Music From 100 Years Ago
1944 Part 208/17/14
Songs include: Hot Time in the Town of Berlin, There's a New Moon Over My Shoulder, Night and Day, Artistry In Rhythm, Holiday For Strings and He's Funny that Way. Performers include: Bing Crosby, Billie Holiday, Jo Stafford, Frank Sinatra, Josh White...
1920s Dance Bands
Popular dance bands from the Roaring 20s, including: Paul Whiteman, Leo Reisman, Nat Shilkret, Art Hickman, Ben Selvin and Isham Jones. Songs include: I'm Looking Over a Four-Leaf Clover, Avalon, Baby Face, What'll I Do, Dardenella and Sweet Georgia...
First World War
Marking the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, Songs include: Your King and Country Want You, I Didn't Raise My Boy To Be a Soldier, Keep the Home Fires Burning and It's a Long Way To Tipperary. Performers include: Helen Clark, The...
Songs in 3/4 time. Tunes include: Sidewalks of New York, Always, Missouri Waltz, Goodnight Irene, After the Ball and Oh What a Beautiful Morning. Performers include: Bing Crosby, Dennis Day, Tino Rossi, Roy Acuff and Nick Lucas.
A program marking the 264th anniversary of J.S. Bach's death. Works include: Brandenburg Concerto #1, The Musical Offering, The St Matthew Passion, The French Suite #5 and Ich Habe Genug. Performers include: Albert Schweitzer, Fritz Reiner, Walter...
Whiteman Plays Gershwin
Music of George Gershwin performed by Paul Whiteman And His Orchestra. Works include: Rhapsody In Blue, I'll Build A Stairway, The Man I Love, Concerto In F, Let Em' Eat Cake and The Cuban Overture.
Summer Love Songs 2014
Songs include: You Fit Into the Picture, I Only Have Eyes For You, Day By Day, If You Knew Susie, Cuddle Up and I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm. Performers include: Billie Holliday, Glenn Miller, Frank Sinatra, Jo Stafford, Thomas "Fats" Waller,...
4th of July With the Goldman Band
Patriotic music performed by Edwin Franco Goldman and the Goldman Band. Music includes: The Stars And Stripes Forever, On The Mall, King Cotton, The Chimes of Liberty, The Dance of The Hours and The National Emblem.
Leftovers # 17
Records left off previous podcasts, including: Charleston, Gnomes, Got a Penny, Screech Owl Man, Do I Love You? and Freilecher Yontov. Performers include: Ivory Joe Hunter, Ma Rainey, Leopold Stokowski, Artie Shaw, The Quintet of the Hot Club of...
Shirley Temple singing in Japanese. A 1932 Duke Ellington record, in stereo! John Guilgud reciting Shakespeare. King Tut's trumpets played. A Fred Astaire composition. A seven year-old Judy Garland singing. Glenn Miller attempting German and a...
The music and life of songwriter, Saul Chaplin. Songs include: Bei Mir Bist Du Schon, The Anniversary Song, Rhythm Is Our Business, Please Be Kind and Until the Real Thing Comes Along. Peformers include: Louis Armstrong, The Andews sisters, The Mills...
Songs include: Let's Take An Old Fashioned Walk, Walking Blues, In Walked Bud, Walking the Floor, Sidewalk Blues, My Walking Stick and I Don't Want to Walk Without You. Performers include: Dinah Shore, Louis Armstrong, Thelonius Monk, Tommy Dorsey,...
1944 Part One
The music of 1944, including: Swinging On a Star-- Bing Crosby, I'll Be Seeing You -- Billie Holiday, Dancing In the Dark -- Artie Shaw, Tiny's Tempo -- Charlie Parker, Born to Lose -- Ted Daffan and Jo Stafford -- I Love You.
Songs include: Love Letters In the Sand, Sand Dunes, Miami Beach Rhumba, Texas Sand and Pushing Sand. Performers incluce: Lee Morse, Kay Kayser, Glenn Miller, Count Basie and the Tune Wranglers.
Songs celebrating wine, including, Drinking Wine, Wine, Women and Song, Blue Champagne, Kisses Sweeter Than Wine and Bubbles In The Wine. Performers include: Jimmy Dorsey, Lawrence Welk, Ella Fitzgerald, Eddie Cantor and Sticks McGee.
Ladies Sing the Blues 2
Female blues singers from the 1920s, including: Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Eva Taylor, Mamie Smith, Ethyl Waters, Lucille Bogan, Alberta Hunter and Mary Johnson. Songs include: West End Blues, Careless Love, He's Your Dog, But He's Wearing My Collar,...
Player Piano Rolls
Player piano rolls from 1905 to 1928. Performers include: James P Johnson, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Geroge Gershwin, Gustav Mahler, Vladimir Horowitz , Eubie Blake and Conlon Nancarrow. Works include: Grace and Beauty, Charlston Rag, Mahler's Symphony...
National Recording Registery Part 6
Highlights from the Library Of Congress' National Recording Registery. Performers include: Charley Parker, Roland Hayes, Erich Von Korngold, Bing Crosby, Jasha Heifetz and Duke Ellington. Recordings include: Caldonia, The Goldbergs, Were You There?,...
Jazz quintets featuring: Louis Armstrong, Dexter Gordon, Raymond Scott, Thelonius Monk, George Shearing and Django Reinhardt. Songs include: Dinah, Twlight in Turkey, September In the Rain, I'm Not Rough and Cris Cross.
Composers conducting their own works. Composers include: Edward Elgar, Richard Strauss, Igor Stravinsky, Sergi Prokofiev, Gustav Holst and Pietro Mascagni. Works include highlights from: The Planets, An Alpine Symphony, Cavalleria Rusticana, Romeo and...