Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 There Are Yanks
Major Glenn Miller & The Army Air Forces Overseas Orchestra 3:24
2 One O’Clock Jump
Count Basie & His Orchestra 4:08
3 Milkman, Keep Those Bottles Quiet
The Pied Pipers 2:22
4 Sentimental Journey
Les Brown and His Band of Renown 2:50
5 What Is This Thing Called Love?
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 3:13
6 Margie
Johnny Mercer 1:58
7 Tuxedo Junction
Erskine Hawkins and His Orchestra 5:44
8 It Had to Be You
Mildred Bailey 1:52
9 Somebody Stole My Gal
Benny Goodman and His Orchestra 3:27
10 Bless ’em All
Bing Crosby 2:36
11 No-Name Jive
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra 6:40
12 I’ll Walk Alone
Frank Sinatra 3:06
13 Daddy
Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra 2:50
14 Blue Champagne
Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra 2:22
15 I’ve Been Drafted (and Now I’m Drafting You)
Chuck Foster and His Orchestra 2:54
16 A Garden in the Rain
Blue Barron and His Orchestra 2:34
17 Put Your Arms Around Me Honey
Betty Grable 1:21
18 Moonlight on the Ganges
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 2:11
19 It Must Be Jelly, ’Cause Jam Don’t Shake Like That
Woody Herman and His Orchestra 3:28
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Over the Rainbow
Judy Garland 2:51
2 American Patrol
Shep Fields & His Orchestra 2:03
3 Blueberry Hill
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 2:34
4 I Couldn’t Sleep a Wink Last Night
Harry James & His Music Makers 2:46
5 Serenade in Blue
Charlie Spivak and His Orchestra 2:10
6 I’m Just Wild About Harry
Alice Faye & Louis Prima 1:49
7 Tico Tico
Ethel Smith 2:45
8 Avalon
Andy Kirk & His Clouds of Joy 4:10
9 As Time Goes By
Frances Langford 2:42
10 Bugle Call Rag
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra 3:11
11 Somebody Else Is Taking My Place
Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra 3:04
12 El Choclo
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 3:28
13 Lili Marlene
Vaughn Monroe 3:04
14 The Music Goes ’round and ’round
Clyde McCoy Orchestra 2:21
15 How High the Moon
Art Tatum 2:04
16 The G.I. Jive
Woody Herman and His Orchestra 3:17
17 Little Brown Jug
Glen Gray & the Casa Loma Orchestra 3:14
18 You Made Me Love You
Joe Reisman & His Orchestra 3:24
19 The Merry-Go-Round Broke Down
Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra 3:09
20 We Three
Johnny Messner and His Orchestra 2:58
21 Moonlight Serenade
The Major Glenn Miller Army Air Forces Overseas Orchestra conducted by Sgt. Jerry Gray 2:29
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Ac-cent-tuate the Positive
Martha Raye 1:54
2 Now Is the Hour
Horace Heidt and His Orchestra 2:18
3 All This and Heaven Too
Raymond Scott & His Orchestra 3:21
4 Begin the Beguine
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 2:51
5 I’m Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a Letter
Eddie Cantor 2:01
6 I May Be Wrong, but I Think You’re Wonderful
Judy Garland 2:09
7 The Hut Sut Song
Sammy Kaye & His Orchestra 2:34
8 In the Mood
The Major Glenn Miller Army Air Forces Overseas Orchestra conducted by Sgt. Jerry Gray 3:06
9 Till the End of Time
Freddy Martin and His Orchestra 3:07
10 Whistle While You Work
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra 3:00
11 Baby Won’t You Please Come Home?
Count Basie & His Orchestra 1:49
12 Twilight Time
Hal McIntyre & His Orchestra 2:54
13 Together
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 2:58
14 Swingin’ on a Star
Frank Sinatra 2:34
15 Hawaiian War Chant
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:09
16 Shoo Shoo Baby
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 3:30
17 By the River Sainte Marie
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra 3:12
18 Candy
Art Kassel and His Orchestra 2:16
19 Plano Concerto in B‐flat minor
Freddy Martin and His Orchestra 2:54
20 I’m Stepping Out With a Memory Tonight
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 2:45
21 Some of These Days
Sophie Tucker 2:07
22 I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
Les Brown and His Band of Renown 2:04
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 There’ll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town of Berlin
Woody Herman and His Orchestra 2:50
2 Rockin’ Chair
Alvino Rey & His Orchestra 2:40
3 Take the “A” Train
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra 3:03
4 Just for a Thrill
Jimmy Dorsey & His Orchestra 3:41
5 Your Feet’s Too Big
Fats Waller 1:41
6 All of Me
Harry James & His Music Makers 2:40
7 Bell Bottom Trousers
Art Kassel and His “Kassels‐in‐the‐Air” Orchestra 2:39
8 Jumpin’ at the Woodside
Count Basie & His Orchestra 3:41
9 The Lady in Red
Stan Kenton and His Orchestra 2:41
10 Sweet Georgia Brown
Benny Goodman Quintet 3:44
11 To Each His Own
Eddy Howard & His Orchestra 2:30
12 Jersey Bounce
Ozzie Nelson and His Orchestra 1:54
13 Mexicali Rose
Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 2:58
14 Flat Foot Floogie
Bunny Berigan and His Orchestra 3:46
15 Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone
Mildred Bailey 1:44
16 Oranges and Lemons
The Major Glenn Miller Army Air Forces Overseas Orchestra conducted by Sgt. Jerry Gray 4:35
17 Don’t Get Around Much Anymore
Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 2:25
18 Mairzy Doats
Raymond Scott & His Orchestra 2:30
19 I’ll Get By
Bing Crosby 2:28
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Dipsy Doodle
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra 3:07
2 Body and Soul
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:03
3 Cuddle Up a Little Closer
Betty Grable 2:15
4 Blues in the Night
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra 5:13
5 Gotta Be This or That
George Paxton & His Orchestra 3:06
6 Cherokee
Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra 4:35
7 This Love of Mine
Bob Crosby and His Orchestra 2:52
8 It’s Been So Long
Harry James & His Music Makers 3:15
9 I’ll Follow My Secret Heart
Carmen Cavallaro and His Orchestra 2:12
10 Homesick, That’s All
The Major Glenn Miller Army Air Forces Overseas Orchestra conducted by Sgt. Jerry Gray 2:01
11 I’ll Be With You in Apple Blossom Time
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 2:57
12 Maria Elena
Blue Barron and His Orchestra 3:24
13 Button Up Your Overcoat
Johnny Mercer 2:34
14 Music, Maestro, Please
Dick Jurgens and His Orchestra 3:00
15 Shoofly Pie and Apple Pan Dowdy
Henry Busse Orchestra 2:33
16 I’ll Buy That Dream
Eddie Miller and his Orchestra 3:03
17 Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Horace Heidt and His Orchestra 2:29
18 Stardust
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra 3:44
19 I’ll Be Seeing You
Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra 1:41

Credits

CD 3

writer:
Herb Magidson (track 20)
Allie Wrubel (track 20)
recording of: