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19/12/2010

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Sunday 19 December 2010

Clare Teal presents festive fare from the big bands of Billy May, Lionel Hampton, Duke Ellington and Les Brown. With the great vocalists of Bing Crosby with the Andrew Sisters, Peggy Lee and Diana Krall and some unexpected treats from Australian trumpeter James Morrison and the Dutch Swing College Band.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Billy May

    Billy May Rudoph The Red-Nosed Reindeer Mambo

    Christmas Cocktails, Capitol 72438 5255922

  • Image for Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

    Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Silent Night, Lonely Night

    The Joy of Christmas Past, GRP GRP 97962

  • Image for Les Brown and His Band of Renown

    Les Brown and His Band of Renown The Nutcracker Suite

    Christmas Cocktails, Capitol 72438 5255922

  • Image for Hal Kemp

    Hal Kemp Siberian Sleigh Ride

    Christmas Time With The Stars, Conifer YULE 300

  • Image for Ambrose

    Ambrose Toy Trumpet

    Night Ride, Memoir CD MOIR 301

  • Image for Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters

    Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Bing Crosby & the Andrews Sisters - Jingle Bells

    Just For Fun Vol. 4, Broadway Intermission BR 134

  • Image for Lionel Hampton

    Lionel Hampton Gin For Christmas

    Tempo And Swing, Bluebird 74321 101 612

  • Image for Louis Armstrong & The Commanders

    Louis Armstrong & The Commanders Cool Yule

    Jazz Plays Christmas, UCJ 530 4877

  • Image for Peggy Lee

    Peggy Lee Winter Wonderland

    Christmas Cocktails, Capitol 72438 5255922

  • Image for Diana Krall & Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

    Diana Krall & Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra Sleigh Ride

    Christmas Songs, Verve 060249 8821213

  • Image for Bob Crosby and His Orchestra

    Bob Crosby and His Orchestra Skater's Waltz (In Swingtime)

    South Rampart Street Parade, Conifer CDHD 219

  • Image for Dutch Swing College Band

    Dutch Swing College Band Let It Snow

    A Happy Dixie Christmas, Pink Records 6220 06003

  • Image for Charlie Barnet Big Band

    Charlie Barnet Big Band Snowfall

    Big Band 1967 & More, Lonehill Jazz LHJ 10267

  • Image for James Morrison

    James Morrison Santa Claus Is Coming to Town

    This is Christmas, Origin Music OM1

  • Image for James Morrison

    James Morrison God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

    This Is Christmas, Origin Music OM1

  • Image for The Big 18

    The Big 18 March Of The Toys

    The Legendary Swing Sessions, Jasmine JASCD 525

  • CONCERTS FOR THE COMING WEEK

    Monday 20 December
    Dan Spanner Big Band
    Kings Cross Social Club
    London

    Thursday 23 December – Boxing Day
    Jeff Hooper Swing Band
    Littlecote House Hotel
    Hungerford, Berkshire

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