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1 hour
First broadcast:
Sunday 29 August 2010

Clare Teal has the best in big band sounds with music from Humphrey Lyttelton's Big Band with Jimmy Rushing, Count Basie with Milt Jackson, Si Zentner, Jerry Fielding and Larry Sonn. Plus there's a salute to the girls with the International Sweethearts of Rhythm and Ivy Benson and Her Orchestra.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Harry James

    Harry James Crazy Rhythm

    Best Of the Capitol Years, Capitol CDP 7989522

  • Image for Benny Goodman

    Benny Goodman Sing, Sing, Sing Pt1

    Benny Goodman Three Classic Albums, Avid AMSC 1004

  • Image for BBC Big Band with Ken Peplowski

    BBC Big Band with Ken Peplowski Don't Be That Way

    A Tribute To Benny Goodman, Chandos CHAN 9927

  • Image for Jay Whidden New Midnight Follies

    Jay Whidden New Midnight Follies Up and At 'Em

    Hot Coffee Rare Jazz Moments …, Saville CDSVL 217

  • Image for Lew Stone & His Monseigneur Band

    Lew Stone & His Monseigneur Band Blue Jazz

    Legendary Monseigner Band 1932-1934, Claves CD 50-95079

  • Image for Ray Noble with Al Bowlly

    Ray Noble with Al Bowlly Makin' Whickey-Wackey Down In Waikiki

    Ray Noble Al Bowlly HMV Sessions Vol 1, Vocalion CDEA 6009

  • Image for International Sweethearts of Rhythm

    International Sweethearts of Rhythm The Tiny Boogie

    How Blue Can You Get: Great Blues …., RCA Bluebird ND 86758

  • Image for Ivy Benson Band

    Ivy Benson Band Take the A Train

    I Want to Teach the World to Blow, SJB Records LIB 3333

  • Image for Ella Fitzgerald

    Ella Fitzgerald Too Marvellous

    Best of the BBC Vaults, Voyage Digital Media V006

  • Image for Humphrey Lyttelton with Jimmy Rushing

    Humphrey Lyttelton with Jimmy Rushing Somebody Stole My Gal

    Humphrey Lyttelton Big Band with Jimmy Rushing, Upbeat Jazz URCD 174

  • Image for Count Basie with Milt Jackson

    Count Basie with Milt Jackson Back to The Apple

    Milt Jackson + Count Basie + The Big Band Vol 2, Pablo J33J 20054

  • Image for Bill Potts

    Bill Potts It Ain't Necessarily So

    the Jazz Soul of Porgy and Bess, Capitol CDP 795 1322

  • Image for Si Zentner

    Si Zentner Siboney

    Swing and Latin, Montpellier MONT CD 052

  • Image for Jerry Fielding

    Jerry Fielding Razzle Dazzle

    Double Impact, Montpellier MONT CD 039

  • Image for Larry Sonn

    Larry Sonn Ida Bridges Falling Down

    Double Impact, Montpellier MONT CD 039

  • Image for Charlie Barnet

    Charlie Barnet Boomerang!

    Charlie Barnet Big Band 1967, Lonehill Jazz LHJ 10267


    Monday 30 August
    Nick Ross Orchestra

    Monday 30 August
    Five Star Swing
    Molem Theatre

    Thursday 2 September
    Peter Grant
    Floral Pavilion
    New Brighton

    Friday 3 September
    Five Star Swing
    Horsebridge Arts Centre

    Friday 3 September
    Len Phillips Big Band
    Tribute to Lita Roza with Dennis Lotis
    Winter Garden

    Saturday 4 September
    Nick Ross Orchestra
    Radlett Centre

    Saturday 4 September
    Spitfire Bounce 1940’s and early ‘50’s dance
    Slade Green Community Centre

    Saturday 4 September
    Ray Gelato and His Giants
    Savoy Seaside Swing

    Sunday 5 September
    Five Star Swing
    Carnival Hall
    Burnham on Crouch

    Sunday 5 September
    Paul Sykes Big Band
    Mytchett Centre

    Sunday 5 September
    Jazz at the Manor


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