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57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 20 July 2012

Desmond shares good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may never have heard before. This week he sorts through his personal record collection of some 250,000 titles for songs and music related to the theme "bridges". Getting from over here to over there - safely.

Music Played

16 items
  • Image for Freddy Gardner / Peter Yorke

    Freddy Gardner / Peter Yorke I'm In The Mood For Love

    Essential Collection Freddy Gardner, AVID AVC 947

  • Image for Jean Sablon

    Jean Sablon Sur Le Pont D'avignon

    Paris By Night, EMI CDP 7 94478

  • Image for Eliane Elias

    Eliane Elias Take Five

    Light My Fire, DECCA PROMO -

  • Image for Simon Mayor

    Simon Mayor Midnight In Manchester

    Music From A Small Island, ACOUSTICS CDAS 034

  • Image for Paddy Roberts

    Paddy Roberts Ballad Of Bethnal Green

    Strictly For Grown Ups, MUST CLOSE SATURDAY MCSR 3022

  • Image for The Clark Sisters

    The Clark Sisters Sugar Blues

    Salute To The Singing Groups, JASMINE JASCD 603

  • Image for Nat King Cole

    Nat King Cole Stay As Sweet As You Are

    Nat King Cole Collection, PHILIPS 4801 -

  • Image for Iain Sutherland Orchestra

    Iain Sutherland Orchestra Little Serenade

    Merrymakers British Light Classics, ALTO ALC 1192

  • Image for Frank Sinatra

    Frank Sinatra Brooklyn Bridge

    24 Classic Hits, NIMBUS NI 2020

  • Image for Eartha Kitt

    Eartha Kitt Under The Bridges Of Paris

    British Hit Parade Vol 4 Part 1, ACROBAT ACTRCD 9008

  • Image for Ted Heath

    Ted Heath London Bridge Is Falling Down

    Instruments Of The Dance Orchestra, VOCALION CDLK 4106

  • Image for Professor Pip

    Professor Pip Wobbly Bridge Song

    Professor Pip's Bandshow, PIP RECORDS PIP 20021CDS

  • Image for Ray Davies with the Crouch End Festival Chorus

    Ray Davies with the Crouch End Festival Chorus Waterloo Sunset

    Kinks Choral Collection, DECCA 270 3909

  • Image for Billy May

    Billy May Chelsea Bridge

    Swing Era 1941 1942, TIME LIFE TL 505/08

  • Image for Simon & Garfunkel

    Simon & Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water

    Bridge Over Troubled Water, COLUMBIA 462 488

  • Image for Stanford Robinson

    Stanford Robinson London Bridge

    Stanford Robinson Tribute To Eric Coates, VOCALION CDLK 4183


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