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Clare welcomes in spring with a theme focusing on the birds and the bees. Some of the music featured is Count Basie - Flight of the Foo Birds, Woody Herman - Goosey Gander, Henry Mancini - The Hot Canary and Quincy Jones - Bird Brain.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Harry James

    Flight Of The Bumble Bee

    • I’ve Heard That Song Before: The Hits Of Harry James.
    • Jasmine JASCD 375.
  • Count Basie

    Flight Of the Foo Birds

    • The Atomic Mr Basie.
    • Roulette 7243 82863526.
  • Lionel Hampton

    Buzzin' Around With The Bee

    • Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra 1937-1938.
    • Classics 524.
  • Henry Mancini

    Hot Canary

    • Uniquely Mancini.
    • RCA LSP 2692.
  • Quincy Jones

    Bird Brain

    • Quincy Jones Explores The Music Of Henry Mancini.
    • Verve 060251 7995741.
  • Woody Herman

    Goosey Gander

    • Four Brothers.
    • Dreyfus Disques FDM 367222.
  • Claude Thornhill

    Robbin's Nest

    • Claude Thornhill And His Orchestra 1942-1953.
    • Fresh Sound Records FSR CD 365.
  • Gene Krupa

    Bird House

    • The Second Big Band Sound Of Gene Krupa.
    • Verve 2317 113.
  • Buddy Rich

    Yardbird Suite

    • Plays The Arrangements Of Marty Paich & Ernie Wilkins.
    • Jazzbeat 513.
  • Lena Horne

    Sleeping Bee

    • The Best Of Lena Horne.
    • EMI 0946 39738823.
  • Les Brown

    The Swan Swings

    • Play The Gershwin Songbook/Explosive Sound Of ….
    • Lonehill Jazz 10305.
  • Skip Martin

    Bye Bye Blackbird

    • Speakeasy Blues.
    • Montpellier MONT CD 073.
  • Nick Ross Orchestra with Matthew Ford

    A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

    • My Favourite Things.
    • Montpellier MONT CD050.
  • Ralph Marterie

    Bumble Boogie

    • Dry Marterie.
    • Montpellier MONT CD 031.
  • Count Basie

    Whirly-Bird

    • The Atomic Mr Basie.
    • Roulette 7243 828863526.

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