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Clare welcomes big band leader and composer Duncan Lamont Sr to the studio. Plus listeners' choice of music in Something Old Something New.

Clare welcomes big band leader and composer Duncan Lamont Sr to the studio to talk about his Mr Benn Big Band project and his long illustrious career. There's a chance you picked the music in Something Old Something New Something Borrowed Something Blue and there's more from the British dance bands and trad jazz bands.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Music Played

  • Mel Tormé & Marty Paich Orchestra

    Too Darn Hot

    • Swings Schubert Alley.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Goody Goody

    • 1952.
  • The Duncan Lamont Big Band & Kenny Wheeler

    Mr Benn

    • As If By Magic...Mr Benn.
    • NFI.
  • Mickey Katz & His Orchestra

    Happy Pay-Off Day

    • Strictly Kosher.
  • Quintette du Hot Club de France

    Ain't Misbehavin'

    • 10" single.
  • Billie Holiday

    Love Me Or Leave Me

    • OKeh.
  • Jane Monheit

    The Waters Of March

    • Come Dream With Me.
    • Warlock Records.
  • John Pizzarelli & The George Shearing Quintet

    Lucky To Be Me

    • The Rare Delight Of You.
    • TELARC.
  • Alex Walsh & His Band

    Davenport Blues

    • Strike One.
    • STRIKE.
  • Buddy Rich


    • Big Swing Face.
  • Geraldo

    Gotta Be This Or That

    • Presenting Geraldo & His Orchestra.
  • Nina Simone

    I Want A Little Sugar In My Bowl

    • It's Love.
  • Henry Mancini

    Peter Gunn Theme

    • The music From Peter Gunn.
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    Dizzy's Business

    • Birk's Works.
  • Benny Goodman

    Sing Sing Sing (Live at Carnegie Hall)

    • The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert.
  • Frank Sinatra

    Come Fly With Me

    • Come Fly With Me.
  • Miles Davis

    The Duke

    • Miles Ahead!.
  • Count Basie

    The Kid From Redbank

    • The Atomic Mr Basie.
  • Rosemary Clooney

    In The Cool, Cool, Cool Of The Evening

    • Hollywood's Best.
  • The Temperance Seven


    • 7" VINYL.
  • Joe Loss

    Tuxedo Junction

    • Joe Loss Plays Glenn Miller.
    • Music For Pleasure.
  • Dean Martin

    On The Street Where You Live

    • This Time I'm Swingin'!.
  • Harry James

    Two O'Clock Jump