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27/09/2009

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Sunday 27 September 2009

New York's Savoy Ballroom and London's Monseigneur Restaurant are in the spotlight with music from Van Alexander and Lew Stone.

Also featured are The Charlie Barnet Band (Wild Mab of the Fish Pond), Metronome All Stars (Bugle Call Rag) and Gerry Mulligan and his Concert Jazz Band (Lady Chatterley's Mother).

Music Played

14 items
  • Image for Van Alexander & His Orchestra

    Van Alexander & His Orchestra Christopher Columbus

    Home of Happy Feet-Staged for Sound, Capitol 7243 5352112

  • Image for Van Alexander & His Orchestra

    Van Alexander & His Orchestra Stomping At The Savoy

    Home of Happy Feet-Staged for Sound, Capitol 7243 5352112

  • Image for Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb

    Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb - A-Tisket A-Tasket

    Rhythm and Romance 25 Early Hits, Living Era CDAJA 5212

  • Image for Lew Stone Band

    Lew Stone Band Dinner and Dance

    Dinner and Dance, Conifer CDSVL 216

  • Image for Lew Stone Band

    Lew Stone Band The Bouncing Ball

    I’ll BBCing You, Vocalion CDEA 6012

  • Image for The Metronome All Stars

    The Metronome All Stars Bugle Call Rag

    The Metronome All Star Bands, RCA Bluebird ND 87636

  • Image for The Metronome All Stars

    The Metronome All Stars Metronome All Out

    Metronome All Star Bands, RCA Bluebird ND 87636

  • Image for Harry James New Swinging Band

    Harry James New Swinging Band Shiny Stockings

    Harry James and His New Swinging Band, Jazz Beat 515

  • Image for Charlie Barnet

    Charlie Barnet Wild Mab of the Fish Pond

    Cherokee, Evidence ECD 220652

  • Image for The Capp-Pierce Juggernaut

    The Capp-Pierce Juggernaut A Jug or Not

    Live at the Alley Cat, Bellaphon CCD 4336

  • Image for Doris Day with Frank De Vol Orchestra

    Doris Day with Frank De Vol Orchestra Let's Fly Away

    Cuttin’ Capers-Bright and Shiny, Columbia 477 5932

  • Image for Doc Severinsen Orchestra

    Doc Severinsen Orchestra Mack the Knife

    Tempestuous Trumpet, London-Command LTZ-Z 15235

  • Image for Cincinnati Pops

    Cincinnati Pops "Big Band" Orchestra Take the A Train

    Big Band Hit Parade, Telarc CD 80177

  • Image for Gerry Mulligan and the Concert Jazz Band

    Gerry Mulligan and the Concert Jazz Band Lady Chatterley's Mother

    Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band, Verve Compact Jazz 838 8332

  • CONCERTS FOR THE COMING WEEK

    ADVANCE NOTICE
    Sunday 11 October
    Annual convention of the Sinatra Society
    Clarendon Suites, Hagley Road, Birmingham
    Tickets on sale from Margaret Cummings 0121 350 0683

    Tuesday 29 September
    Glenn Miller Orchestra UK
    Congress Theatre
    Eastbourne

    Wednesday 30 September
    Syd Lawrence Orchestra
    The Hawth
    Crawley

    Wednesday 30 September
    NYJO
    Theatre Royal
    York

    Saturday 3 October
    Jeff Short Big Band
    Theydon Bois Village Hall
    Epping

    Saturday 3 October
    Chris Smith’s String of Pearls
    Winter Gardens
    Eastbourne

    Sunday 4 October
    Nick Ross Orchestra
    New Royal Theatre
    Portsmouth

    Sunday 4 October
    Ed Puddick Big Band
    Jazz at the Manor
    Ruislip

    Sunday 4 October
    Paul Sykes Big Band
    Mytchett Centre
    Camberley

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