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Big Band Vocalists

Jan 17, 2020

Joe Williams
Credit New England Public Radio

Sunday Night Jazz Showcase

Program #279 (January 19 at 8:00 pm)

Big band vocalists from the 1930’s, 40’s and 50’s featuring the vocal talents of Ella Fitzgerald, Sy Oliver, Jimmy Rushing, Jack Teagarden, Sarah Vaughan, Dinah Washington and Joe Williams.

Accompanying the vocalists are big bands and orchestras featuring Charlie Barnet, Count Basie, Ralph Burns, Dizzy Gillespie, Andy Kirk, Jimmie Lunceford and others.

Featured songs include Black Coffee, But Not For Me, Flying Home, If You Could See Me Now, My Funny Valentine, Something Cool and When My Sugar Walks Down The Street.