Repertoire ‚Hammond Lounge’



Famous Oldtime Swing Tunes


-In the Wee Small Hour - as sung by Frank Sinatra

-Teach Me Tonight - another well known Frank Sinatra title

-Santa Claus is coming to Town - one of the most popular Christmas Songs ever

-C’est si bon - old french ‚Chanson’

-It’s Alright With Me - sung by Frank Sinatra and many others

-Take The A Trane - very well known Duke Ellington Song

-Smoke gets in your eyes - very famous Version sung by Nana Mouskouri

-Almost like being in love - from a Broadway Musical in the 40-ties

-The Way you look tonight - Hit single from the US-Vocalgroup ‚the lettermen’

-Flight of the Foo Birds  - known from the Count Basie Big Band

-I’ve got you under my skin -very famous tune, sung by old-blue-eye Frank Sinatra

-Somewhere over the rainbow - from the motion picture „The Wizard Of Oz“


Waltz

-It came upon a midnight clear - Traditional

-Moonriver - another great Henry Mancini song, from „Breakfast at Tiffany’s“

-Someday my Prince will come - well known from Miles Davis


Groovy Tunes (Boogaloo/Funky)

-Road Song - Wes Montgomery, one of most important Jazzguitarplayers

-Mo’ Better Blues - title melody from the motion picture „ Mo’ Better Blues“

-Isn’t She Lovely - well known and lovely song, written by Stevie Wonder

-Sunny - originally from the 60-ties, it’s one of most covered songs in the history

-Time After Time - Cindy Lauper’s big hit, also played by Miles Davis

-Cantaloup Island - written by Herbie Hancock, very popular Acid Jazz Version

-Watermelon Man - written by Herbie Hancock

-Mister Walker - Wes Montgomery

-Sidewinder- Lee Morgan, a Boogaloo Classic

-Thunder Walk- George Benson, very popular Jazzguitarplayer & Popsinger

-Mean Greens- Eddie Harris

-The Cat- the unforgettable Hammond Organ Legend, Jimmy Smith

-My Latin Brother- George Benson

-Affirmation- George Benson

-Freedom Jazz Dance  - Eddie Harris

-Listen Here- Eddie Harris

-Mac Tough- Pat Martino

-Geno-Wes Montgomery


Bossa/Latin

-The Girl from Ipanema  - most popular Bossa Nova, from Antonio Carlos Jobim

-Desafinado- Antonio Carlos Jobim

-Chega de Saudade - Antonio Carlos Jobim

-St. Thomas- Calypso, a Sonny Rollins tune with caribbean Feeling

-Besame Mucho- played as Rumba/Bolero, sung by the Beatles and many others

-Nascimento- Barry Harris

-Estate- slow Bossa Nova from Bruno Martino

-Samba di Janeiro- brasilian Trad., known from the 90-ties House-Version




Jazz Standards


-Take 5- one of the most popular Jazz Tunes, Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond

-Autumn Leaves     - an old french chanson became a famous Jazz Standard

-Have You Met Miss Jones-Rodgers & Hart

-Secret Love- Doris Day’s best selling record

-Freight Trane-Bebop theme, written by Tommy Flanagan

-It Could Happen To You - written by Van Heusen, known from  Miles Davis

-If I should loose you -played by Wes Montgomery

-Polka Dots and Moonbeams - popular ballad by Van Heusen, sung by Sinatra

-Embraceable You  - George Gershwin, sung by Nat King Cole and many others

-I Fall in Love too easily - written by Sammy Cahn, known from Frank Sinatra

-Lover Man- by Jimmy Davis, great Version from Billie Holiday

-The Days of Wine and Roses - Henry Mancini

-Donna Lee-Bebop theme by Miles Davis

-Four Brothers- Jimmy Guiffre, played by Woody Hermann

-Twisted Blues- Wes Montgomery

-Impressions- John Coltrane

-Clockwise-George Benson

-Catch-Pat Martino, another great Guitarplayer

-Blues for J-Jimmy Smith

-The Visit-Pat Martino