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Jazz, Standards, Big Band, and Swing
MIDI Files T
Song Title Size Performer Sequencer
Take Five 19kb
3:14mpt
Composed by Paul Desmond (1959)
Performed by The Dave Brubeck Quartet on their 1959 album Time Out.
Jazz, Cool, West Coast, Piano Jazz, Jazz Instrument
Laurence Fenn
Take Five 32kb
3:18mpt
Composed by Paul Desmond (1959)
Famous for its distinctive, catchy saxophone melody and
use of the unusual quintuple (5/4) time, from which its name is derived.

Jazz, Cool, West Coast, Piano Jazz, Jazz Instrument
Josef Huber
Take Five 43kb
2:29mpt
Composed by Paul Desmond (1959)
While "Take Five" was not the first jazz composition to use (5/4) time, it was one of the first.
Jazz, Cool, West Coast, Piano Jazz, Jazz Instrument
Gary Wachtel
Blue Max Distribution
Take 5 56kb
6:18mpt
Composed by Paul Desmond (1959)
There have been various covers of the piece.
Jazz, Cool, West Coast, Piano Jazz, Jazz Instrument
Devian Zikri
Take The 'A' Train 19kb
2:54mpt
Oscar Peterson
Jazz, Swing, Pop, Standard
Dianne Lewandowski
Takin' My Time
Added 12/03/2016
56kb
4:08mpt
Max Bennett
Jazz
Bob Lasnek
"ramabob"
Tangerine 16kb
2:17mpt
Jimmy Dorsey
40s, Jazz, Big Band
Josef Huber
Tank 87kb
3:22mpt
Seatbelts
Jazz, Be-Bop, Theme
Canny
A Taste of Honey
  Added 11/26/2016
18kb
3:32mpt
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
W&M By Bobby Scott & Ric Marlow (1960)
Jazz, Pop, Standards
Julio Cezar Cornelius
Tea For Two
(piano solo)
  Added 12/03/2016
25kb
3:10mpt
Music: Vincent Youmans, Lyrics: Irving Caesar (1925)
Performances by Blossom Dearie, Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and many others.
This version is as arranged by Art Tatum.

Jazz, Pop, Standard
Irwin Schwartz
Tea For Two
(guitar solo)
  Added 12/03/2016
03kb
1:09mpt
Music: Vincent Youmans, Lyrics: Irving Caesar (1925)
Performances by Blossom Dearie, Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and many others.
Jazz, Pop, Standard
Yves Kéroas
Tea For Two
(piano improv.)
  Added 12/03/2016
18kb
5:00mpt
Music: Vincent Youmans, Lyrics: Irving Caesar (1925)
Performances by Blossom Dearie, Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and many others.
Jazz, Pop, Standard
Doug McKenzie
Tea For Two
(with intro. verse)
  Added 12/03/2016
18kb
5:48mpt
Music: Vincent Youmans, Lyrics: Irving Caesar (1925)
Performances by Blossom Dearie, Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and many others.
Jazz, Pop, Standard
James Pitt-Payne
with Veda Meyer‑Castens
Midkar Members
Tea For Two
(full band)
  Added 12/03/2016
44kb
3:49mpt
Music: Vincent Youmans, Lyrics: Irving Caesar (1925)
Performances by Blossom Dearie, Ella Fitzgerald, Art Tatum, and many others.
Jazz, Pop, Standard
Okie Duke
Midkar Member
Teach Me Tonight 23kb
3:04mpt
Karaoke
Music: Gene De Paul, Lyrics: Sammy Cahn (1953)
The biggest hit version of the song was recorded by The DeCastro Sisters, charting in 1954.
Jazz, Standard, Vocal, Traditional Pop
Robert C. Fowler
Temptation
  Added 12/03/2016
43kb
4:50mpt
Karaoke
Diana Krall (2004)
W&M By Tom Waits
Jazz, Pop
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
Thank You For Calling
  Added 12/03/2016
18kb
2:34mpt
Karaoke
Jo Stafford (1954)
W&M By Cindy Walker
Pop, Country
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
That Lucky Old Sun
Version 1
  Added 12/04/2016
19kb
2:48mpt
Music: Beasley Smith, Words: Haven Gillespie (1949)
Performed by Frankie Laine, Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, and many others.
EZ Listening, Vocal, Standards
Ted Keener
©1998
That Lucky Old Sun
Version 2
  Added 12/04/2016
41kb
3:28mpt
Music: Beasley Smith, Words: Haven Gillespie (1949)
Performed by Frankie Laine, Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, and many others.
EZ Listening, Vocal, Standards
Bob Barnes
Midkar Member
That Lucky Old Sun
Version 3
  Added 12/04/2016
60kb
4:30mpt
Music: Beasley Smith, Words: Haven Gillespie (1949)
Performed by Frankie Laine, Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, and many others.
EZ Listening, Vocal, Standards
Phil Hall
That Lucky Old Sun
Version 4
  Added 12/04/2016
12kb
2:51mpt
Karaoke
Music: Beasley Smith, Words: Haven Gillespie (1949)
Performed by Frankie Laine, Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, and many others.
EZ Listening, Vocal, Standards
James Pitt‑Payne
with Veda Meyer‑Castens
Midkar Members
That Lucky Old Sun
Version 5
  Added 12/04/2016
18kb
3:06mpt
Karaoke
Music: Beasley Smith, Words: Haven Gillespie (1949)
Performed by Frankie Laine, Vaughn Monroe & His Orchestra, Louis Armstrong, Frank Sinatra, and many others.
EZ Listening, Vocal, Standards
Geoffrey Carter
Midkar Member
That Sunday, That Summer
    Added 02/07/15
28kb
3:22mpt
Karaoke
Nat King Cole (1963)
"That Sunday, That Summer" is a popular song, written by Joe Sherman and George David Weiss and published in 1963. The best-known version, by Nat King Cole, reached #12 on the Billboard charts in 1963.
Jazz, Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz, EZ Listening
Jesse Jocson
Midkar Member
& Trish Wyatt
The Best Of Basie (Medley) 64kb
3:13mpt
Arrangement by John Berry
Jazz & Jazz Standards
Gary Wachtel
Blue Max Distribution
The Blue Chip Bop
  Added 04/28/14
56kb
3:42mpt
Composed by Greg Carmichael, Nick Webb, & John Parsons
Acoustic Alchemy
Jazz, Smooth Jazz, New Age, Contemporary Jazz, World
Bob Baker
The Bombardier Song

