Artie Shaw

Begin the Beguine

Composed by Cole Porter

Appears On

Year Artist/Album Label Time AllMusic Rating
Begin the Beguine [Bluebird/RCA] 1987 Bluebird RCA 3:15
Big Bands of the Swinging Year, Vol. 1 1990
Various Artists
Collectables 3:17
The Last Recordings, Vol. 3 1990 Nimbus Records 3:19
Big Bands of the Swingin' Years [Quicksilver] 1991
Various Artists
Quicksilver 3:17
No Image 1992 Pro-Arte Records
No Image 1992 Cema
More Last Recordings 1993 Musicmasters 3:36
Kings of Swing [Intersound Box] 1993
Various Artists
Intersound 3:13
Begin the Beguine [ASV Living Era] 1993 ASV / Living Era 3:20
Best of the Big Bands [Intersound 1041] 1993
Various Artists
Intersound 3:17
In the Blue Room/In the Café Rouge 1994 RCA Victor
Mixed Bag 1994 Musicmasters 3:20
Big Band Classics, Vol. 2 1994
Various Artists
Castle Music Ltd. 3:17
Great American Songwriters 1994 Delta Distribution
21 All Time Swing Greats 1994
Various Artists
ASV / Living Era 3:17
Those Wonderful Years: Swingtime: 1930's & 1940's Swing 1994
Various Artists
JCI Associated Labels 3:17
Big Bands in Hi-Fi, Vol. 2: In the Mood 1995
Various Artists
Capitol
Masterpieces, Vol. 11 1995 EPM / Jazz Archives (France) 3:15
The Indispensable Artie Shaw, Vol. 1-2: 1938-1939 1995 Jazz Tribune
Big Band Sound [Prime Cuts] 1995
Various Artists
St. Clair / Retro Music 3:17
American Big Bands [VMK] 1995
Various Artists
VMK
Big Band Era [Otello] 1996
Various Artists
Otello 3:08
Let's Go for Shaw 1996 Avid 3:14
Idiot's Guide to Jazz 1997
Various Artists
RCA 1:01
Songwriters [Columbia River] 1998
Various Artists
Columbia River Entertainment Group 3:18
Jazz Legends: The Collection of Swinging Jazz 1998
Various Artists
Mastermusic 3:18
Planet Jazz 1998 RCA Victor / RCA 3:13
Selection of Swing Era, Vol. 1 1998
Various Artists
Golden Sounds 3:09
Let's Swing [Box] 1998
Various Artists
Intersound 3:12
Jungle Swing 1998
Various Artists
Roots of Swingin' Jive 3:19
Really Swingin': Frankie Manning's Big Band 1998
Various Artists
Living Tradition 3:13
The Golden Age of Song 1999
Various Artists
Columbia River Entertainment Group 0:00
Roots of Swing N Jive: Minnie the Moocher 1999
Various Artists
St. Clair / Boxsets 3:19
Dancing in the Dark 1999 BMG Special Products 3:15
No Image 1999
Various Artists
Excelsior Recordings
The Roots of Swing N Jive 2000
Various Artists
Boxsets 3:19
The Only Big Band CD You'll Ever Need 2000
Various Artists
RCA Victor 3:16
No Image 2000
Various Artists
St. Clair 3:19
Begin the Beguine: 1938 2000
Various Artists
Phontastic 3:17
A Salute to Broadway 2000 Columbia River Entertainment Group 3:18
As Good as It Gets: Swing 2000
Various Artists
Disky 3:14
Big Band Blast: The Classic Originals 2000
Various Artists
Memoir 3:18
Portrait of Artie Shaw 2000 Gallerie 3:18
Forever Gold: Swing & Jive 2000
Various Artists
St. Clair 3:19
Ken Burns Jazz: The Story of America's Music 2000
Various Artists
Legacy / Columbia 3:16
Memories Are Made of This [Disky 10 CD #1] 2000
Various Artists
Disky 3:17
The History of Pop Radio, Vol. 5: 1937-1938 [OSA/Radio History] 2000
Various Artists
