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04/08/2009

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 04 August 2009

Desmond rummages through his collection of 250,000 titles to share some good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may have never heard before. This week's theme is London.

Music Played

21 items
  • Image for Sound Effect

    Sound Effect Big Ben

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Petula Clark

    Petula Clark London Is London

    Ultimate Collection, SANCTUARY, SANDD 111

  • Image for Eddie Peabody

    Eddie Peabody Lambeth Walk

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Billy Cotton / Alan Breeze / Johnston Singers

    Billy Cotton / Alan Breeze / Johnston Singers They're Changing Guard At Buckingham Palace

    Billy's Your Uncle, VOCALION, CDLK 4237

  • Image for Royal Liverpool Philharmonic

    Royal Liverpool Philharmonic London Suite Covent Garden

    Eric Coates London Suites, ARABESQUE, Z 8036

  • Image for Frank Sinatra & Axel Stordahl Orchestra

    Frank Sinatra & Axel Stordahl Orchestra Frank Sinatra & Axel Stordahl Orchestra - London By Night

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Joan Sterndale Bennett

    Joan Sterndale Bennett From Marble Arch To Leicester Sqaure

    Late Joys, MUST CLOSE SATURDAY, MCSR 3026

  • Image for Flanders and Swann

    Flanders and Swann Transport Of Delight

    Transport Of Delight, EMI, 7243 8 29399

  • Image for The Mills Brothers

    The Mills Brothers London Rhythm

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Ted Heath

    Ted Heath London Bridge Is Falling Down

    Instruments Of The Dance Orchestra, VOCALION, CDLK 4106

  • Image for Georgia Brown

    Georgia Brown Knocked 'Em In The Old Kent Road (Wot Cher)

    Georgia Brown / Lydia Macdonald, VOCALION, CDLK 4164

  • Image for Peter Dawson

    Peter Dawson Old Father Thames

    Australia's Ambassador Of Song, AVID, AMSC 719

  • Image for London Studio Players

    London Studio Players Oranges And Lemons

    Musical Kaleidoscope Vol 1, GUILD, GLCD 5139

  • Image for Hutch

    Hutch Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Stanley Holloway

    Stanley Holloway With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm

    Essential Collection, AVID, AVC 913

  • Image for Gert & Daisy (Elsie & Doris Waters)

    Gert & Daisy (Elsie & Doris Waters) Cockneys At Heart ... And Proud Of It Too

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Cleo Laine

    Cleo Laine Streets Of London

    Very Best Of Cleo Laine, RCA VICTOR, 74321 43215

  • Image for The Radio Revellers

    The Radio Revellers Maybe It's Because I'm A Londoner

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Fred Astaire

    Fred Astaire Foggy Day In London Town

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Billy Thorburn / Rita Williams

    Billy Thorburn / Rita Williams When London Is Saying Goodnight

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

  • Image for Sound Effect

    Sound Effect Big Ben (Bongs)

    Sing A Song Of London, ASV LIVING ERA, CD AJS 2004

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