Sweet Lorraine

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"Sweet Lorraine" is a popular song by Cliff Burwell (music) and Mitchell Parish (lyrics) that was published in 1928 and has since become a jazz standard. It has been recorded by many artists, including Rudy Vallee in 1928, Teddy Wilson in 1935, and Nat King Cole in 1940.[1]

Notable recordings[edit]


  1. ^ "Sweet Lorraine" at jazzstandards.com
  2. ^ "Matrix BVE-Test-152. Sweet Lorraine / Rudy Vallée". University of California, Santa Barbara Library. Retrieved 2014-03-23. 
  3. ^ "Jimmie Noone's Apex Club Orchestra, Sweet Lorraine (1928)". YouTube. Retrieved 2014-03-23. 
  4. ^ Jimmie Noone: Apex Blues. The Original Decca Recordings. Liner notes by Richard Hadlock. Decca GRD-633, MCA Records and GRP Records 1994. Personnel include Jimmie Noone (clarinet), Joe Poston (alto saxophone), Earl Hines (piano), Bud Scott (banjo and guitar) and Johnny Wells (drums).
  5. ^ "Nat King Cole – The Early Years". University of Missouri–Kansas City. Retrieved 2014-03-23. 

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