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Clare Teal presents the best in big band and dance band sounds from the 1930's to today. Including the bands of Geraldo, Billy Ternent, Syd Lawrence and Manny Albam.

Clare Teal presents the best in big band and dance band sounds from the 1930's to today. Including the bands of Geraldo, Billy Ternent, Syd Lawrence and Manny Albam.

Plus rare archive recordings of the BBC Northern Dance Orchestra and great vocals from Dorothy Carless with Ray Noble, Dick Haymes with Tommy Dorsey and Sammy Davis Jr. with Buddy Rich.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Artie Shaw

    Temptation

    • Gloomy Sunday.
    • Jazz Roots CD 56003.
  • Ray Noble

    Nasty Man

    • 78rpm recording.
    • HMV B 6499.
  • Geraldo

    Blues in the Night

    • A Journey to a Star.
    • Empress RAJCD 811.
  • Billy Ternent

    Avalon

    • That Unmistakable Sound.
    • Ace of Clubs SCL 1267.
  • Billy Ternent

    Always

    • That Unmistakable Sound.
    • Ace of Clubs SCL 1267.
  • Dick Haymes

    I Guess I'll Have to Dream the Rest

    • Polka Dots and Moonbeams.
    • Memoir MOIR 120.
  • Benny Carter

    Some of these Days

    • Benny Carter Vol.1.
    • Swingtime ST 1013.
  • Count Basie

    Vine Street Rumble

    • Kansas City Suite.
    • Roulette 94575.
  • Peggy Lee

    The Best is Yet to Come

    • Sugar ‘n’ Spice.
    • Capitol 525 492.
  • The Northern Dance Orchestra

    Perdido

    • BBC Archive Material.
    • N/A.
  • The Northern Dance Orchestra

    The Donkey Serenade

    • BBC Archive Material.
    • N/A.
  • Syd Lawrence

    Colonel Bogey March

    • This is a Lovely Way to Spend an Evening.
    • Philips 6308 204.
  • Sammy Davis Jr. & Buddy Rich - If it's the Last Thing I do

  • Manny Albam

    That Old Black Magic

    • Big Band Blast.
    • Sunset SLS 50249.
  • Gitte Hænning

    My Kind of World

    • My Kind of World.
    • Columbia SCX 6421.
  • Doc Severinsen

    The Sidewinder

    • Fever.
    • Command SCOM 106.

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