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25/03/2012

Russell Davies celebrates the art, craft and inspiration of the popular song.

57 minutes

Last on

Sun 25 Mar 2012 21:00

Music Played

  • Mel Tormé

    Shakin' The Blues Away

    MEL TORME AT THE RED HILL/AT THE MAISONETTE

    • COLLECTOR'S CHOICE, 74.
  • Dick Robertson/Hoagy Carmichael Orchestra

    In The Still Of The Night

    HOAGY CARMICHAEL IN PERSON 1925-1955

    • AVID, AMBX 150.
  • Perry Como

    In The Still Of The Night

    PERRY COMO: WE GET LETTERS

    • RCA, RD 2070.
  • Mildred Bailey

    Small Fry

    MILDRED BAILEY COMPLETE COLUMBIAS VOL 1

    • DEFINITIVE, DRCD 11179.
  • Irene Kral

    Small World (Isn't It?)

    IRENE KRAL: WHERE IS LOVE?

    • CANDID, 71012.
  • Ben Selvin and His Orchestra

    You Said It

    BEN SELVIN: THE COLUMBIA HOUSE BANDS VOL 2

    • THE OLD MASTERS, MB 117.
  • Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra

    There's A Small Hotel

    RODGERS & HART: WITH A SONG IN THEIR HEARTS

    • AVID, AVC 538.
  • Frank Sinatra

    In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning

    FRANK SINATRA: IN THE WEE SMALL HOURS

    • CAPITOL, CDP 7 96826 2.
  • Aretha Franklin

    I Say A Little Prayer

    MUSIC TO WTCH GIRLS BY VOLUME 3

    • COLUMBIA, SONYTV 96CD.
  • Aretha Franklin

    Drinking Again

    ARETHA FRANKLIN: JAZZ TO SOUL

    • COLUMBIA, C2K 48515.
  • Billie Holiday

    Them There Eyes

    LADY DAY: BILLIE HOLIDAY COMPLETE COLUMBIAS

    • COLUMBIA LEGACY, CXK 85470.
  • Karl Radlach & His Orchestra

    Be Careful With Those Eyes

    BERNIE CUMMINS & HIS ORCHESTRA 1924-1930

    • TIMELESS HISTORICAL, CBC 1-058.
  • Bob Bailey W. Count Basie & His Orchestra

    I'm Drownin' In Your Deep Blue Eyes

    COUNT BASIE CHRONOLOGICAL 1946-1947

    • CHRONOLOGICAL CLASSICS, 988.
  • Hoagy Carmichael

    The Love Nest

    HOAGY CARMICHAEL IN PERSON 1925-1955 (10 CD SET)

    • AVID, AMBX 150.

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