Billie Holiday Song Book

 

This show works best with the trio being augmented by a trumpet or sax player (or both).

The music includes the most well known songs Billie recorded with some information about her life and times and musicians of the era.

The show can be two 45 minute sets with Interval or one 80-90 minute set.

  • Swing Brother Swing
  • Moanin’ Low
  • God Bless the Child
  • Gonna Lock My Heart and Throw Away the Key
  • The end of a Love Affair (the torch song to end all torch songs)
  • My Man
  • Sugar
  • Lover Man
  • Good  Morning Heartache
  • Me Myself and I
  • Billie’s Blues
  • Please Don’t Talk About Me When I’m Gone
  • I Can’t Believe That You’re in Love With Me
  • I Cover the Waterfront
  • I Cried for You
  • You’re my thrill
  • If I could be with you on hour tonight
  • What a little moonlight can do
  • Crazy he calls me
  • Don’t explain He’s funny that way
  • Them there eyes