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1 hour, 57 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 17 November 2013

Clare presents a two hour show with the best in big band and swing music, including an interview with Scotty Barnhart, the new leader of the Count Basie Orchestra. Ranging from the 1920s to brand new releases, Clare brings her personal love and knowledge of the music to Sunday nights. Over the weeks she'll be joined by celebrity guests and musicians, all united in their love of big band and swing music, and she'll be introducing archive and new session tracks from the BBC Big Band.

Music Played

26 items
  • Image for Anita O'Day

    Anita O'Day and Billy May Just One Of Those Things

    Swings Cole Porter, Fresh Sounds Records

  • Image for Double Six

    Double Six Tickle Toe

    Les Double Six, Columbia Legacy

  • Image for Frankie Laine

    Frankie Laine That's My Desire

    That's My Desire, Wing Records

  • Image for The BBC Big Band

    The BBC Big Band Carnival

  • Image for The BBC Big Band

    The BBC Big Band Don't Go To Strangers

  • Image for Bing Crosby

    Bing Crosby I've Got Five Dollars

    Bing Sings Whilst Bregman Swings, Verve


    • Image for Paul Whiteman

      Paul Whiteman and Rhythm Boys Happy Feet

      Jazz Legends, Mastertone

    • Image for Enrico Tomasso

      Enrico Tomasso Who Cares

      Al Dente, Woodville Records

    • Image for Glenn Miller AAF Band

      Glenn Miller AAF Band Song Of The Volga Boatmen

      Army Air Force Band Live 1943-1944, Jazz Band Records

    • Image for Lew Stone

      Lew Stone and Al Bowlly Looking For A Little Bit of Blue

      78 rpm, Decca

  • ENDS


    • Image for Ted Heath

      Ted Heath Listen To My Music

      Listen To My Music, Decca

    • Image for Ted Heath

      Ted Heath Lush Slide

      Ted Heath's 100th London Palladium Sunday Concert, London Records

  • ENDS

    • Image for Ethel Ennis

      Ethel Ennis Lullaby For Losers

      Ethel Ennis, Pickwick

    • Image for Ed Puddick Big Band

      Ed Puddick Big Band Take Back Your Mink

      Guys And Dolls, Diving Duck Records

    • Image for Bette Midler

      Bette Midler Billy-A-Dick

      For The Boys, Atlantic


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