20 January 2016

Post 377: TUNES N - R



I have spent hours collecting titles of tunes commonly played by traditional jazz bands. Here's the next batch - titles from N to R.

Nagasaki
Harry Warren and Mort Dixon
1928
Navigation Pull, The
Ralph Hunt
2012
Nearer my God to Thee
Lowell Mason (m) and Sarah F. Adams (w - 1841)
1856
Need a Little Sugar in my Bowl
Dally Small, J. Tim Brymn, C Williams
1931
New Orleans
Carmichael
1932
New Orleans Bump
Jelly Roll Morton
1929
New Orleans Function
Trad

New Orleans Shuffle
Bill Whitmore
1925
New Orleans Stomp
Lil Hardin & Louis Armstrong
1924
New Orleans Wiggle
Piron & Bocage
1923
Nice Cup of Tea
Henry Sullivan (m) and A.P.Herbert (w)
?1947
Nice Work if you can get it
Gershwin & Gershwin
1937
Nigel's Dream
Night and Day
Shaye Cohn
Cole Porter
2015
1932
Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Eric Maschwitz & Sherwin
1940
Nineteen Nineteen March
Anon
?1890s
No Moon At All
Redd Evans (w) and Dave Mann (m)
1949
No Particular Place to Go
Chuck Berry
1964
Nobody Knows the Trouble I’ve Seen
Trad

Nobody Knows the Way I Feel This Morning
Tom & Pearl Delaney
1924
Nobody Knows You When You’re Down and Out
Jimmy Cox
1923
Nobody's Sweetheart Now
Kahn, Erdman, Meyers & Schoebel
1924
Now is the Hour
Clement Scott, Maewa Kaihau
1913
Nuages
Reinhardt
1940
Object of My Affection
Grier & Tomlin & Poe
1934
Octopus's Garden
Richard Starkey
1969
Of All the Wrongs You’ve
Smith & Dowell & Payton
1924
Oh!
Byron Gay & Arnold Johnson
1919
Oh Baby (Donaldson)
Donaldson & DeSylva
1923
Oh Baby (Murphy)
Owen Murphy
1928
Oh Daddy
Will Russell & Ed Herbert
1921
Oh Didn’t He Ramble
J R Johnson & Cole
1902
Oh How I Miss You Tonight
Benny Davis, Joe Burke, Mark Fisher.
1925
Oh How We Danced on the Night We Were Wed
Al Jolson & Saul Chaplin
1946
Oh Johnny Oh
Abe Olman (m) & Ed Rose (w)
1917
Oh Monah
Ted Weems (m) and 'Country' Washburn (w)
1931
Oh Sister Ain’t That Hot
Donaldson and White
1923
Oh You Beautiful Doll
A. Seymour Brown & Nat D. Ayer
1911
Old Age Blues
Jess Williams (m) & Pete Curtis (w)
1921
Old Man Mose
Armstrong & Randolph
1935
Old Man River
Oscar Hammerstein (w) & Jerome Kern (m)
1927
Old Miss Rag
Handy
1915
Old Red (aka New Old Red)
Blind Boy Fuller