Also on the "Patriotic" page.
30kb
2:13mpt
Karaoke
Words and Music by Lorenz Hart and Richard Rodgers
Performed by Bing Crosby With The Music Maids (1942).
Jazz, Vocal, Traditional Pop, WWII
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
The Colour Of My Love 30kb
3:11mpt
Celine Dion (1993)
Smooth Jazz, Pop/Rock, Contemporary
Jack L. Hall
Midkar Member
The Goodbye Look 58kb
4:19mpt
Written by Donald Fagen
The Nightfly is the first solo album by Steely Dan co-founder Donald Fagen, released in 1982.
Jazz-Rock, Pop/Rock
Hirorin
The Folks Who Live on The Hill 8kb
3:08mpt
Mel Torme
Jazz & Jazz Standards
Doug McKenzie
The Girl From Ipanema 14kb
1:27mpt
Stan Getz, Astrud Gilberto
Jazz, Standard, Samba, Numerous Genres
Don Carroll
The Girl From Ipanema 14kb
1:31mpt
Antonio Carlos Jobim
Jazz, Latin Jazz, EZ Listening, World
Doron Tal
The Girl From Ipanema 40kb
3:53mpt
Stan Getz, Astrud Gilberto
Jazz, Standard, Samba, Numerous Genres
Harry Todd
The Goodbye Look 58kb
4:19mpt
Donald Fagen
Jazz, Hard Bop
Hirorin
The Lady Is a Tramp
aka: Lady Is A Tramp
  Added 04/28/14
46kb
3:39mpt
Music: Richard Rodgers; Lyrics: Lorenz Hart
"The Lady Is a Tramp" is a show tune from the 1937 Rodgers and Hart musical Babes in Arms
in which it was introduced by former child star Mitzi Green. This song is a spoof of New York
high society and its strict etiquette (the first line of the verse is "I get too hungry for dinner at eight...").
It has become a popular standard.

Jazz, Vocal, Swing, Stage & Screen
Josef Huber
The Look of Love 35kb
3:52mpt
Karaoke
Burt Bacharach & Hal David
The song was originally recorded by Dusty Springfield for the Casino Royale soundtrack.
Jazz, Stage & Screen, EZ Listening, Pop/Rock, Vocal
Jacques Jean
© 2002
The Look of Love 68kb
3:40mpt
Burt Bacharach & Hal David
According to Bacharach, the melody was inspired by watching
Ursula Andress in an early cut of the film.

Jazz, Stage & Screen, EZ Listening, Pop/Rock, Vocal
John Signorelli
The M.T.A 74kb
3:21mpt
Co Written: Jacqueline Steiner & Bess Lomax Hawes (1949)
"M.T.A.", often called "The MTA Song", is a 1949 song by Jacqueline Steiner and Bess Lomax Hawes.
Known informally as "Charlie on the MTA", the song's lyrics tell of a man named Charlie trapped
on Boston's subway system, then known as the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA).
The song was originally recorded as a mayoral campaign song for
Progressive Party candidate Walter A. O'Brien.
A version of the song with the candidate's name changed became a 1959 hit
when recorded and released by the Kingston Trio, an American folk group.

