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100 Greatest Classic Jazz Songs

A quintessential playlist from the most revered Jazz artists.

99 songs (8 hours and 58 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
A Love Supreme, Pt. I – Acknowledgement
John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
7:42
2
So What
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:22
3
‘Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk - Round Midnight (Original Recordings)
3:09
4
Take the "A" Train
Duke Ellington - Best of Duke Ellington
3:00
5
Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
5:24
6
Moonlight In Vermont
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Ella and Louis
3:42
7
Giant Steps
John Coltrane - Giant Steps
4:43
8
God Bless the Child
Billie Holiday - The Complete Billie Holiday
2:58
9
Stardust (Remastered 2005)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
3:15
10
How High The Moon (1st Take)
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald: The Voice Of Jazz
3:15
11
My Favorite Things
John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
13:44
12
Whatever Lola Wants (Lola Gets)
Sarah Vaughan - Misty
2:36
13
West End Blues
Louis Armstrong And His Hot Five - The Best of The Hot 5 & Hot 7 Recordings
3:18
14
In The Mood
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:38
15
Good Morning Heartache
Billie Holiday - The Decca Singles Vol. 1: 1945-1949
3:07
16
In A Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane - Duke Ellington & John Coltrane
4:15
17
A Night In Tunisia
Dizzy Gillespie - A Night In Tunisia
9:38
18
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
19
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday - The Complete Verve Studio Master Takes
3:02
20
Moonlight Serenade
Glenn Miller & His Orchestra - The Essential Glenn Miller
3:25
21
Mona Lisa (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
3:16
22
Cheek To Cheek
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - With Love
5:52
23
KoKo
Charlie Parker - The Genius Of Charlie Parker
2:56
24
St. Louis Blues
Louis Armstrong - Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy
8:50
25
Blue Rondo À La Turk
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
6:43
26
Dream A Little Dream Of Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Essential - Ella Fitzgerald
3:09
27
Rhapsody in Blue
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra - George Gershwin goes Orchestral - Rhapsody in Blue, An American in Paris, and more!
17:57
28
All of Me
Billie Holiday - The Complete Billie Holiday
3:04
29
At Last
Etta James - Etta James At Last!
3:02
30
Sing, Sing, Sing
Benny Goodman & His Orchestra - King Of Swing
8:40
31
Skylark
Carmen McRae - Birds Of A Feather
3:00
32
Moon River
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Fabulous Hits
5:23
33
All Blues
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
11:32
34
It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) [1990 Remaster]
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington - The Great Summit - The Master Tapes
3:58
35
The Girl From Ipanema [feat. Astrud Gilberto]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Astrud Gilberto - Silver Memories: Reminiscence
2:49
36
Milestones
Miles Davis - Milestones
5:42
37
Naima
John Coltrane - The Very Best Of John Coltrane
4:18
38
They Can't Take That Away From Me
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong - Lifestyle2 - Bar Jazz Vol 2 (International Version)
4:37
39
Boogie Stop Shuffle
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:02
40
Lush Life
John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman - The Gentle Side Of John Coltrane
5:29
41
Cantaloupe Island (Remastered 1999 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Expanded Edition)
5:33
42
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
43
Yardbird Suite
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker - Yardbird
2:36
44
Blue Train
John Coltrane - John Coltrane - Blue Train
10:40
45
Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk - The Best Of Thelonious Monk
2:57
46
Blue in Green
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
5:37
47
Flamenco Sketches (Alternate Take)
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:31
48
There Will Never Be Another You (Digitally Remastered)
Chet Baker - Chet Baker Love Songs
3:01
49
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - New Jazz Conceptions
1:18
50
Body and Soul
Coleman Hawkins And His Orchestra - Body & Soul
