Recommended Materials


Artie Shaw Greatest Hits

ARTIE SHAW GREATEST HITS

Artie Shaw -- with Billie Holiday on vocals -- recordings from 1938 through 1942. Tracks include the top ten recording from 1939, “Comes Love”.
RCA Victor # 68494, 1996.


Dinah Shore Greatest Hits

RCA 100TH ANNIVERSARY SERIES: DINAH SHORE GREATEST HITS

Collection of Dinah Shore’s greatest hits, including the 1942 top ten hit “Miss You”. Guest Artists include Paul Wetstein, Albert Sack, Gordon Jenkins and the Russ Case Orchestra.
RCA Records # 69392, 2001.


Swing & Sway

SWING & SWAY: 21 OF HIS GREATEST HITS

Collection of Sammy Kaye recordings from 1939 through 1950. Tracks include the 1946 #1 hit recording “The Old Lamplighter”.
Cellectors’ Choice # 50, 1998.


Glenn Miller: All Time Greatest

ALL TIME GREATEST…THE BEST OF THE WAR YEARS

The Glenn Miller Orchestra recordings from 1939 through 1942, includes the #1 hit from 1942, “Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)”. Guest artists include Tex Beneke, Bobby Hackett, Ray Anthony.
Stardust Records# 1009, 2001.