Big Band Sound: 1975-06-16

Features a conversation with George T. Simon, author of “The Big Bands, 1968, Glenn Miller and His Orchestra, 1974” and editor-in-chief of Metronome from 1939 to 1955

  1. Listen to the Mockingbird – The Ray Anthony Orchestra
  2. Blue Moon – Bobby Hackett
  3. Jack In The Green – Stan Butcher and His Orchestra – 1971
  4. My Melancholy Baby – Dick Haymes with the Johnny Guarnieri Trio – NBC Bandstand – 1957
  5. Let’s Fall In Love – Dick Haymes with the Johnny Guarnieri Trio – NBC Bandstand – 1956
  6. I’m Coming Virginia – The Harry James Orchestra
  7. Let’s Get Away From It All – Matt Dennis – Live at the Tally Ho, Hollywood – 1954
  8. That Tired Routine Called Love – Matt Dennis – Live at the Tally Ho, Hollywood – 1954
  9. When Hearts Are Young – The Sauter Finnegan Orchestra

Alan talks to George T. Simon introducing the following recordings:

  1. At Sundown – The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra – 1946
  2. Yes Indeed – The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra with vocal by Jo Stafford
  3. Dream Of You – Sy Oliver 
  4. Song of the Volga Boatmen – The Glenn Miller Orchestra
  5. My Melancholy Baby – The Sam Donohue Navy Band
  6. Play out – Tail End Charlie – The Glenn Miller AEF Band

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