2017 Third Coast Jazz Band

Song List

This list represents material from a typical TCJ performance and selections that we generally have on-hand during performances, but does not constitute the entirety of our set lists. We have access to sheet music for thousands of songs covering a wide range of styles and all of our musicians read music.  For specific songs not listed, please ask us in advance and we will be happy to arrange it for you! Songs more typically used for weddings, dancing, and the holidays are also included. Please note that availability of certain selections maybe dependent on the type of group chosen.

 

All Blues

All Of Me

All the Things You Are

Alone Together

Alice in Wonderland

Almost Like Being in Love

Angel Eyes

As time goes by

A Shot in The Dark

Autumn Leaves

Besame Mucho

Billie’s Bounce

Blue Bossa

Bag’s Groove

Blue Monk

The Blues Walk

The Backup

Blues for Alice

But Not for Me

Bluesette

Blue Skies

Bunko

Best things in Life are free

Bella

Bloomdido

(Aquarela Do) Brazil

Cantaloupe Island

Cantaloupe Woman

Cariba

Ceora

Cedar’s Blues

Chega De Saudade

Confirmation

Corcovado

Corner Pocket

Cheek To Cheek

CheeseCake

Cold Duck Time

Cool Blues

Comin’ Home Baby

D Natural Blues

Darn That Dream

Dee Lawd

Desafinado

Dindi

‘Deed I Do

Dream A Little Dream

Donna Lee

Doxy

Do Nothing til You Hear From Me

Don’t’ Get Around Much Anymore

Down Home Blues

East of The Sun, West of The Moon

Easy Street

Embraceable You

Everything Happens to Me

Exactly Like You

Fascinating Rhythm

Favela

Fly me to the Moon

502 Blues

Flintstones Theme

Forest Flower

Four

Four on Six

Freedom Jazz Dance

Georgia

Gentle Rain

Green Dolphin Street

Gibraltar

Girl From Ipanema

Girl Talk

Gee Baby, Ain’t I Good to You

Groove Merchant

Groove Yard

Haeschen

Harlem Nocturne

Have you met Mrs Jones

Honeysuckle Rose

How Insensitive

Harlem Nocturne

I Know what I want

It’s Only a Paper moon

In a Mellow Tone

In Your Own Sweet Way

Israel

I’ve Got You Under My Skin

I’m beginning to see the light

I’m Confessin’ That I Love You

I Concentrate on You

I Let a Song go Out of my Heart

I Thought About You

In the Mood

If Ever I Would Leave You

I Get A Kick Out of You

I’ll Close My Eyes

Invitation

I Remember You

Isn’t It Romantic?

It Could Happen to You

It Don’t Mean a thing

It Had to Be You

I’ve Found  New Baby

I’ve got rhythm

It’s Delovely

Jeanine

Jersey Bounce

Juicy Lucy

Just You, Just Me

The Jodi Grind

Joy Spring

Just Friends

Just the Way You Are

Killer Joe

Know it All

Lady is A Tramp

Line for Lyons

Lullaby of Birdland

Love For Sale

Lil Darlin

Loverman

Let’s Fall In Love

Let’s Do It, Let’s fall in Love

Lester Leaps In

Little Sunflower

L.O.V.E.

Makin Whoopie

Meditation

Mamacita

Manha De Carnival

Mellow Mood

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

My One and Only Love

Mood Indigo

Moanin

Misty

Mimosa

Moonglow

Morning

Moten Swing

Moonlight Serenade

Mr Magic

Mean To Me

My Baby Just Cares For Me

My Funny Valentine

My Little Suede Shoes

My Romance

My Favorite Things

Nancy, With a Laughing Face

Nature Boy

The Nearness of You

Night Has 1,000 Eyes

Night in Tunisia

Night Train

Night and Day

Nica’s Dream

Oh, Lady Be Good!

O Pato

Oleo

One Note Samba

Once I loved

(Once I Had a) Secret Love

On the Street Where You live

On the Sunny Side of the Street

Our Love is Here to Stay

Overjoyed

Pink Panther Theme

Please Send Me Someone To Love

Positively

The Preacher

Recado Bossa Nova

Robin’s Nest

Road Song

Remembering Louis Armstrong

Round Midnight

Route 66

S’Wonderful

Sack of Woe

Samba De Orpheus

Shadow of Your Smile

Sing a Song of Songs

Sister Sadie

S.K.J.