3:02
51
Bye Bye Blackbird (Live In Stockholm, Sweden / 1962)
John Coltrane - Live Trane - The European Tours
17:51
52
Monk's Dream (Take 8)
Thelonious Monk - Monk's Dream
6:25
53
Mood Indigo
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Mood Indigo
5:00
54
Desafinado [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim]
Stan Getz & João Gilberto feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim - Stan Getz: The Bossa Nova Albums
4:09
55
Caravan
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - The Essential Duke Ellington
2:38
56
Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:23
57
Satin Doll
Duke Ellington & Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra - Jazz Profile: Duke Ellington
2:59
58
Fever
Peggy Lee - Things Are Swingin'
3:19
59
Linus And Lucy
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Peanuts Greatest Hits (Music From The TV Specials)
3:05
60
Maiden Voyage (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Herbie Hancock - Maiden Voyage
7:57
61
Minor Swing
Django Reinhardt, Stéphane Grappelli & Quintette Du Hot Club De France - Djangologie Vol6 / 1937
3:16
62
Joshua
Miles Davis - Seven Steps To Heaven
6:58
63
Someday My Prince Will Come
Miles Davis - Someday My Prince Will Come
9:02
64
The Sidewinder (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition) [Explicit]
Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
10:25
65
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - Song For My Father
7:18
66
Tickle Toe (Album Version)
Count Basie & His Orchestra - One O'Clock Jump - The Very Best Of Count Basie
2:37
67
Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:44
68
Twisted (Album Version)
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - Everybody's Boppin'
2:15
69
Sophisticated Lady
Duke Ellington - The Essential Duke Ellington
3:14
70
Honeysuckle Rose
Django Reinhardt - Honeysuckle Rose
2:49
71
Straighten Up And Fly Right (Remastered 2003)
Nat King Cole - The World Of Nat King Cole
2:27
72
On Green Dolphin Street
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:49
73
Begin The Beguine
Artie Shaw and His Orchestra - The Essential Artie Shaw
3:14
74
Footprints (Remastered)
Wayne Shorter - Blue Note Perfect Takes
7:31
75
Four On Six (Album Version) [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Percy Heath & Albert Heath]
Wes Montgomery feat. Tommy Flanagan, Percy Heath & Albert Heath - Incredible Jazz Guitar
6:15
76
Joy Spring
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet - Clifford Brown And Max Roach
6:50
77
Bumpin' On Sunset
Wes Montgomery - Tequila (Expanded Edition)
4:48
78
Ceora
Lee Morgan - Cornbread
6:23
79
Sugar
Stanley Turrentine - Sugar (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition - Original Recording Remastered)
10:03
80
Cristo Redentor (Remastered)
Donald Byrd - A New Perspective (Remastered / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
5:43
81
No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - No Room For Squares (Remastered 2000 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:57
82
Bouncin' With Bud (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1998)
Bud Powell - The Amazing Bud Powell: Vol. 1 (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
3:04
83
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - 'Round Midnight
2:53
84
Ornithology
Charlie Parker - Groovin' High
4:37
85
Summertime (feat. Louis Armstrong) [Remastered version]
Ella Fitzgerald - The essentials
4:59
86
Stormy Weather
Billie Holiday - Canciones
3:48
87
Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis - Miles Davis, Autumn Leaves
13:27
88
Salt Peanuts
Dizzy Gillespie - Salt Peanuts
6:08
89
Soul Time
Bobby Timmons - Soul Time
6:26
90
Rusty Dusty Blues
Count Basie - Big Band Dance Music: 30 Classic Songs of the 1940s and 1950s
3:07
91
Stolen Moments (Oliver Nelson)
Echo Trio - Echo Jazz Trio
5:46
92
Ain't Misbehavin'
Fats Waller - Legends of Swing, Vol. 10 (Original Classic Recordings)
4:01
93
Donna Lee (Tk 2) [feat. Charlie Parker]
Miles Davis feat. Charlie Parker - The Charlie Parker Years: Billie's Bounce
2:59
94
I'm in the Mood for Love
James Moody - Blue and Moody
2:49
95
Our Love Is Here To Stay
Dinah Washington - The Very Best Of
2:32
96
Misty
Errol Garner - The Seminal Erroll Garner
2:55
97
Blue Monk
The Thelonious Monk Trio - Blue Monk
7:38
98
Birdland
Weather Report - Heavy Weather (Expanded Edition)
5:59
99
Sing, Sing, Sing
The Benny Goodman Orchestra - The Big Band Era: 18 Greatest Hits
4:21