Duke Ellington – “Bandana Babies”

Listening to the infamous Duke Ellington will make you swing your body from head to toe. Duke Ellington’s “Bandanna Babies” is one of those songs that gives you no excuse to get up off your chair and move your hips to the jazzy sounds of the trumpet and trombone, and to the beautiful voice of Dorothy Fields. “Bandanna Babies” is definitely a song worth giving an ear to. Download and enjoy!

Duke Ellington – “Bandana Babies” (play/download)

Louis Armstrong & All His Stars – “Struttin’ With Some Barbecue” (mp3)

Louis Armstrong & All His Stars – “Struttin’ With Some Barbecue” (mp3)

Louis Armstrong truly was the Pops of Jazz. “Struttin’ With Some Barbecue” is a classic instrumental jazz favorite highlighting his technique and tone. With his All-Stars playing behind him, his cornet weaves us in-and-out of crescendos and decrescendos. This jazz standard transports you dancing with your sweetheart at a summer soiree.