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Let's Go West

Duration:
57 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 01 March 2013

Desmond shares good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may never have heard before from the worlds of classical music, pop standards, jazz , shows and films. All served with a sprinkling of interpretations from modern artistes who dig into the music of yesterday to make the music go round today. This week he sorts through his personal record collection for songs and music related to the theme of Let's go west. Music to head off into the sunset.

Music Played

15 items
  • Image for Stanley Black

    Stanley Black HELLO DOLLY

    BROADWAY SPECTACULAR, DECCA PFS 4077

  • Image for Ronnie Carroll

    Ronnie Carroll LET'S FALL IN LOVE

    ROSES ARE RED, DIAMOND RECORDINGS GENCD 004

  • Image for IAN WALLACE

    IAN WALLACE DOWN BELOW

    BEST OF IAN WALLACE, EMI 7243 8 28370

  • Image for Detroit Symphony Orchestra

    Detroit Symphony Orchestra HOE-DOWN (RODEO)

    COPELAND - EL SALON MEXICO ETC, DECCA 414 273

  • Image for Édith Piaf

    Édith Piaf LA VIE EN ROSE

    CAFÉ DE PARIS, YESTERYEAR GLM/Y 38-25

  • Image for Elvis Costello

    Elvis Costello SHE

    MOVIES' GREATEST LOVE SONGS, UNIVERSAL 982 7988

  • Image for WESTERN BROTHERS

    WESTERN BROTHERS PLAY THE GAME YOU CADS

    GLORIOUS OLD TIME MUSIC HALL, YESTERYEAR GLM/Y 38-14

  • Image for JOHN GREGORY

    JOHN GREGORY BIG COUNTRY

    DYNAMIC SOUND OF JOHN GREGORY, PHILIPS 842 833

  • Image for Dinah Shore

    Dinah Shore BUTTONS AND BOWS

    DINAH SHORE COLLECTION, VOCALION 2CDUS 3003

  • Image for Benny Hill

    Benny Hill ERNIE

    HELLO CHILDREN EVERYWHERE, EMI 7243 8 74827

  • Image for Judy Garland

    Judy Garland LET'S GO WEST AGAIN

    COLLECTORS' GEMS FROM THE MGM MUSICALS, EMI 7243 8 54533

  • Image for Henry Hall

    Henry Hall RED SAILS IN THE SUNSET

    THE MUSIC GOES 'ROUND AND AROUND, VOCALION CDEA 6008

  • Image for Betty Garrett

    Betty Garrett WAY OUT WEST

    WORDS AND MUSIC (SOUNDTRACK), SONY

  • Image for Randy Newman

    Randy Newman RIDER IN THE RAIN

    LONELY AT THE TOP, READERS DIGEST RDCD 516

  • Image for VERNON & MARYETTA MIDGLEY

    VERNON & MARYETTA MIDGLEY LITTLE GREY HOME IN THE WEST

    DUETS FOR FOUR, MVM CDMVM 11157

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