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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

  • Frank Sinatra & Count Basie

    I Believe In You

    • It Might As Well Be Swing.
    • Reprise.
  • Carmen McRae

    At Long Last Love

    • The Great American Songbook.
    • Atlantic.
  • Charlie Barnet


    • Columbia.
  • George Michael & Astrud Gilberto


    • Red Hot + Rio.
    • Antilles / Verve.
  • Donald Fagen

    Walk Between Raindrops

    • The Nightfly.
    • Warner Bros.
  • Matthew Ford

    On the Other Side of the Tracks

    • On the Other Side of the Tracks.
    • Diving Duck Recordings.
  • Queen Latifah

    I Love Being Here With You

    • Trav'lin' Light.
    • Flavor Unit / Verve.
  • Sidney Bechet

    Si Ti Vois Ma Mere

    • Vogue.
  • Earl Bostic

    I Can't Give You Anything But Love

    • Parlophone.
  • Earl Bostic


    • Parlophone.
  • John Coltrane

    My Favourite Things

    • My Favourite Things.
    • Atlantic.
  • José James


    • The Dreamer (10th Anniversary).
    • Brownswood Recordings.
  • Rosemary Clooney

    I Get Along Without You Very Well

    • Rosie Solves the Swingin' Riddle!.
    • RCA Victor.
  • Grace Chang

    Wo Yao Ni De Nai (I Want Your Love - I Want You To Be My Baby)

    • Crazy Rich Asians (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
    • WaterTower Music.
  • Alison Moyet

    That Ole Devil Called Love

    • Voice.
    • Sanctuary.
  • Benny Carter

    My One and Only Love

    • Beny Carter Plays Pretty.
    • Norgran.
  • James Morrison

    On The Edge

    • On The Jazz.
    • Fanfare Jazz.