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Clare Teal with two hours of the best in big band, jazz and swing, from the earliest recordings to the latest releases.  A barrowful of big brass and classic songs.

Clare Teal has two hours of the best in big band, jazz and swing, from the earliest records to the latest releases. From Count Basie to Kansas Smitty’s; big brass, stunning arrangements and the best of the Great American Songbook. Featuring big name interviews, the gig guide and That’s Life - a chance for you to talk about the swing tunes that mean the most.

1 hour, 56 minutes

Music Played

  • Cleo Laine & John Dankworth

    Let's Slip Away

    • Fontana.
  • Glenn Miller

    Chattanooga Choo Choo

    • Bluebird.
  • Laura Mvula & Metropole Orkest

    Green Garden

    • Laura Mvula with the Metropole Orkest Conducted by Jules Buckley at Abbey Road S.
    • Sony Music / RCA Victor / Browndog Music.
  • The Buddy Rich Big Band

    Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

    • Mercy, Mercy.
    • Pacific Jazz.
  • Xavier Cugat

    Jungle Drums

    • Viva Cugat!.
    • Mercury.
  • Ray Charles & The Count Basie Orchestra

    Let The Good Times Roll

    • Ray Sings, Basie Swings.
    • Concord / Hear Music.
  • Sam Price

    Just Jivin' Around

    • Decca.
  • Nancy Wilson

    Call Me

    • A Touch of Today.
    • Capitol.
  • Harry Connick, Jr.

    You're Never Fully Dressed Without A Smile

    • Songs I Heard.
    • Columbia.
  • Ricky Peterson & WDR Big Band Cologne

    Drop Shot

    • Drop Shot.
    • Leopard.
  • The Horne Section

    Record Player

    • 3 Great Songs and 8 More Songs.
    • Self-Released (Bandcamp).
  • Pérez Prado

    Guaglione

    • RCA Victor.
  • Ray Anthony

    Night Train

    • Jam Session At The Tower.
    • Capitol.
  • Etta Jones & Howard Biggs and His Music

    I Got A Feeling

    • Jubilee.
  • Louis Prima

    Sing Sing Sing

    • Brunswick Records.
  • Dean Martin & Helen O’Connell

    How D'Ya Like Your Eggs In The Morning

    • Capitol Records.
  • David Sanborn

    Bang Bang

    • Upfront.
    • Elektra.
  • The Horne Section

    Small Talk

    • 3 Great Songs and 8 More Songs.
    • Self-Released (Bandcamp).
  • Kandace Springs & Terence Blanchard

    Soul Eyes

    • Soul Eyes.
    • Blue Note.
  • Raul Midón & Metropole Orkest

    Pick Somebody Up

    • If You Really Want.
    • Artistry / Mack Avenue.
  • Caro Emerald

    A Night Like This

    • Deleted Scenes From The Cutting Room Floor.
    • Grandmono / Dramatico.
  • Hot Lips Page and His Band

    Lafayette

    • Brunswick.
  • Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters

    (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66

    • Decca.
  • Roy Hargrove Big Band

    Ms Garvey, Ms Garvey

    • Emergence.
    • EmArcy.

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