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Clare Teal presents the best in big band sounds - old and new. Including vintage groove from Louis Armstrong, Jelly Roll Morton and Lionel Hampton plus the music of Nelson Riddle as performed by British bandleader Vic Lewis and pianist Oscar Peterson.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Louis Armstrong

    Savoy Blues

    • Louis &Luis.
    • ASV Living Era CD AJA 5094.
  • Jelly Roll Morton

    Swinging the Elks

    • 1939 40.
    • Classics 563.
  • Lionel Hampton

    Shoe Shiner's Drag

    • 1938 39.
    • Classics 534.
  • Gene Krupa and His Orchestra

    King Porter Stomp

    • The Complete Capitol Recordings.
    • Blue Note 42005.
  • The Gil Evans Orchestra

    King Porter Stomp

    • New Bottle Old Wine.
    • EMI CDP 7468552.
  • Woody Herman

    By Play

    • The Complete Capitol Recordings.
    • Mosaic 196.
  • Manny Albam

    Happiness Is a Thing Called Joe

    • Brass on Fire.
    • Solid State SS 18000.
  • Jack Parnell & His Orchestra

    Twilight in Turkey

    • Trip to Mars.
    • Vocalion CDNJT 5308.
  • Vic Lewis Orchestra

    Basiec Riddle

    • The Best of Vic Lewis – The EMI Years.
    • EMI CDP 7977312.
  • Vic Lewis Orchestra

    Sax Blue

    • The Best of Vic Lewis – The EMI Years.
    • EMI CDP 7977312.
  • Nelson Riddle

    A Sleepin' Bee

    • Oscar Peterson & Nelson Riddle.
    • Verve 1790900.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Blues for Big Scotia

    • Bursting Out with the All-Star Big Band.
    • Verve 821986-2.
  • Aretha Franklin

    So Long

    • Soul 69.
    • Rhino 8122715323.
  • Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band

    The Cat

    • Dave Siebels with Gordon Goodwin.
    • Pat Boone’s Gold 81112.

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