The Standards
Show Playlist
Song Performer(s) Album/CD and
Catalog Number

"S' Wonderful"

Anita O'Day

Anita Sings the Most, Verve (829 577-2)

"A Fine Romance"

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Jerome Kern Songbook, Verve (MGV 4060)

"Lush Life"

Nat King Cole

Lush Life, Capitol (07777 80595 2 3)

"Someone to Watch Over Me"

Etta Jones

Reverse the Charges, Muse (MCD-5474)

"In a Sentimental Mood"

Roberta Flack

Roberta Flack, Atlantic (82597-2)

"Cheek to Cheek"

Ella Fitzgerald

Verve's Grammy Winners, Verve (314 521 485-2)


Frank Sinatra

The Very Best of Frank Sinatra, Reprise (9 46589-2)

"Don't Get Around Much Anymore"

Willie Nelson

Stardust, Columbia/Legacy (CK65946)

"Do Nuthin' Til You Hear From Me"

Al Hibbler

Al Hibbler: Starring Al Hibbler, Here's Hibbler, Jasmine Records (JASCD 605)

"Livery Stable Blues"

The Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Ken Burn's JAZZ, Columbia/Legacy (C5K61432)

"Body & Soul"

Coleman Hawkins

Ken Burn's JAZZ, Columbia/Legacy (C5K61432)

"Body & Soul"

Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday Sings Standards, Verve Jazz Masters 47, Verve (314 527 650-2)

"Embraceable You"

Nat King Cole

George Gershwin: American Songbook Series, Smithsonian Collection (RD 048-2-A23165)

"Night and Day"

Frank Sinatra

Classic Sinatra, Capitol (CDP 7243 5 23502 2 3)

"Love For Sale"

Aretha Franklin

Jazz to Soul, Columbia/Legacy (C2K 48515)

"Just Friends"

Charlie Parker

Charlie Parker with Strings, Verve (314 523 984-2)

"West End Blues"

Louis Armstrong

Ken Burns' JAZZ, Columbia/Legacy (C5K 61432)

"Let's Misbehave"

Irving Aaronson and His Commanders

Nipper's Greatest Hits in the 20s, RCA (2258-2-R)

"A Kiss to Build a Dream On"

Louis Armstrong

The Jazzz Collectors Edition, Louis Armstrong, Laserlight (15700)

"Don't Explain"

Billie Holiday

The Billie Holiday Songbook, Verve (823 246 2)

"Don't Explain"

Regina Carter

Regina Carter, Atlantic (82750)

"But Beautiful"

Houston Person

My Romance, HighNote (HCD 7033)

"Let's Face the Music and Dance"

Fred Astaire

Let's Face the Music and Dance Centenary Issue, ASV (CD AJA 5123)

"My Funny Valentine"

Houston Person

In a Sentimental Mood, HighNote (HCD 7060)

"My Funny Valentine"

Ernestine Anderson

How and Then, Qwest (249-2)

"My Funny Valentine"

Michael Feinstein

Romance on Film, Romance on Broadway, Concord Jazz ((CCD-2 4901-2)

"My Funny Valentine"

Sarah Vaughan

Jazz Masters 18, Verve (314 518 199-2)

"My Funny Valentine"

Johnny Hartman

Johnny Hartman for Trane, Blue Note (CDP 7243 8 35346 2 3)

"My Funny Valentine"

Carmen McCrae

Don't Misunderstand, Jazz Time (JTM 8134)

"I Only Have Eyes For You"

Peggy Lee

Complete Peggy Lee & June Christy Capitol Transcription Sessions, Mosaic (5-184)

"I Only Have Eyes For You"

Erroll Garner

Magician & Gershwin and Kern, Telarc (83337)

"I Only Have Eyes For You"

Coleman Hawkins

Cattin' at Keynote, Proper (1154)

"I Only Have Eyes For You"

Betty Carter

Finally, Roulette (B2-795333)

"I Only Have Eyes For You"

Lester Bowie's Brass Fantasy

I Only Have Eyes For You, ECM (825902-2)

"One Note Samba"

Antonio Carlos Jobim

The Antonio Carlos Jobim Songbook, Verve (314 525 472-2)

"Girl From Ipanema"

Stan Getz & Antonio Carlos Jobim

Getz/Gilberto, Verve (413 521 414-2)

"Send In the Clowns"

Sarah Vaughan

Send In the Clowns, Pablo (PACD-2312-130-2)

"What Are You Dong the Rest of Your Life?"

Bill Evans

Half Moon Bay, Milestone (MCD-9282-2)

"How Do You Keep the Music Playing?"

Tony Bennett

The Ultimate Tony Bennett, Columbia/Legacy (CK 63570)


The Beatles

The Beatles, Capitol (CDP 07777 7 97039 2 0)



N'Sync Celebrity, Jive (01241-41758-2)

"Scentless Apprentice"


In Utero, Geffen (DGCD-24607)



The Immaculate Collection, Sire (9-26440-2)

"Get on the Goodfoot"

James Brown

Star Time, Polydor (849 122-2)

"Check The Rhime"

A Tribe Called Quest

The Low End Theory, Jive (1418-2-J)

"Norwegian Wood"

Carol Sloane

Love You Madly, Contemporary Records (CCD-14049-2)

"You Are the Sunshine of My Life"

Carmen McRae

Miss Jazz, Groove Merchant (CD 2625022)

"Sister Moon"

Ernestine Anderson

Blues, Dues, & Love News, Qwest (45900-2)

"Just The Way You Are"

Freddie Cole

Love Makes the Changes, Fantasy (FCD-9681-2)

"Inner City Bluese"

Carla Cook

It's All About Love, MaxJazz (MXJ 106)

"Make It Easy On Yourself"

LaVerne Butler

A Foolish Thing To Do, MaxJazz (MXJ 113)

"Let's Fall in Love"

Diana Krall

When I Look in Your Eyes, Verve (IMPD-304)

"Blue Skies"

Ella Fitzgerald

Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Song, Verve (314 517 989-2)