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American Modernism: The Great Gatsby - Gambee: Music


"There was music from my neighbor's house through the summer nights."

--  F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby


Artist Title
Fanny Brice “My Man” (1921)
Cab Calloway "Minnie the Moocher" (1931)
William Christopher and Louis Armstrong “Loveless Love” (1921)
Duke Ellington and Paul Francis Weber "I've Got it Bad (And That Ain't Good) (1941)
Duke Ellington     

"In a Sentimental Mood" (1935)


"Sophisticated Lady" 

Ella Fitzgerald 

"Crying My Heart Out For You"


"I'm Making Believe"

Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong "Dream A Little Dream of Me"
Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots "In Each Life Some Rain Must Fall"
Billie Holliday

Gloomy Sunday (1941)

Autumn in New York (1934)

Without Your Love (1937)

Bessie Smith

Cemetery Blues (1923)

Money Blues 

Big Joe Williams Stack of Dollars


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