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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, with 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

  • Dakota Staton

    My Heart's Delight

  • Anthony Strong

    Gamblin Man Blues

  • Duke Ellington

    Harlem Air Shaft

  • Diana Krall

    S'Wonderful

  • Frank Sinatra

    Mrs. Robinson

  • Alex Wilson

    Manhattan Salsa

  • Miles Davis

    Summertime

  • Mark Murphy

    Stolen Moments

  • Ian Shaw

    Alone Again Naturally

  • Dorothy Donegan

    I Just Want To Sing

    • The Many Faces of Dorothy Donegan.
    • Mahogany.
  • Joni Mitchell

    Comes Love

  • Buddy Morrow

    Night Train

  • Count Basie

    Ain't That Right

    • On My Way & Shoutin' Angel.
    • Verve.
  • The Joe Loss Orchestra & Paula Green

    A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

  • The Buddy Rich Big Band

    Big Mama Cass (Live at Ceaser's Palace)

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