TAKE A MUSICAL TRIP BACK IN TIME TO THE GLORIOUS 1920'S AND 1930'S

ALL OF THE SONGS REFERENCED IN

"THE FINEST HAT IN THE WHOLE WORLD"

ARE AVAILABLE FOR LISTENING ON YOU TUBE

 

HERE'S THE LIST

(please copy & paste links or highlight, right click and open link in new tab):

  • Someone To Watch Over Me
  • (Gerswin at Piano - Original Version): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B4QDsbucFxQ
  • (Ella Fitzgerald's Beautiful Version 1940's): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gDhF-PsDuCw
  • Sunday (Gene Goldkette and his Orchestra)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G5PbTO3jyos
  • Black Beauty (Duke Ellington)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YamCGSVWxX8
  • Chloe (The All Star Orchestra)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F-2IZGxhCkA
  • Nana (De Falla, Composer - modern version with Nadège Rochat & Rafael Aguirre)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iIJMc4BLaZI
  • Sing Me a Baby Song (any version, but the modern by Janet Klein is the best)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vDewWhjStpQ (Janet Klein 2004 version)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETAy9NwlalY (Ruth Etting 1927 version)
  • I Can't Give You Anything But Love (Annette Hanshaw 1928)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufBLTay2cjs
  • Judy Garland's 1963 version, in my opinion, is the best:
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ocdRiTT_dUM
  • Some of These Days (Sophie Tucker version)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijmpTlN3HRI
  • Whispering (Paul Whiteman and his Ambassador Orchestra version)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wuyPWGRgqII
  • April Showers (Al Jolson 1921 version)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9zQph-kfvs
  • Somebody Stole My Gal (Ted Weems and His Orchestra version)
  • https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpygRv9hw8I
  • Beautiful Dreamer
  • (guitar version) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QxD3ADXIelY
  • Cielo e Mar (Caruso  1902 & 1910 versions - I can't link either, but you can search it) 

Enjoy!