Smile

Speak Low

So Danco Samba

Someday My Prince Will Come

Someone To Watch Over Me

Sonnymoon For 2

Softly, As in a Morning Sunrise

Stompin The Savoy

Sugar

Summer Wind

Sonnymoon for two

St Louis Blues

Solar

Song For My father

Sunny Side of the Street

Sunny

Sophisticated Lady

Sunrise

Sunny

Summer Samba

Stolen Moments

(Once I Had) Secret Love

Satin Doll

Somebody Loves Me

Take 5

Tangerine

Teach Me Tonight

Tenderly

The Theme

Things Ain’t What they Used To Be

This I Dig of You

This Masquerade

The Thumb

Triste

There will never be another you

They Can’t take that away from me

Tea for Two

Unit Seven

Unforgettable

Up Jumped Spring

Valse Hot

Watch What Happens

Watermelon Man

Way You Look Tonight

Work Song

Wave

Well, You Needn’t

West Coast Blues

Whap!

What a Difference a Day Made

What’s New?

When I Fall in Love

Winelight

Will You Still Be Mine?

What a Wonderful World

Whisper Not

Witchcraft

 

 

Yardbird Suite

You stepped out of a dream

You don’t Know what Love Is

You’d be So Nice to Come Home To

You are the Sunshine of My Life

You make me feel so young

You Belong to Me

 

Common Ceremony choices-Others (including popular music selections) are available upon request!

Ode to Joy-Beethoven

Mendellson’s Wedding March

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring-Bach

Pachabel Canon in D

Minuet-Bach

Gavotte Suite-Bach

Bianco Fiore-Cezarre Negri

Study #7-N Carcassi

Estudio

Ave Maria

 

Holiday Favorites

Auld Lang Syne

Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Blue Christmas

The Chipmunk Song

The Christmas Song

Christmas time Is Here

Dance of The Sugar plum Fairies

God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

Greensleeves/What Child is This?

Have Yourself a Merry Little Chrismas

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus

I’ll Be Home for Christmas

Let it Snow!

Merry Christmas, Baby!

Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

Silent Night

Sleigh ride

This Christmas

We 3 Kings

White Christmas

Winter Wonderland

 

Outside Jazz/funkish/popular dancing-Please note many of the following selections depend on the presence of a vocalist or certain group configurations. We can cover certain selections instrumentally. Please ask us regarding specific favorites!

 

Affirmation-George Benson

Another Star-S Wonder

Ain’t No Sunshine when She’s Gone

All About That Bass

Always There

American Boy (Estelle)

Baby, Come to Me-R Flack

Billie Jean (Jackson)

Boogie On Reggae Woman

Brick House

Brown Eyed Girl

Chain of Fools-Aretha Franklin

Celebration

Chameleon-H Hancock

The Chicken-Funk Standard

Crazy (G. Barkley)

Dancing in the Streets

Forget You

Freedom Jazz Dance-E Harris

Give Me one Reason

Happy-Pharell

How sweet it is to be loved by you-traditional

Isn’t she lovely?-S Wonder

I Wish-S Wonder

I Feel Good-James Brown

If I Ain’t Got You-Alicia Keys

I Got a Woman-Ray Charles

I Heard It Through The Grapevine

I Just Called to Say I Love You (S. Wonder)

I’m No Good (Winehouse)

It’s Your Thing

Jeep on 35-John Scofield

Just the 2 of Us-G Washington

Killing Me Softly-R Flack

Let’s Groove Tonight-Disco

Long Train Running-Doobie Bros

Lovely Day-Bill Withers

Lowdown-Bill Withers

Let’s Stay Together-Al Green

Midnight Hour

Mustang Sally

Mr Magic-G Washington

My Cherie, Amour-S Wonder

My Girl

On Broadway-G Benson

Pick up the Pieces-Avg White Band

Put it Where You Want it-The Crusaders

Pass the Peas-The JB’s

Papa’s Got a Brand New Bag-James Brown

Respect-A Franklin

Red Clay

September

Shake Your Body (Jackson)

Summertime (funk)-Standard

Superstition-S Wonder

Sir Duke-S Wonder

Up All Night to Get Lucky-Pharell

Unchain My Heart-Ray Charles

Use Me

What’s Going On?-Marvin Gaye

What’d I Say?-Ray Charles

What You Won’t Do for Love

We are Family

Wonderful Tonight (Clapton)