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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

  • Mel Tormé

    Down For Double

    • I Dig the Duke! I Dig the Count!.
    • Verve.
  • Madeleine Peyroux

    On My Own

    • Anthem.
    • Decca / Verve.
  • Duke Ellington

    Take The A Train

    • Victor Records.
  • Dianne Reeves

    That's All

    • Dianne Reeves.
    • Blue Note.
  • Frank Sinatra

    For Once In My Life

    • My Way.
    • Reprise.
  • Larry Adler & Lisa Stansfield

    They Can't Take That Away From Me

    • The Glory of Gershwin.
    • Mercury.
  • Alex Wilson

    Ain't Nobody

    • Inglaterra.
    • Alex Wilson Records.
  • Without That, You Wouldn't Have This...

    • Billie Holiday & Lester Young

      A Sailboat in the Moonlight

      • On the Road (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack).
      • Verve Records.
    • The New Stan Getz Quartet & Astrud Gilberto

      Corcovado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars) - Live at Cafe Au Go Go / 1964

      • The Bossa Nova Years: The Girl From Ipanema.
      • Decca (UMO).
    • Stacey Kent & Jim Tomlinson

      Say It Isn't So

      • The Boy Next Door.
      • Candid Records.
  • Curtis Stigers & DR Big Band

    The Lady Is A Tramp (Live)

    • One More For The Road.
    • Concord Jazz.
  • Tubby Hayes Orchestra

    Parisian Thoroughfare

    • Tubb's Tours.
    • Fontana.
  • The Nightcap

    • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra & Joe Temperley

      Single Petal of a Rose

  • Horace Silver

    Silver Treads Among My Soul

    • Song For My Father.
    • Blue Note.

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