String of Pearls

Playlist for 23 July 2006

  • Title:
    Black Bottom
    Artist:
    Howard Lannin And His Orchestra
    Album:
    Charleston: Great Stars Of The 20s
  • Title:
    The Stein Song
    Artist:
    Rudy Vallee
    Album:
    Ritzy: Popular Music Of The 1930s
  • Title:
    Once In A While
    Artist:
    Dinning Sisters
    Album:
    The Groups Sing
  • Title:
    Portrait Of A Flirt
    Artist:
    Queen's Hall Light Orchestra
    Album:
    Fiddle Faddle
  • Title:
    Bluebird Of Happiness
    Artist:
    Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
    Album:
    Hey Baba Rebop: The Famous 1940s
  • Title:
    These Foolish Things
    Artist:
    Peggy Lee
    Album:
    1940s: Nostalgia Collection
  • Title:
    Everything Stops For Tea
    Artist:
    Jack Buchanan
    Album:
    The 1940s Nostalgia Collection
  • Title:
    I'll See You In My Dreams
    Artist:
    Val Rosing Swing Stars
    Album:
    With Vocal Refrain
  • Title:
    For All We Know
    Artist:
    Isham Jones Orchestra & Joe Martin
    Album:
    The Golden Age Of American Sweet Bands
  • Title:
    Gypsy Love Song
    Artist:
    Charles Kullman
    Album:
    100 Years Ago
  • Title:
    Maria Elena
    Artist:
    Bob Eberley & Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra
    Album:
    Hey Ba Ba Rebop: The Famous 1940s
  • Title:
    Heatwave
    Artist:
    Ethel Waters & Ben Selvin Orchestra
    Album:
    The Great Stars Salute Irving Berlin
  • Title:
    Cheek To Cheek
    Artist:
    Count Basie Orchestra
    Album:
    Swing: The Ultimate Big Band Album

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