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Clare is joined by musician Van Morrison after his successful In Concert for Radio 2 earlier in the week. She also heralds in a new time with The Swing's The Thing a chance for you to have your favourite big band and swing records played; all they need to be is swinging!

1 hour, 57 minutes


Music Played

  • Keely Smith

    What Is This Thing Called Love

    • Swingin' Pretty.
  • Mel Tormé

    Comin' Home Baby

    • Comin' Home Baby.
  • Van Morrison

    Every Time I See A River

  • Ken Colyer

    Goin' Home

    • From New Orleans To London And Back To The Delta.
  • Woody Herman

    Blues Upstairs

    • The Woody Herman Story.
  • Van Morrison, Annie Ross, Georgie Fame & Jon Hendricks


    • How Long Had This Been Going On.
    • Exile.
  • Eddie “Cleanhead” Vinson

    Kidney Stew Blues

    • 1945-1947.
  • Van Morrison

    Medley: Baby Please Don't Go/Don't Start Crying/Here Comes The Night

  • Dorothy Ashby


    • Afro Harping.
    • Verve.
  • Ray Anthony


    • Single.
  • Quincy Jones

    It's My Party (feat. Amy Winehouse)

    • Q: Soul Bossa Nostra.
    • Geffen.
  • Nat King Cole

    You're Nobody Till Somebody Loves You

    • The Nat King Cole Trio - The Vintage Years.
  • Xavier Cugat

    La Cumparsita

    • Lo Mejor De Xavier Cugat.
  • Edmundo Ros


    • The Very Best Of.
  • Werner Müller and His Orchestra


    • The Very Best Of Werner Muller And His Orchestra.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Rocks In My Bed

    • Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Duke Ellington Songbook.
  • Django Reinhardt & The Glenn Miller All Stars

    How High The Moon

    • Django Reinhardt & The Glenn Miller All Stars Paris 1945.
    • 004.
  • Al Bowlly & Lew Stone

    Music Maestro Please

    • Sing For Your Supper.
  • Esperanza Spalding

    Chim Chim Cheree

    • Disney Jazz Vol 1 Everybody Wants To Be A Cat.
    • EMI.
  • Cécile McLorin Salvant

    Stepsisters' Lament

    • For One To Love.
    • Mack Avenue.
  • Duke Ellington

    Such Sweet Thunder

    • The Complete Columbia Studio Albums 1951-1958.
  • The Songaminute Man

    Quando Quando Quando (Full Version)

    • TBA.
    • Decca.
  • Sy Oliver

    Five Flats Furnished

    • Sy's Back And Swinging.