Jazz, Folk, Folk-Pop, Vocal
Ron Tilden
Midkar Member
The More I See You 10kb
2:45mpt
Karaoke
Music: Harry Warren, Lyrics: Mack Gordon (1945)
Originally sung by Dick Haymes in the film Diamond Horseshoe.
Jazz, Vocal, Stage & Screen, EZ Listening
James Pitt-Payne
w/ Veda Meyer-Castens
Midkar Members
The Peacocks
Piano Trio Ver.
20kb
4:16mpt
Composed by Jimmy Rowles
Performers Include: Bill Evans, Stan Getz, Branford Marsalis, Jimmy Rowles, & others.
Jazz, Vocal
Doug McKenzie
The Poor People Of Paris 33kb
1:57mpt
Music: Marguerite Monnot Lyrics: René Rouzaud, (English Lyrics: Jack Lawrence)
Jazz, EZ Listening, Pop/Rock, Vocal
Robert Dupler
The Prussian One 31kb
2:55mpt
Original, A Spontaneous Improvisation
Jazz Original
Wade Culbreath
aka MalletCat
The Song Is You
    Added 02/07/15
57kb
3:48mpt
Frank Sinatra (1958) & Various Others
"The Song Is You" is a popular song composed by Jerome Kern with lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II.
It was written for their musical Music in the Air (1932) and sung in that show by Tullio Carminati.
In later years the song became often associated with Frank Sinatra.

Jazz, Fusion, Pop
Mel Webb
The Sweetest Taboo 33kb
4:04mpt
Sade
Jazz, Smooth Jazz, R&B
Johannes Karhula
1994
The Windmills of Your Mind
"Les Moulins de Mon Coeur"
14kb
5:59mpt
Music: Michel Legrand, Lyrics: Alan Bergman and Marilyn Bergman (1968)
From the 1968 film The Thomas Crown Affair.
Jazz, Stage & Screen, Easy Listening, Vocal
Serban Nichifor
Midkar Member
There'll Be Life Love And Laughter 12kb
2:00mpt
Karaoke
Music by Kurt Weill - Lyrics by Ira Gershwin (1945)
From "Firebrand Of Florence"
Jazz, Piano Jazz, Jazz Instument, Soundtrack
James Pitt-Payne
w/ Veda Meyer-Castens
Midkar Members
They All Laughed 15kb
2:29mpt
Karaoke
Music by George Gershwin - Lyrics by Ira Gershwin

Jazz, Vocal, Soundtrack, Standards, +++

Dr. Pitt-Payne
w/ Doug Grierson
Midkar Members
They Can't Take That Away From Me 50kb
2:50mpt
George & Ira Gershwin
Jazz, Vocal, EZ Listening, Jazz Standard, The Great American Songbook
Roly Wright
Midkar Member
Think Twice 25kb
4:20mpt
Celine Dion
"Think Twice" is a song by Canadian recording artist Céline Dion. It was written by
British songwriters Andy Hill, who had achieved success a decade earlier for his work
with Bucks Fizz, and Peter Sinfield, a former member of rock group King Crimson.
Production on the track was handled by Aldo Nova and Christopher Neil.
The song is rock-influenced and features a guitar solo, one of only a few of Dion's songs to do so,
performed by Nova. It was released as the fourth single from Dion's The Colour of My Love (1993)
album on July 18, 1994 in North America, in October 1994 in the United Kingdom, Australia and Japan,
and February 1995 in the rest of the world.

Jazz, Vocal, EZ Listening, Jazz Standard, The Great American Songbook
Tony Hines
This Guy's In Love With You 31kb
3:47mpt
Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass
Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and recorded by Herb Alpert.
Although known primarily for his trumpet playing as the leader of the Tijuana Brass,
Alpert sang lead vocals on this solo recording, arranged by Bacharach.

Jazz Pop, EZ LIstening
Don Carroll
This Guy's In Love With You 22kb
2:38mpt
W&M by Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David and recorded by Herb Alpert.
Although known primarily for his trumpet playing as the leader of the Tijuana Brass,
Alpert sang lead vocals on this solo recording, arranged by Bacharach.

