Swing with Bill Cartwright

Saturdays at 10 PM

Host Bill Cartwright brings his passion for 1930’s and 40’s era Big Band music to this entertaining Saturday evening showcase honoring the music of the “Golden Age of Radio.”

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.

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright we'll remember Natalie Cole with her version of "It's Only a Paper Moon."

Plus, we'll have hits from Frank Sinatra ("Memories of You"), Mel Torme ("Love is the Sweetest Thing") and Ella Fitzgerald ("Where or When").

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."

Happy New Year from Swing with Bill Cartwright!

This week we will be featuring Nat "King" Cole's "For Sentimental Reasons," Doris Day's "I've Got a Feeling You're Fooling" and Frank Sinatra's "Pennies From Heaven."

Happy New Year!

This week on Swing with Bill Cartwright, you'll hear favorites from Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gorme, Four Freshmen as well as Linda Ronstadt, Michael Buble and Ella Fitzgerald.

"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.

On this week's episode of Swing with Bill Cartwright, you'll hear Les Elgart's "Man With the Golden Arm," Sammy Davis, Jr. performing "The Birth of the Blues," Ella Fitzgerald's "Fascinating Rhythm," Patti Austin doing "Honeysuckle Rose" and much, much more.

Frank Sinatra - A Voice in Time

Dec 1, 2015

Saturday, December 12 at 10 pm
Nancy Sinatra hosts this one-hour special looking back at Frank Sinatra's early years (1939-1952).

There's lots of fun and great music on this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright from "Dei Mir Bist Du Shon" by the Andrews Sisters and "Moonlight Cocktail" by Glenn Miller to Duke Ellington's classic "Satin Doll."

Tune in to Swing with Bill Cartwright this week for songs by Artie Shaw, Hoagy Carmichael, Glenn Miller, Frank Sinatra and even Carly Simon.

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 11.14.2015

Nov 8, 2015

This week you'll hear Muggsy Spanier singing about "Chicago," Tony Corbiscello giving you "That Old Feeling" and the Four Freshmen take you down "Route 66" -- only on  Swing with Bill Cartwright.

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 11.07.2015

Nov 1, 2015

Tune in to Swing with Bill Cartwright this week for songs by June Christy, Tony Bennett, Stan Kenton, Carmen McRae and the Spitfire Band.

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 10.31.2015

Oct 25, 2015

In the first half of this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright you'll hear Jo Stafford's "Long Ago and Far Away" and the Andrew Sisters doing "Bounce Me Brother With a Solid Four."

Then, in the second half, we have Nat "King" Cole performing "When My Sugar Walks Down the Street" as well as Helen Forrest singing "Taking a Chance on Love."

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 10.24.2015

Oct 18, 2015

On this week's Swing with Bill Cartwright Peggy Lee sings about "That Old Gang of Mine," Mel Torme performs some "Little White Lies," Louis Armstrong gives us "You're the Top" and much, much more. 

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