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Clare Teal presents an hour 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 presents an hour 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 the ’Nightcap’ track to soothe you into the new week, and ‘Without That, You Wouldn’t Have This’ - a chance for Clare to share the stories behind the songs, connecting the dots between your favourite contemporary artists and those who inspired them.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Bobby Darin

    Beyond The Sea

    • That's All.
    • Atco.
  • Cécile McLorin Salvant

    Laugh Clown Laugh

    • Bessie (Music From the HBO Film).
    • Legacy Recordings.
  • Bob Crosby

    Big Noise From Winnetka

    • Decca.
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra


    • Vavoom!.
    • Interscope.
  • Kansas Smitty's House Band

    Twentieth Century

    • Winter EP.
    • Kansas Smitty's Records.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    A-Tisket, A-Tasket!

    • Get Happy!.
    • Verve.
  • Quintette du Hot Club de France


    • Ultraphone.
  • Wes Montgomery

    Boss City

    • Goin' Out of My Head.
    • Verve.
  • Martin Taylor

    I Got Rhythm

    • Portraits.
    • Linn.
  • Mads Mathias

    Favourite Kind of Girl

    • Free Falling.
    • Calibrated/VME.
  • The Cloggz & Gabi Fröden

    I Dive Deep

    • Sawdust & Spangles.
    • Cloggz Music.
  • Peter Grant

    Let The Good Times Roll

    • Traditional.
    • Globe Records / Universal.
  • Lambert, Hendricks & Ross


    • Lambert, Hendricks, & Ross: The Hottest New Group In Jazz!.
    • Columbia.
  • Monty Alexander Trio

    Summer of '42 Theme

    • We've Only Just Begun.
    • BASF.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    Herman's Habit

    • La La Land: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.
    • Interscope.