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Clare Teal presents more sounds of the big bands featuring Erskine Hawkins, Glenn Miller and Jerry Gray; the British dance bands of Ambrose, Ted Heath and Sid Phillips and the vocal stylings of Ella Fitzgerald and Matthew Ford.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Erskine Hawkins

    Swing Out

    • The Original Tuxedo Junction.
    • Bluebird ND 90363.
  • Glenn Miller

    Tuxedo Junction

    • The Definitive Glenn Miller Collection.
    • Bluebird 82876 560302.
  • Jerry Gray

    Re-Stringing The Pearls

    • Flag Waver.
    • Montpellier MONT CD 048.
  • Ambrose Orchestra

    Tarantula

    • The Essential Collection.
    • Avid AVC 992.
  • Sid Phillips

    Hors D'Oeuvres

    • The Rediffusion Anthology Vol 2.
    • Vocalion CDLK 4122.
  • Ted Heath

    Cool For Cats

    • Headin’ North and Other Hit Singles.
    • Memoir CDMOIR 505.
  • Jimmie Lunceford

    Yard Dog Mazurka

    • The Classic Tracks of Jimmie Lunceford.
    • Kaz Records KAZ CD 317.
  • Billy May & His Orchestra

    Blues In The Night

    • Original Arrangements of Jimmie Lunceford in Hi-Fi.
    • Lonehill Jazz LHJ 10336.
  • Fat Chops Big Band with Matthew Ford

    Lean Baby

    • Feeling Good.
    • Fat Chops Big Band.
  • Ella Fitzgerald with Nelson Riddle Orchestra

    Midnight Sun

    • For The Love of Ella Fitzgerald.
    • Verve 841 765 2.
  • J.J. Johnson and His Big Band

    Swing Spring

    • Say When.
    • Bluebird ND86277.
  • Tutti Camarata Big Band

    Tutti's Trumpets and Trombones

    • Tutti’s Trumpets and Trombones.
    • Avid AMSC 739.
  • The Alumni of Stan Kenton

    Eager Beaver

    • The Best of Back to Balboa/50th Anniversary Celebration.
    • Mama Foundation MMF1004.
  • Chris Dean’s Syd Lawrence Orchestra

    Splanky

    • Re-Generation.
    • Syd Lawrence Orchestra IMCD 001.

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