Mary Lou Williams
Show Playlist
Song Performer(s) Album/CD and
Catalog Number

"Bearcat Shuffle"

Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk

Mary's Idea, Dcca Jazz (GRD 622)

"N.M.E. (aka Musical Express)"

Mary Lou Williams with Don Byas

Mary Lou Williams Trio featuring Don Byas, On Vogue, Vogue (74321115052)

"Play It Momma"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Zoning, Smithsonian Foikways (SF 40811)

"Aries"

Mary Lou Williams with Al Lucas

Zodiac Suite, Smithsonian Folkways (SF 40811)

"The Lady Who Swings The Band"

Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk

Mary's Idea, Decca Jazz (GRD 622)

"Midnight Stomp"

Mary Lou Williams with Jeanette's Synco-Jazzers

Mary Lou Williams 1927-1940, Classics (630)

"Clean Pickin'"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams 1927-1940, Classics (630)

"Steppin' Pretty"

Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk

Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy 1936-1937, Classics (573)

"Overhand (New Foggy Bottom)"

Mary Lou Williams

Mary Lou Williams 1927-1940 Classics (630)

"All Blues"

Mary Lou Williams with Brian Torff

Live at the Cookery/i>, Chiaroscuro (CR(D) 146)

"Big Jim Blues"

Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk

Big Band Jazz (Vol. II), Smithsonian Collection (RD 030-2)

"Walkin' & Swingin'"

Mary Lou Williams with Andy Kirk

Mary's Idea, Decca Jazz (GRD 622)

"Wat's Your Story, Morning Glory"

Jimmie Lunceford

Rhythm Is Our Business, ASV/Living Era (AJA 5091)

"Lullaby of the Leaves"

Mary Lou Williams Sextet

Mary Lou Williams -- The Asch Recordings 1944-1947, Folkways (FA 2966)

"Waltz Boogie"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Modern Jazz Piano: Four Views, RCA Camden (384)

"Virgo"

Mary Lou Williams with Al Lucas

Zodiac Suite, Smithsonian Folkways (SF 40810)

"Aries"

Mary Lou Williams with Al Lucas

Zodiac Suite, Smithsonian Folkways (SF 40810)

"Hesitation Boogie"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

The Women: Classic Female Jazz Artists 1939-1952, Bluebird (BMG 6755-2-RB)

"Musical Express"

Mary Lou Williams Quartet

Jazz Piano: 16 Classics From the Esquire Label, Carlton Home Entertainment Ltd. (303062)

"Lady Be Good"

Mary Lou Williams Quintet

Mary Lou Williams --The Asch Recordings 1944-1947, Folkways (FA 2966)

"Hackensack"

Thelonious Monk

Monk, Prestige (OJCCD 016-2)

"In the Land of Oo-Bla-Dee"

Mary Lou Williams Orchestra with Kenny Hagood

Mary Lou Williams - Her Progressive Piano Stylings, King (295-85)

"In The Land of Oo-Bla-Dee"

Dizzy Gillespie

The Complete RCA Victor Recordings, RCA Bluebird (07863-66528-2)

"Nicole"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Jazz Piano, Vol II, Smithsonian Collection (RD 039)

"My Blue Heaven"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Mary Lou Williams Presents Black Christ of the Andes, Mary Records/Folkways (M102)

"Praise The Lord"

Mary Lou Williams

Mary Lou's Mass, Mary Records/Folkways (M102)

"Our Father"

Mary Lou Williams with Carline Ray

Mary Lou's Mass, Mary Records/Folkways (M102)

"Good Ole Boogie"

Mary Lou Williams with Cecil Taylor

Embraced, Pablo Live (PACD 2620-108-2)

"Just You, Just Me"

Mary Lou Williams Trio with Don Byas

Mary Lou Williams Trio featuring Don Byas on Vogue, Vogue (743211115052)

"Boogie Misteerioso"

Mary Lou Williams' Girl Stars

The Women: Classic Female Jazz Artists 1939-1952, Bluebird (BMG 6755-2 RB)

"Gloria"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Zoning, Smithsonian/Folkways (SF 40811)

"Lullaby of the Leaves"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Lady Piano, Blackbird

"Roll 'Em"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

The First Lady of the Piano, Giants of Jazz (CD 53180)