Beautiful voices are the focus of this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright. You'll hear Mel Torme's "Long Ago and Far Away," Four Freshmen's "Charmaine" and Dinah Shore's "Willow Weep For Me;" as well as Nat Cole performing "Anytime, Any Day, Any Where" and the King Sisters' version of the classic "Take the A Train."
This week's Swing with Bill Cartwright has a little bit of everything -- from Louis Armstrong's version of "It Don't Mean a Thing" and Ralph Flanagan's "Slow Poke" to Merry Macs' "Mairzy Doats," Glen Gray's "Swanee River Boogie" and Nat King Cole's "Frim-Fram Sauce."
This week Swing with Bill Cartwright brings the classics as Johnny Mercer sings "Accentuate the Positive," Benny Goodman performs "Stompin' at the Savoy," and Frank Sinatra croons "I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues."
Join us this week for Swing with Bill Cartwright as Woody Herman performs "Apple Honey," Shorty Rogers brings us "Teacher, Teacher," Rod Stewart sings "A Kiss to Build a Dream On" and Helen Ward does "It's Been So Long.
This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear "You Took Advantage of Me" by Carmen McRae, "Little White Lies" by Mel Torme, "Goody-Goody" by Julie London and "Love For Sale" performed by The Blue Wisp Big Band.
This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, we'll warm you up for Valentine's Day with Ella Fitzgerald's "Love Me or Leave Me," Frank Sinatra singing "Ain't She Sweet," "Deed I Do" by Bing Crosby and Jo Stafford's "Dream of You."
Swing with Bill Cartwright this week highlights some great tunes that you don't get to hear every day like Tony DeSare's "You'd be so Nice to Come Home To," Dakota Staton's "East of the Sun," and well as Bunny Berigan's "High Society," and "Call Me Irresponsible" by Buddy Greco.
There's an eclectic mix on this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright. You'll hear classics such as Frank Sinatra singing "Witchcraft" and Louis Armstrong performing "Jeepers Creepers" as well as unusual treats like Glenn Miller and the Modernaires doing "I've Got a Gal in Kalamazoo."
"Baby It's Cold Outside" but "I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm" as Swing with Bill Cartwright keeps the season going with favorites like "My Favorite Things" by Tony Bennett, "The Christmas Blues" by Dean Martin and "Christmas Night in Harlem" by Louis Armstrong and Benny Carter.
Saturday, December 19, at 10 pm: The Swing with Bill Cartwright Christmas special features traditional songs from vocalists like Ella Fitzgerald; Harry Connick, Jr.; and Frank Sinatra. You’ll also hear holiday swing favorites by Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman, and Peggy Lee.