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Ray McKinley and Artie Shaw

Meet two more witnesses to musical history: Ray McKinley remembers Glenn Miller and Artie Shaw remembers his classic recording of Begin The Beguine.

Meet two more witnesses to musical history from Graham's archive of interviews: Drummer and Bandleader Ray McKinley remembers Glenn Miller and Clarinettist and Bandleader Artie Shaw remembers his classic recording of 'Begin The Beguine'. Plus Graham's musical theme this week is a celebration in words and music of Fashion.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Part 1

    • Artie Shaw

      Let’s Walk

    • Mel Tormé

      South Of The Border

    • Eydie Gormé

      Saturday Night Is The Loneliest Night Of The Week

    • Vic Damone

      As Time Goes By

    • Jeri Southern

      Robins And Roses

    • Glenn Miller

      St Louis Blues March

    • Ray McKinley

      Red Silk Stockings And Green Perfume

    • Count Basie

      Shiny Stockings

    • Bobby Darin

      I Didn’t Know What Time It Was

    • Charles Trenet

      La Mer

    • Ken Mackintosh

      Plymouth Sound

    • Frank Sinatra

      That’s Life

    • Fred Astaire

      Shoes With Wings On

    • Wes Montgomery

      Caravan

  • Part 2

    • Joe Williams & Count Basie

      I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me

    • Peggy Lee

      All Dressed Up With A Broken Heart

    • Dick Hyman

      Memories Of You Medley

    • Nat King Cole

      Moon Love

    • Flora Purim

      Insensatez

    • Artie Shaw

      Begin The Beguine

    • Mark Murphy

      Put The Blame On Mame

    • Peter Yorke

      Sapphires And Sables

    • Lena Horne

      Just One Of Those Things

    • Jack Parnell

      A Sky Blue Shirt And A Rainbow Tie

    • Will Bradley

      Basin Street Boogie

    • Fran Warren & Claude Thornhill

      A Sunday Kind Of Love

    • The Four Freshmen

      Happy Talk

    • Dean Martin

      On The Street Where You Live

    • Benny Goodman

      Swingtime In The Rockies

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