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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

  • Aretha Franklin

    Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive

  • Larry Adler

    Nice Work If You Can Get It (feat. Sting)

    • The Glory of Gershwin.
    • Mercury.
  • Ted Heath

    Swingin' Shepherd Blues

    • Decca.
  • John Wilson Orchestra

    Let's Do It (from "Paris")

    • Cole Porter In Hollywood.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Joe Zawinul

    Night Passage (Live)

    • Brown Street (Live).
    • Heads Up International.
  • The Art Blakey Quintet

    Once In A While (Live)

    • A Night at Birdland Vol. 1.
    • Blue Note Records.
  • Sarah Vaughan & Count Basie


    • Count Basie / Sarah Vaughan.
    • Roulette.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Too Close For Comfort (Live in Japan)

    • Ella In Japan: 'S Wonderful.
    • Verve.
  • Hot 8 Brass Band

    Sweetest Taboo

  • Chet Baker

    There Will Never Be Another You

    • Chet Baker Sings.
    • Pacific Jazz Records.
  • Woody Herman

    Apple Honey

    • Columbia.
  • John Wasson


    • Whiplash (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • UMC.
  • Matt Dusk

    Back In Town

    • Back In Town.
    • Decca.
  • Jesse Belvin & Marty Paich Orchestra

    Something Happens To Me

    • Mr Easy.
    • RCA.
  • Koop

    Forces... Darling

    • Koop Islands.
    • !K7.
  • Benny Goodman

    Sing, Sing, Sing

    • Victor.
  • Melody Gardot

    Who Will Comfort Me

    • My One and Only Thrill.
    • Verve.
  • Henry Mancini

    Pink Panther Theme

    • The Pink Panther.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Lena Horne

    Singin' In The Rain

    • Lena In Hollywood.
    • United Artists.
  • Ry Cooder & Manuel Galbán

    Mambo Sinuendo

    • Mambo Sinuendo.
    • Nonesuch.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Round Midnight

    • Oscar Peterson and Nelson Riddle.
    • Verve.
  • Mabel Scott

    Don't Cry Baby

    • Exclusive.
  • Yellowjackets

    Swing With It

    • Raising Our Voice.
    • Mack Avenue Records.