Old Rocking Chair
Hoagy Carmichael
1929
Old Rugged Cross
Rev George Bennard
1913
Old Spinning Wheel
Billy Hill (Geo Brown) (w & m)
1933
Old Stack o' Lee Blues
Trad from about 1897
1897
Old Time Religion
Trad
Pre-1937
Old Fashioned Love
J P Johnson & Mack
1923
Olga
Dave Nelson and Joe Oliver
1930
Once in a While
W H Butler
1927
On a Coconut Island
Robert Alexander Anderson
1936
On a Slow Boat to China
Frank Loesser
1948
On Green Dolphin Street
Bronislau Kaper
1947
On Revival Day
Razaf
1930
On the Road to Home Sweet Home
Van Alstyne & Kahn
1914
On the Sunny Side of the Street
Dorothy Fields & Jimmy McHugh
1930
On Top of Old Smoky
Trad
(?) C19th
On Treasure Island
Burk & Leslie
1935
Once in a While
Green & Edwards
1937
One I Love Belongs to Sm E
Isham Jones (m) & Gus Kahn (w)
1924
One Sweet Letter from You
Harry Warren & Lew Brown
1927
Onions (Les Oignons)
Bechet
1947
Only a Look
Virginia Marshall & Anne Shepherd
1948
Oriental Jazz (a.k.a. Soudan, a.k.a. Oriental Rag)
Gabriel Sebek
1902
Oriental Man
Blythe
1927
Oriental Strut
Johnny St. Cyr
1926
Original Dixieland One-Step
La Rocca & J R Robinson & Crandall
1912
Ory’s Creole Trombone
Edward ‘Kid’ Ory
1921
Ostrich Walk
La Rocca & Shields
1917
Our Day Will Come
Mort Garson and Bob Hilliard
1963
Our Love is Here to Stay
George and Ira Gershwin
1938
Out of Nowhere
Edward Heyman & John Green
1930
Over in the Gloryland
James Acuff & Emmett Dean
1920
Over the Waves
Rosas
1885
Owl Call Blues
Shaye Cohn (m) and Erika Lewis (w)
2014
Pacific Rim Stomp
Dick Winfrey & Phil Boutelje
1922
Pack Up Your Troubles
Asaf & Powell
1940
Paddlin’ Madeline Home
Harry Woods
1925
Pagan Love Song
Nacio Herb Brown & Arthur Freed
1929
Painting the Clouds with Sunshine
Al Dubin (w) Joe Burke (m)
1929
Panama Rag
William H Tyers
1911
Panic is On, The
Fats Waller, Bert Clarke, Winston Tharp, George Scrimmage
1935
Papa De Da Da
Williams and Williams
1925
Papa Dip
Hardin & Armstrong
1926
Papa's Got Your Bathwater On
Hattie Hart
1930
Paper Doll
Johnny S Black
1915
Paper Roses
Janice Torre (w) & Fred Spielman
1930
Party’s Over
Styne & Comden & Green
1956
Pasadena
Grant Clarke, Edgar Leslie & Harry Warren
1923
Pass Me Not O Gentle Saviour
William H. Doane (m) & Francis J. Crosby (w)
1870
Peace in the Valley
Thomas A. Dorsey
1939
Peanut Vendor
Moises Simons (m) & Marion Sunshine & W. Wolfe Gilbert (w)
1931
Pearls, The
Jelly Roll Morton
1919
Peg o’ My Heart
Fred Fisher (mus) & Alfred Bryan (w)
1913
Pennies from Heaven
Burke and Johnston
1936
People Get Ready
Curtis Mayfield
1965
Percolatin' Blues
Lemuel Fowler
1925
Perdido
Juan Tizol (m), Harry Lenk, Ervin Drake
1942
Perdido Street Blues
Lil Hardin Armstrong
1926
Petite Fleur
Sidney Bechet & Bonifay
1952
Please
Ralph Rainger (m) and Leo Robin (w)
1932
Please Don't Talk About Me
Sidney Clare & Sam Stept
1930
Polka Dots and Moonbeams
Johnny Burke amd James Van Heusen
1940
Poor Butterfly
Hubble and Golden
1916
Poor Old Joe (Old Black Joe)
Stephen Foster
1853
Porter’s Love Song to a Chambermaid
J.P.Johnson & Andy Razaf
1932
Postage Stomp
Sam Goble and Vic Johnston
1930
Postman Pat
Bryan Daly (w & m)
1982
Postman’s Lament
? Johnny Wiggs
1950
Potato Head Blues
Armstrong
1927
Preacher, The
Horace Silver
1959
Pretty Audrey
Louis Dumaine and Morris Rouse
1927
Pretty Baby
Egbert van Alstyne, Gus Kahn, Tony Jackson
1916
Prisoner of Love
Colombo, Robin, Gaskill
1931
Promenade aux Champs Elysees
Sidney Bechet
1951
PS I Love You
Gordon Jenkins (m) & Johnny Mercer (w)
1934
Puffin
Florence Page Jaques (w, 1942) & Kevin Stannard (m, 2002)
2002
Put 'Em Down Blues
Eloise J. Bennett
1927
Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet
Stanley Murphy & Percy Wenrich
1909
Puttin’ on the Ritz
Irving Berlin
1928
Put Your Arms Around Me Honey
Junie McCree (w) & Albert Von Tilzer (m)
1910
Put Your Hand in the Hand
G. MacLellan
c. 1950
Ragged But Right
Riley Puckett
1933
(It's) Raining In My Heart
Felice Bryant & Boudleaux Bryant
1959
Red Hot Mama
Gilbert Wells & Bob Cooper & Fred Rose
1924
Red Onion Drag
Louis Dumaine and Eddie Jackson
1927
Red River Valley
Trad

Red Roses for a Blue Lady
Sid Tepper & Roy Brodsky
1948
Red Sails in the Sunset
Williams & Kennedy
1935
Redwing
Thurland Chattaway & Kerry Mlls
1907
Rent Party Blues
Ellington & Hodges
1929
Rip 'Em Up Joe
Louis Dumaine and Eddie Jackson
1927
River Stay Away From My Door
Harry Woods & Mort Dixon
1931
Riverboat Shuffle
Carmichael & Voynow & Mills & Parish
1924
River Man
Joseph 'Wingy' Manone
1936
Riverside Blues
Thomas Dorsey & Richard M. Jones
1923
Rock-a-Bye My Baby with a Dixie Melody
Jean Schwartz (m) & Sam Lewis & Joe Young (w)
1918
Rock Around The Clock
Friedman & De Knight
1953
Rock Me
Sister Rosetta Tharpe
1938
Roll Along, Prairie Moon
Von Tilzer & Fiorito & MacPherson
1935
Roll Jordan Roll
Anon
1865
Rolling Round the World
Scott Sanders
1927
Rose Room
Harry Williams, Art Hickman
1917
Roses of Picardy
Frederic Weatherly & Hayden Wood
1916
Rosetta
Henri Woode & Earl Hines
1933
Round and Round, Me and My Baby Go...
Charlie Nickerson
1930
Royal Garden Blues
Spencer & Clarence Williams
1919
Royal Telephone
Frederick M Lehman
1919
Rum & Coca Cola
Amsterdam & Sullivan & Baron
1944
Running Down My Man
Merline Johnson
?1936
Running Wild
A. Harrington Gibbs, Leo Wood, Joseph Grey
1922
Russian Rag
George L. Cobb
1918