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Prom 35: Story of Swing

Recorded as part of the BBC Proms 2015, Claire Teal and the Guy Barker and Winston Rollins Big Bands in a programme including tributes to Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey.

BBC Proms 2015: Claire Teal, the Guy Barker and Winston Rollins Big Bands with a programme including tributes to Benny Goodman and Tommy Dorsey.

From the Royal Albert Hall, London
Presented by Petroc Trelawny

Clare Teal (vocalist / presenter)
Jamie Davis (vocalist)
Elaine Delmar (vocalist)
Guy Barker Big Band
Guy Barker conductor
Winston Rollins Big Band
Winston Rollins conductor

After the success of last year's Battle of the Bands Prom, Clare Teal returns with a line-up of musicians to showcase the very best of the current UK jazz and big band scene. She's joined by Guy Barker and Winston Rollins to tell the story of the birth of swing, including tributes to 'King of Swing' Benny Goodman and the great trombonist and bandleader Tommy Dorsey.

2 hours, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • The Guy Barker Big Band

    Sing Me A Swing Song

  • Winston Rollins Big Band & The Guy Barker Big Band

    Sugar Foot Stomp

  • The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band

    King Porter Stomp

  • Jamie Davis And The Guy Barker Big Band

    Prisoner Of Love

  • Ensemble

    Lester Leaps In

  • Winston Rollins Big Band

    I Got It Bad

  • The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band

    White Heat

  • The Guy Barker Big Band

    Smoke Rings

  • Jamie Davis And The Winston Rollins Big Band

    Marie

  • The Guy Barker Big Band

    Let Me Off Uptown

  • The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band

    Skyliner

  • Winston Rollins Big Band & The Guy Barker Big Band

    Trumpet Blues and Cantabile

  • Clare Teal And Winston Rollins Big Band

    Why Don't You Do Right

  • Andy Playfoot & The Guy Barker Big Band

    Livin' in the Sunlight, Lovin' in the Moonlight

  • Winston Rollins Big Band & The Guy Barker Big Band

    Opus One

  • Ensemble

    Handful Of Keys

  • Elaine Delmar And The Winston Rollins Big Band

    Lover Man

  • The Guy Barker Band & The Promunards

    What Is This Thing Called Love?

  • The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band

    Song of the Volga Boatmen

  • Clarke Peters & The Promunards & Winston Rollins Big Band

    Minnie The Moocher

  • Ensemble Wity The Guy Barker Big Band

    Sing Sing Sing

  • Ensemble Wity The Guy Barker Big Band & Winston Rollins Big Band

    Sing Sing Sing - Reprise

  • Johann Strauss II

    Tales from the Vienna Woods, Op 325

    Performer: Anton Karas. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Willi Boskovsky.
    • Johann Strauss: Famous Waltzes: Boskovsky.
    • Decca.
    • 5.

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