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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

    Day By Day

    • Come Swing With Me!.
    • Capitol.
  • Madeleine Peyroux

    Dance Me To The End Of Love

    • Careless Love.
    • Rounder Records.
  • Glenn Miller

    Song Of The Volga Boatmen

    • Blue Bird.
  • João Gilberto

    Chega De Saudade

    • Chega De Saudade.
    • Odeon.
  • Blossom Dearie

    Rhode Island Is Famous For You

    • Diva.
    • Verve.
  • Simply Red

    Sad Old Red

    • Picture Book.
    • Warner.
  • Machito and His Orchestra

    Frenzy

    • Roulette.
  • Jack Teagarden

    I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues

    • Brunswick.
  • Urbie Green

    Let's Face The Music And Dance

    • RCA Victor.
  • Michael Dease & Conrad Herwig

    Alpha

    • Post-Tone.
  • Dinah Washington

    Call Me Irresponsible

    • Melodies Of Love (Various Artists).
    • Global Television.
  • Cleo Laine

    I Told You So

    • BMG.
  • Guy Barker, Peter King, Iain Dixon, Robin Aspland, Arnie Somogyi & Clark Tracey

    Pent-Up House

    • The Talented Mr. Ripley [Music from the Motion Picture].
    • Sony Music Distribution.

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