Music Appreciation

Jazz and Swing Listening Links

"Summertime"; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals, Louis Armstrong, trumpet; song by George Gershwin
"My Favorite Things", John Coltrane, saxophone; improvised from the song by Rodgers and Hammerstein
"Fly me to the Moon", Frank Sinatra, vocals; song by Bart Howard
"A Night in Tunisia", Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, Charlie Parker, saxophone; by Dizzy Gillespie
"Take the A Train", Duke Ellington, piano; by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn
"I'll Be Seeing You", Bilie Holiday, vocals; song by Fain and Kahal
"Sing, Sing, Sing", Benny Goodman, clarinet; improvised from the song by Louis Primal


"Summertime"; Ella Fitzgerald, vocals, Louis Armstrong, trumpet; song by George Gershwin link

"My Favorite Things", John Coltrane, saxophone; improvised from the song by Rodgers and Hammerstein link

"Fly me to the Moon", Frank Sinatra, vocals; song by Bart Howard link

A Night in Tunisia", Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet, Charlie Parker, saxophone; by Dizzy Gillespie link

"Take the A Train", Duke Ellington, piano; by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn link

"I'll Be Seeing You", Bilie Holiday, vocals; song by Fain and Kahal link

"Sing, Sing, Sing", Benny Goodman, clarinet; improvised from the song by Louis Primal link link