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Clare presents the best in big band and dance band sounds, and listeners pick the music for Something Old Something New Something Borrowed Something Blue.

Clare presents the best in big band and dance band sounds. This week she's got an extra long track from Count Basie from 1975 and there's also a chance you picked the music for Something Old Something New Something Borrowed Something Blue, plus more from the British dance bands and the trad jazz bands.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Frank Sinatra

    Mr Success

    • The Complete Capitol Singles Collection 1953-1961.
  • Kay Starr

    The Breeze

    • Songs By Kay Starr.
  • Tony Bennett

    The Good Life

    • Music To Watch Girls By.
  • Jerry Shard and His Music

    Can Can Can

    • A Bachelor In Parlis Ultra Lounge 10.
  • Artie Shaw

    Summertime

    • 1945 The Classic Years.
  • Bix Beiderbecke & Frankie Trumbauer and His Orchestra

    I'm Coming Virginia

    • Berlin Swing.
  • Harry Connick, Jr.

    It Had To Be You

    • When Harry Met Sally Soundtrack.
    • CBS.
  • Artie Shaw

    Back Bay Shuffle

    • The Centennial Collection.
  • Lee Wiley & Billy Butterfield

    A Touch Of The Blues

    • A Touch Of The Blues.
  • Randy Brecker & Thilo Wolf Big Band

    Swinging Fingers

    • Swing It.
    • MONS RECORDS.
  • Henry Hall & BBC Dance Orchestra

    The Music Goes Round And Around

    • The Music Goes Round And Around.
  • Jamie Cullum

    Old Devil Moon

    • Twentysomething.
    • Universal.
  • Warren Barker

    Caper At The Coffee House

    • The Leopard Lounge Vol. 2 - Swinging Lounge Tunes From The Atlantic & Warner Vau.
  • Jimmy Dorsey

    So Rare

    • The Best Of Jimmy And Tommy Dorsey.
  • The Four Freshmen

    This Can't Be Love

    • Four Freshmen And Five Saxes.
  • Paul Nero

    The Hot Canary

    Performer: David Childs. Ensemble: Players from the Foot Guards Bands.
    • Paul Weston A Life In Music.
  • Gene Krupa

    Disc Jockey Jump

    • Disc Jockey Jump.
  • Eydie Gormé

    Gypsy In My Soul

    • Love Is A Season.
  • Count Basie

    BIllie's Bounce

    • The Best Of Count Basie.
    • Pablo Records.
  • Johnny Mercer

    The Hills Of California

    • Dream Team.
  • Ella Fitzgerald & The Mills Brothers

    I Gotta Have My Baby Back

    • Oh Lady Be Good.
  • Buddy Rich

    Big Mama Cass

    • Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (live at Caesar's Palace Las Vegas).
  • Hazel Scott

    Mighty Like The Blues

    • The Women, Classic Female Jazz Artists 1939-1952.
  • Mick Mulligan's Jazz Band

    Button Up Your Overcoat

    • The Best Of British Jazz from the BBC Jazz Club.
  • Charlie Christian

    Seven Come Eleven

    Composer: Benny Goodman. Performer: The Benny Goodman Sextet.
    • Flying Home Charlie Christian.
  • Ruby Turner & Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

    Jumpin' In The Morning

    • Sirens of Song.
    • WEA.
  • Tubby Hayes

    May Ray

    • Classics.
  • Liza Minnelli

    I Like The Likes Of You

    • It Amazes Me.

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