Jazz Pop, EZ LIstening
Roly Wright
Midkar Member
This Here 17kb
2:22mpt
Cannonball Adderley Quintet (1959)
Jazz, Soul Jazz, Hard Bop
ChartChai MeeSangNin
Revision: April 2001
This Masquerade 75kb
9:56mpt
George Benson, Leon Russell
Jazz, Vocal, R&B, Pop/Rock
Art Doud
aka oZ
This Masquerade 33kb
6:10mpt
Leon Russell
Jazz, Vocal, R&B, Pop/Rock
Devian Zikri
Piano by Rio Moreno
This Side Up 20kb
2:24mpt
Nat King Cole Trio
Jazz, Vocal
Allen P. Minton
1997
Those Old Cotton Fields At Home 34kb
2:12mpt
Written by Blues musician Huddie Ledbetter, (bka: Lead Belly)
This is a Pete Fountain Quartet version.
aka: "In Them Old Cotton Fields Back Home", "Cotton Fields"

Jazz & Jazz Standards
Roly Wright
Midkar Member
Tico Tico 31kb
1:36mpt
Various
Jazz, Latin
Basil Hendrick
Tico Tico 73kb
2:15mpt
By, Zequinha Abreu
Jazz, Latin
Gary Wachtel
Blue Max Distribution
Till There Was You 138kb
3:23mpt
Written by Meredith Willson
for his 1957 musical play The Music Man, and which also appeared in the 1962 movie version.
The song is sung by librarian Marian Paroo (Barbara Cook on Broadway,
Shirley Jones in the film) to Professor Harold Hill (portrayed by Robert Preston)
toward the end of Act Two.

Jazz, Vocal, EZ Listening, Pop, Stage & Screen
Alan Paganelli
Time After Time 33kb
3:08mpt
Sammy Cahn & Julie Stein (1947)
Jazz, Vocal, Traditional, Soundtrack, Big Band
Doug McKenzie
Tin Roof Blues 33kb
4:01mpt
Composed by: George Brunis, Paul Mares, Frank & Walter Melrose, Leon Roppolo & Elmer Schoebel
A Great Old Piano Blues, New Orleans Jazz, Tune From 1922-23
Included On Over 290 Albums Over The Years By Numerous Artists
In Various Styles From Blues to Rock But Remaining A Jazz Standard

Blues, Classic Jazz, Dixieland, Early Jazz, Piano Blues, Standards
Bruce C. Walker
© 1997
Tito Puente Especial 41kb
1:44mpt
Tito Puente
Jazz, Latin Jazz
Christopher L. Burnett
Too Marvelous for Words 66kb
3:40mpt
Music: Richard A. Whiting, Lyrics: Johnny Mercer (1937)
Performers Include: Stan Getz, Nat King Cole, Doris Day, Harry James, Frank Sinatra, Buddy Rich,
J.J. Johnson, Oscar Peterson, Gene Ammons, Ella Fitzgerald, Joe Williams, Erroll Garner, Red Norvo,
Art Tatum, Billie Holiday, Artie Shaw, Lester Young, Bing Crosby, Louis Prima, Dean Martin, and many more.

Jazz, Vocal, Stage & Screen
Bennie Gunn
© 1998
Too Much
  Added 12/04/2016
46kb
4:30mpt
Dave Matthews Band (1996)
Writers: Carter Beauford, Stefan Lessard, Dave Matthews, LeRoi Moore, Boyd Tinsley
Jazz, Fusion, Rock, Funk
Ken Williams
©1997
Too Young 22kb
2:27mpt
Karaoke
Music: Sidney Lippman, Lyrics: Sylvia Dee (1951)
In the United States, the best-known version of the song was recorded by Nat King Cole.
Jazz, Vocal, World
George Longmore
Midkar Member
Tootsie 43kb
3:25mpt
Robert G. Rutkas, G.C. Dorman, and Joseph J. Toto (1997)
Jazz, Collaboration, Original
Joseph J. Toto
Top Groove 62kb
2:58mpt
Eric Elliott
Jazz, Original
Eric Elliott
© 1998
Toss Up 62kb
4:24mpt
Eric Elliott
Jazz, Original
Eric Elliott
© 1999
Tranquility 68kb
6:47mpt
Jazdout
Jazz, (May Be An Original)
Jazdout
aka Pete Weis ?
Tristeza 35kb
3:04mpt
Haroldo Lobo e Niltinho
Jazz, Latin Jazz
Julio Cezar Cornelius
Tropic Twilight 50kb
3:17mpt
Les Gorven
Jazz, Original, Pop Ballad
Les Gorven
Copyright © 1999
Tutu 32kb
6:11mpt
Miles Davis
Jazz, Fusion, Contemporary Jazz
Devian Zikri
© 1997
Tuxedo Junction 17kb
3:31mpt
Glenn Miller
Jazz & Jazz Standards, Sweet Bands, Big Bands
Jeanne Coello
Two For the Road 64kb
8:01mpt
Henry Mancini
In the style of Dudley Moore Trio (see embedded notes) *Doug plays the Piano in Real-Time
Jazz, Bop, Stage & Screen, Vocal, EZ Listening, World
Doug McKenzie
Two Sleepy People 35kb
4:29mpt
Music: Hoagy Carmichael, Lyrics: Frank Loesser (September 10, 1938)
Jazz, Standards, Vocal, EZ Listening, Stage & Screen
Eric Halstead
2002

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