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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

  • Lena Horne

    On A Wonderful Day Like Today

    • Feelin' Good.
    • United Artists.
  • Jamie Cullum

    Lovesick Blues

    • Interlude.
    • Island Records.
  • Duke Ellington

    Tootin' Through the Roof

    • Columbia.
  • Willie Nelson, Norah Jones & Wynton Marsalis

    Makin' Whoopee (Live)

    • Here We Go Again: Celebrating the Genius of Ray Charles.
    • Blue Note.
  • Stan Getz


    • The Lyrical Stan Getz.
    • Columbia.
  • Nat King Cole


    • L-O-V-E.
    • Capitol.
  • Alex Wilson

    Afro Saxon

    • Afro Saxon.
    • Candid Records.
  • Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five

    Heebie Jeebie Blues

    • OKeh.
  • The Boswell Sisters

    Heebie Jeebie Blues

    • Brunswick.
  • The Boswell Sisters

    The Object of My Affection

    • Brunswick.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    I Can't Give You Anything But Love (Live at Newport Jazz Festival 1957)

    • Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday at Newport.
    • Verve.
  • Hot 8 Brass Band

    Working Together

    • On the Spot.
    • Tru Thoughts.
  • Henry Mancini


    • The Music From Peter Gunn.
    • RCA Victor.
  • The Tom Kubis Big Band

    Mario Bros (Live)

    • Live and Unleashed at Don The Beachcomber.
    • Tom Kubis.