Friday, 23 October 2020

Series 18, Prog 12

TAKE A LOOK…


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Look at Me - Bobby Darin: Hello Dolly to Goodbye Charlie

Looks Like They’re In Love - Cleo Laine: single

The Look of Love - Diana Krall: The Look of Love

The Look of Love - Frank Sinatra: Softly, As I Leave You

Look to Your Heart - Sarah Vaughan: Snowbound

Looking for a Boy - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book - Vol 2

The Way You Look Tonight - Mel Tormé & George Shearing : A Vintage Year

Look Out Up There - June Christy: This Is June Christy

Look at That Face - Carmen McRae: Woman Talk/Live At The Village Gate

When I Looked Again - Denise Donatelli: Soul Shadows

Hey, Look Me Over - Peggy Lee: Extra Special!

Hey Look, No Crying - Frank Sinatra: She Shot Me Down

I’m Beginning to See the Light - Nancy Wilson: The Nancy Wilson Show!

Close Your Eyes - Doris Day & André Previn: Duet

Oh! Look at Me Now - Dick Haymes: Oh! Look at Me Now

Here’s Looking at You - Cynthia Crane & Mike Renzi: Smoky Bar Songs

Them There Eyes - Anita O’Day: Anita Sings The Most


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Photo: Francis Seura



Wednesday, 14 October 2020

Series 18, Prog 11

GOODBYE!


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Bye, Bye Blues - Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong: Bing & Louis

We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye - Diana Krall: Glad Rag Doll

The House Is Haunted By the Echo of Your Last Goodbye - Mel Tormé: Tormé

To Say Goodbye - Janet Seidel: The Art of Lounge (Vol 1)

Mama's Gone, Goodbye - Peggy Lee: I'm a Woman

Bye, Baby, Bye - Johnny Hartman: single

I Will Say Goodbye - Sarah Vaughan: Sarah Vaughan with Michel Legrand

Goodbye - Frank Sinatra: Only the Lonely (mono MFSL release)

Toot, Toot, Tootsie, Goodbye - Eydie Gormé: Eydie Gormé Vamps the Roaring 20s

Make This a Slow Goodbye - Vic Damone: My Baby Loves to Swing

Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye - Ella Fitzgerald: The Cole Porter Songbook

Don't Like Goodbyes - Tony Bennett: Art of Romance

Bye, Bye Love - Madeleine Peyroux: The Blue Room

Goodbye, Charlie - Bobby Darin: Hello, Dolly to Goodbye, Charlie

Goodbye (She Quietly Says) - Todd Gordon: Love dot com

Goodbye for Now - Barbra Streisand: The Movie Album


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com



Photo: Cottonbro



Saturday, 10 October 2020

Series 18, Prog 10

ALL AT SEA


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com 


Smooth Sailing - Ella Fitzgerald: Smooth Sailing

Beyond the Sea - Bobby Darin: That's All

Sails - Denise Donatelli: What Lies Within

Red Sails in the Sunset - Big Joe Turner: Nobody In Mind

A Ship Without a Sail - Lee Wiley: Lee Wiley Sings Rodgers & Hart

My Ship - Anita O'Day: Anita O'Day and the Three Sounds

Honey Pie - Barbra Streisand: What About Today?

Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat - Dinah Washington: The Fats Waller Songbook

Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat - Sammy Davis Jr: Guys and Dolls

Trains and Boats and Planes - Dionne Warwick: Here Where There Is Love

Ferry Boat Serenade - The Andrews Sisters: In Hi-Fi

I'll Sail This Ship Alone - The Beautiful South: Welcome to the Beautiful South

Shipwrecked Blues - Jimmy Rushing: Jimmy Rushing and the Smith Girls

Little Boat - Peggy Lee: Mink Jazz

On a Slow Boat to China - Dee Dee Bridgewater: Live at Yoshi's


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Photo: Johannes Rapprich




Series 18, Prog 9

THE LANDSCAPE


Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


The Heather On the Hill - Norma Winstone: Manhattan In the Rain

Blueberry Hill (Version 1) - Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong: Swingin' With Bing: Bing Crosby's Lost Radio Performances [Disc 2]

Mountain Greenery - Clare Teal: Live at Ebenezer Chapel

Tomorrow Mountain - Lena Horn: Here’s Lena

It’s an Uphill Climb (To the Bottom) - Lou Rawls: I Can’t Make It Alone/The Axelrod Years

Mountain High, Valley Low - Morgana King: It’s a Quiet Thing

Somewhere In The Hills (O Morro Não Tem Vez aka Favela) - Salena Jones: Salena Sings Jobim With The Jobims

Ain’t No Mountain High Enough - Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell: Greatest Hits

Peace In the Valley - Barb Jungr: Love Me Tender

The White Cliffs of Dover - Louis Prima & Keely Smith: Las Vegas Prima Style

Gold In Them Hills - Carol Grimes: Mother

Theme from Valley of the Dolls - k d lang: Drag

Climb Ev’ry Mountain - Tony Bennett: The Singles Collection

The Folks Who Live On the Hill - Peggy Lee: The Man I Love

San Fernando Valley - Nancy Sinatra: California Girl

The Fool On the Hill - Bob Belden with Dianne Reeves & Javon Jackson: Bob Belden Presents Strawberry Fields

Climbing Higher Mountains - Diane Schuur: Diane Schuur & The Count Basie Orchestra


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com



Photo: Simon Migaj



Saturday, 26 September 2020

Series 18, Prog 8

BOYS AND GIRLS

Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Poor Little Rich Girl - Ann Richards: I’m Shooting High

Mad About the Boy - Cleo Laine: Spread a Little Happiness

You’re My Girl - Dick Haymes: Look at Me Now!

