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Swingin': Big Band Swing and Jazz from the 1930s and 1940s

Various Artists
Swingin': Big Band Swing and Jazz from the 1930s and 1940s

This collection captures the freshness and excitement of the first years of swing, as bands grew larger and arrangers worked to find a balance between melody and rhythm. From Gene Krupa and his Chicagoans to Paul Whiteman and his Orchestra, these delightful performances present the hot style of the 1930s and 1940s.

Track Listing

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Break it Down Frankie Trumbauer and His Orchestra 2:54
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102
Darktown Strutter's Ball Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra 2:53
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103
Farewell Blues Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra 3:14
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104
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Phil Harris and His Orchestra 3:12
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105
Business in "F" Gene Kardos and His Orchestra 3:00
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106
Ocean Motion Pete Brown and His Jump Band 3:10
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107
New Orleans Parade Ray McKinley's Jazz Band 2:55
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108
Love in the First Degree Ray McKinley's Jazz Band 2:55
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Barnyard Cakewalk Bobby Byrne and His Orchestra 2:48
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202
How Many Times Bobby Byrne and His Orchestra 2:56
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203
Go Joe Go Phil Napoleon and His Orchestra 2:57
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204
Tempo Di Jump Pete Brown and His Jump Band 2:39
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205
Eight Bars in Search of a Melody Hudson-DeLange Orchestra 3:06
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206
The Last Round-up Gene Krupa and His Chicagoans 2:45
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207
Boston Tea Party Chicago Rhythm Kings 2:24
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208
Sailor Man Rhythm Frank Tanner 2:18

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