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Picnics and Outdoor Pleasures

Desmond shares good tunes on the theme of Picnics and Outdoor Pleasures: Getting out and about for fun.

Desmond shares good tunes, some unexpected ones and a few you may never have heard before from the worlds of classical music, pop standards, jazz , shows and films. All served with a sprinkling of interpretations from modern artistes who dig into the music of yesterday to make the 'music go 'round' today. This week he sorts through his personal record collection for songs and music related to the theme of "Picnics and outdoor pleasures". Getting out and about for fun.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Billie Jo Spears

    Blanket On The Ground

  • Fiddler’s Dram

    Day Trip To Bangor

  • Passion

    Swimming Song

  • Ronnie Hilton

    Happy Wanderer

  • The Choir of Magdalen College, Oxford

    Sweet Nightingale

  • Night Of The Mannheim Raid

    Nightingales And Bombers

  • Acker Bilk & Stan Tracey Big Brass

    Stranger On The Shore

  • Heads Hands & Feet

    Country Boy

  • The 5th Dimension

    Stoned Soul Picnic

  • Anthony Warlow

    Moonglow / Picnic

  • Red Ingle

    Seruntan Yob

  • Williams Fairey Engineering Band

    Daisy Bell

  • George Formby

    With My Little Stick Of Blackpool Rock

  • Edmundo Ros

    Her Bathing Suite Never Got Wet

  • Sheila Southern & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    Country Boy

  • Bbc Wireless Military Band

    Soldiers In The Park

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