Dance Band Days: 1993-10-17

Remembering The Royal Air Force Dance Orchestra, The Squadronaires, and paying tribute to its pianist, the late Ronnie Aldridge.

Includes interviews with Jimmy Miller and with Mark White, former head of Radio 2.

  1. There’s Something In The Air – The Squadronaires – 13 November 1941
  2. I Begged Her – The Squadronaires, voc. Jimmy Miller – January 1946
  3. Lead With Your Left – The Squadronaires – 1946
  4. Blue Skies (piano transcription by Ronnie Aldrich) – The Squadronaires – May 1949
  5. If I Only Had Wings – Geraldo and His Orchestra, voc. Sid Colin – 16 November 1940
  6. I May Be Wrong – The Squadronaires
  7. St. Louis Blues – The Squadcats – 1960
  8. Today In The Old Fashioned Way – 1977

DR Collection

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