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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

    Ridin' The Moon

    • RCA Victor.
  • Steve Tyrell

    Taking A Chance On Love

    • Concord Records.
  • Benny Goodman

    All The Cats Join In

  • Liane Carroll

    Witchcraft

    • Quiet Money Recordings.
  • Tom Waits

    New Coat Of Paint

    • Asylum Records.
  • Bebo Valdés

    Special Del Bebo

    • Gema Records.
  • Maxine Sullivan

    The Folks Who Live on the Hill

    • Period Records.
  • Peggy Lee

    Fever

    • Capitol.
  • k.d. lang

    Don't Smoke in Bed

    • Warner.
  • The Brian Setzer Orchestra

    Jump Jive an' Wail

    • Interscope Records.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    Stella By Starlight

    • Verve Records.
  • Hue and Cry

    Let's Fall in Love

    • Blairhill Records.
  • Julie London

    Cry Me A River

    • The Best Of Julie London.
    • Liberty.
  • Joe Loss

    Begin the Beguine

    • Regal Zonophone.
  • Justin Hurwitz

    Summer Montage/Madeline

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

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