan)
Quiet night (Barbra Streisand)
September song (Frank Sinatra)
Too late now (Marilyn Maye)
Some other time (Barbara Cook).

Additional Information
Subjects Popular music -- United States.
Musicals -- Excerpts.
Publisher Washington, DC : New York City :Smithsonian Collection of Recordings ;1984
CBS Special Products,
Other Titles Six decades of songwriters and singers
Contributors Smithsonian Institution.
Participants/Performers Various performers, orchestras, and conductors.
Language English
Notes Chiefly popular songs, in part from musical comedies.
Detailed program notes, with biographies of the composers and performers (152 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.) laid in.
Description 7 audio discs : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in.
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