Looking for a Boy - Ernestine Anderson: Hot Cargo

Chattanooga Choo-Choo - Ray Charles: The Genius Hits the Road

My Little Boy - Nellie Lutcher: Real Gone

Nature Boy - Johnny Hartman: The Tokyo Albums

When That I Was and a Little Tiny Boy - Maxine Sullivan: Sullivan/Shakespeare/Hyman

Swingin’ Till the Girls Come Home - Lambert, Hendricks & Ross: The Hottest New Group In Jazz

I Want a Little Girl - Big Joe Turner: Boss of the Blues

This Girl’s In Love with You - Ella Fitzgerald: Sunshine of Your Love

My Kind of Girl - Mark Murphy: Who Can I Turn To?

The Most Beautiful Girl - Perry Como: Perry

Little Girl Blue - Nina Simone: My Baby Just Cares for Me

Girl Talk - Tony Bennett: The Movie Song Album

I Enjoy Being a Girl - Peggy Lee: Latin ala Lee

The Girl Next Door - Mel Tormé: At The Crescendo


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Photo by Burst



Thursday, 17 September 2020

Series 18, Prog 7

ONLY… JUST ONLY

Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Only You - Diane Schuur: Diane Schuur & The Count Basie Orchestra

Dance Only with Me - Blossom Dearie: Blossom Dearie Sings Comden & Green

You’re Not the Only Oyster In the Stew - Fats Waller: Fast Waller Plays and Sings

I Only Have Eyes for You - Carmen McRae: Carmen McRae at Ratso’s (Vol 3)

I Only Wanted a Buddy, Not a Sweetheart - Kay Starr: Jazz Singer

I Only Know - Dinah Washington: Music for a First Love

I’ll Only Miss Her When I Think of Her - Frank Sinatra: My Kind of Broadway

If I Only Had a Heart - Susannah McCorkle: Over the Rainbow/The Songs of E ‘Yip’ Harburg 

I’ve Only Myself to Blame - Joe Williams: A Man Ain’t Supposed to Cry

There’s Only One Union - Judy Garland: Maggie May (EP)

I Want to Be Loved (But Only By You) - Sy Oliver & Henry Wells: The Chronological Classics 1945-1949

Only the Lonely - Shirley Horn: Load of Love

Love Is the Only Thing - Aretha Franklin: Aretha with the Ray Bryant Combo

My One and Only - Claire Martin & Richard Rodney Bennett: When Lights Are Low

Only the Very Young - Mel Tormé: That’s All (Bonus Track)

My One and Only Love - Cleo Laine: She’s the Tops!

Only Why No More - Ian Shaw: A Ghost In Every Bar/The Lyrics of Fran Landesman

It’s Only a Paper Moon - Morgana King: Morgana King Sings the Blues


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com



Photo: Adam Lowley


Friday, 11 September 2020

Series 18, Prog 6

BILLY MAY - ARRANGER SUPREMO

Intro: A Little White Ship - Todd Gordon: Love dot com


Lover - Anita O’Day: Anita O'Day And Billy May Swing Rodgers & Hart

Blues In the Night (Parts 1 & 2) - Billy May & His Orchestra with Trummy Young: Jimmie Lunceford In Hi-Fi

Baby, Won't You Please Come Home - Ella Mae Morse: Morse Code

Come Fly with Me - Frank Sinatra: Come Fly with Me

You’ve Changed - Nancy Wilson: Lush Life

The Rules of the Road - Nat King Cole: The Nat King Cole/Billy May Sessions

Alone Too Long - Nat King Cole: Ballads of the Day

One For My Baby (And One More For The Road) - Ella Fitzgerald: Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Harold Arlen Song Book (Vol 2)

Baia - Mel Tormé: Olé Tormé

Street of Dreams - The Encores with Billy May & His Orchestra: Single

Two of a Kind - Bobby Darin & Johnny Mercer: Two of a Kind

You Fascinate Me So - Peggy Lee: Pretty Eyes

On The Atchison, Topeka And The Santa Fe - The Four Freshmen: Voices In Fun

Bo Mambo - Yma Sumac: Mambo!

Bye Bye Blues - Bing Crosby & Louis Armstrong: Bing & Satchmo

A Cottage for Sale - Billy Eckstine: One More with Feeling

I Got Rhythm - Ethel Merman: Her Greatest Hits

Say ''Si Si'' (Para Vigo Me Voy) - Bing Crosby & Rosemary Clooney: Fancy Meeting You Here


Outro: Holding On - Todd Gordon: Love dot com



Edward William May Jr (10 Nov 1916 - 22 Jan 2004)