There are some classic jazz tunes on Bill's show this week. From Dave Brubeck's "Take Five" to Louis Armstrong's "Mack the Knife" and Frank Sinatra's "I'll Never Smile Again." You'll also hear songs from big bands like Tommy Dorsey, Charlie Spivak, Benny Goodman, and Glenn Miller!
On this evening's swing program, you'll hear some great vocalists including Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Jo Stafford. There are a couple of versions of the song, "How High the Moon, " by Diane Schuur as well as Les Paul. Plus big band selections from Benny Goodman, the classic "Body & Soul," Glenn Miller, and Duke Ellington's "Don't Get Around Much Anymore."
This swing show begins with vocalist Sue Raney who signed with Capitol Records at the age of 17. You'll also hear from the Four Freshmen, the Nat King Cole Trio, and Nancy Wilson. Big bands sounds include music from Gene Krupa, Count Basie, Charlie Barnet, and Glen Gray.
Bill Cartwright has selected some classic swing selections this week including Frank Sinatra's "Witchcraft", Bing Crosby with "I Ain't Got Nobody," and Billie Holiday's "Them There Eyes." You'll also hear from big band legends like Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Tommy Dorsey and Billy May.
This swingin' swing show begins with "You Do Something to Me" by legendary vocalist Lena Horne. There are also vocal selections by Linda Ronstadt, Dee Dee Bridgewater, and Eydie Gorme's "And the Angels Sing." Al Jolson is featured along with John Pizzarelli, Count Basie, and Dean Martin.