Ring in the new year with this special edition of Swing with Bill Cartwright.
Highlights include "What Are You Doing New Year's Eve" by Harry Connick, Jr., Louis Armstrong's "What a Wonderful World," Duke Ellington's "Take the A Train" and "Auld Lang Syne" performed by The Tom Kubis Big Band.
It's time to get into the holiday spirit... swing-style on this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright.
You'll enjoy the Bing Crosby classic "I'll Be Home for Christmas," Lionel Hampton's rendition of "Boogie Woogie Santa Claus," Frank Sinatra singing "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and then we finish it all off with Tom Kubis' Big Band doing "Hark the Herald Angels Sing."
It's time to start getting merry on Swing with Bill Cartwright with Glenn Miller's "Moonlight Cocktail" and Jimmy Lunceford's "My Blue Heaven." Plus Tony Bennett sings "Winter Wonderland," and Woody Herman performs "Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"
It's a holiday getaway this week on Swing with Bill Cartwright as we bring you The Andrew Sisters with Al Jolson doing "Way Down Yonder in New Orleans," Duke Ellington and Al Hibler performing "Don't Get Around Much Anymore," Lulee Fisher singing "Lullaby of Birdland" and Glen Gray paying homage to "Christopher Columbus."
It's time for some good feelings, so this week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Ella May Morse performing "Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive," Nat Cole singing "Pick Yourself Up," and Patrick Williams' "I've Got the World on a String."
This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright opens with Nat Cole's "You'll Never Know" and Natalie Cole's "Route 66" and closes with Buddy Morrow performing "Shuffle Off to Buffalo." In between is some of the best swing music you'll find on the air.
This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, Ella Fitzgerald and Count Basie bring you "I'm Beginning to See the Light," Shorty Rogers performs " A Very Special Love" and The Nat King Cole Trio do "Dream a Little Dream of Me."
We've scared up some spooky favorites for this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright including Ella Fitzgerald singing "Ding Dong, the Witch is Dead," Frank Sinatra's "Witchcraft," Louis Prima/Keely Smith performing "That Old Black Magic" and much more.
This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Stan Kenton performing "Artistry in Rhythm," The Mills Brothers singing "Rockin Chair," and Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme doing "Together Wherever We Go."