Membran / OSA 3:16
The Very Best of Artie Shaw 2001 RCA 3:14
Big Band Magic: The Sound of the Fabulous Forties 2001
Various Artists
Jasmine Records 3:14
Cocktail Hour: Big Bands 2001
Various Artists
Columbia River Entertainment Group 3:15
Big Band Legends 2001 Direct Source 3:15
Highlights from Self Portrait [Bluebird Anthology] 2001 Bluebird RCA / RCA 3:17
Best of the War Years 2001 Stardust Records / Cleopatra 3:15
Best of Easy Listening [EMI] 2001
Various Artists
EMI Music Distribution 3:15
Woody Allen's Movie Music 2001 Soundtrack Factory 3:13
Swinging at # 1 2001
Various Artists
Direct Source 3:13
Kings of the Clarinet 2002
Various Artists
Compendia Music Group / Intersound 3:18
Begin the Beguine [Rajon] 2002 Rajon Entertainment Pty Ltd. 3:18
Legendary Big Bands: Big Band Memories [Columbia River] 2002
Various Artists
Columbia River Entertainment Group 3:12
Legendary Jazz: Jazz Greats 2003
Various Artists
Columbia River Entertainment Group 3:15
Big Band of the Swinging Years 2003
Various Artists
Timeless Treasures 3:17
His First Three Bands: 1936-1940 2003 Jazz Legends 3:12
Ultimate Big Bands, Vol. 1 2003
Various Artists
Intersound 3:15
Memories Are Made of This [EMI Box Set] 2003
Various Artists
EMI Music Distribution 3:17
I Write the Songs 2003
Various Artists
ASV / Living Era 3:13
1945 Spotlight Bands Broadcasts 2004 Storyville / Jazz Unlimited 0:47
In The Mood: Big Band Hits 2004
Various Artists
Dynamic / Essential Gold 3:12
A Great American Songwriter 2004 Fuel 2000 3:12
Stardust [RCA] 2004 Bluebird RCA / RCA 3:12
Big Band Hits and Themes 2004 Group 7 3:18
Big Band Era [Madacy] 2005
Various Artists
Madacy 3:13
Jazz Moods: Hot 2005 BMG Heritage / Bluebird 3:15
Summit Ridge Drive 2005 Living Era / ASV 3:33
Big Band Collection 2006
Various Artists
Deuce 3:25
A Great American Songwriter, Vol. 2 2007 Fuel 2000 2:58
Essential Easy [EMI Gold] 2007
Various Artists
EMI 3:16
Begin the Beguine [Dynamic] 2007 Dynamic 3:13
Pure: Easy 2007
Various Artists
EMI Music Distribution 3:16
Grandes Bandas 40 Éxitos 2007
Various Artists
EMI Music Distribution 3:19
A Musical Celebration 2008 Fuel 2000 2:58
Great Songwriters [Red X] 2008
Various Artists
Red X 3:18
The Very Best of Cole Porter and Irving Berlin 2008 Fuel 2000 / Varèse Sarabande 2:58
Swing, Swing, Swing 2009
Various Artists
Hear Music 3:17
Original Hits: Jazz 2010
Various Artists
EMI 3:16
The Last Recordings, Vol. 2: Final Sessions 1954 2010 Nimbus / Nimbus Records 3:36
Ultimate Big Band Collection: Artie Shaw 2011 Masterworks / Masterworks Jazz 3:14
Artie Shaw and his Orchestra: Big Bands Bella Musica Edition / Zebralution 3:13
Begin the Beguine: Classic Jazz RCA 3:11
Big Band Jazz, Vol. 3
Various Artists
Smithsonian Records
Big Band Music Songs, Vol. 1 - Begin the Beguine... and More Hits
Various Artists
Zebralution / Zumba
Jazz Memorial: Les Génies du Jazz: Artie Shaw - Begin the Beguine Éditions Atlas
Massive Hits!: Jazz
Various Artists
EMI Gold 3:16
The Best Easy Listening Album in the World...Ever!
Various Artists
EMI Gold 3:17
The Best of Artie Shaw [RCA] BMG