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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

  • Dinah Washington

    If I Were A Bell

    • In The Land of Hi-Fi.
    • EmArcy.
  • Jools Holland & Rumer

    Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive

    • The Golden Age of Song.
    • Warner / Rhino UK.
  • Artie Shaw & Tony Pastor

    You're A Lucky Guy

    • Bluebird.
  • Carolina Lins & Os Planatos

    I Predict A Riot

    • Tru Thoughts.
  • Salena Jones

    Am I The Same Girl (Soulful Strut)

    • Everybody's Talking About Salena Jones.
    • CBS.
  • Ted Heath


    • Capitol.
  • Nat King Cole

    The Late, Late Show

    • Welcome to the Club.
    • Capitol.
  • Stan Getz

    Balanco No Samba

    • Big Band Bossa Nova.
    • Verve.
  • Bansangu Orchestra

    The Reason

    • Bansangu Orchestra.
    • Pathway.
  • Duke Ellington & Ella Fitzgerald

    Let's Do It - Live (Stockholm 1966)

    • Stockholm Concert 1966.
    • Pablo.
  • Willie Nelson & Norah Jones

    What Is This Thing Called Love

    • My Way.
    • Legacy Recordings.
  • Jack Hylton Orchestra

    I Want To Be Bad

  • Lena Horne

    I'd Do Anything

    • It's Love.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Delfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra

    Put Your Right Foot Forward

    • Make America Great Again.
    • Troubadour Jass Records.
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra


    • Vavoom!.
    • Interscope.
  • Reece Parkinson Interview

    • Glenn Miller

      In The Mood (feat. Jodie Prenger)

      • Bluebird.
    • Frank Sinatra & Harry James Orchestra

      All Or Nothing At All

      • Columbia.
    • Frank Sinatra & Antônio Carlos Jobim

      I Concentrate On You

      • Francis Albert Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim.
      • Reprise.
    • Samm Henshaw

      Only Wanna Be With You

      • The Sound Experiment EP.
      • Columbia Records.
  • Charles Aznavour

    Voila que ca recommence

    • Charles Aznavour and the Clayton Hamilton Jazz Orchestra.
    • Capitol/EMI.
  • Helen Clare

    Coming In On A Wing And A Prayer

  • Keyon Harrold

    Ethereal Souls

    • The Mugician.
    • KeyonBeyond Music / Sony.
  • Kay Kyser & His Orchestra

    On A Slow Boat To China

    • Columbia.
  • Louis Armstrong

    Got A Bran' New Suit

    • Decca.
  • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

    It's Only A Paper Moon (Instrumental)

    • The Big Beat.
    • Blue Note.